View to the 101 Whitechapel High Street site from Whitechapel High Street.

View to the 101 Whitechapel High Street site from Whitechapel High Street.


101 Whitechapel High Street

101 Whitechapel High Street, London E1 7RA
Local Authority:
Tower Hamlets
Mixed use

Description of 101 Whitechapel High Street

101 Whitechapel High Street is a mixed-use development in Aldgate, London E1.

The new landmark office building designed by Foster + Partners will provide 470,000 sq ft of high-quality office space with retail uses on the ground floor.

It will also provide new facilities for the local primary school, Canon Barnett, including a multi-use and modern playground tucked away from the toxic air and noise pollution. The school will have a new annexe building and other enhanced facilities for the school to accommodate additional learning space.

The site is located on the corner of Whitechapel High Street and Commercial Street.


2018 - Planning application submitted for: Demolition of 98 ?105 Whitechapel High Street, 2 - 6 Commercial Street and the western annex of the Canon Barnett Primary School; retention of the façade of 102 -105 Whitechapel High Street; to facilitate a redevelopment to provide buildings ranging from ground plus 3 ?19 storeys, comprising office floorspace (Class B1), retail floorspace (Class A1-A5), educational floorspace (Class D1); relocation and expansion of the existing school playground; associated car and cycle parking, hard and soft landscaping and other associated works. Tower Hamlets ref. no. PA/18/02615/A1.

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The nearest tube, train and bus stations.
Aldgate East Underground Station
District, Hammersmith-city
Aldgate East Station
205, 25, 254, N205, N25, N253, 115, 135, 15, N15, N550, 242

News: (2)

Public consultation

South Street Asset Management is showcasing the revised plans to transform the corner of Whitechapel High Street and Commercial Street at the virtual village hall consultation event on 28 July at 6pm.

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21/07/2020 17:15 by Buildington

101 Whitechapel High Street mixed-use development in Aldgate, London E1 - new on Buildington!

06/03/2019 11:10 by Buildington

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