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Canary Wharf
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Height: To Tip
236 m / 774 ft
Height: Architectural
236 m / 774 ft
One Canada Square Outline
Tallest Building:
One Canada Square

Floors Above Ground
Floors Below Ground
# of Elevators
Tower GFA
162,422 m² / 1,748,296 ft²
# of Parking Spaces

Facts & Figures

Official Name Canary Wharf
Status Completed
Country United Kingdom
City London
Complex Function office / residential
# of Apartments 550
# of Parking Spaces 968

Map of Buildings in Complex

NOTE: Only buildings that have GPS coordinates recorded are displayed.


Buildings in Complex

  Completed   Architecturally Topped Out   Structurally Topped Out   Under Construction   On Hold   Never Completed   Proposed   Vision   Demolished
ID #   Status Building Name City Height (m) Height (ft) Floors Completion Material Use
1040 1   COM One Canada Square London (GB) 236 774 50 1991 steel office
1042 2   NC Riverside South, South Tower London (GB) 235.6 773 46 - composite office
1339 3   VIS North Quay R01 London (GB) 221.7 727 67 - residential
1600 4   VIS North Quay Office Tower London (GB) 212 696 47 - office
1655 5   COM 25 Canada Square London (GB) 201 659 42 2002 composite office
1719 6   COM 8 Canada Square London (GB) 199.5 655 42 2002 composite office
30480 7   VIS North Quay R02 London (GB) 196.6 645 61 - residential
15797 8   VIS Heron Quays West London (GB) 190 623 - - office
2023 9   NC Riverside South, North Tower London (GB) 185.8 610 35 - composite office
15806 10   VIS 30 Marsh Wall London (GB) 185 607 53 - residential
3579 11   COM One Churchill Place London (GB) 156.3 513 30 2004 composite office
3795 12   COM 25 Bank Street London (GB) 153 502 30 2003 composite office
3796 12   COM 40 Bank Street London (GB) 153 502 30 2003 composite office
3948 14   COM 10 Upper Bank Street London (GB) 150.9 495 30 2003 composite office
5016 15   COM 33 Canada Square London (GB) 105 344 18 1999 steel office
9235 16   COM KPMG Canary Wharf London (GB) 69.1 227 15 2009 concrete/steel office

CTBUH Initiatives

Seven Cities Winter Spaces Walking Tour
29 Jan 2015 – Tour Report

Activity at the CTBUH London Conference: Day Three
13 Jun 2013 – Conference

One Canada Square + Canary Wharf Technical Tour Report
13 Jun 2013 – Tour Report

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Seven Cities Winter Spaces Walking Tour
29 Jan 2015 – Tour Report
The new CTBUH Urban Habitat / Urban Design Committee organized a highly successful Winter Spaces Walking Tour in seven cities around the world.
CTBUH London Conference: Day Three Activity
13 Jun 2013, London – Conference
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Canary Wharf Technical Tour Report
13 Jun 2013, London – Tour Report
A tour of Canary Wharf is an object lesson in the kind of place-making that can stem from the exploitation of an increasing rarity and developer’s delight: a 100-acre blank space in a major…
CTBUH Releases Analysis of Global Population and Tall Buildings
Apr 2011 – CTBUH Journal Paper
Tall buildings are spreading across the globe at an ever-increasing rate. This study demonstrates the relationship between population and tall buildings across those countries and presents information…

Global News

Continuation of London’s Canary Wharf District Approved
22 Jul 2014 – London

Lehman Haunted by $780 Million London Skyscraper Claim
1 Jul 2014 – London

China Life Buys London’s 10 Upper Bank Street
23 Jun 2014 – London

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Continuation of London’s Canary Wharf District Approved
22 Jul 2014 – London, United Kingdom
Tower Hamlets Council has granted planning approval for a 6.5 million-square-foot (604,000-square-meter) mixed-use development at Wood Wharf, London by Canary Wharf Group…
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Lehman Haunted by $780 Million London Skyscraper Claim
1 Jul 2014 – London, United Kingdom
Canary Wharf Group Plc is seeking a U.S. court order for the estate of defunct trading firm Lehman Brothers to pay $780 million in back rent and damages stemming from its…
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China Life Buys London’s 10 Upper Bank Street
23 Jun 2014 – London, United Kingdom
China Life has purchased Canary Wharf skyscraper 10 Upper Bank Street for £795 million ($1.35 billion) from the Canary Wharf Group (CWG). CWG confirmed in a statement to…
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Foster + Partners Submit Plans for South Quay Plaza Tower
24 Apr 2014 – London, United Kingdom
Foster + Partners has submitted plans for the 73-story skyscraper at Canary Wharf. Set to become the tallest residential building in the United Kingdom, the skyscraper…
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Tall Timber Training Funded by US Department of Agriculture
19 Mar 2014 – Washington D.C., United States
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack is yelling “timber!” in Washington D.C. The US Department of Agriculture will allocate funds towards the training of architects and…
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Technology Executive Plunges from Canary Wharf Skyscraper
29 Jan 2014 – London, United Kingdom
An American banker, working for J.P. Morgan at its London headquarters at 25 Bank Street in Canary Wharf, fell from the 33rd story to his death on the 9th-story roof. A…
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Greenland Investing in Two London Towers
9 Jan 2014 – London, United Kingdom
Chinese real-estate giant Greenland Group is planning to build two high-rises in East London, one of which will be the tallest building in Canary Wharf; the other will…
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Canary Wharf to Get Cylindrical Herzog & de Meuron Tower
10 Dec 2013 – London, United Kingdom
Swiss architects Herzog & de Meuron have designed a 56-story cylindrical skyscraper as part of a nine-hectare masterplan for London’s Canary Wharf, according to Dezeen.…
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Developer Proposes UK's Tallest Housing Tower
20 Nov 2013 – London, United Kingdom
An Irish developer plans to build the tallest residential tower in the UK on a site in the city's Canary Wharf area. Ryan Corp. UK has paid ₤100 million (US$160 million)…
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Obituary: Paul Reichmann, Canary Wharf Developer
28 Oct 2013 – Toronto, Canada
Paul Reichmann, the Canadian tycoon and creator of Canary Wharf, who has died aged 83, transformed the skyline and economy of London's Docklands. Reichmann and his…
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Galliard Launches Baltimore Tower
21 Oct 2013 – London, United Kingdom
Galliard Homes has officially launched sales for Skidmore, Owings & Merrill's curvaceous Baltimore Tower in Canary Wharf. Occupying a section of the city's Crossharbour…
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Developers Launch Tower at Triangular Site
1 Oct 2013 – London, United Kingdom
Developers have set in motion plans to build a tower as tall as 672 feet (205 meters) at a triangular site at 30 Marsh Wall, near Canary Wharf, approximately 1,640 feet (…
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Latest Canary Wharf Tower Given Go-Ahead
27 Sep 2013 – London, United Kingdom
Plans have been approved for a 623-foot (190-meter) office tower at the Heron Quays West site in Canary Wharf, designed by Adamson Associates. Tower Hamlets councilors…
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Iconic Buildings Become Pawns in Skyline Chess
28 Aug 2013 – London, United Kingdom
Iconic London architecture becomes kings, queens and pawns in Skyline Chess Set, by Ian Flood & Chriss Prosser. Famous and cherished structures of the city, including The…


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Tall and Urban: An Analysis of Global Population and Tall Buildings
Apr 2011 – CTBUH Journal, 2011 Issue II

An Aesthetics of Sustainability
Oct 2005 – CTBUH 2005 New York Conference