Office for rent

BizSpace Manchester (Empress), Empress Business Centre, 380 Chester Road, Manchester, M16 9EA

£840 per annum
£70 per month


  • Catering facility on site
  • Dedicated onsite team and reception
  • Free parking for customers and visitors
  • Recently modernised while keeping its original Victorian character
  • Secretarial support available, including telephone answering and photocopying



Formerly the site of the Empress Brewery, BizSpace Manchester Old Trafford has been meticulously restored to create high-quality, flexible workspace (view the 360° tour here). With its Victorian charm intact - vaulted ceilings, wrought iron staircases, pillars and exposed brickwork - the centre provides our customers with 24-hour access to a quirky and characterful workplace. Here at the Empress Business Centre we offer first-class, modern facilities, with units that suit businesses of all sizes, ranging 110 to 4,348 sq ft. There is also free parking for customers and visitors, a dedicated on-site team and specialist catering, all within a stones throw of Manchester City Centre.


Where is Empress Business Centre?

Located just 5 minutes drive out of Manchester city centre, our Old Trafford site is sandwiched between the centre of town, Salford Quays and Trafford Park, with great road access. Were just off the A56 with direct access to the M60, M602 and M62, each accessible within 10 minutes. Weve got great access to public transport and the Metrolink, with Cornbrook tram station is just 8 minutes walk away. Bus numbers 84, 255 and 256 stop nearby, and Deansgate and Manchester Oxford Road Station are both within a mile. Weve got an unrivalled network of sites around Greater Manchester in locations like Cheadle, Newton Heath, Hollinwood, Altrincham and Trafford Park.

Offices & Studios

Our Manchester office space consists of 56 office units spread over six floors. These are provided unfurnished, so you can tailor the space to suit your business. If you need more space, you can upgrade to a larger office suite with no penalties, unlike many other business centres.

Workshops & Storage
We offer a number of storage units and workshops to let, with double doors and some with roller shutter access. We also have some split-level units, with industrial space on the ground floor, a kitchen and toilet. The first floor comprises of office space with a toilet.
Meeting Rooms

We have four meeting rooms for hire in our Manchester business centre.

Whats included?

  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Interactive T.V.
  • Projector (Training Room)
  • Unlimited tea/coffee/water

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Virtual Offices & Mailboxes

You'll get a professional business address; we'll keep all your mail safe and secure, and sign for all your deliveries.

We also provide you with mailboxes, starting from £45 per month.

Property Synopsis
Our Empress Business Centre is a modern business environment. As well as office space, we have storage space and workshops to rent, flexible coworking space, meeting rooms for hire and a mailbox service.
Based on Chester Rd in the Old Trafford area, south-west of Manchester city centre.
Nearest train stations are Deansgate, (0.7 miles) and Manchester Oxford Road (1 mile away).
Cornbrook tram station is 0.4 miles away, or an eight-minute walk.
Buses 84, 255 and 256 stop nearby.


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