Monthly Archives: October 2015

Pure Aldgate Completion

12 October 2015

BuckleyGrayYeoman has completed a 417 room new build student residential development on Commercial Road in East London for student housing provider Pure Student Living. Pure Aldgate’s 19 storeys contain over 11,970 sq m of accommodation and communal facilities on the edge of the City of London. The highlights of the building include a screening room, private gym and a skylounge and outdoor terrace on the 19th floor that boasts spectacular views of the London skyline.   The facade of Pure Aldgate has been developed using a system of pre-cast concrete modules that have been arranged to give an expressive geometry that enlivens the façade, giving it a depth, individuality and visual interest that marks it out on the…

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The London Borough of Hackney has granted planning permission for BuckleyGrayYeoman’s scheme at Arnold House, 21-33 Great Eastern Street. The site is located at the corner of Great Eastern Street and Holywell Lane in South Shoreditch, a prime location in the middle of the fast-growing ‘Tech City’, the third-largest technology cluster in the world.   Commissioned by Arnold House Ltd, the new development will provide 7,090 sq. m (NIA) of retail & office space & will include a 3-storey rooftop extension, along with a new prominent entrance/reception and new retail units onto Great Eastern Street and Holywell Lane.   Works are due to start on site early 2016 and aimed to finish midyear 2017.   read more »