Boutique hotel set for Manchester city centre

The former Midland Bank headquarters on King Street, Manchester, housed in a building designed by Victorian architect Sir Edwin Lutyens, will be transformed into a 60-room boutique hotel with rooms modelled on Japanese guesthouses and Tuscan villas.

There are also plans to include a restaurant, roof garden and private members' club.

The property has been dubbed 'Hotel Gotham' and the project is due to be completed in 2015. 

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