Located within Portsmouth Harbour, the site is of international importance being within a SSSI, SPA and Ramsar. In addition, the site is of significant archeological and historic interest and also falls within a flood zone 3.

The design of the proposed 10 storey apartment block that includes 49 apartments (1, 2 & 3 bed apartments with under ground parking) addresses the above parameters with a contemporary building of high visual interest and articulation. The use of high quality materials and detailing along with the distinctive gull-wing roof design results in a high quality landmark building.