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Old November 2nd, 2015, 10:58 AM   #15941
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In that part of London a sorche of the earth , approach is taken whereby old building are demolished to make way for developments that could be just about anywhere.
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Old November 2nd, 2015, 12:10 PM   #15942
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I don't think the old building look better at all and more importantly, I don't think they are as beneficial to people.
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Old November 2nd, 2015, 12:13 PM   #15943
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Baltimore Tower | Isle of Dogs E14

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=335477

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



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  • Address: 30 Limeharbour, London E14
  • London borough: Tower Hamlets
  • Developer: Galliard Developments
  • Architect: Skidmore, Owings and Merrill
  • Height: 150m
  • Floors: 44



Baltimore Tower viewed from Canary Wharf yesterday, photo by Paul Shears:


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Old November 2nd, 2015, 12:30 PM   #15944
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Lewisham Gateway | Lewisham SE13

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=888804

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



Project facts
  • Address: Lewisham Gateway, Station Road, London SE13
  • London borough: Lewisham
  • Developer: Muse Developments
  • Architect: PRP Architects
  • Cost: £250 million ($380m)
  • Homes: 800



Construction progress at the first phase of Lewisham Gateway:




PA310001 by Geogregor*, on Flickr
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Old November 2nd, 2015, 12:33 PM   #15945
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US Embassy | Nine Elms SW8

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=728176

Official website: http://london.usembassy.gov/new_embassy.html



Project facts
  • Address: 33 Nine Elms Lane, London SW8
  • London borough: Wandsworth
  • Developer: U.S. Federal Government
  • Architect: Kieran Timberlake
  • Cost: $1 billion
  • Floors: 11



The US Embassy from Nine Elms Lane, photos by geogregor:


PA310064 by Geogregor*, on Flickr


PA310063 by Geogregor*, on Flickr
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Old November 2nd, 2015, 12:39 PM   #15946
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Embassy Gardens | Nine Elms SW8

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=1738434

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



Project facts
  • Address: Embassy Gardens, Nine Elms Lane, London SW8
  • London borough: Wandsworth
  • Developer: Ballymore Group
  • Architects: Farrells, FCB Studios, AHMM and FLACQ
  • Homes: 1,982



Phase 1 of Embassy Gardens nearing completion, photos by geogregor:


PA310071 by Geogregor*, on Flickr


PA310065 by Geogregor*, on Flickr
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Old November 2nd, 2015, 12:50 PM   #15947
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Sky Gardens | Nine Elms SW8

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=724626

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



Project facts
  • Address: Sky Gardens, Nine Elms Lane, London SW8
  • London borough: Wandsworth
  • Developer: Fraser Properties
  • Architect: Carey Jones Architects
  • Height: 120m
  • Floors: 35



Sky Gardens rising, photos by geogregor:


PA310031 by Geogregor*, on Flickr


PA310041 by Geogregor*, on Flickr
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Old November 2nd, 2015, 12:54 PM   #15948
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Nine Elms Point | Nine Elms SW8

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showth...hp?p=105526071

Official website: http://www.barratthomes.co.uk/new-ho...ne-Elms-Point/



Project facts
  • Address: 62 Wandsworth Road, London SW8
  • London borough: Wandsworth
  • Developer: Sainsbury's and Barratt London
  • Architect: Rolfe Judd
  • Height: 120m | 90m | 63m
  • Homes: 737



Progress at Nine Elms Point, photos by geogregor:


PA310039 by Geogregor*, on Flickr


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Old November 2nd, 2015, 01:12 PM   #15949
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One Nine Elms | Nine Elms SW8

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=1549489

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



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  • Address: 1 Nine Elms Lane, London SW8
  • London borough: Wandsworth
  • Developer: Dalian Wanda
  • Architect: Kohn Pedersen Fox
  • Height: 200m | 161m
  • Floors: 58 | 43



Piling ongoing at the One Nine Elms site, photos by Frankus Maximus:



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Old November 2nd, 2015, 01:16 PM   #15950
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Vista | Nine Elms SW8

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=1723971

Official website: http://www.berkeleygroup.co.uk/new-h...chelsea-bridge



Project facts
  • Address: Vista, Chelsea Bridge, Queenstown Road, London SW8
  • London borough: Wandsworth
  • Developer: Berkeley Group
  • Architect: Scott Brownrigg
  • Homes: 457
  • Commercial space: 1,257m²



Progress at the Vista site, photo by geogregor:


PA310098 by Geogregor*, on Flickr
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Old November 2nd, 2015, 01:26 PM   #15951
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Battersea Power Station | Nine Elms SW8

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=650929

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



Project facts
  • London borough: Wandsworth
  • Developer: Sime Darby and SP Setia
  • Masterplan architect: Rafael Viñoly
  • Cost: £8 billion ($12bn)
  • Homes: 3,400



Update by geogregor:


PA310085 by Geogregor*, on Flickr


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Old November 2nd, 2015, 01:32 PM   #15952
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Nova Victoria | Victoria SW1

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

Official website: http://www.novasw1.com/



Project facts
  • London borough: Westminster
  • Developer: Land Securities
  • Architect: PLP Architecture
  • Homes: 170
  • Office space: 56,000m²
  • Retail space: 8,000m²



Cladding progress at Nova, photos by geogregor:


PA310029 by Geogregor*, on Flickr


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Old November 2nd, 2015, 01:34 PM   #15953
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Riverwalk | Westminster SW1

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=1679244

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



Project facts
  • Address: 157-161 Millbank, London SW1
  • Borough: Westminster
  • Developer: Ronson Capital Partners
  • Architect: Stanton Williams
  • Floors: 17
  • Homes: 113



Riverwalk nearing completion, photo by geogregor:


PA310053 by Geogregor*, on Flickr
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Old November 2nd, 2015, 01:37 PM   #15954
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66 Chiltern Place | Marylebone W1

London forum thread: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=1618322

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



Project facts
  • Address: 66 Chiltern Street, London W1
  • London borough: Westminster
  • Developer: Ronson Capital Partners
  • Architect: PLP Architecture
  • Floors: 15
  • Homes: 55



66 Chiltern Place rising, photos by koolduct:



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Old November 2nd, 2015, 02:17 PM   #15955
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EVERY SINGLE project great! creative n individual design / unique / distinctive
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Old November 2nd, 2015, 02:28 PM   #15956
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Most of these are a bit too Disneyish on the ugly side but London's getting denser and that's a good thing.
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Old November 2nd, 2015, 02:40 PM   #15957
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Most of these are a bit too Disneyish on the ugly side but London's getting denser and that's a good thing.
Disneyish?
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Old November 2nd, 2015, 03:25 PM   #15958
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Perhaps he hasn't been to Disneyland Paris yet?
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Old November 2nd, 2015, 03:50 PM   #15959
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Most of these are a bit too Disneyish on the ugly side but London's getting denser and that's a good thing.
Preposterous.
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Old November 2nd, 2015, 03:51 PM   #15960
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As always SE9, many thanks for the excellent updates.
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