Key facts

Address: Diagonal 197, Barcelona

Area: 22@

Adquisition date: 2014

Completion date: 2007

Gross leasable area: 15,351 sqm

Parking Spaces: 251

Architect: David Chipperfield y b720

Developer: Laietana

Key facts:

  • Impressive Class A office tower designed by David Chipperfield and b720
  • Excellent public transport infrastructure: metro, tram and city buses
  • Building of 17 floors with 3 floors below ground
  • 15,351 m² SBA
  • The lower floors (1-9) offer 1,088 m² of SBA while the upper floors have 663 m²
  • Underground parking with 222 seats for cars and 29 for motorcycles
  • The space is divisible in modules of 275 m² with a free height of 2.7 m
  • 7 lifts
  • VRV air conditioning system of four pipes, with water supply from the urban central system
  • Offers impressive views of the whole area and the Mediterranean Sea


Landmark office tower located on Barcelona’s principal thoroughfare, Avenida Diagonal. Acquired in December 2014 from Credit Suisse Asset Management. This striking 17 storey building was developed in 2007 by local developer Laietana and designed by David Chipperfield. It provides 15,531 m² GLA with 222 car spaces distributed over three basement floors with a further 29 motorcycle spaces.


Located within the city’s 22@ new regeneration area, near the junction of Diagonal with Plaza Glòries, and within close proximity to the iconic Agbar Tower and Unibail Rodamco’s Les Glòries shopping centre. Public transport provision is excellent with Metro, bus and tram connectivity.

Documentation and links

Press release



  • Road connection:

    Access to Ronda Litoral, B-20, C-17, C-31, C-58.

  • Underground:

    Metro Glòries, 350m (4 minutes walk).

  • Bus:

    Line 7, 10 minutes to Paseo de Gracia.

  • Distancia CBD:

    1,5 km (5 minutes from Barcelona`s city center)

  • Distance to urban area:

    Situated in the city center

  • Airport:

    El Prat Airport 22 km (28 minutes)


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