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Designed with crisp modern detailing and to the highest standards, the building will become a recognised landmark and make a distinctive new addition to the Mid City district. The building features a tall single-storey ground floor level which includes the main building entrance, retail accommodation and service bay, with 12 floors of office accommodation above. The top of the building, above the final floor of offices, is articulated with a double-stacked plant room which contains two levels of plant, taking the total building height to 59.35 metres above Fetter Lane. The scheme incorporates:- •approximately 214,679 sq ft (19,944m²) GEA of development. •approximately 3,466 sq ft (322m²) GEA of retail space at ground floor level. •a single basement level providing plant, storage and bicycle storage space. •the proposed pedestrianisation of part of Plough Place, creating a new landscaped urban space whilst improving the pedestrian realm and the active retail frontages. •a new and enhanced public realm at the base of the building, with improvement to the hard landscaping design of the surrounding streets. Sustainability is a principal design consideration of the project. The building encompasses a broad range of sustainable responses which will contribute to the environmental performance of the project - a 15.6% reduction in carbon dioxide emissions and a target BREEAM rating of ‘Excellent'.