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Harpurhey Central

Harpurhey Central is on Rochdale Road just over two miles north of the city centre. Rochdale Road is a major route from Manchester to the north and the M60 motorway. See rehousing area map (pdf).

Living in Harpurhey Central

All homes are within walking distance of the North City Centre complex. As well as smaller shops, there's a large Asda store, a covered market, post office, medical centre, police station, library and sixth form college. There are modern Sure Start facilities for families with young children, a leisure and fitness centre, and a modern swimming pool.

There are frequent buses run along Rochdale Road from Manchester to Middleton and Rochdale. The vibrant city centre, with its shops, entertainment and leisure facilities is just a few minutes journey.

Most homes are close to the job and training opportunities at Central Manchester Business park. Boggart Hole Clough, one of Manchester's largest parks, is less than a mile up Rochdale Road.

Homes to rent in Harpurhey Central

There are around 900 homes rented out by not-for-profit landlords like housing associations and housing trusts. See homes here: street-by-street map.

Facilities in Harpurhey 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 box Singles/Couples 16 to 40
Availability: below average

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

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

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

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