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


101 George Street,
Edinburgh EH2 3ES

Newcastle upon Tyne
Central Square, Forth Street,
Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3PJ
+44(0) 131 603 8300

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