Morley Fund Management (“Morley”) and Helical Bar plc (“Helical Bar”) today announced the pre-letting of part of their development at 40 Berkeley Square, London W1 to The Blackstone Group, a leading international investment and advisory firm.
The development, a joint venture between Morley and Helical Bar, is currently under construction and is due to be completed in March 2004. Formerly the site of the J Walter Thompson building, the new offices overlook the West End’s premier square and will be of top quality specification, including a new contemporary Portland stone façade. Designed by Hamilton Associates, the building will offer a total of 75,000 sq ft of office space over nine floors, with eight car parking spaces available to tenants. The Blackstone Group will take occupation of the top three floors totaling approximately 20,000 sq ft.