Hong Kong developer Anquila Corporation last night won consent to reclad and convert this tower overlooking Victoria Street to 65 flats, offices and retail. A further six storey block will include offices and retail on Caxton Street, and another four storey block on Buckingham Gate will also feature retail and offices.
A policy compliant affordable housing payment of £3.6m was welcomed by members. Cllr Davis called the scheme, designed by Fletcher Priest 'superb'. Public realm improvements and a new restaurant to were also welcomed.
GMJ worked closely with the Marcus Pethica, Steve Barton and the rest of the team at Fletcher Priest to create the Views For Planning. The Townscape Consultant was Kevin Murphy at KM Heritage.