A place to live and work
A life that works for you
Middlewood Locks is a unique new neighbourhood combining city living, green space, community spirit along with a range of amenities and commercial opportunities. Designed to bring people together, this is a place to live and work, creating an ideal balance between location and lifestyle.
There are open public spaces to hold regular events like yoga, open air cinemas and Jazz nights. As the neighbourhood grows there will be even more to see and do.
Middlewood Locks is a community; a place shaped by the people who are part of it.
View the Middlewood Locks masterplan map
Balance your life
Balance the books
We believe that living and earning a living are not mutually exclusive. Middlewood Locks offers a home and somewhere where business and careers can thrive. Local residents and local enterprise combine to create a unique community brimming with energy and optimism.
Housing shaped by people
Homes designed for living
We’ve got room to build a real neighbourhood at Middlewood Locks with a mixture of apartments, maisonettes and townhouses. This is a place where you can put down roots and the perfect place to get your foot onto the property ladder.
A genuine community, the neighbourhood will provide many amenities for residents such as restaurants, delis, shops, nurseries, galleries and a gym.
People who look after you So you can sit back and relax
Our friendly neighbourhood team is based on-site to help you and ensure Middlewood Locks is everything you want it to be.
Open for business
Open to anything
Middlewood Locks will offer over 500,000 sq. ft of Grade A office space, tailor-made to each occupier’s requirements. You’ll be sharing the neighbourhood with a highly skilled workforce and a huge population on your doorstep.
The close proximity of Salford Central railway station will connect your business to the region and the rest of the UK.
Read more about the commercial opportunities.
A place to explore
A place to unwind
At the heart of Middlewood Locks are the three canal basins connected to the River Irwell. This is a place to relax, and enjoy sunny days (contrary to popular belief, the region has the same annual rainfall as Milan).
The waterside environment will be home to houseboats, gardens, woodlands and adventure playgrounds.
Healthy social life
Middlewood Locks promises a healthy and enjoyable life with areas of greenery, interesting walking routes and canal-side beauty. A gym will help you stay fit and a local pub will be somewhere to relax with your friends in the neighbourhood.
In 2013 Manchester was voted as the UK’s best city to live in
Don’t run out of milk
Just walk out the door
Everything will be available locally, such as a convenience store to provide you with a pint of milk, and a coffee shop where you can spend time with friends, family and neighbours to enjoy the genuine sense of community.
“Middlewood Locks – Manchester’s most vibrant new neighbourhood"
- 25 acres
- 900,000 sq ft of commercial space
- 2,215 new homes
- New homes ready to move into now
- Stunning canal side location
- Extensive landscaping
- 8 minutes’ walk to Manchester city centre
Check in your guests
Check out the restaurant
For visitors to your home or business, a new hotel will accommodate them in style and comfort.
The hotel will be a place to impress clients or treat your family with a stunning rooftop restaurant that provides great views and delicious food.