Description of 50 Finsbury Square
50 Finsbury Square is an office building in London EC2.
Great Portland Estates will be refurbishing the 127,500 sq ft building. The new development will comprise 118,000 sq ft offices and 9,500 sq ft retail.
The building was designed by Foster + Partners and completed in 2000.
2020 December - Work starts on major office refurbishment at 50 Finsbury Square (129,100 sq ft).
2020 July - Great Portland Estates is preparing for the redevelopment. Work starts in early 2021.
2020 - Planning permission for: Redevelopment of existing building including replacement of existing facade, flexible change of use from office (B1a) to office/leisure (Class B1a/D2) floorspace at ground and lower ground level, reconfiguration of retail/office unit layout at ground floor level, repositioning of office entrance, creation of a roof terrace area, installation of green roof, installation of internal mezzanine infills to existing office atrium area, replacement of rooftop plant and associated works. Islington Council ref. no. P2019/3382/FUL.