7-10 Hanover Square

With a new Crossrail station opening across the street in 2018, Hanover Square’s north-east corner due a significant increase in footfall. Make has delivered a modern, forward-looking scheme that replaces the site’s existing block with two distinctive components – office and residential. A defining feature of the architecture is its decorative spandrels, which feature carvings of patterns from the damask fabric used in George II’s coronation – delicate forms that reference the Hanoverian king and act as a piece of public art.