St Botolph Building

office building in London, England

The St Botolph Building is an office building in Houndsditch, London. The commercial office opened in January 2011.

St Botolph Building
Viewed from the South, standing in the Aldgate Gyratory system, with part of St Botolph's church, Aldgate, visible to the right (April 2015)
General information
Architectural stylePost-modern / High-tech
LocationLondon, EC3
United Kingdom
CompletedDecember 2010
Cost£195m estimated [1]
Roof59 metres (194 ft)
Technical details
Floor count15
Floor area49,238 m2 (529,990 sq ft)
Design and construction
ArchitectGrimshaw Architects
Structural engineerArup

It is one of a number of landmark buildings recently developed to the east of the Gherkin in the City of London. It is in the centre of the UK insurance industry.

References change

  1. "Minerva Report and Accounts 2010" (PDF). Retrieved 14 April 2015.
  2. "The St Botolph Building, London". 17 February 2015. Archived from the original on 16 April 2015. Retrieved 15 April 2015.