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🟩 GreenBricks Building of the Week 🟩 100 Liverpool Street

Landmark green

In a prime location next to Liverpool Street Station, this is a landmark refurbishment and extension of an unloved 1980s office block.


🏢Building Details

  • Completed 2020

  • 520,000 sq ft of lettable office space – 10 floors

  • Winner of RIBA London Award 2022

👷🏾‍♀️Developer & Contractor

✍️Architects & Engineers


  • BREEAM Outstanding + British Land’s first net zero carbon development

  • 100% of substructure + 50% original superstructure reused = significant reduction in embodied carbon with the addition of 3 new floors

  • Embodied carbon = 389kg per m2 – industry benchmark for 2020 = 1,000kg per m2

  • Sustainable supply chain partners: recycled steel + concrete with cement replacement (GGBS) used where new materials were required

🥦 Wellbeing

  • WELL Gold + Platinum WiredScore

  • Top 5 floors progressively setback to reduce massing + create outdoor amenity across a series of planted terraces totalling 20,000 sq ft

  • Cores moved to create new elliptical atrium at the building’s heart: enhancing leisure and retail accommodation

  • Rooftop restaurant with sweeping 9th floor terrace offers fantastic views across to St Paul’s Cathedral

  • Excellent end-of-trip facilities for cyclists and runners: 60+ luxury showers and 700 bike spaces

🎈Bonus feature

It is located next to Liverpool Street Station, and next to the Elizabeth Line, above 2 tube lines and above a bus station. Design and build complexities were manifold. Despite challenges, it has significantly enhanced the public realm – improving permeability and access across the whole site.

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