2 bed Flat (for sale) Great Northern Tower, 1 Watson Street, Manchester M3

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Julie Twist Properties - City Centre Branch
239 Deansgate, Manchester
0161 506 9576
First Published

18th Oct 2019

Last Published

23rd Jun 2020



  • Type: Flat
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Listing status: sale
  • Country: England


Description Julie Twist Properties are delighted to present this penthouse triplex apartment in the well renowned Great Northern Tower development. Situated on the 13th and 14th floors, the property boasts spectacular views over the city centre, Deansgate Square and Beetham Tower. Entering on the 13th floor into a welcoming, bright hallway with ample storage and floor to ceiling windows showcasing east facing city centre views. Stairs lead up to the main apartment level and another hallway offering more storage and access to the rest of the apartment. The main living area is very impressive with floor to ceiling windows, vaulted ceilings and 180 degree city centre views. It offers a huge entertaining space large enough for both a lounge and dining area and opening onto the modern, open plan, fully fitted kitchen and breakfast bar. The living area also offers access to the south facing private roof terrace with stunning views, a perfect place to spend the summer months. The property also includes a secure parking space.

Great Northern Tower is an iconic building and considered one of Manchester most prestigious residential developments. Located right in the heart of the city centre, just off Deansgate, everything really is right on the doorstep. Train stations such as Oxford Road and Deansgate are just over 5 minutes' walk away and the nearest Metrolink is just 2 minutes' walk away. Well known areas such as Spinningfields, Peter Street and Deansgate offer a multitude of restaurants, cafes, shops and bars.

General Rental Yield: 5.0% (Based on estimated rental of £1900pcm)
Service Charge: £3,000 pa approx.
Ground Rent: £275.97 pa approx
Lease: 150 years from 31 December 2003
Council Tax Band: F, Aprx £2377.58 pa
Management Company: Rendall & Rittner

hallway Laminate flooring, wall lights, access to two storage cupboards, wall mounted heater, double glazed window and stairs leading to floor above.

Landing Laminate flooring, double glazed floor to ceiling windows on staircase, wall lights, access to storage cupboard housing the boiler and plumbing for a washing machine, access to another storage cupboard, wall mounted heater and intercom.

Living room Double glazed floor to ceiling windows, superb city centre views, air conditioning, vaulted ceilings, laminate flooring, wall mounted heaters, phone/TV point, ceiling lights and wall lights.

Kitchen Open plan to the living area, the kitchen has recently refurbished to a high specification German make "kitchenhaus" comprises a number of wall and base units, matching worktop with high tech Elica Nikola Tesla hob and built in extractor fan, integrated fridge/freezer, integrated dishwasher, built-in oven, built-in microwave, ceramic sink with mixer tap and drainer, double glazed door leading to the private terrace, spotlights and extractor.

Master bedroom Double-glazed sliding door to the balcony, laminate flooring, two wall lights, spotlights, glass ceiling section to the mezzanine area above, staircase to the mezzanine level, wall heater and access to the ensuite bathroom.

Ensuite Accessed from the master bedroom the ensuite bathroom comprises shower cubicle, WC, sink with mixer tap, partially tiled walls, tiled flooring, wall mirror and spotlights.

Second bedroom Double-glazed window, laminate flooring, wall mounted heater, and ceiling lighting.

Bathroom Three piece bathroom comprising bath with shower attachment, WC, sink with mixer tap, shaver point, wall mirror, partially tiled walls, tiled flooring and spotlights.

Mezzanine Double glazed floor-to-ceiling windows, carpeted flooring, access to the walk-in wardrobe, ceiling lighting and glass floor section to the bedroom below.

Parking There is one allocated parking space included in the sale of the property.


Local info for M3

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Property Value Data/Graphs for M3

Property Type % Avg. current value Avg. # beds Avg. # bathrooms
Flat 96% £275,940 1.9 1.1
Studio 2.5% £107,930 0.1 1
Town house 0.7% £435,375 3.3 2.5
Parking/garage 0.3% £31,250 0 0
Other 0.3% £730,000 4 2.5
Semi-detached house 0.2% £210,000 5 1

Area Information

Average Price Paid




Current Average Value


Value Change

£48,352 21.5%


Current Asking Prices in M3 Average: £273,420

Property Type 1 Bed 2 Beds 3 Beds 4 Beds 5 Beds
Houses £92,500 (2) £386,500 (1) £605,000 (3) - £403,333 (3)
Flats £165,808 (149) £286,117 (366) £439,679 (66) £1,895,000 (1) £535,000 (1)
All £164,837 (151) £286,391 (367) £446,867 (69) £1,895,000 (1) £436,250 (4)

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