Development at Farringdon Crossrail station receives planning permission

Farringdon - over-station development JRA

Crossrail and development partner Cardinal Lysander have won planning permission for an over-site development above the western entrance of Farringdon Crossrail station.

The 207,000 sq ft development, designed by John Robertson Architects (JRA), is located at the corner of Cowcross Street and Farringdon Road and will comprise six storeys of high-quality office space, with retail units at street level.

Farringdon Crossrail station will comprise two platform tunnels, each the length of two football pitches, linking two new ticket halls, and will be fully accessible from street to train.