Finsbury Tower

The stripping and re-cladding of an existing 16 storey concrete framed 60's office building and addition of 13 more storeys to provide commercial office space plus retail and restaurant space and social housing.

Architects:

13 storey extension to the existing 16 storey 60's office building and a 3 to 6 storey extension to the existing podium block up to 7 storeys to provide additional office floor space;
re-cladding of the existing building to match the materials of the extensions;
change of use of part of the ground floor accommodation to flexible Class A1 (retail) and A3 (restaurant/cafe) uses;
demolition of single storey structures and the erection of 6 storey block adjacent to the western elevation to provide 25 affordable dwellings;
alterations to the public realm, including landscaping and highways improvements and other associated works.

Islington, London

Date:

2017 - 2019

Type:

Commercial Office with Social Housing

Client:

CIT Partnership

Contracter:

Mace

Contract Value:

£100m

Area:

40,000m2

Architects:

Design & Development by svsdesign