Cobden House

| Manchester City Centre

24/7 Access

Bike Hub

Central Location

Self Contained

Brimming in history, Cobden House was designed by architect Edward Walters for Richard Cobden’s calico printing business in 1839. Today, the refurbished property provides 4,467 sq.ft. of high quality workspace in the heart of Manchester's transport hub.

Cobden House is a unique office development situated in the heart of Manchester and offering fully refurbished workspace fronting Piccadilly Gardens.

Brimming in history, the building was originally called Harvest House and was designed by architect Edward Walters for Richard Cobden’s calico printing business in 1839. The architectural features were inspired by Italian palazzo style which can be seen in many of Edward Walters buildings across Manchester city centre.

Office space is available is on the second floor of the building totalling 4,467 sq.ft. of air conditioned space.

Franco Manca have recently opened in the ground floor retail unit of Cobden House!

You can also visit the Cobden House website here.


The building is full of character and presents a great opportunity for businesses looking to thrive in a vibrant city centre.

Along with a prominent location, Cobden House also provides high specification space that incorporates the following features;

  • Raised floors
  • Suspended ceilings
  • 24-hour, 7-day secure access
  • Air-conditioning
  • VDU compliant lighting
  • Cycle hub
  • Passenger lift
  • Male, female and disabled WC’s to all floors

Manchester’s mainline railway stations, Piccadilly and Victoria, are both within a ten minute walk of the building where services run throughout the day to multiple destinations.

A direct train service to London Euston reaches the capital in just over two hours and Manchester Airport is just a short journey away where flights leave regularly to more than 200 destinations worldwide.

The space is just a minutes walk from two of Metrolink’s main tram stops and is directly adjacent to Piccadilly Gardens’ lively bus terminal.

Cobden House is perfectly located to take advantage of Manchester’s vast and expanding transport hub.


Piccadilly Gardens boasts some of the highest footfall in Manchester, partly due to the varied and abundant amenities.

For a quick lunch stop, neighbouring eateries such as Barburrito, Starbucks and Pret A Manger are all within a couple of minutes’ walk of the building.

Local restaurants also include ASK Italian, Byron, Pizza Express, Zizzi, Nandos, and The Grill on New York Street.

You can also visit the Cobden House website here.

For more information or to arrange a viewing of Cobden House, please fill in the online enquiry form or call Adam Jackson on 01625 588 200.


Cobden House
12-14 Mosley Street
Piccadilly Gardens
M2 3AG

Sq Ft People

Second Floor
24 Hour AccessAir ConditioningParkingRaised Floors

4467 SqFt 40-60 People
£ 7,445 pcm£ 89,340 pa


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All rental figures quoted consist exclusively of the basic rent cost unless otherwise stated.

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