Great Portland Estates reveals plans for London Bridge tower

Great Portland Estates has revealed plans for its New City Court site, near London Bridge, SE1. The plans involve a 35-storey office building, a stone’s throw from the Shard.

Some 322,000 sq ft of office and 16,000 sq ft of retail is planned, along with an elevated public garden. Around 3,800 permanent jobs are anticipated to be delivered.

Public realm and walking routes through the site will also be improved with a brand new entrance/exit to London Bridge underground station facing on to a public square.

Great Portland Estates says the plan will mean 35% of