LONDON-City North Group has won planning permission for its proposed 175,000-sf office scheme at One City Road, London EC1. The project will provide approximately 120,000 sf of net lettable space.

One City Road is close to Finsbury Square and Moorgate on the northern fringe of the City of London.

City North Group Managing Director Michael Sherley-Dale said: “The market for commercial rentals remains poor, but …the One City Road project is an inspiring design by the architects Sheppard Robson, and will be marketed as a middle-priced office scheme over coming months. No building works will commence without a pre-let in place.

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free ALM Digital Reader.

Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Unlimited access to GlobeSt and other free ALM publications
  • Access to 15 years of GlobeSt archives
  • Your choice of GlobeSt digital newsletters and over 70 others from popular sister publications
  • 1 free article* every 30 days across the ALM subscription network
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM events and publications

*May exclude premium content
Already have an account?


© 2023 ALM Global, LLC, All Rights Reserved. Request academic re-use from All other uses, submit a request to [email protected]. For more information visit Asset & Logo Licensing.

Dig Deeper



Join GlobeSt

Don't miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed commercial real estate decisions. Join now!

  • Free unlimited access to's trusted and independent team of experts who provide commercial real estate owners, investors, developers, brokers and finance professionals with comprehensive coverage, analysis and best practices necessary to innovate and build business.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and GlobeSt events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including and

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join GlobeSt

Copyright © 2023 ALM Global, LLC. All Rights Reserved.