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One Blackfriars

One Blackfriars will include a 170m tower and will have a mix of residential, commercial, retail and boutique hotel in three buildings.
Duration of project: 
Construction completion 2018
Principal Contractor: 
St George PLC
Jon Ankiewicz, Multiplex Construction Manager;
Phone number: 
Site security office: 07584 102915

** Upper Ground, Road closure 2 October to 3 November **

Upper Ground will be completely closed for 5 weeks from 2 October to 3 November to facilitate the installation of utilities and services into One Blackfriars. Works have been coordinated to avoid multiple road closure so that both mains water and high voltage power can be connected during this closure period.

Rennie Street will remain open as usual during the closure and diversions will be in place. For further information please contact:

Jeffrey.collins [at]  07787 833624 or Stephen.kirwan [at] 07929 660010


Community Questionnaire
Please let the development team at One Blackfriars know how they are performing by completing this survey:


12/AP/1784   -   Granted planning permission 14/12/2012

One Blackfriars will comprise:

274 new homes

161 bedroom hotel

14,000 sq ft retail space

888sq m landscaped space, including piazza

Viewing lounge on 32nd floor of the tower 


Additional contacts

One Blackfriars Security Office: 07584102915 (24hrs)

One Blackfriars Community Phone: 07912783755 (24hrs)

One Blackfriars Email Address: CommunityOBF [at]

For more information please contact Zak.Syson [at]

September Update

Tower works


Cladding works

  • Installing external glazing to level 47 
  • Continue inner glazing to level 43 


Hotel Works

  • Aims to complete September 2017


Working Hours

Normal working hours are from Monday  to Friday  08:00-18:00 - occasionally permissions are requested for additional hours of quiet works