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List of new property developments and buildings in London WC2

New developments for sale and rent in the London WC2 postcode. New build and existing buildings, flats, penthouses, houses, offices, shops, restaurants.
Areas: Aldwych, Chancery Lane, Charing Cross, Covent Garden, Drury Lane, Kingsway, Leicester Square, Lincoln's Inn Fields, St. Giles; part of Temple.
Local authority: Camden, Westminster, City of London.
18 Portugal Street building in 2013

Lincoln Square

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Hong Kong exhibition for Lincoln Square takes place 20 - 21 October 2018 at Victoria Room, 2/F Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong. Visit savills.com.hk for more information.

19-25 Long Acre front elevation before the redevelopment in 2012.

Floral Court and Carriage Hall

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The Floral Court Collection is coming soon! 31 units include studios, 1, 2 and 3-bedroom apartments and one penthouse. The 3-bedroom penthouse apartment offers 5,000 sq ft of the most incredible living space. Register your interest with Capital & Counties floralcourtcollection.com.

Screen capture of the proposed building on Design and Access Statement by Adjaye Associates.

5 Strand

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Acting on behalf of the Indian real estate developer ABIL Group, Savills has acquired 5 Strand from BlackRock UK Property Fund, for more than £90 million. The acquisition is the developer’s first investment in the UK. The 72,359 sq ft (6,722 sq m) office and retail building is currently...

Front elevation of Franklin House at 151 Strand, London WC2. Right next to Somerset House.

Franklin House

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Westminster City Council is planning to grant permission for 151 Strand planning application submitted in December 2016. The Planning Committee will make the decision on Tuesday 13th March 2018. The applicant has made some changes to the facade - a lighter, more traditional colour, type and...

44 Lincoln's Inn Fields building in 2013

Paul Marshall Building

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McGee is currently in the process of demolishing the building. The process will take until around May 2018 when the building will have been removed down to the existing basement slab.

Screen capture of 125 Shaftebury Avenue development on Almacantar's website www.almacantar.com

125 Shaftesbury Avenue

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Almacantar has signed a lease with WeWork. The deal covers most of Almacantar’s Shaftesbury Avenue block and will involve WeWork undertaking a complete refurbishment of the Soho building. WeWork’s Shaftesbury Avenue location is the 21st WeWork opening to be announced in the UK. At the...

Princes House development on Kingsway princeshouselondon.com

Princes House

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Princes House on Kingsway, London WC2 - new on Buildington!

Hexagon Apartments at www.hexagonapartments.com

Hexagon Apartments

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The demolition has been completed and now Legendre UK is on site, reports architect Moxley.

First Chicago House at 90 Long Acre in 2014

90 Long Acre

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90 Long Acre development in Covent Garden, London WC2 - new on Buildington!

The Wellington Hotel at 25-31 Wellington Street in Covent Garden, London WC2.

25-31 Wellington Street

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The Wellington Hotel at 25-31 Wellington Street in Covent Garden, London WC2 - new on Buildington!

Shell Mex House at 80 Strand, London WC2.

Shell Mex House

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JLL and Knight Frank have been appointed by Pearson to market its London headquarters Shell Mex House. Pearson is seeking a sub-tenant for up to 250,000 sq ft of space at 80 Strand. Tom Brammeld, Director of West End Agency at JLL, commented: “As the supply pipeline across the West End...

The Cursitor Building website in August 2017; screen capture of the Gallery page at iamcursitor.com

Cursitor Building

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Deka Immobilien GmbH has bought the Cursitor Building from Aberdeen Standard for £86m. With the acquisition of this high-quality office building in a prominent location, the fund management team is expanding the portfolio of Deka-ImmobilienGlobal in the United Kingdom to three properties, each...

Thanet House on Strand

Thanet House

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Aros Architects have recently completed a CAT A&B refurb of the Thanet House. The works included a rooftop extension housing new office space and central break out area.

'Reflect London' installation in 2016

Covent Garden Market

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British accessories brand Olivia Burton will open its first UK store in Covent Garden’s Market Building in May 2018, reports Capital & Counties Properties. Olivia Burton was founded by best friends Lesa Bennett and Jemma Fennings in 2012. Named after Lesa's great aunt, the brand creates watches...

The Great Hall in 2014

Great Hall

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November update from the development at Great Hall - The important levelling of the floor, through machining off high areas of existing screed, and infilling of low areas, to leave a level floor for the kitchen equipment has been completed. The ceiling void has a high density of Mechanical &...

Garden Court Chambers building. Entrances to 57 & 58 Lincoln's Inn Fields.

Garden Court Chambers

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Garden Court Chambers will take part of Open House London weekend on 16-17 September 2017. The weekend gives the public the opportunity to see the 17th and 18th-century buildings completely free of charge. Garden Court Chambers was founded over 40 years ago, and is the largest chambers in London...

Screen capture of 38 Southampton Street building on Brimelow McSweeney website at bm-architects.co.uk

38 Southampton Street

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38 Southampton Street show apartment is available for viewing! Prices from £975,000 to £6,000,000. For more information please contact Knight Frank.

A Greek Restaurant inside the Kembles Head pub building at 61-62 Long Acre in Covent Garden, London WC2.

61-62 Long Acre

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61-62 Long Acre in Covent Garden, London WC2 - new on Buildington!

Benjamin Franklin House benjaminfranklinhouse.org

Benjamin Franklin House

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Independence Day Party at Benjamin Franklin House on Tuesday 4 July 2017! An Independence Day celebration at the world's only remaining Franklin home. As a founder of the United States, Franklin was the only statesman to have signed all four documents that created a new nation. See more at...

Screen capture of 28 Chancery Lane website at 28chancery.com

28 Chancery Lane

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Scott Brownrigg has completed 28 Chancery Lane for developer Viridis Real Estate on behalf of its client investors. The £37m 9-storey building was remodelled and rationalised a previously approved scheme for two buildings, creating the one highly efficient building which allows for 40% more...

190 Strand site plan

190 Strand

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Duplex penthouse at 190 Strand is launching Thursday 18th May 2017. Register your interest on the developer's website.

40 Chancery Lane in October 2014.

40 Chancery Lane

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40 Chancery Lane by Bennetts Associates has been shortlisted for the RIBA London Regional Award 2017! The winners of this year’s RIBA London Regional Awards will be announced at an awards ceremony at the RIBA, 66 Portland Place, on Monday 22 May. Visit www.architecture.com/riba to find out...

The Colyer website at www.thecolyer.com in 2017; screen capture.

The Colyer

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The Colyer residential development in Covent Garden, London WC2 - new on Buildington!

Strand Bridge House at 138-142 Strand in London WC2.

Strand Bridge House

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New planning application submitted for the use of lower ground floor at strand Bridge House as flexible/alternative office (Class B1) or banking hall (Class A2). Westminster City Council Westminster.gov.uk ref. No. 16/12151/FULL. Date submitted 21.12.2016.

The Hospital Club at 24 Endell Street building in 2014

24 Endell Street

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24 Endell Street in Covent Garden, London WC2 - new on Buildington!

Burleigh House on the Strand in 2014

Burleigh House

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Burleigh House on the Strand in London WC2 - new on Buildington!

Strand Palace Hotel on the Strand in London WC2

Strand Palace Hotel

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Strand Palace Hotel on the Strand in London WC2 - new on Buildington!

The Charles at thecharleswc2.com

The Charles

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The Charles residential development on the Strand, London WC2 - new on Buildington!

NatWest at 218 Strand in Strand Chambers

Strand Chambers

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Strand Chambers apartments at 226 Strand are due to complete in Q1 2017. Four apartments currently available priced from £799,995 - £1,975,000. See more at: Jackson Stops www.jackson-stops.co.uk

10 Bloomsbury Way / St George's Court Considerate Constructors banner on site in 2014

10 Bloomsbury Way

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BuckleyGrayYeoman has completed a 60,000 sq ft fit out of 10 Bloomsbury Way for The Office Group. The project was inspired by the Bloomsbury Group and evokes the sense of a private members’ club. Throughout, statement pieces such as a Grand Piano and a Gramophone embellish classic vintage...

121-125 Charing Cross Road

121-125 Charing Cross Road

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Soho Original Books store on Charing Cross Road is closing down.

Screen capture of Aldwych Chambers  development website at www.aldwychchambers.com

Aldwych Chambers

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Aldwych Chambers is now 50% sold!

Rise nightclub and Crest of London at One Leicester Square in February 2014.

One Leicester Square

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Planning application submitted for: Roof extension at ninth floor level at 1-4 Leicester Square to provide a restaurant (A3), use of ground to ninth floors as a hotel (Class C1), part use of ground and first floors as retail (A1), external alterations to elevations including new glazed frontages...

Statue of Robert Raikes, English philanthropist and Anglican layman, in Victoria Embankment Gardens in front of Savoy hotel

Savoy

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AccorHotels has signed an agreement with the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA), Kingdom Holding Company (KHC) of Saudi Arabia and Oxford Properties, an Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System (OMERS) company for the acquisition of FRHI Holdings Ltd (FRHI), parent of Fairmont, Raffles, and...

Ellmer Construction at Hop House in February 2014

Hop House

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Hop House scheme by Dukelease Properties in Covent Garden has been presented with the Sunday Times British Homes Award for best conversion of an existing building.

Garden House on Long Acre in Covent Garden, London WC2.

Garden House

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Orme Retail acted on behalf of the luxury yoga-wear brand Lululemon in acquiring a new headquarters at 57-59 Long Acre in September this year, having agreed a 10 year lease on 8,885 sq ft at a rent of £600,000 per year. Source: Orme Retail www.ormeretail.co.uk

13 original loft apartments above the Foyles bookshop - selling now, 7 remain. The Saint Martins Lofts.

The Saint Martins Lofts

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Have a look at the new interior photos on the development website at www.saintmartinslofts.com.

Screen capture of Gatti House website at www.gattihouse.co.uk

Gatti House

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Check out the new photos of the grand apartments at Gatti House website www.gattihouse.co.uk.

Exchange Court at www.exchangecourt-london.co.uk

Exchange Court

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The building dates from the 1630s, helping to form a secluded passageway between Covent Garden and The Strand. Hadley Property Group’s Andy Portlock says the scheme represents “the best of both worlds – the original features and the characters of the traditional buildings alongside modern...

Considerate Constructors banner at The Beecham, 1a Henrietta Street.

The Beecham

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The development of The Beecham has completed and will be launched for sale later this month. One unit was sold before launch at a price of £2,850 per square foot. Source: INTERIM MANAGEMENT STATEMENT FOR THE PERIOD 1 JULY TO 7 NOVEMBER 2014, Capital & Counties Properties PLC...

Foyles is moving from 113-119 to 107 113-119 Charing Cross Road in June 2014. Image from Foyles website at foyles.co.uk

113-119 Charing Cross Road

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Foyles flagship store is moving from 113-119 to 107 Charing Cross Road in June 2014.

Central St Giles in December 2012.

Central Saint Giles

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Central Saint Giles ranks as a Gold Standard TOD according to the Institute for Transportation & Development Policy's TOD (Transit Oriented Design) Standards. The Gold Standard has only been awarded to eight projects so far out of the 50 best-in-class projects from cities throughout the...

430-449 Strand building in London WC2

430-449 Strand

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430-449 Strand - new on Buildington!

Aldwych Quarter offices to let signs at Bush House.

Bush House

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Bush House, one of the largest refurbishment projects in central London celebrated refurbishment progress with a topping out ceremony, symbolised by the lighting of the Bush House Christmas tree. Part of the 300,000 sq ft Aldwych Quarter scheme which consists of four office buildings, the 120,000...

Screen capture of 19 Bedford Street development at www.dukelease.com.

19 Bedford Street

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New on Buildington!

William Sinkins House. Wildy & Sons Ltd sign on the building: Law Booksellers & Publishers since 1830, pointing to Lincoln's Inn Archway.

William Sinkins House

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New on Buildington!

60 Carey Street

60 Carey Street

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New on Buildington!

32 Lincoln's Inn Fields. View to the building from Serle Street.

32 Lincolns Inn Fields

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New on Buildington!

Somerset House

Somerset House

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Farebrother has been appointed to market 44,500 sq ft in the unique New Wing of Somerset House on behalf of The Somerset House Trust. The Grade 1 Listed New Wing is part of one of the World’s cultural headquarters, home to London Fashion Week, The Courtauld Institute of Art and King’s College...

Shaftesbury Theatre

Shaftesbury Theatre

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The Shaftesbury Theatre - where the new dance show Burn The Floor opened last night - has been granted planning consent for the redevelopment of the Grade II* listed building. The theatre, an iconic landmark on Shaftesbury Avenue in London's West End, has had our proposals granted by Camden...

Spring 2012 play - All New People with Zach Braff.

Duke of York's Theatre

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Permission granted for: Erection of mansard roof extension over theatre to provide two additional storeys of new office floor space (Class B1). Infill side extension at basement to fourth floor level to side (north) elevation containing circulation core for offices and additional floor space to...

Marconi House on Strand in 2014.

Marconi House

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Galliard will open the doors of Marconi House to the public for the first time on Saturday the 1st and Sunday the 2nd of December 2012 from 11am-4pm. For invitation and more information see: www.galliardhomes.com.

Two Temple Place

Two Temple Place

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The next exhibition at Two Temple Place will run from 26th January – 14th April 2013. Amongst Heroes: the artist in working Cornwall 26th January 2013- 14th April 2013 The second exhibition will present the most significant grouping of Cornish artworks to be displayed outside Cornwall in...

Duchess Theatre

Duchess Theatre

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Planning permission sought for: Display for a temporary period of six months of a non-illuminated 'to let'/ 'for sale' board. Source: Westminster City Council Weekly Planning List www.westminster.gov.uk/planning Ref. no.: 12/06788/AD7 Date received: 06.07.12

Looking up at 90 Chancery Lane

Denning House

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Following a comprehensive refurbishment, Cordea Savills has appointed Savills as the letting agent at 90 Chancery Lane, London WC2A. Located in one of London’s prime addresses, the high-specified property provides 30,639 sq ft (2,846 sq m) of Grade A office space over lower ground, ground and...

The George in summer 2012 during Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee celebrations.

The George

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Planning permission granted for: Creation of habitable accommodation within the loft and installation of new window and door onto new terrace at roof level. Source: Westminster City Council www.westminster.gov.uk/planning Ref. no.: 12/02127/FULL Date of decision: 20.06.2012

No. 1 Kingsway

No. 1 Kingsway

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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...

One Trafalgar Square

Trafalgar One

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New photos!

Ambassador's Theatre

Ambassador's Theatre

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New on Buildington!

Entrance to 26 West Street

26 West Street

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New on Buildington!

27 Neal Street

27 Neal Street

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Shop to let - more info from agents CWM or Savills.

227-228 Strand

227-228 Strand

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New planning application for: Display for a temporary period of six months of a non-illuminated 'to let'/ 'for sale' board located at a height of between 3m x 4.6m above pavement. Source: Westminster City Council www.westminster.gov.uk/planning. Received 09.11.2011, Ref. no. 11/10788/AD.

View to the Club Quarters construction site from Kingsway in October 2011.

Club Quarters

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New in Buildington!

65 Lincoln's Inn Fields

65 Lincoln's Inn Fields

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New in Buildington!

Ground level of 20-23 Lincoln's Inn Fields.

20-23 Lincoln's Inn Fields

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Farrer & Co LLP has committed to take 21,500 sq ft on a 10 year lease in the remodelled 20 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, WC2, ahead of the building’s practical completion due at the end of November. The development is owned by an AXA Real Estate investment vehicle, which is managed on behalf of a...

63 Lincoln's Inn Fields

63 Lincoln's Inn Fields

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New in Buildington!

6 Lincoln's Inn Gardens building in 2011. Front elevation facing the garden square in south.

6 Lincoln's Inn Fields

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The house is currently for sale through Savills. Guide price £9,750,000. Link to the listing on Savills website: http://residentialsearch.savills.co.uk/property-detail/295708/list/estate-agents/property-for-sale/islington/1/0/16000000/hi/gbp/0

Northgate House on 60 Kingsway

Northgate House

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New in Buildington!

RSA House on 8 John Adams Street

RSA House

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Proposal: Refurbishment and restoration of the Great Room, Grand staircase and ground floor rooms of 18 Adam Street, 2 John Adam Street, 4-6 John Adam Street and 8 John Adam Street (RSA House). Planning Application received by Westminster City Council during week ending 7.08.2011. Ref. No. :...

View to the building from Chancery Lane

48 Chancery Lane

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4,842 sq ft of exceptional office accommodation available via DTZ, Farebrother and Ingleby Trice.

List of new property developments and buildings in London WC2