Tower 42) followed in 1980, which at 183 metres (600 ft) became London's first genuine "skyscraper" by international standards. Vauxhall Cross Tower 1 140 / 462 41 Residential Vauxhall / Nine Elms 256 On hold. "Canada Water Building C4, London emporis". A b c "Shell Centre". M GEA at lower levels, a publicly accessible viewing gallery (Sui Generis) and after hours Restaurant/Bar (Sui Generis) 1,934sq. Application PA/17/01597/A1 Stratford Waterfront Tower 1 160 / Two towers originally proposed at 47 stories. "Plans for two residential towers in Shoreditch get go-ahead". "More major towers planned for London's South Bank". Retrieved "Work begins on luxury flat conversion of London landmark Centre Point". A b "Crystal Palace Transmitter". Retrieved "Riverside South (North Tower. 302 North Quay Tower 4 107 / Application PA/17/01193/A1. Retrieved 7 November 2013. 16 17 1 Undershaft, planned to form the centrepiece of the City of London's skyscraper cluster, is the tallest skyscraper currently proposed for London. 20 2 22 Bishopsgate 278 / 912.062 2019 Office City of London Core and structure topped out. 208 Approved November 2016. Archived from the original on 2 November 2010. The Scalpel 190 / Office City of London 29 30 Structurally topped out. Retrieved Treanor, Jill (28 November 2016). 8 Crystal Palace Transmitter 219 / 720.0N/A 1950 Transmitter Crystal Palace Tallest structure in London completed in the 1950s. Application 2013/12/19, Approved July 2015. Missing or empty url ( help access-date requires url ( help ) "SSC London on Twitter". Retrieved "Canada Water Building C4". "Skyscrapers approved for the Isle of Dogs meaning 1,644 more homes coming to South Quay". If counting the tallest habitable floors in buildings, then the record would be held between 19 by the Shell Centre, at 107 metres (351 ft) and having 26 floors; and before it by the Victoria Tower.5 metres (323 ft. 162 84 Stock Exchange Tower 100 / 328.027 1970 Office City of London Urbanest King's Cross 100 / 328.027 2013 Residential City of London 165 * Indicates still under construction, but has been Topped-out Tallest under construction, approved. Retrieved Demolition of the existing buildings and construction of a ground plus 56 storey building (263.4m AOD) for office use (Class B1) 102,043sq. Retrieved "52-54 Lime Street". A b "Even taller towers planned for long-dormant Blackfriars Road site". Name Height m / ft Floors Year (est.) Primary use Location Notes Spire London 235 / Residential West India Quay 166 Replaces two proposals on this site - Columbus Tower and Hertsmere Tower. Retrieved b "South Quay Plaza". Missing or empty url ( help access-date requires url ( help ) "Lots Road".