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KX Nido

Nido Kings Cross is located on the former NatWest office site. The construction process has stripped back the two towers to their original frames to reinvent the building. The stunning 16 floor mixed-use scheme designed by award winning architects Allford Hall Monaghan Morris incorporates 616 single studio rooms, 199 shared rooms for two students, 31 rooms allocated to students with disabilities accommodating 1,045 students overall. The scheme includes a further 50 private apartments, 14 affordable apartments, three retail units and commercial space.

YEAR
2008 (Completed)
GDV
£180m
STATUS
Complete
BOROUGH
Islington
NO. OF UNITS
800+
ARCHITECT
Allford Hall Monaghan Morris
CONTRACTOR
First Base, Laing O'Rourke
OTHER KEY PARTNERS
Blackstone