Newington Butts, Elephant + Castle

Overlooking St Mary’s Churchyard Park in Elephant & Castle, Newington Butts will consist of a 45 storey tower next to a block of 7 storey terraces. The tower will accommodate a 180 seat theatre for Southwark Playhouse and a concession café.

BCAL are responsible for the delivery of the public realm and private courtyards. The terrace building is a series of pavilions, with transparent cores between them providing a visual connection between St. Mary’s Churchyard and the courtyard behind.

Client: Mace Group

Concept Architect: Roger Stirk Harbour + Partners

Delivery Architect: Axis Architects

Construction value: £97m