£500m flats will overlook Buckingham Palace Gardens

London Evening Standard

Not many people can claim the Queen as one of their nearest neighbours. But the owners of 72 planned apartments will be just a stone’s throw from the gardens of Buckingham Palace – close enough to hear the Changing of the Guard ceremony.

Abu Dhabi-backed developer Northacre has secured planning permission for Westminster council to convert the former HQ of the Department for International Development.