Type B

Cartwright Pickard Architects

85,000 sq ft of office and retail accommodation over six floors, this distinctive building sits at the heart of the Central Business District. Highly flexible in its design, the building has the capacity to accommodate single or multiple occupation.

Building Specification

17,000 sq ft floorplate/ 85,000 sq ft total


Building designed to provide:

  • Open plan floor plates of approximately 17,000 sq ft.
  • Floors designed to split easily into 2, 3 or 4 separate demises.
  • Designed to achieve a BREEAM ‘Excellent’ rating.
  • Will be constructed to ‘institutionally acceptable standards'.



Shell and floor specification designed to provide:

  • Office floor to ceiling height 2.8m suspended ceiling or 3.5m with exposed soffit. 
  • 150mm raised access flooring zone. 
  • 600mm ceiling services zone above a ceiling to be selected by the tenant.
  • Above ground floor loadings of 2.5kN/m2 plus 1kN/m2 imposed load.
  • Structural grid generally 12m x 7.5m. 
  • Planning module grid 1.5m x 1.5m. 
  • 3 passenger lift(s) and 1 goods and fire fighting lift. 
  • WC provision 8 Supaloos including fully accessible and ambulant facilities. 
  • Mechanical and electrical specification designed to 1:8 sq m occupancy. 
  • The proposed mechanical services system is: ceiling mounted four pipe fan coil units.



Ground Floor Plan

GIA: 1,623 sq m/17,470 sq ft

NIA: 1,207 sq m/12,992 sq ft

Net to Gross: 74%

Typical Floor Plan

GIA: 1,770 sq m/19,052 sq ft

NIA: 1,571 sq m/16,910 sq ft

Net to Gross: 89%


A chance to create the needs of your business. From total unit size through to the exact specification, you have the ability to choose from a wide range of options.

  • Manchester Enterprise Zone
  • JLL
  • CBRE
  • MAG
  • BCEG
  • Carillion
  • Church