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Manchester Building Developments

Key Mancunian Architecture in Northwest of England, UK Contemporary Built Environment

post updated 1 October 2021


Building Developments in Manchester

We’ve selected what we feel are the key examples of Manchester Building Developments. We cover completed Mancunian buildings, new building designs, architectural exhibitions and architecture competitions across Manchester. The focus is on contemporary Manchester buildings but information on traditional buildings is also welcome.

We have 5 pages of Manchester Architecture selections with links to hundreds of individual project pages.

Manchester Architecture : news + key projects

Manchester Buildings : A-D

Manchester Building Developments : E-L (this page)

Manchester Building Designs : M-O

Manchester Architecture Designs : P-Z

Manchester Buildings

Key Mancunian Buildings + Property Developments, alphabetical:

Eastgate House, Castlefield
Design: Stephenson Bell

Fountain St offices – proposed tower
Design: Stephenson Bell
16 storeys

Free Trade Hall, Manchester – project
Design: Stephen Hodder Architects

G-Mex Centre

Manchester International Convention Centre
photo © Adrian Welch
Manchester International Convention Centre

Great Northern Tower

Design: Assael Architects

The Green Building
early 2006
Design: Farrells – previously Terry Farrell & Partners
19 New Wakefield St, Macintosh Village, south central Manchester
for Taylor Woodrow developments

The Hacienda, Whitworth Street
Design: Ben Kelly Architects
Hacienda Apartments Manchester building developments
photo © Adrian Welch
The Hacienda : closed, as Fac 51 once home to Factory Records’ famous club

The Haçienda apartments

Design: Stephenson Bell

3 Hardman Street
Design: Sheppard Robson Architects
Reported as the largest office development outside London

Harvey Nichols Manchester

Design: Lifschutz Davidson Architects

Heaton Hall & Park Regeneration
Design: Stephen Hodder Architects

Holt Town Watefront housing, east Manchester
Architects included Studio Egret West and Edaw
Developer: Cibitas Investments; £1.2bn approximate building construction cost; 38 hectares

Hulme Bridge, south central Manchester

Design: Wilkinson Eyre Architects

Imperial War Museum North
Design: Studio Daniel Libeskind
Imperial War Museum building
picture © Adrian Welch
Imperial War Museum Manchester

Imperial War Museum North External Spaces : Designs
5 architects shortlisted
Imperial War Museum Manchester building development
image from architect office
Imperial War Museum North

John Rylands Library, Deansgate
Basil Champneys
John Rylands Manchester Building Developments
building photo © Adrian J Welch
John Rylands Library : Gothic architecture

King Street
Stephen Hodder Architects

King Street
CR Cockerell Architect

L’Homme – Men’s shop, central Manchester
Stephen Hodder Architects with Andree Putman and Ecart International of Paris

Light House apartments, Church Street
Conran Group
169 apartments: 108 in new-build 20 storey Light House + 61 in original Pall Mall House; Developer: Stonehurst Estates ; £32m

Lowry Centre, Salford
Lowry Centre building
photo © AJW
Lowry Centre Salford

More Mancunian Building Developments online soon

Location: Manchester, Northwest of England, UK

Manchester Architecture Design

Manchester Architects

Manchester Building News

View along Deansgate:
Deansgate Manchester Building Developments
building – photo © Isabelle Lomholt

Links relevant to Manchester Architecture

Liverpool Architecture

Morecombe Bay Competition

Key Contemporary Ian Simpson – Manchester Architect

Manchester building photographs © Adrian Welch

Manchester building photos © Matthew Ansell

Ian Simpson – other Manchester Buildings
2-4 Chester Road, Castlefield, Manchester: 2005-
Crown Building, central/north Manchester: 2006-
ATS Site, central/south Manchester: 2006-
Green Room Theatre, Manchester: 1996
Museum of Science & Industry, Manchester: 1996
Merchant’s Warehouse, Castlefield, Manchester: 1997
Manchester Museum, Manchester: 2003
New Islington apartments, Manchester: 2005
Bury New Road, Salford: 2006-
Ossington Court, south Manchester: 2006-
Sportcity, Manchester: -2008

Visit Manchester

Manchester Housing

Salford Buildings

Buildings / photos for the Manchester Architecture Developments page welcome