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London Building Developments

Key Buildings + Property Projects in the British Capital, England, UK

post updated 11 October 2021


Buildings Developments in London

e-architect choose the best and most interesting new London Buildings Developments.

We have 10 pages of London Architecture selections:

London Architecture : news + key projects

London Architecture Designs : A – B

London Architectural Designs : C

London Buildings : D – F

London Architectural Developments : G – H

London Building Developments : I – L (this page)

London Building Projects : M – O

London Architecture Developments : P – R

London Architecture Projects : S

London Building Designs : T – Z

London Buildings Developments

Latest Buildings Developments in the UK Capital added to this page, chronological:

New London Police Headquarters
Scotland Yard Architecture Competition Winner news
New London Police HQ
picture from London Metropolitan Police Service
Architects Allford Hall Monaghan Morris (AHMM) chosen to redesign London’s new police headquarters. The HQ is relocating from the depths of St James to a lovely site on the River Thames. The redevelopment of the Curtis Green building forms part of the largest ever transformation of the police estate.

LSE New Global Centre for the Social Sciences, London : images added
London School of Economics Global Centre for the Social Sciences
picture by architects
Designs from the five architects shortlisted (there were six but Steven Holl Architects pulled out due to work pressures) for The London School of Economics (LSE)

Major London Architecture Developments Projects, alphabetical:


BFI IMAX Building
Design: Avery Associates Architects
BFI IMAX London Building Developments
image © Adrian Welch
This 500-seat large screen IMAX cinema was built for the British Film Institute (BFI) and opened in May 1999. It is by far the largest screen in Britain, and one of the biggest in the world.

Imperial College Building
Design: Foster + Partners
Imperial College Building
picture © AW
Consistently rated amongst the world’s best universities, Imperial College London is a science-based institution with a reputation for excellence in teaching and research.


Kings Cross Central
Design: Stanton Willliams
Kings Cross Central
image © Andrew Putler
Stanton Williams’ design for the £200m new campus unites the college’s activities under one roof for the first time. It provides Central Saint Martins with a substantial new building, connected at its southern end to the Granary Building, a rugged survivor of the area’s industrial past.

King’s Place, King’s Cross
Design: Dixon Jones Architects
Kings Place London Building Developments
photo : Richard Bryant/ARCAID
The innovative waterside building is only 150m from King’s Cross and the new Channel Tunnel Rail Link and is part of one of the largest urban regeneration projects in Europe. It will open on 1 October 2008 with a special five-day festival of concerts and exhibitions to celebrate a new cultural space for London.

KX200, Kings Cross
Design: Allford Hall Monaghan Morris (AHMM)
KX200 London Building Developments
photo © Tim Soar
KX200 has been a very rapid project, requiring the team to re-think the usual design & construction sequence, as well as re-thinking the traditional model of student accommodation. The £35m build was completed at the end of 2007.


Liverpool Street Station Project
Architecture & Design Group
Liverpool Street Station
picture © Isabelle Lomholt
This railway station, also known as London Liverpool Street, is a central London railway terminus and connected London Underground station in the north-eastern corner of the City of London. It was opened in 1874 as a replacement for the Great Eastern Railway’s main London terminus, Bishopsgate station, which was subsequently converted into a goods yard.

London City Hall Building
Design: Foster + Partners
London City Hall
photo © Nick Weall

London Eye – moving architecture
Design: Marks Barfield Architects
London Eye
picture © Adrian Welch

London Millennium Bridge
Foster + Partners
London Millennium Bridge
photograph © Nick Weall

London Olympic Stadium
HOK Sport – Peter Cook
London Olympic Stadium
image from ODA

London Aquatics Centre
Design: Zaha Hadid Architects
Aquatics Centre London Building Developments
picture from ODA

London Olympics VeloPark
Hopkins Architects
VeloPark London Building Developments
picture from ODA

Lord’s Media Stand Building
Future Systems
Lords Media Stand London Building Developments
picture from architects office

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