Select Committee on Transport, Local Government and the Regions Memoranda


Annex B

TALL BUILDINGS IN ENGLAND

Built: London (City and Westminster)

Name
Height
Location
Use
Year built
Tower 42
183m
City
Offices
1980
London Telecom Tower
177m
West End
Communication
1966
Guy's Tower
143m
Southwark
Hospital
1970
Barbican Towers
128m
City
Residential
1979
City Point
127m
City
Offices
2000
Euston Centre
124m
West End
Offices
1970
Britannic House
122m
City
Offices
1967
CGNU Tower
118m
City
Offices
1969
Millbank Tower
118m
Westminster
Offices
1963
Centre Point
117m
West End
Offices
1964
Kings ReachTower
111m
South Bank
Offices
1978
St Paul's Dome
111m
City
Church
  
Shell Centre
107m
South Bank
Offices
1961
Hong Kong Bank
104m
City
Offices
1975
Victoria Tower
103m
Westminster
Government
1860
Portland House
101m
West End
Offices
1963
London Hilton Hotel
101m
West End
Hotel
1963
Southwark Towers
100m
Southwark
Offices
1976
Drapers Gardens
99m
City
Offices
1967
Stock Exchange
99m
City
Offices
1970
London Bridge House
94m
South Bank
Offices
1967
Knightsbridge Barracks
94m
West End
Military
1970
Marsham Street Towers
93m
Westminster
Government
1971
Angel Court
93m
City
Offices
1979
Barclays Bank
International
93m
City
Offices
1969
Kleinwort, Benson
91m
City
Offices
1967
Baring Bros
88m
City
Offices
1981
Westminster Cathedral
87m
Westminster
Church
  
Lloyd's Headquarters
84m
City
Offices
1986
Westminster City Hall
76m
West End
Government
1966
New Zealand House
69m
West End
Overseas Government
1960


Built: Rest of London

Name
Height
Location
Use
Year built
Canary Wharf
244m
Docklands
Offices
1991
Citigroup Tower
213m
Docklands
Offices
2001
HSBC Tower
213m
Docklands
Offices
2001
Holiday Inn Hotel
116m
Kensington & Chelsea
Hotel
1973
Trellick Tower
98m
Kensington & Chelsea
Residential
1972
NLA Tower
82m
Croydon
Offices
1970
St Georges House
79m
Croydon
Offices
1964
Rothschild House
79m
Croydon
Offices
1970
Taberner House
77m
Croydon
Offices
1967

Built: Regions

Name
Height
Location
Use
Year built
Telecom Tower
152m
Birmingham
Offices
1969
St Johns Beacon
122m
Liverpool
Restaurant
1965
CIS Tower
118m
Manchester
Offices
1962
Sunley Tower
107m
Manchester
Offices
1967
Liverpool Anglican
Cathedral
101m
Liverpool
Church
1904
Alpha Tower
100m
Birmingham
Offices
1970
Royal Liver Building
90m
Liverpool
Offices
1909
Cleveland Tower
90m
Birmingham
Offices
1970
Clydesdale Tower
90m
Birmingham
Offices
1971
The Rotunda
81m
Birmingham
Offices
1965
Castlemead
80m
Bristol
Offices
1981
West Riding House
80m
Leeds
Offices
1973
Arts Tower
77m
Sheffield
University
1965
Tollgate House
77m
Bristol
Offices
1975
Royal Hallamshire
Hospital
76m
Sheffield
Hospital
1974
Five Ways Towers
76m
Birmingham
Offices
1986


Under construction: London

Name
Height
Location
Use
Swiss Re Tower
180m
City
Offices
Canary Wharf HQ2
153m
Docklands
Offices
Canary Wharf HQ3
152m
Docklands
Offices
Marriott Hotel
111m
Docklands
Hotel


Under construction: regions

Name
Height
Location
Use
Spinnaker Tower
165m
Portsmouth
Viewing landmark
GN Tower
90m
Manchester
Offices


At planning stage: London

Name
Height
Location
Use
London Bridge Tower
306m
Southwark
Mixed use
Millharbour
207m
Docklands
Mixed use
Heron Tower
183m
City
Mixed use
Vauxhall Tower
182m
Lambeth
Residential
Churchill Place
165m
Docklands
Offices
St Botolph's House
160m
City
Mixed use
Bioclimate Tower
152m
Elephant and Castle
Residential
168 Fenchurch Street/
Gracechurch Street
144m
City
Offices
Lots Road Power Station site
114m
Chelsea/Hammersmith
Residential
Bankside Tower
107m
Southwark
Residential


At planning stage: regions

Name
Height
Location
Use
City Tower—Arena
Central
175m
Birmingham
Mixed Use
Holloway Circus Tower
154m
Birmingham
Mixed Use
Beetham Tower
146m
Liverpool
Mixed Use
Bridgewater Place
115m
Leeds
Mixed Use
East Quayside Tower
88m
Newcastle upon Tyne
Residential




 
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