Holland Park Gate

Kensington W8
C3ESG
Mixed use

Key Details

Address
257-265 Kensington High Street, London W8 6NA
Completion
2022
Flats
106
Venues
1
Use Classes
C3, E, SG
Website

Overview

Holland Park Gate is a mixed-use development on Kensington High Street in London W8.

The redevelopment includes the Kensington Odeon cinema building, Post Office sorting house, and Whitlock House.

The New Building
- New 887-seat cinema (including 12 wheelchair accessible seats) with six screens
accessed from Kensington High Street; The lobby will include a café, snack counter and bar with lifts and stairs taking customers down to the auditorium at basement level;
- Restored historic façade;
- 106 residential units, including 35 on-site affordable units for elderly people;
- Modern offices and retail space.

Residential Units

The development includes 71 private and 35 affordable homes:
- 1 bedroom 16 private, 29 affordable;
- 2 bedroom 22 private, 6 affordable;
- 3 bedroom 23 private;
- 4 bedroom 10 private.

The affordable units will be accessible from Earls Court Road.

Amenities
- Exclusive spa, pool and leisure facilities;
- Secure underground residential parking spaces for private apartments;
- Cycle storage.

Office & Retail
- 733m2 of office floorspace;
- 590m2 of flexible retail and leisure space (Use Classes A1, A2, A3, A4, D1 and D2).

Site Location
The site is located on the south side of Kensington High Street, with frontage onto Pembroke Place to the south, and the western side of Earl's Court Road.

Development website can be found at www.263kensingtonhighstreet.co.uk.

History

2021 - The development is rebranded Holland Park Gate. Formerly known as The Kensington project.

2019 - Demolition work led by John F Hunt restarted on the site in January 2019.
2018 - Lodha Group acquires the development from Delancey.
2017 February - main structural demolition works by John F Hunt to the former Odeon cinema building. Programmed to take approximately 12 weeks.

Before demolition, the site comprised a cinema built in 1926, a post office sorting office and an office building.

Site & Location

Transport

TUBE
High Street Kensington Underground StationCircle, District
BUS
Pembroke Place328, C1, N31

Team

Company
Type
Year
Developer
Architect
Sales
Demolition Contractor
MFS
Façade Engineering

Timeline

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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.