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Poundswick is about nine miles south of the city centre; east of the M56 motorway, and north of Simons Way. There's good access to other areas of south Manchester and Cheshire. The M56 leads straight onto Princess Parkway, a major route into the city centre. See rehousing area map (pdf).

Living in Poundswick

Poundswick is very close to Wythenshawe civic shopping centre, with its food hall and market. The centre also includes the Wythenshawe Forum a modern, accessible building at the heart of community life; the place to come for leisure, learning and childcare.

The Forum has a swimming pool, gym, sports hall and fitness centre, health centre, children's nursery and job centre.

There are regular buses to the city centre. Plans to extend the Metrolink system through the area would bring fast, frequent trams to the city centre and airport.

Homes to rent in Poundswick

There are around 730 homes rented out by not-for-profit landlords like housing associations and housing trusts. See homes here street-by-street map.

Facilities in Poundswick

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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: low

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

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

graph key:pink boxFamily/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 parts of Wythenshawe