One Port Street, Northern Quarter
Redefining city living in Manchester’s creative capital, Select Property are excited to announce our most iconic development to date, One Port Street, launching in 2023.
One Port Street is the first development within the Prestige Collection – our flagship residential brand characterised by five-star hospitality, unmatched amenity, and sustainability. With the charm of a boutique hotel and the exclusivity of a private members’ club, residents will have access to lifestyle benefits unrivalled anywhere else in Manchester.
Designed by renowned architectural firm responsible for transforming Manchester’s skyline, SimpsonHaugh, One Port Street’s design innovates resident experience like never before. Interior design is inspired by the warehouse-chic essence of the Northern Quarter, embracing raw architectural elements including wood, stone and fire to create a stylish urban sanctuary in the heart of the action. One Port Street is set to become as synonymous with the Northern Quarter as the Hilton is with Deansgate.
As Generation-Z – known as the ‘Green Generation’ – dominate more of the rental market year-on-year, sustainable living features are no longer a ‘nice-to-have’, but a ‘must-have’.
Due to its prime location in the heart of a popular area with high daily footfall, great care has been taken to ensure that One Port Street prioritises social, environmental, and economic needs of the wider city. The building has been designed with low or zero carbon energy generating technologies. Features include resident carparking with electric charging capacity; 22,000 sq ft of public green space to create a green gateway to the city centre for existing and future residents of the area; initiatives to assist in species adaptation; and more to be revealed when the development launches in 2023.
With a population expanding as rapidly as its skyline, Manchester remains the leading UK city for house price and rental growth over the next five years. Making One Port Street’s location even more desirable, a commercial-led master development has been proposed just a few minutes’ walk from the development with 1 million sq. ft of office space.
A recent report shared that the former Central Retail Park site is a potential headquarters for the UK Government’s Civil Service department, generating a possible 8,000 jobs. The focus for the site is delivery of high-quality architecture and urban design, acres of green space and improved links and permeability for pedestrian and cycle routes.
“Were the Government Property Agency (GPA) to commit to offices at the former Central Retail Park, this would provide the catalyst to deliver the masterplan and provide socio-economic benefits, including new high-quality jobs,” the report says.
Join the waiting list to find out more about One Port Street, launching in Q1 2023. Already 40% sold out to our VIP investors during the pre-launch phase, the development is in incredibly high demand among our global community. We can’t wait to share more details with you in the new year.