Description of Maersk House
Maersk House was an office building in Aldgate, City of London E1. It was demolished to make way for One Braham office building.
See also: One Braham
The former Beagle House was renamed after Danish business conglomerate Maersk, whose head office is in this building.
Built in 1973.
Maersk House is just a few hundred metres from Aldgate East underground station.
2015 May - planning application submitted for:
Demolition of all existing structures and erection of a mixed use development comprising flexible retail floorspace (2,010sq.m) at ground level (Use Classes A1-A3), with office (Use class B1) floorspace above (33,459 sq.m (GIA)) contained within a single building of ground floor plus 17 storeys (and an additional two storeys of enclosed plant at roof level and two basement levels) allowing for a maximum height of 88.15m AOD to parapet, and associated public realm landscaping.
Ref no PA/15/01209 development.towerhamlets.gov.uk