Thumbs up for £50m conversion of historic mill into apartments

Talbot Mill
Plans to transform one of Manchester’s largest surviving textile mills at a cost of £50m have been approved by Manchester City Council. Under proposals from Capital&Centric, Talbot Mill on Ellesmere Street will be restored and converted into 202 new apartments. Built in 1855, Talbot was a product of Manchester’s textile boom. The industrial beast spearheaded rapid transformation of the Cornbrook area from undeveloped land to industrial hub during the late 19th century. Following the restoration, the mill will be r... For the full story register now for free or login below...