King’s Place, London

King’s Place, London

This landmark development in London pioneered the idea of creating offices around a core of culture. Situated adjacent to King’s Cross station, the site was acquired as a light industrial estate before Parabola reimagined its role, taking it all the way from design brief and planning through to development and leasing.

450,000 sq ft

York Way, Kings Cross

  • Awards:
  • Best of the Best’ at 2009 British Council of Offices
  • BREEAM 'Very Good' Rating
  • Architects:
  • Dixon Jones
  • Main contractor:
  • Sir Robert McAlpine
  • Cost consultant and employer’s agent:
  • Gardiner & Theobald

Kings Place is located on York Way, in the heart of London’s vibrant King’s Cross, with direct access to the leafy Regent’s Canal.

300,000 sq ft of Grade A offices; home to The Guardian and Observer newspapers, Network Rail and Hammerson

Award-winning conference facilities, bars and restaurants

The first purpose-built concert hall in London since the Barbican, together with a versatile second hall and two significant spaces designed for the display of Visual Arts: Pangolin London and the Kings Place Gallery.

Awarded ‘best corporate workplace’ and ‘best of the best’ by the British Council of Offices


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