Flat conversion for former PwC office

ONE of PwC's former offices in Manchester city centre is to be converted into a £3.5m apart-hotel.

Macclesfield landlord Magnus has secured permission to turn the 41,500 sq ft Abacus Court on Minshull Street into 63 apartments.

Serviced apartment network SACO will operate the flats having taken a 15-year lease at £540,000 a year.

Abacus Court was the home of accountancy firm Coopers & Lybrand which merged with Price Waterhouse in 1998 to create PwC. The group retained space at Abacus Court and mov... For the full story register now for free or login below...