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Chorlton Central

Chorlton is about four miles south of the city centre, based around the junction of Wilbraham Road and Barlow Moor Road. It's not far from Princess Parkway - a major route into the city from the M56 and the motorway network. See rehousing area map (pdf).


Living in Chorlton Central

Chorlton is a cosmopolitan neighbourhood with traditional residential family areas alongside younger, vibrant communities. There are lots of local shops and small supermarkets, and a larger Morrisons supermarket in Chorlton centre.

Chorlton has a choice of bars and restaurants, as well as banks, a post office and library. There are very frequent buses along Barlow Moor Road from Didsbury to the centre of Chorlton, Manchester and the university.

The vibrant city centre, with its shopping, leisure and entertainment is just a 15 minute journey. There's easy access to the river meadows and water parks of the Mersey valley.

Homes to rent in Chorlton Central

There are around 660 homes rented out by not-for-profit landlords like housing associations and housing trusts. See homes here: street-by-street map.

Facilities in Chorlton Central

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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 boxSingles/Couples 16 to 40
Availability: extremely low

graph key:orange boxSingles/Couples 40 to 60
Availability: low

graph key:green boxSingles/Couples over 60
Availability:  low

graph key:pink boxFamily/adult groups 2 beds
Availability: very low

graph key:navy boxFamily/adult groups 3 beds
Availability: extremely low

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

See availability in other South Manchester areas