Description of 280 High Holborn
280 High Holborn is an eight-storey, 69,624-square-foot (6,471-square-metre) office, retail and residential building in Holborn, London WC1.
The site is located in Midtown halfway between the City and the West End near Covent Garden. The project faces High Holborn with the green spaces of Lincolns Inn Fields just to the south.
Net Rentable Area
Retail space: 305 sq. m. (3,280 sq. ft.)
Office building: 5,850 sq. m. (62,973 sq. ft.)
Residential: 313 sq. m.(3,371 sq. ft.)
Six south-facing residential units are included overlooking Whetstone Park and Linclon's Inn Fields beyond.
Businesses in the Building
- Pret a Manger cafe (updated 2017)
280 High Holborn occupies the site of the former Chichester House.
2014 Hines sold the property in August 2014.
2012 Reconstruction completed in 2012.
2011 Reconstruction started in February.
Source: Hines, GMW Architects