Brook House

Squire and Partners, London, 1998

 

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  • View of Brook House from Hyde Park    
  • The corner of woods Mews and Park Lane    
  • One of the top floor penthouses    
  • Rear entrance    
  • Entrance on front elevation    
  • Apartment with a  view over Hyde Park    
  • Site plan    
  • Ground floor plan    
  • Typical floor plan    
  • Section    
  • Key elevation, detail plan and exploded isometric of balcony    
  • Detail section through facade    

Prestigious residential development in London, containing sixteen luxury apartments, penthouses, commercial space and basement parking

Located in a Conservation area, the development is bounded by streets of Victorian town houses on three sides.

On Park Lane, the predominant material is self-supporting brick, sitting on a two-storey stone base (which contains the commercial accommodation) and punctuated by stone-clad bays which mark the principal internal spaces.

On the side elevations, a stone plane intervenes, stepping down to the scale of the neighbouring houses. The glazed penthouse pavilions which cap the building offer views of Hyde Park.

Data

  • Begun: Jul 1994
  • Completed: Mar 1998
  • Floor area: 13,137m2
  • Sector: Residential
  • Total cost: £17.7M
  • Procurement: JCT 80 Fixed price no variation
  • Address: Park Lane, London, W1K 7TN, United Kingdom

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