Mitsubishi Estate London Ltd & Stanhope plc
Grants of Shoreditch, Paye & Schindler Fenster + Fassaden
Jordans Whitbed & Grove Whitbed
Scope of Project:
Renovation of retained Portland Stone façade and construction of new elevation in Portland stone.
8 Finsbury Circus is situated in the heart of London’s financial district. Wilkinson Eyre Architects were appointed for the redevelopment of the former River Plate House. Portland stone was specified for both the internal and external stonework package.
The external package consisted of new Portland Jordans Whitbed stone and bronze facades, detailed in a contemporary manner and the cleaning and restoration of existing stonework.
The internal element features a wall of stunning of illuminated Portland Grove Whitbed panels.
Albion Stone supplied approximately 2,270m² of Portland Stone. The building has achieved a BREEAM Excellent rating.
Albion Stone, a fourth generation family business pride ourselves on having a helpful and skilled workforce as well as modern and traditional manufacturing process to enable us to produce the highest quality Portland Stone with minimal environmental impact.