hub by Premier Inn York Way

2017 50 Wharfdale Rd
Kings Cross
London
N1 9FA

The Brief

Axiom Architects were commissioned to design a flagship mixed-use scheme, comprising a 389 bedroom hub by Premier Inn hotel with separate retail units next to Kings Cross station.


Feasibility

Development of multiple feasibility studies to maximise development opportunities on the site.


Planning

Planning permission was obtained in June 2014 following extensive negotiations with the local authority and presentation of developing proposals at Architectural Design Review Panels and public consultations.


Design & Build

After developing detailed tender proposals, Axiom Architects were novated to the main contractor and continue to work as lead consultants within a multidisciplinary design team.


Construction

The Results

Construction commenced on site in August 2015 and is due to open in the summer of 2017.