Description of 90 Long Acre
90 Long Acre is a mixed-use development in Covent Garden, London WC2.
PLP Architecture has designed a new mixed-use development for the 1.4-acre site.
2016 April - Planning permission granted for:
The Demolition of existing office building (forming whole street block with frontages to Long Acre, Endell Street, Shelton Street and Arne Street) and redevelopment to provide two new buildings comprising two basements, ground and part seven to part 12 upper floors to provide a mix of uses comprising office (Class B1), 119 residential units (Class C3), retail (Class A1/A3), rehearsal space (sui generis), car parking for 30 cars accessed from Shelton Street together with new kiosk, publically accessible courtyard, landscaping works, public realm improvements, plant, cycle parking and other ancillary works.
Westminster City Council ref no 14/11129/FULL.
The existing 193,986 sq ft office building called First Chicago House was built in 1981. It was Designed by Richard Seifert and Partners.