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Manchester - The Printworks, Exchange Square Unit 21 - 23

Ground Floor 4,479 sq.ft | Additional 385 sq.ft | Rent Upon Application

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Printworks is Manchester’s premier leisure scheme and one of the top-performing schemes in the country attracting almost 8 million visitors each year. The scheme is approximately 350,000 sq ft and is home to a 23 screen, 4,723 seat Vue cinema (with IMAX), a 33,000 sq ft Nuffield Health Centre and 16 restaurants and bars, including Hard Rock Cafe, Wagamama, Tiger Tiger, O’Neills, Nandos, Yates and Walkabout.

Printworks is situated on Exchange Square, with neighbouring occupiers including The Corn Exchange, Manchester Arndale, Manchester Arena, Victoria Train Station and the Co-Op Headquarters. A new Metrolink stop now sits outside Printworks, on Exchange Square.

The Printworks is about to undergo a £9m refurbishment which will include enhancement of the external façade and the introduction of Europe’s largest full span digital ceiling. Works are due to complete in autumn 2020.

  • Manchester Arndale - 1.4 million sq ft shopping centre anchored by Next, Marks and Spencer and Selfridges with footfall of 42 million visitors a year.
  • Manchester Arena - 21,000 capacity event and live music arena, attracting over 1 million visitors each year.
  • The Corn Exchange - 14 new restaurants and 114 appartment Roomzzz are now open.
  • The National Football Museum - ‘The worlds biggest football museum’ attracting approx. 500,000 visitors each year.
  • NOMA - an £800m, 20 acre re-development site surrounding the new Co-Op HQ, including 1.3 million sq ft of offices and over 1,000 apartments.
  • Victoria Train Station - New line running from St Peter’s Square to Victoria Station with a stop at Exchange Square helping increase passenger numbers to circa 12 million.
21 23 The Printworks 20261


This fitted former restaurant occupies a very prominent position within the Printworks.

The premises are arranged over ground and mezzanine level to provide the following approximate floor areas.

UNIT NO sq.m. sq.ft.
Ground Floor 416.11 sq m (4,479 sq.ft)
Mezzanine 35.76 sq m (385 sq.ft)
(All measurements have been calculated in imperial and converted to metric).


A new lease for a term to be agreed.


Upon Application

Service Charge

£49,406.00 per annum

From verbal enquiries, we understand the premises are assessed for rates as follows:-
Rateable Value £167,000.00
Interested parties are advised to make their own enquiries to the Local Authority (Tel. 03000 501 501) or visit


Monday - Saturday - 10am - 11.30pm

Sunday - 10am - 11pm


1.The ingoing party is to be responsible for their own legal costs incurred in this transaction.

2. All figures quoted are exclusive of VAT where applicable.


The property has an EPC rating: C74. A copy of the EPC is available upon request.


Appointments to view should be made strictly by appointment through Metis Real Estate Advisors or Savills.

Suzanne Wainwright:

Dan Davies:

Luke Nicholson:

Code of Practice

The landlord accepts the principles of the Code of Practice for Commercial Leases in England and Wales. Alternative lease terms are available on request. A copy of the Code of Practice can be obtained from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, 12 Great George Street, Parliament Square, London, SW1P 3AD, Tel: 0207 334 3795 or alternatively from the website:

Subject To Contract & Without Prejudice

Misrepresentation Clause

  • Status: Available
  • Area sq ft: 4,864
  • Area m sq: 451.88
  • Location: Manchester