Rathbone Square

Fitzrovia W1T
Mixed use building

Key Details

35-50 Rathbone Place, London W1T 1HQ
Autumn 2017
411000 sq ft
Use Classes
C3, E


Rathbone Square is a mixed-use development in Fitzrovia, London W1. Completed in 2017.

The mixed-use scheme offers Grade A offices and prime residential units around a new public square offering restaurant and boutique retail space.

In total 142 private sale flats were for sale at Rathbone Place, marketed by Savills and JLL. Studios, 1, 2, 3 and 4 bedroom apartments and penthouses, leasehold for 999 years.

The final collection of penthouses were unveiled to the market in February 2018. Echlin, a member of the British luxury organisation, Walpole, has created the interior for a four-bedroom penthouse spanning approximately 2,900 sq. ft.

Affordable Homes
The affordable Rathbone Apartments by Fabrica are 20 modern one bedroom apartments, available for people living or working in the City of Westminster. Prices started from £203,000. These 20 one-bedroom apartments are sold at a discount for people living or working in Westminster. These were marketed by Fabrica.

Rathbone Square had three kinds of apartments to choose from: The Apartments, The Rathbone Collection and Penthouses.

Residential Amenities
- 24h Concierge
- 18-metre pool
- Gym
- Residents' Lounge
- Screening Room
- Private Garden
- Wine Storage Room
- 19 secure parking spaces for Penthouses and Rathbone Collection. 60 for other apartments were reserved on the basis of first come first served.

One Rathbone Square office building
The 242,800 sq ft office space is pre-let to Facebook on a 15-year lease.

Retail space size is 25,200 sq ft.

New Garden Square
Gustafson Porter + Bowman helped Make design the 1,800m2 garden square.

A former Royal Mail West End Delivery/Sorting Office and car park site.

The planning application was submitted in May 2013. Proposals for the 2.3-acre former Post Office site are a comprehensive development to provide new buildings totalling 414,100 sq. ft., which will include a new public square and new pedestrian routes linking Rathbone Place, W1 and Newman Street W1, together with 42,000 sq. ft. of retail space, 217,000 sq. ft. of offices and 155,000 sq. ft. of residential in 162 units.

GPE acquired the site in November 2011 for £120m, leasing it back to Royal Mail Group, who vacated in August 2013. GPE plan to start work on Rathbone Place in 2014 for completion in 2016 and the development will be a major contributor to the regeneration of the East End of Oxford Street, ahead of Crossrail opening in 2018.

2017 December - The gates to the garden square officially open and Facebook moved its new European HQ into the commercial space.

2017 August - JLL is marketing a 3 and a 4 bedroom apartment with prices starting from £7,110,000.

2017 February - 139 of 142 apartments are sold.

2015 September - Facebook leases the entire One Rathbone Square 227,324 sq. ft for 15 years.

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Site & Location

150 metres from the new Crossrail hub at Tottenham Court Road Station.


Tottenham Court Road Underground StationCentral, Northern
Oxford Street / Soho Street390, 55, 73, 98, N207, N25, N55, N73, N8, N98


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Fire Engineering
Retail Agent


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