No. 1 Kingsway

No. 1 Kingsway

April 14, 2012
No. 1 Kingsway

No. 1 Kingsway

May 2011
No. 1 Kingsway

No. 1 Kingsway

June 2011
No. 1 Kingsway

No. 1 Kingsway

May 2011
No. 1 Kingsway

No. 1 Kingsway

July 2011

No. 1 Kingsway

1 Kingsway, London WC2B 6XF
Mixed use

Description of No. 1 Kingsway

No.1 Kingsway occupies the prominent corner of Aldwych and Kingsway, a road which celebrated its centenary in 2005.

The building was originally designed by Trehearne & Norman after the First World War and completed in 1920.

No.1 Kingsway has been totally re-built behind the original façade, to provide outstanding sustainable office space for the 21st Century.


- Stunning David Collins Studio designed double height reception
- Large light floor plan
- Highly flexible, low maintenance energy efficient air conditioning
- Minimum 2.7m clear floor to ceiling height LG7 compliant lighting
- Retained Portland stone facade
- Excellent BREEAM rating
- 4 x 13 person lifts

Residential Units

In addition to a world class restaurant and office space on the first to eighth floors, levels nine and ten will comprise of seven unique residential units. They will be centred on a landscape designed courtyard with a separate quiet entrance. Prominently located, each of the units will command a breathtaking panorama of London and will be developed to a high specification, available to let.


Jeremy King and Chris Corbin, the creators of the iconic Wolseley restaurant in Piccadilly have taken a lease for a new European style brassiere in the No 1 Kingsway development. The new sister restaurant to The Wolseley will cover over 13,000 sq ft and is planned to open late autumn 2011. David Collins Studio, the global interior design practice also responsible for the interiors at The Wolseley, will design both the restaurant and office lobby.


Connected Companies



The nearest tube, train and bus stations.
Temple Underground Station
Circle, District
Aldwych / Kingsway - 1 min. walking / 16 metres
1, 168, 188, 59, 68, 91, N1, N171, N68, N91, X68

News: (2)

UK & European Investments, a multi-national property investment and development company, has won an award for No. 1 Kingsway development.

After UK & European totally rebuilt No1 Kingsway, located on the corner of Kingsway, Aldwych and Drury Lane, behind its 1920s original façade, this prime Central London mixed-use development building has been awarded the “West End Development of the Year” award at the Office Agents Society (OAS) Development Awards 2012.

Source: 22 May 2012

13/06/2012 15:38 by Buildington

November 2011 office deal by Farebrother:

Address: 1 Kingsway, London, WC2
Type: Office
Size: 24,907 sq ft
Rent: £62.00 psf (1st floor) £64.00 psf (2nd floor) / £1,571,948 pa
Term: 15 years
Lessor’s Agent: Farebrother 020 7405 4545 (Charlie Thompson)
Lessor’s Agent: Jones Lang LaSalle
Lessee’s Agent: Savills
Lessor: UK & European Investments Ltd
Tenant: John Laing Plc
Completion Date: 11.11.201


17/12/2011 00:08 by Buildington

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