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Old November 20th, 2005, 04:20 PM   #1
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Sovereign Point, Manchester

Sovereign Point

Heights - 66.2m (roof)
Floor Count - 20
Usage - Residential
Architect - DLA
Developer - Jones homes

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This building was completed earlier this year

It is currently the 3rd tallest building in Salford and the tallest at the quays

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Old November 20th, 2005, 04:39 PM   #2
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8/10

Very nice
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Old November 21st, 2005, 10:05 PM   #3
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I like that 8/10
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Old November 21st, 2005, 10:06 PM   #4
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Old November 21st, 2005, 10:34 PM   #5
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Wide, dumpy, two-dimensional theatre set of a building (without the artistry). PVC windows, grey plastic rainscreen cladding, obtrusive ugly balconies, horrible proportions. Jones Homes - be ashamed.

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Old November 21st, 2005, 10:34 PM   #6
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Not bad.

I like those 'fins' that form the edges of the building.

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Old November 21st, 2005, 10:49 PM   #7
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6/10. Average at best. The fins are the only interesting feature, the sides of the building are very plain, the back is utterly abysmal:


It's neighbour Imperial Point is much nicer
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Old November 21st, 2005, 11:59 PM   #8
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Urgh, i hate the colour! whats with the colour!!??

Overall, though, 7/10
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Old November 22nd, 2005, 12:13 AM   #9
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Sorry, its boring. It's just average, not much different to any other apartment block, I'm sure you would agree.
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Old November 22nd, 2005, 12:52 AM   #10
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a abomination if ever i saw one. cheap and nasty
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Old November 22nd, 2005, 01:21 AM   #11
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5/10

Not particularly awful but utterly anonymous and a scandalous waste of an opportunity. Not fit to be in the same neighbourhood as the Lowry and Imperial War Museum.
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Old November 23rd, 2005, 07:21 PM   #12
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It's average. The back is horrible and the colour is depressing. 7/10
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Wide, dumpy, two-dimensional theatre set of a building (without the artistry). PVC windows, grey plastic rainscreen cladding, obtrusive ugly balconies, horrible proportions. Jones Homes - be ashamed.

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I agree with you! It's bloody awful! It looks like a 1960s grey monstrosity!

Ugh.
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Old November 24th, 2005, 09:24 PM   #14
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looks like a 60s refurb. 6/10
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To the truth nothing special.

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