GPE’s plans mean more disruption from construction work in Fitzrovia

Office and retail building.

Great Portland Estates' recent announcement of development plans will bring more misery for residents and businesses in Fitzrovia with the news¬†that a site in Wells Street will be demolished and redeveloped, while a less environmentally-damaging refurbishment is planned for a site on Oxford Street. GPE said in their half year results for 2014: "At Tasman …

Demolition of buildings planned for Berners Street and Wells Street

Front of two buildings.

What seems like a never-ending blitz by property developers continues with the announcement that another three¬†buildings in Fitzrovia streets are to be demolished if permission is granted. The Berners-Allsopp Estate has submitted a planning application to Westminster City Council to demolish 41-44 Berners Street and redevelop the site to create a new mixed-use building comprising …