St Pancras Commercial Centre London, United Kingdom

Ground breaking

St Pancras Commercial Centre

London, United Kingdom

3rd March 2022

A ground breaking ceremony was held on 3rd March to celebrate the start of construction on the St Pancras Commercial Centre. Located in an area of North London which is undergoing substantial change, Caruso St John's 24,000 m² mixed-use scheme will accommodate a dense development of housing, workspace and retail.

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