Monday 07 December 2020 – Media Release
Canary Wharf Group’s 10 Park Drive Wins Gold Award at WhatHouse? Awards
Canary Wharf Group is proud to announce 10 Park Drive has been awarded a Gold award for Best Apartment Scheme at the 40th annual WhatHouse? Awards. The landmark building, designed by internationally renowned architects, Stanton Williams and with interiors by Make Architects, was the first residential building to launch Canary Wharf’s new district, Wood Wharf.
The What House Awards recognise the very best new homes across the UK, attracting some of the biggest names in housebuilding and in each category, winners received a Gold, Silver or Bronze award.
For the Best Apartment Scheme award, the panel of judges carried out a rigorous assessment taking into consideration the internal layout, architectural innovation, price range and overall quality of the scheme. The judges highlighted the apartments’ exceptional natural light and sleek design looking out onto the picturesque boardwalks and waterfronts below, as well as the exceptional amenities on offer, including the Sky Terrace, resident’s club and exclusive use of a state-of-the-art Third Space fitness centre.
Brian De’ath, Director of Residential Sales at Canary Wharf Group said, “At 10 Park Drive we set out to create an exceptional building that captured the spirit of the estate with beautifully designed apartments, marking an exciting new chapter at Wood Wharf, Canary Wharf’s new district.
“It is an outstanding achievement to receive a Gold award at this year’s WhatHouse? Awards, a real testament to all the hard work and ingenuity of our teams in a year like no other.”
Rising to 42 storeys, 10 Park Drive comprises 74 studios, 115 one-bedroom apartments, 141 two-bedroom and 15 three-bedroom apartments, all offering extraordinary views of the city and the ever-changing river. For more information regarding Wood Wharf and the various residential offerings at Canary Wharf, visit www.canarywharf.com/residential / firstname.lastname@example.org / Tel: 020 7001 380
For further information, please contact:
Canary Wharf Group plc
T: 020 7418 2166
Notes to Editors:
About Canary Wharf Group:
Canary Wharf Group (CWG) has overseen the largest urban regeneration project in Europe and is a private real estate company that develops, manages and currently owns interests in approximately 7.5 million square feet of office space, 0.9 million square feet of retail and over 500 Build to Rent apartments.
The company’s current £2.4 billion construction activity is composed of 500k square feet of commercial properties and over 1,750 new homes, for sale, for rent, intermediate and affordable. The development pipeline includes a further 4.8 million square feet of secured planning, with a further planning opportunity for North Quay of 2.5 million square feet.
CWG is an industry leader in sustainability including purchasing 100% renewable electricity for the Estate since 2012 and zero waste going to landfill from the managed Estate since 2009. By the end of 2020, CWG will be the largest sustainable developer in the UK with over 10 million square feet of sustainably certified buildings.