The existing concrete structure will be retained, but bold new articulated facades will transform the building’s relationship with its strategic location. It will appear to subtly transform as one moves around it, revealing a depth of facade through striking cobalt-blue folds.
The ‘fanned’ bays, along with the infill of the existing atria, will considerably increase the lettable area and the light levels within a new set of highly flexible and efficient office floor plates. Ground-level retail, café, and lobby spaces will enliven the streetscape. Three residential floors will provide panoramic views over London.