List of tallest buildings in London, Ontario

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The central business district of London Ontario.
Birds-eye view of the CBD of London.
One London Place, the city's tallest building, completed in 1992
City Centre Towers, the south tower was the tallest building in London from 1974 until 1992.
Delta London Armouries Hotel

London is the fourth largest city in Southwestern Ontario. In London, there are 15 buildings that stand taller than 70 metres (230 ft). The tallest building in the city is the 24-storey, 113.4 m (372 ft) One London Place.[1] This building is the tallest office building in Ontario outside of Toronto. Originally there were plans to construct a twin tower called Two London Place, however, due to the recession of the early ’90s, this structure was never built. The second-tallest building in the city is City Centre Tower South, standing at 96 m (315 ft) tall with 23 storeys.

As of February 2011, the city contains 12 skyscrapers over 80 m (262 ft) and 129 high-rise buildings that exceed 35 m (115 ft) in height.[2]

The tallest development that is under construction in London is The Renaissance South at 93.2 m (306 ft) and 28 floors. As of February 2011, there are 8 high-rises under construction, approved for construction, and proposed for construction in London.[3]

Tallest buildings[edit]

This list ranks London high-rises that stand at least 60 m (197 ft) tall, based on standard height measurement. This includes spires and architectural details but does not include antenna masts.

Buildings completed as of February, 2011
Rank Building Height Storeys Completed
1 One London Place[4]
(Office)
113.4 m 24 1992
2 City Centre Tower South[5]
(Office)
96 m 23 1974
3 Renaissance North[6]
(Residential)
93.2 m 28 2009
4 City Centre Tower North[7]
(Office)
89 m 19 1974
5 Talbot Centre West[8]
(Office)
88 m 18 1990
5 Talbot Centre East[9]
(Office)
88 m 18 1990
7 Colborne Centre South Tower[10]
(Residential)
88 m 26 1987
7 Colborne Centre North Tower[11]
(Residential)
88 m 26 1987
9 Colborne Place[12]
(Residential)
87 m 24 1987
10 CityPlace East[13]
(Residential)
81 m 25 2004
10 CityPlace West[14]
(Residential)
80 m 25 2004
11 London Towers East[15]
(Residential)
81 m 23 1974
12 Hilton London[16]
(Hotel)
79 m 22 1975
13 Middlesex County Court House[17]
(Government)
77 m 16 1974
14 Delta London Armouries Hotel[18]
(Hotel)
71.5 m 20 1987
15 The Harriston[19]
(Residential)
70 m 23 2008
16 Royal Bank Tower[20]
(Office)
68 m 14 1973
17 Cherryhill Village I[21]
(Residential)
63 m 21 1971
18 Kingswell Towers[22]
(Residential)
60 m 18 -

Projects[edit]

Projects as of February, 2011
Building Height Floors Year Status
One London Place Phase 2 110 m (360 ft) 18 - Possible reproposal
The Renaissance South[23] 93.2 m (306 ft) 28 2012 Under Construction
Old East II[24] 72 m (236 ft) 24 2013 Under Construction
Old East I[25] 64 m (210 ft) 21 2012 Under Construction
Sunlife at Grosvenor Gate II[26] 54 m (177 ft) 17 2014 Proposed
1503 Hyde Park Road I[27] 43 m (141 ft) 14 2013 Proposed
625 First Street[28] 42 m (138 ft) 14 2014 Proposed
Reservoir Hill[29] 35 m (115 ft) 12 2013 Proposed
Sunlife at Grosvenor Gate I[30] 35 m (115 ft) 12 2012 Proposed

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "One London Place". Retrieved 2011-02-16. 
  2. ^ "London Skyscraper map". Skyscraperpage.com. Retrieved 2011-02-16. 
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