Another of Manchester’s historic mills, The London Warehouse on Ducie Street, formerly known as The Place Apartments, is getting a makeover as owners look to transform it into a contemporary aparthotel.

The 120,000 sq ft Grade II listed building built in 1867 has been bought by local property firm Capital & Centric, and work has already started to transform the interiors into a high four-star aparthotel, operated by ASAP Quality Accredited Operator Member Go Native.

The ground floor space will become a residents lounge, restaurant, bar and café with work spaces in the lobby, all of which will be open to the public, and refurbishment is expected to be completed in mid-2018.

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