|3 Hardman Street|
3 Hardman Street
|Type|| Office |
|Location||3 Hardman Street, Manchester, England|
|Roof||75 m (246 ft)|
|Floor area||369,800 square feet (34,360 m2)|
|Design and construction|
|Developer||Allied London Properties|
|Structural engineer||Capita Symonds|
|Main contractor||Bovis Lend Lease|
3 Hardman Street is a 16-storey high-rise building in Spinningfields, Manchester, England. At 75 metres, it is currently the third-tallest building in the Spinningfields area (after 1 Spinningfields and the Manchester Civil Justice Centre) and the tenth-tallest building in Manchester.
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3 Hardman Street was designed by architects Sheppard Robson, as part of the Allied London project regenerating Spinningfields into a major business centre. According to Allied London chief executive Mike Ingall, "3 Hardman Street has been designed in particular for the financial and professional services sector for Manchester".
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