78 St James's Street

St. James's SW1A

Key Details

78 St James's Street, London SW1A 1EJ


78 St James's Street is a Grade II* listed building in St James's, London SW1.

The building will be redeveloped to offer 110,000 sq ft of office accommodation and a pavilion extension and rooftop terraces with views across London’s Westminster and Green Park.

New Office Space
The Squire & Partners designed scheme will deliver premium Grade A office accommodation on floors of up to 18,500 sq ft and with clear heights of 2.8m.


The Grade II* listed section of the building will be retained and refurbished to provide an enhanced level of amenities, including a wellness suite, a health food delicatessen and a business lounge, equipped with a bar for evening functions.

A flexible multi-function room will offer a range of activities, from yoga and pilates to town hall meetings. There will be luxury changing facilities for bicycle commuters, akin to a high-end gym.

At roof level, a new rooftop pavilion extension and external terrace will provide all users of the building with spectacular panoramic views over Green Park and Westminster.

The scheme will complete in 2021 and will be rated BREEAM Excellent and Wired Score Platinum.

The nearest tube station is Green Park.

Previously home to HSBC Private Bank and HSBC Global Asset Management (updated June 2012).

2019 July - BentallGreenOak BGO secures consent from Westminster City Council’s planning committee for a refurbishment and extension of 78 St James’s Street.

2018 - General Demolition works at 78 St James’s Street.

2003 - Grafton Advisors renovated the The grade II* listed building from 1845 to add modern ‘A’ Class offices behind the original building. Strip ot work by General Demolition.

No. 70-78 St James's Street - Historic England List Entry Number: 1261312 historicengland.org.uk.

Site & Location


Green Park Underground StationJubilee, Piccadilly, Victoria
Pall Mall / St James's Palace


Main Contractor
Commercial Leasing
Demolition Contractor


News, events, milestones and offers from the new development
BentallGreenOak, the real estate investors, have appointed Mace to deliver the redevelopment of the Grade II* listed 78 St James’s Street. Mace will lead the refurbishment, fit-out and rooftop...
09/09/2019 by Buildington
State Oil Fund of the Republic of Azerbaijan (SOFAZ), announced on December 17, 2012 its first real estate investment, with the purchase of 78 St James’s Street, an office complex in London’s West...
18/12/2012 by Buildington
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10/08/2011 by Buildington


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