Eccles Tower, Church Street, Eccles
This project is a residential development of land and property generally bounded by Church Street, Vicarage Grove and Birkdale Grove, Eccles, performed on behalf of Silverlane Developments (NW) Limited.
The development involves the demolition of existing properties and the erection of a multi-storey building comprising of 272 one, two and three bedroom apartments along with 685 square metres of ground floor commercial space of use classes A1, A2, A3, A4, B1, D1 and D2.
The accommodation takes the form of a ground plus 3 / 4 / 5 storey podium and a tower of ground plus 22 storeys. The podium is three sided and addresses Church Street, Vicarage Grove and Birkdale Grove.
The podium contains commercial space, apartment entrances, plant and service areas; it also provides 19 car spaces and 168 cycle spaces. Behind the podium there is a planted courtyard that provides a private and easily accessible amenity space for residents.
Architects: Jeffrey Bell Architects