Description of 33 Charterhouse
33 Charterhouse is an office development overlooking Smithfield in London EC1.
The project comprises of 192,000 sq ft office space, retail space and all floors excess 20,000 ft² of BREEAM excellence.
Just 100 yards from Farringdon Station. On the corner of Charterhouse Street and Farringdon Road, just 100m from Farringdon Station and immediately opposite the future Museum of London site at Smithfield General Market.
Since acquisition by Helical and Ashby Capital in May 2019, planning consent has been obtained to enhance the ground floor configuration and to add an additional floor of 13,175 sq ft within the envelope of the existing design, such that the property will now provide c.200,000 sq ft of office accommodation over ground plus ten floors.
The building is due to complete in summer 2022.
Also known as Charterhouse Place.
2020 - Work started on site in February 2020 and had a two-week suspension in activity on site due to Covid-19.
2019 - Demolition commences.
2019 May - Helical plc and AshbyCapital acquire the site, in a 50:50 joint venture, from private clients of Nuveen Real Estate. The site has an existing planning consent for a building designed by Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands for 192,000 sq ft of offices and ground floor retail. Demolition has already been undertaken and the site is vacant. Construction will commence later this year with completion anticipated early in 2022.