Portland House

Victoria SW1E
Commercial

Key Details

Address
Bressenden Place, London SW1E 5BH
Completion
October 2023
Size
401,000 sq ft>
Offices
1
Website

Overview

Portland House is an office building in Victoria, London SW1.

Landsec is planning to refurbish the existing office building and clean its façade.

A new ground plus 14 storey extension will be built on to Bressenden Place to provide more flexible office space and create a new publicly accessible rooftop bar and restaurant on the 28th and 29th floors.

Floor area will increase by 30% with range of floor plates 11,000 to 17,000 sq ft. Range of amenities including cafés and wellness facilities.

Earliest start on site April 2020, completion October 2022.

Nearest tube station is Victoria - the entrance is right next to the building.

History

Built in 1962, the existing building comprises 300,000 sq ft (27,870m2) office space and 11,490 sq ft (1,070m2) retail space.

2019 June - Planning application submitted for: Ground plus 14 storey extension along Bressenden Place to provide Class B1 (office) accommodation and Class A1 (retail) accommodation at ground floor. Use of Level 28 and new pavillion extension at main roof level for Class A3/A4 accommodation (restaurants / bars). The installation of two external lifts on the northern elevation of the building. Works to the existing building façade, including the replacement of the treatment of the top of the building, the replacement of the existing windows and the cleaning of the existing façade and associated works. The reconfiguration of the existing ground floor to provide Class A3 / A4 (restaurants / bars) accommodation, the provision of a flexible Class A1/A3 (retail/ restaurants) unit at ground floor, the use of the basement for Class A3 / A4 (restaurants / bars), Class B1 (office), flexible Class A1/A3/D2 (retail/restaurants/gym). Removal of part of the existing canopy, works to the public realm, the provision of cycle parking spaces and associated works. Developer: Landsec; Architect: Gensler;Planning agent: Gerald Eve. Westminster Council ref. no. 19/04422/FULL.

Site & Location

Transport

TUBE
Victoria Underground StationCircle, District, Victoria
BUS
Westminster Cathedral / Victoria Stn - 1 min. walking / 46 metres11, 148, 211, 24, 507, N11, N136, N44

Team

Company
Type
Developer
Architect
Planning Consultant
Structural Engineer
Façade Engineering
Cost Consultant
Daylight and Sunlight Consultant
Ecological Consultant
Fire Engineering
Acoustics Consultant
Main Contractor

News

News, events, milestones and offers from the new development
Landsec will be applying for a new planning permission for the 530,000 sq ft redevelopment of Portland House in 2019. The earliest start will be March 2020. Source: Landsec half-yearly results for...
13/11/2018 by Buildington
The Guardian reports that Westminster’s planning director, John Walker, told councillors concerned about the vacant homes at 1-4 Castle Lane (Alexandra Buildings on Buildington): "The planning...
27/09/2017 by Buildington
Land Securites Portland House is now fully occupied following the letting of 16,500 sq ft to Ten Alps, reports Tuckerman Chartered Surveyors. This completes almost 270,000 sq ft of office lettings and...
05/06/2015 by Buildington

Disclaimer

Information on this page is for guidance only and remains subject to change. Buildington does not sell or let this property. For more information about this property please register your interest on the original website or get in touch with the Connected Companies.