Head to head with Rothschilds Bank and the home of the Samaritans

The original home of the Samaritans, St Stephen’s Walbrook, is now face to face with the City’s newest completed building, New Court, headquarters for Rothschilds Bank. The bank building is designed by Rem Koolhaas and the Office of Metropolitan Architecture.  The top two floors are set apart from the rest of the building in anContinue reading “Head to head with Rothschilds Bank and the home of the Samaritans”

Room with a view

This is a view of a building not yet complete but likely to have an interesting impact on the City.  It is the new headquarters building for Rothschild’s Bank.  Designed by Rem Koolhaas, the top of the building which is a boardroom for the bank is placed on stilts above the main office block.  TheContinue reading “Room with a view”