Arena Tower

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Arena Tower
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General information
Status Complete
Location London, E14
United Kingdom
Coordinates 51°29′50.8″N 0°0′54.3″W / 51.497444°N 0.015083°W / 51.497444; -0.015083
Construction started 2013
Completed 2017
Cost £142m[1]
Height 149 m (489 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 45, plus 1 basement floor
Floor area 145,858 m2 (1,570,000 sq ft)[2]
Design and construction
Architecture firm Skidmore, Owings & Merrill[3]
Main contractor O'Shea[4]

Arena Tower, formerly known as Baltimore Tower, is a high-rise residential skyscraper on the Isle of Dogs, London. The building is located on a site that was previously the location of the London Arena. The 45-story building comprises 366 residential apartments and is 149 meters in height. It was designed by American architecture firm Skidmore, Owings & Merrill.

Planning application[edit]

Arena Tower under construction

Ballymore London Arena Ltd applied for an amended planning application to Tower Hamlets in 2008.[5]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Baltimore Wharf". O'Shea. Retrieved 3 March 2014.
  2. ^ "Arena Tower". Skyscraper Center. CTBUH. Retrieved 21 October 2017.
  3. ^ "Baltimore Tower". Skidmore, Owings & Merrill. Retrieved 3 March 2014.
  4. ^ Grant Prior (12 July 2013). "O'Shea starts construction of twisted tower". Construction Enquirer. Retrieved 3 March 2014.
  5. ^ "Planning applications". Tower Hamlets. 14 March 2008. PA/08/00504. Retrieved 3 March 2014.

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