30 St Mary Axe , London . The Gherkin , A Curvilinear 40 Storey Office Building ...
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Description: 30 St Mary Axe , London . The Gherkin , a curvilinear 40 storey office building in the heart of Londons financial centre . Distinctive tapering form that minimises its footprint and effect on the London skyline and eco friendly glazed skin with light wells , the building also has a glazed dome at the top with spectacular 360 degree views across the city . RIBA award winner 2004 . Architect Foster and Partners 2003 .