Lead Partner: Capella Developments
Project Team: Architects - GD Lodge
Project HistoryClick an image to enlarge
Glasgow City Centre, IFSD
This property development will comprise three separate
buildings, set around a new public square and fronting onto York
Street and James Watt Street.
The commercial property development is in the heart of
Glasgow's busy International Financial Services District (IFSD) and
numerous shopping, business and leisure amenities are nearby.
The first two sections of the development will comprise two
Grade A office buildings totalling around 226,500 sq ft.The
third will house a 6-storey 152-bedroom hotel. In addition, there
will be 20,182 sq ft of ground floor retail and leisure space
across all three buildings, with the potential for health club and
A glazed courtyard will provide an open meeting
area for the Broomielaw area, allowing workers, residents
and visitors to meet and relax. Pedestrian access through the area
will be upgraded.
Outline planning consent approved October 2009. Detailed
approval for Atlantic Square Building 1.
The site's new owners Taylor Clark are currently looking at
alternative plans for the development of the site to
those outlined above. In the meantime, however, a
temporary Planning Consent has been given for an extension to the
existing car park to provide 120 spaces.
Between 2003 and 2014 Clyde Waterfront was a strategic
partnership comprising the Scottish Government, Scottish
Enterprise, Glasgow City, Renfrewshire and West Dunbartonshire
Councils. Its purpose was to promote the economic, social and
environmental regeneration of 13 miles of the River Clyde from
Glasgow city centre to Dumbarton.