About the Area

A super trendy neighbourhood. Born from the Northern Quarter’s expansion, you can find many properties to rent in Ancoats, ranging from regenerated mill buildings. There are now luxury apartments around Loom Street to buildings such as Ice Plant apartments and Royal Mills. Houses to rent in Ancoats are also becoming more popular.


Offices, bars and restaurants are all opening up, such as Viet Shack, Kettlebell Kitchen, Trove, Sugo Pasta Kitchen and the infamous Rudy’s pizza (so good they opened another across town on St Peter’s St). The expansion of Great Ancoats Street area has kept a real neighbourhood and community feel throughout its development.


Ancoats has been named the 13th coolest neighbourhood in the world


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