About R8 Project Kings Cross

A £115m, mixed used commercial and residential developments with landscaped externals:

Situated in Central London, Kings Cross, R8 provides 33,000m2 of Gross internal area, 70% of which is used for CAT A office, retail, and small business space. Providing modern working environment suited for flexible fit out arrangements. 30% of the development will provide 72nr residential, social housing units including a car park on the ground floor and cycle parking facilities in the basement. The development also benefits from a shared landscaped, external podium on the second floor for use by both residents and commercial users.

Works as of December 2022 are currently at 55% progressed with the concrete and steel frame completed, façade on-going, and internal works including building services commencing first fix. Works are due to complete by February 2024.


All tours will start with toolbox talk, and a health and safety talk, the participants will then be taken on a site tour. 

The site will be in the first and second fix stage, so will be able to see the infrastructure of the building, that is hidden upon completion.  Cladding - the outer shell of the building - will be nearly complete. They will see joinery, dry lining and also screeding. 


Bookings are currently unavailable for this site.



Address McLaren Project Office
Fenman House Retail Unit
5 Lewis Cubitt Walk

About McLaren

McLaren Construction is an award winning contractor with an established reputation for consistent delivery of outstanding projects across all market sectors. We specialise in new build, refurbishment and fit out projects for major blue chip customers. Continuous review and improvement enable us to develop robust and practical procedures, from inception to completion, that centre on delivering high quality solutions against challenging demands. We pride ourselves on the high calibre and expertise of our team, and actively encourage creative engineering solutions that meet the complex need...