Author Archives: Para Handy

About Para Handy

Industrial Heritage consultant, based in Cape Town. PhD thesis (2004) "Gas and Grain: The Conservation of Networked Industrial Landscapes".

UK: Developer announces plans for Northern Quarter Victorian Mill in Manchester

It is one of Manchester’s last unconverted mills which, upon completion, will offer traditional, canalside apartments; some of them the biggest in the city with lateral lofts of up to 4,000 sq ft of space taking up entire floorplates.
David Worth’s insight:
Oh the irony! "one of Manchester’s last unconverted mills … will offer traditional, canalside apartments". Just read that again "traditional, canalside apartments".