Description of Grand Central Apartments
Grand Central Apartments is a residential-led development directly opposite the Francis Crick Institute in King's Cross, London NW1.
The parkside tower comprises 68 residential apartments and has breathtaking views of the London skyline.
Flexible A1/A2/A3/D1 floor space at ground level. Entrance from the landscaped gardens on the east side of the building. A parkside café is provided on the western part of the ground floor.
The development is a joint venture between investors Hong Kong-based Prime Pacific and ED Group.
The JV between the investors has been set up as the Paladin LBS UK Residential Fund, with a total target of investment of $200m-300m (£160m-241m). The joint venture has appointed LBS Properties to oversee its developments and implement its investment strategy.
Also known as Brill Place Tower. Designs by dRMM won the planning consent. Stiff+Trevillion has worked on the building since.
2020 March - Investec Structured Property Finance agrees to provide Brill Place Limited with a £35 million multi-tranche loan. The loan funds the acquisition of a prime development site in Kings Cross, North London, and subsequent delivery of a luxury 22-storey residential tower.
Planning permission was obtained in October 2016 (ref: 2015/2704/P) for a comprehensive scheme comprising 7 development plots, together with significant improvements to the quality of the open space, play facilities, landscaping and connectivity. Brill Place Tower forms Plot 7 of the consented masterplan.