The Development at King's Cross

The Development at King's Cross

King's Cross is one of the most significant development and regeneration opportunities in Central London.

Planning permission for the main site was granted by the London Borough of Camden in December 2006 for nearly 8 million sq ft of mixed use. The permission includes up to 25 large, new office buildings totaling some 4.9 million sq ft, 20 new streets, 10 new major public spaces, the restoration and refurbishment of 20 historic buildings and structures, and up to 2,000 homes and serviced apartments.

King’s Cross is being developed by the King’s Cross Central Limited Partnership, which brings together:

  • Argent King’s Cross Limited Partnership - backed by Argent LLP, one of the UK’s best respected property development companies and Hermes Real Estate on behalf of the BT Pension Scheme. Argent is the Asset Manager for King’s Cross.
  • London & Continental Railways Limited - delivered the award winning High Speed 1 railway, including the rebirth of St Pancras International, on time and to budget.
  • DHL - a world-class provider of supply chain solutions. 
  • AustralianSuper - a multi-industry employer superannuation fund.


R7 Handyside Street Exterior - © Forbes Massey

Building R7 unveiled for King's Cross

Building R7 is a 150,000 sq ft Grade A office building with retail and an independent cinema at ground level.


28th August 2015

Wharf Road Final Finishes

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