Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

321

Tallest City in

the World
#

35

Tallest City in

Europe
#

3

Tallest City in

United Kingdom

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

West Tower

140 m / 459 ft

2

The Lexington

105 m / 344 ft

3

Royal Liver Building

98.2 m / 322 ft

4

Unity

86 m / 282 ft

5

Quarter Block 5

77 m / 253 ft

6

One Park West Tower 1

56.1 m / 184 ft

7

One Park West Tower 2

50.3 m / 165 ft

8

The Copper House

- m / - ft

Videos

12 June 2013

London and Beyond: Regionalism and the British Skyscraper

There are very few architects who have built tall buildings across numerous cities in the UK, and yet several cities outside London have enthusiastically embraced...

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Research

27 April 2012

Debating Tall: Is UNESCO Going Too Far?

Controversy has erupted over development proposals in London and Liverpool in the UK, which UNESCO says will damage views of World Heritage sites. Critics counter...

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Global News

13 May 2019

A Skyscraper Boom Could Transform a Liverpool City Street

Leeds Street is currently one of the least built-up areas in Liverpool’s city center, surrounded at many points by open space, car parks and dealerships....

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