Wilmslow Rd Manchester M14 5LT
Situated outside Platt Court a third of four William Mitchell totems that I have visited – Eastford Square and Newton Heath still extant.
The Hulme exemplar has gone walkabout.
Tower Block tells us this is one 13 storey block containing 62 dwellings along with one 9 storey block containing 70 dwellings.
Built by Direct Labour commissioned by Manchester County Borough Council
Seen here in 1970.
The flats are now gated, so I peeped tentatively through the fencing.
Then chatting to the site’s maintenance gardener I gained access – here is what I saw.