Investment manager BlackRock UK has brought in renowned architect David Adjaye OBE and high-end residential specialist Alchemi Group to come up with a plan for its landmark project overlooking Trafalgar Square, 5 Strand.
Blackrock acquired the 75,000 square foot 1980s office block – currently Land Securities’ HQ – back in 2011 for something around £53.5m.
Development Manager Alchemi, which currently manages a central London portfolio in excess of £500m, has been tasked with “exploring value add opportunities for the site with a view to delivering a sensitive and appropriate development
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