The site at 16 Scrabo Street is currently used as a surface car park.
QuayGate Developments Ltd submitted a planning application (Z/2002/0172/F) in January 2002 proposing to develop a 68,000ft2, 8-storey call centre building with ground floor commercial units. Permission was granted in June 2003 and expired in June 2008.
The land (0.74 acres) was placed on the market in February 2017 by RHM Commercial. Offers were invited in the region of £750,000. RHM Commercial sold the site in October 2017.
A joint venture between Vinder Capital and Aldgate Developments proposed to develop a £25m built to rent residential building.
PGD Construction Ltd submitted a planning application (LA04/2019/2387/F) in October 2019 proposing to develop a residential building comprising 151no. apartments. The application was approved in August 2021.
Savills placed the 0.74 acre site on the market in August 2021 with a guide price of £3.25m.