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Old April 8th, 2015, 04:16 AM   #13741
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King's Cross Central | King's Cross N1C

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=505188

Official website: http://www.kingscross.co.uk/



Project facts
  • New mixed-use district on formerly disused industrial land, to be complete by 2020
  • Cost: £2.3 billion ($3.9bn)
  • Homes: 2,000
  • Commercial space: 743,000m²
  • Site area: 54 hectares


Mr Cladding brings us these photos of the new district at Kings Cross in the spring sunshine:


Urbanest Kings Cross by Mr Cladding, on Flickr


Behind the Hoardings by Mr Cladding, on Flickr


Welcome to Kings Cross by Mr Cladding, on Flickr
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Old April 8th, 2015, 06:30 PM   #13742
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Hello !

Great job here

About King's Cross do we have a final render..?
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Old April 8th, 2015, 07:57 PM   #13743
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Of the entire district? not that I know of...

There are so many updates to post but I'm tired and want a nap. Where the hell is SE9 anyway, I thought he'd be back by now
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Old April 8th, 2015, 08:17 PM   #13744
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Imperial West
80 Wood Lane, London W12

Height: 105m | Floors: 35 | Developer: Imperial College London

Links: London forum thread | Official website








Mr Cladding has these photos of construction at Imperial's new £3bn campus:


Imperial West (u/c) by Mr Cladding, on Flickr


Imperial West (u/c) by Mr Cladding, on Flickr
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Old April 8th, 2015, 08:35 PM   #13745
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Skyline, Woodberry Down
Manor House, N4

Development facts: 101m | 31 fl | 4,284 homes | Under construction



chest with this photo across the victorian rooftops to the tower construction:

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Old April 8th, 2015, 08:57 PM   #13746
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St James's Market | St James's W1

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=1368959

Official website: http://www.thecrownestate.co.uk/urba...s/development/



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  • Address: 14-20 Regent Street and 52-56 Haymarket, London W1
  • Developer: The Crown Estate and Oxford Properties
  • Architect: Make Architects
  • Cost: £320 million ($480m)
  • Floorspace: 31,500m²

Latest progress courtesy of geogregor:


DSC09624 by Geogregor*, on Flickr


DSC09622 by Geogregor*, on Flickr
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Old April 9th, 2015, 08:29 AM   #13747
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Nova Victoria - £2.2bn project | Victoria SW1

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=430049

The £2.2 billion ($3.5bn) Nova Victoria project, situated by Victoria station, will provide office, residential and retail space:

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They've started on the white fins behind the portacabins although difficult to spot.



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Old April 9th, 2015, 09:21 AM   #13748
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Wood Wharf E14

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=317626

Official website: http://www.woodwharf.com/



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  • Developer: Canary Wharf Group
  • Cost: £2 billion ($3bn)
  • Homes: 3,610
  • Office space: 175,000m²
  • Retail space: 35,000m²
  • Public space: 8.9 acres

Dock reclamation and site preparation work at Wood Wharf, by Core Rising:


IMG_6977.jpg by corerising, on Flickr


IMG_6984.jpg by corerising, on Flickr
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Old April 9th, 2015, 01:07 PM   #13749
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Amazing London, Such diversity.
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Old April 9th, 2015, 09:24 PM   #13750
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52 Lime Street | City of London EC3

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=1528916

Official website: http://52limestreet.co.uk/



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  • Address: 52-54 Lime Street, London EC3
  • Developer: W.R. Berkley
  • Architect: Kohn Pedersen Fox
  • Height: 192m
  • Floors: 39


Today at 52 Lime Street, photos by chest:



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Old April 9th, 2015, 11:36 PM   #13751
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How does Nova Victoria cost 2 billion?
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Old April 10th, 2015, 02:32 AM   #13752
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Television Centre | White City W12

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=1398684

Official website: http://www.television-centre.com/



The Television Centre project was approved last night by Hammersmith & Fulham council:

- Planning Resource: Green light for BBC TV centre plans

- Get West London: BBC Television Centre plans given approval



Project facts
  • Cost: £1 billion ($1.6bn)
  • Homes: 1025
  • Hotel, cinema, leisure club and retail
  • Developer: Stanhope

Mr Cladding with these photos of work getting underway at Television Centre:


BBC Television Center (u/c) by Mr Cladding, on Flickr


BBC Television Center (u/c) by Mr Cladding, on Flickr
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Old April 10th, 2015, 03:52 AM   #13753
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White Collar Factory | Old Street EC1

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=361792

Official website: http://whitecollarfactory.com/



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  • Address: White Collar Factory, Old Street Yard, London EC1
  • Developer: Derwent London
  • Architect: AHMM
  • Floorspace: 27,220m²

Mr Cladding once again, with this update from London's famously picturesque Old St roundabout:


White Collar Factory (u/c) by Mr Cladding, on Flickr
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Old April 10th, 2015, 08:00 AM   #13754
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London City Island | Leamouth Peninsula E14

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=390192

Official website: http://www.londoncityisland.com/



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  • Developer: Ballymore Group
  • Architect: Glenn Howells Architects, John Pardey Architects and Jestico+Whiles
  • Cost: £2 billion ($3.2bn)
  • Homes: 3,000

Captured from the sky, on a flight into LCY, by uk.de - on the right you can also see the Crossrail Limmo Peninsula shaft:

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Old April 10th, 2015, 09:11 AM   #13755
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Mr Cladding with these photos of work getting underway at Television Centre:
Great to see a 1960s building being renovated with its original architecture preserved, something Britain has been struggling to do recently.

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Old April 10th, 2015, 02:41 PM   #13756
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How does Nova Victoria cost 2 billion?
I think you'll find these figures quoted are the final projected value of the properties once completed and let.
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Old April 10th, 2015, 02:52 PM   #13757
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Old April 11th, 2015, 01:00 AM   #13758
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Capital Towers , Stratford

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Old April 11th, 2015, 02:39 AM   #13759
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A new proposal submitted for planning. It will help to tie the City, Broadgate and London Wall clusters together.

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One Crown Place
17-29 Sun Street, 1-17 Crown Place and 8-16 Earl Street

Height: 123m/107m AGL (137m/121m AOD)| Floors: 33/29 | Architect: KPF | Developer: AlloyMTD (Jersey) Ltd

Planning application: Hackney
http://planning.hackney.gov.uk/North...DAURI=PLANNING


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Old April 12th, 2015, 09:44 AM   #13760
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Of the entire district? not that I know of...

There are so many updates to post but I'm tired and want a nap. Where the hell is SE9 anyway, I thought he'd be back by now
Back now

Lots of updates and a new tower proposal whilst I've been away. Good stuff!
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