A scheme backed by Manchester City FC’s Vincent Kompany, a 30-storey SimpsonHaugh tower, and the latest residential development from One Manchester are all set for consent at next week’s planning committee.
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Swan Street Tower
Developer: Sir Robert McAlpine, Britannia Group, Prime Developers, and Foundation Real Estate
Number of storeys: 30, 12 and 5
Number of apartments: 358 build-to-rent, and 12 serviced
Planner: Avison Young
Civil engineer: Curtins
Landscape architect: Optimised Environments
The McAlpine JV submitted a planning application for the £85m scheme last September, on the site of Swan House. The project is set for approval subject to section 106 agreements for off-site affordable housing and public realm improvements in New Cross.
M4nchester Two, Bengal Street
Developer: Northern Group and Manchester City FC captain Vincent Company
Number of storeys: 10
Number of apartments: 75
Office space: 33,600 sq ft
Planner: Cushman & Wakefield
The scheme is earmarked for consent, subject to the signing of a section 106 agreement which keeps the development as a PRS scheme for a certain period with a review mechanism at a future date.
Pottery Lane, West Gorton
Developer: One Manchester
Number of homes: 115
Planner: Paul Butler Associates
The development is made up of 13 two-storey houses, 102 apartments with car parking, and landscaping over two sites on either side of Gorton Lane. The homes are set for a mix of shared ownership and rent to buy.