A joint venture between Canary Wharf Group and Qatari Diar, 30 Casson Square sits proudly within Southbank Place, a mixed-use development at the globally recognised 5.25-acre Shell Centre tower site. Southbank Place will, when complete, feature eight exceptionally designed buildings, as well as a prominent piazza, shops and restaurants and a collection of public squares providing the perfect destination to live, work and relax in the heart of London.
International Property Awards 2021: Best Apartment
Braeburn Estates is delighted to announce its win at the London edition of the International Property Awards. The Penthouse at 30 Casson Square, Southbank Place, has been awarded with the prize in both the Best Apartment – London, and Best Apartment – United Kingdom categories.
The International Property awards recognise the highest levels of achievement in real estate, development, architecture and interior design in both residential and commercial sectors. With sustainability, high living standards, ergonomics, originality and creativity at the forefront of judges’ decisions. The London judging round celebrates the very best of what the UK has to offer, with 40+ categories split across 4 key sectors: Architecture, Interior Design, Development and Real estate. An International Property Award is a world-renowned mark of excellence and recognises only the most outstanding properties. Entries are judged on location, sustainability, safety, internal layout and supporting marketing activity.
As winners of the Best Apartment categories for both London and the United Kingdom, The Penthouse at 30 Casson Square represents a triumph in design both in its architecture and in its interiors. Floor to ceiling windows, panoramic views and carefully thought through interiors which play on the sites’ history through a rich tapestry of colours, illustrate the very best of what London’s residential sector has to offer. The result is a truly impressive home worthy of International recognition.
“We are thrilled that our vision for creating a new chapter in prime riverside living in what was previously an unmodernised area of London has been recognised through this award win. A huge well done to all the team involved.’’ Richard Oakes, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer Europe and Americas, Qatari Diar
“Southbank Bank is one of our landmark developments, designed to provide the best of London living in an unparalleled location. This award win for our show apartment at 30 Casson Square, Southbank Place, is a great acknowledgement of our commitment to create an exceptional place and embodies cosmopolitan London living at its best.” Brian De’ath, Managing Director at Canary Wharf Group
“Southbank Bank is one of our landmark developments, designed to provide the best of London living in an unparalleled location. This award win for our show apartment at 30 Casson Square, Southbank Place, is a great acknowledgement of our commitment to create an exceptional place and embodies cosmopolitan London living at its best."
Southbank Place is one of London’s best located developments within comfortable walking distance to some of the city’s most popular landmarks and iconic green spaces. Altogether, the full development comprises five residential and two commercial buildings, and includes a direct entrance to London Waterloo underground station, as well as beautiful landscaped public squares. Occupying the basement of the development is a 17,000 sq. ft. private health club for residents of Southbank Place Designed by Goddard Littlefair, the health club includes a 25-metre swimming pool, his and hers steam and sauna rooms, expansive gymnasium with specialist workout rooms, relaxation pods and a hair and beauty studio
Q&A with Portia Fox
The One Casson Square penthouse interior by designer Portia Fox has been revealed, a space filled with bespoke furniture and captivating art. We meet with Portia to discuss her design.
In Memory of Michael Squire 1946 – 2023
Michael Squire, the founding partner of London-based architecture practice Squire & Partners, and the architect behind much of the masterplan for Southbank Place, died on Thursday May 4, 2023. Under Michael’s direction Squire & Partner’s has become one of the UK’s most respected architecture practices, winning a significant number of design awards, and establishing a reputation for beautiful, crafted buildings in sensitive urban locations, with Southbank Place standing proudly among them.
New Year’s Eve at Southbank Place
This year’s display above the river Thames has been hailed as one of London’s greatest fireworks extravaganzas of all time.
We watched on in awe from the Penthouse in Belvedere Gardens.