Construction update: Brunel Building, Paddington.

Construction update for Fletcher Priest Architect’s, office development in Paddington Basin. 

Project Information

From Paddington Central
Towering above Kingdom Street
From Paddington Basin Towpath

Address: 55-65 North Wharf Road , Paddington , W2 1LA

Architect: Fletcher Priest architects

Borough: City of Westminster

Developer: Derwent London

Floors: 16

Office floorspace: 240,000 sq ft

Public realm: New pedestrian access on the north bank of Paddington Basin


The Cabot

Global property developer Hines and architects Garmondy Groake is redeveloping 25 Cabot Square, one of the first buildings built as part of the redevelopment of Canary Wharf. Photographed in November 2018.

Newfoundland sprouting from The Cabot from Cabot Square.
Modifications are taking place to enlarge the entrance lobby
Side view of The Cabot
The Cabot as viewed from Westferry Circus
The Cabot amongst the array of towers under construction in Canary Wharf.

Project Information

Address: 25 Cabot Square, London, E14

Architect: Carmody Groarke

Borough: Tower Hamlets

Developer: Hines

Floors: 14

Office floorspace: 200,000 sq ft

Construction Update: Upper Riverside

The residential lead development on the site, of the former David Beckham Football Academy is nearing practical completion.

Upper Riverside is situated adjacent to the 02 Arena

Upper Riverside, features a temporary art installation by British artist Morag Myerscoug Colourblock Cranes.

Graffi on construction hoardings

Cladding reflecting a crane

Top section of one of the plots

The plots of Upper Riverside diverge as they approach the river to maximise daylight for residents.

The rear view of Upper Riverside

The spires of the 02 coming into view from Upper Riverside

Project Information

Address: Plots: N0205, N0206 and N0207, Greenwich Peninsula, SE10

Architect: Skidmore Ownings and Merrill

Borough: Greenwich

Developer: Knight Dragon

Floors: 31 | 30 | 27 | 23 | 21

Height: 102 – 70m

Residential units: 1,007

Construction update: Keybridge

The residential lead development on the site of the former British Telecom telephone exchange in Nine Elms.

Fentiman/South Lambeth Road

South Lambeth Road

Wyvil/South Lambeth Road

Wyvil Road

Trenchold Street

Project information

Address: Keybridge, 80 South Lambeth Road, London SW8 1RG

Architect: Allies & Morrison

Borough: Lambeth

Developer: Mount Anvil and Fabrica

Educational: A two-form primary school

Floors: 35 | 21

Height: 125 | 74m

Residential units: 441

Glasshouse Gardens

A duo of residential towers in Stratford, that look onto Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

Catching the late afternoon light

Viewed from the Aquatics Centre

Within the The International Quarter development

London Wall Place

The elevated pedestrian walkways surrounding London Wall Place have been opened to the public.

Catching the afternoon sun

Note the bend of the path around the remnant of the London Wall

Close up of the London Wall, which aforementioned development derives its name from.

Pedestrian links towards the Barbican Centre

Public Realm near Salters Hall

Foliage on London Wall Place

London Wall fits in on London Wall

Project Information

Address: 1-2 London Wall Place, London EC2Y 5DH

Architect: Make Architects

Developer: Brookfield and Oxford Properties

Floors: 12 | 16

Ward: Bassishaw

Office floorspace: 500,000 sq ft

Public Realm: 45,000 sq ft of public green space

Landmark Pinnacle

A rise residential development by Squire & Partners architects and developers Chalegrove, which still stand at 233m making it one of the tallest residential towers in the UK.

Eastern facade facing onto Marsh Wall

Slip form of Landmark Pinnacle

completed floors awaiting cladding installation

Landmark Pinnacle will stand amongst the other towers of Canary Wharf

Between the gaps of 1 Bank Street (Left) and Newfoundland (Right)

Project Information

Address: 15 Westferry Road, London E14 8JH

Architect: Squire and Partners

Borough: Tower Hamlets

Developer: Chalegrove Properties

Floors: 75

Height: 233m

Residential units: 822 residential units | 162 serviced apartments

Vauxhall, Nine Elms & Battersea by night.

An evening of long exposure along the north bank, of the Thames taking in some of its most recent additions.

The high end residential developments lining the Albert Embankment


Tintagnel House and 88 Albert Embankment (Charity Towers)

St Georges Wharf and The Tower

Recent additions to the Nine Elms skyline

The recently opened Embassy for the United States.

Battersea Power Station and Phase 1 (Circus West)

The VNEB opportunity area by night

Chelsea Waterfront and the disused Lots Road Power Station

22 Bishopsgate

Construction update of the tallest of the many towers being built in the Square Mile.

Old Broad Street


Leadenhall Street

Bank Junction

Queen Victoria Street

Project Information

Address: 22 Bishopsgate, London, EC3

Architect: PLP Architecture

Developer: Axa Real Estate and Lipton Rogers

Floors: 62

Height: 278m

Ward: Lime Street

Office floorspace: 1,291,700 sq ft

Public Realm: Public viewing gallery at the top and improved access from Bishopsgate to St Mary’s Axe