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Planning consent for R3 King’s Cross

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November 2015

Squire and Partners were granted planning consent last night for their first residential building for the King’s Cross development partnership. The 61-apartment scheme occupies a prime position between Lewis Cubitt Park and Jellicoe Gardens. Façade designs reference natural organic forms, and allude to the history of King’s Cross as a significant railway terminus with an intricately detailed contemporary envelope organised by a rational masonry frame.

Elevations are characterised by splayed glazing bays which undulate inwards from the building line to create striking geometric balconies, further animated with a bespoke pattern used on decorative latticed screens, solid panels and laser etched stonework.

Construction planned to begin in summer 2016.

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