Welcome to co-living, where you’re in control

Rent an en-suite room, studio or one bedroom apartment

Join a growing community seeking the vibrancy and convenience of city life, all set within extensive landscaped gardens and great amenities.

Square Gardens is a new place to live and a new way to rent in Manchester City Centre.

Choose between co-living (your own en-suite room in a shared apartment), studio or one bedroom apartment.

With a choice of sizes and tiers, enjoy the comfort of your own space, with direct access to fantastic social amenities and services, including gym and wellness centre, co-working spaces and extensive social areas, including cinema room and private dining area.

All the benefits of a city centre lifestyle.

Removing all the usual headaches of renting, everyone benefits from an individual tenancy agreement with one monthly fee, including all utilities, super-fast Wi-Fi and access to all facilities.

Designed to bring people together to connect and share experiences.

Located right in the heart of Manchester, Square Gardens is part of First Street, putting one of Manchester’s fastest growing and exciting communities right on your doorstep.

Between the Mancunian way, Deansgate and Oxford Road stations, Square Gardens benefit from easy connections to local and national transport networks, as well as Manchester’s vibrant line up of shops, bars, restaurants, museums, galleries, theatres and more only a short walk away.


Co-living by Downing Living at Square Gardens

Downing Living is an established residential developer, for over 30 years, creating places for people to live, work and enjoy.

We care about delivering excellent rental experiences – city centre locations across the UK, well connected and designed for maximum comfort and convenience.

With a proven track record delivering student living by Downing Students, we’re putting our development and management expertise and experience to bringing a new generation of co-living to the heart of Manchester.

Downing Living is part of the Downing Group