In Central London
Our destinations are the cultural and economic heartbeat of the city. Dynamic places to live, work, visit and do business.
What we do
We are the largest property owner in London's West End. We are continually investing to enhance this world-class destination, and creating the places and experiences that people truly want.What we do
We create outstanding destinations to shop, eat and explore. Across Regent Street and St James's, we bring together the very best in retail, dining, lifestyle and entertainment, combining British icons, international leaders and bespoke boutiques.More about retail
Dining & Entertainment
From the newest and hottest, to established favourites enjoyed for generations, our dining destinations, bars and cafes cover the very best in modern food and drink.More about dining and entertainment
Our offices and flexible workplaces are built for businesses of every size, from global firms to startups. We work closely with all our customers to find the space that is right for them, now and as their business develops, giving them support to ensure their business thrives.More about workspaces
We offer contemporary, professional and heritage homes in the heart of London. Our residences are ideally located, with the excitement of central London on the doorstep, and carefully designed to provide our customers with everything they need for city living.More about residential
We have an established reputation for delivering exceptional, modern space for business and creating platforms that they need to succeed. Our developments across central London have brought outstanding new buildings into the historic heart of the city.More about development
Senior leadership team
Director of Central London
Head of Regent Street
Head of St James's
Head of Strategy and Operations
News and insights
The Crown Estate gets the go-ahead for 33-35 Piccadilly
On 27th March 2018, Westminster City Council’s planning committee approved The Crown Estate’s proposal for the redevelopment of 33-35 Piccadilly, to create a new, quality retail and office development.
James Cooksey: We need to think more like hoteliers
James Cooksey reflects on the Future Office competition; a partnership between The Crown Estate and The Architects' Journal that invited architects to pitch their ideas on how inspiring and effective workplaces would operate from 2020 onwards.
Oliver Smith appointed as Head of St James's
Oliver Smith has been appointed as Head of St James’s for The Crown Estate’s central London portfolio. He will report directly to James Cooksey, Director of Central London.Read more