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Cheetham Hill

Cheetham Hill is less than two miles north of the city centre. The housing is in two main parts: between Smedley Lane and Queens Road in the south of the area (nearest the city centre); and west of Cheetham Hill Road in Cheetham Hill itself. Cheetham Hill Road is a major route from the north into the city. See rehousing area map (pdf).

Living in Cheetham Hill

Cheetham Hill Road is a busy, vibrant, refurbished area of shops, supermarkets, stalls and banks. There are cafes and a post office there too.

The Abraham Moss centre (Crescent Road, Crumpsall) is within half a mile. It has swimming pools, a gymnasium, sauna, squash courts, fitness suite, sports pitches, and a whole range of activities like aerobics, gymnastics, karate, junior clubs and much more. There's a theatre with regular plays and concerts, and a modern library too.

There's good public transport from all parts, with regular buses down Cheetham Hill Road; the vibrant city centre, with its shops, entertainment and leisure facilities is just a few minutes journey. Most homes are less than half a mile away from one of the two Metrolink stations in neighbouring Crumpsall - there are frequent, speedy trams between Bury and Manchester city centre.

Homes to rent in Cheetham Hill

There are around 1,250 homes rented out by not-for-profit landlords like housing associations and housing trusts. See homes here: street-by-street map.

Facilities in Cheetham Hill

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The graph shows the average availability of homes here. The higher the availability, the better your chances. But it depends on your rehousing priority too.

availability graph

graph key: blue box Singles/Couples 16 to 40
Availability: below average

graph key:orange box Singles/Couples 40 to 60
Availability: below average

graph key:green box Singles/Couples over 60
Availability: very good

graph key:pink box Family/adult groups 2 beds
Availability: average

graph key:navy box Family/adult groups 3 beds
Availability: very low

graph key:red box Family/adult groups 4+ beds
Availability: extremely low

See availability in other North Manchester areas