81 Newgate Street

St Paul's EC1A
E
Commercial

Key Details

Address
81 Newgate Street, London EC1A 7AJ
Use Classes
E
Website

Overview

81 Newgate Street is a mixed-use development in the City of London EC2.

The scheme will provide more than 67,500m2 of flexible office space, retail and leisure spaces, publicly and privately accessible roof terraces and a rooftop restaurant.

There will be a public walkway through the building improving pedestrian mobility at the St Paul’s Cathedral area.

The existing 10-storey BT Centre is the former British Telecom's headquarters building with ca 47,905m2 of office floorspace.

Planning History

2020 June - Plans approved by the City of London for the part refurbishment and part demolition, excavation and redevelopment involving the erection of an additional four storeys to provide a ground plus 13-storey building with a publicly accessible route through the site, incorporating gym and swimming pool (Use Class D2) at basement levels, gym and flexible floor area uses (Use Classes A1-A5, B1, D2) at basement level, retail (A1-A5) at ground floor level with access to offices and rooftop restaurant and public viewing gallery, office accommodation (Use Class B1a) from levels 1-13, roof top restaurant (Use Class A3) and publicly and privately accessible roof terraces, landscaping and other associated works. Architect: Kohn Pedersen Fox. A development by Orion Capital Managers and Pella Real Estate Partners. Ref. no. 20/00311/FULMAJ.

2019 August - Orion acquired 81 Newgate Street from BT for £209.6 million in August 2019.

Site & Location

Transport

TUBE
St. Paul's Underground Station - 1 min. walking / 40 metresCentral
BUS
St Paul's Station100, 4, 76, 25, 521, 56, 8, N242, N25, N8

Team

Company
Type
Asset Manager
Planning Consultant

News

News, events, milestones and offers from the new development
Redevelopment Plans Approved
Redevelopment Plans Approved
The City of London Corporation has approved the transformation of the former BT HQ building. The Planning and Transportation Committee approved a planning application (20/00311/FULMAJ) to reimagine...
30/06/2020 by Buildington
BT Group has announced the sale of its Newgate Street headquarters to a fund managed by European private equity firm Orion Capital Managers for £209.6 million.
18/07/2019 by Buildington

Disclaimer

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