160 Federal is a 24-story class A office building offering approximately 367,000 square feet of modern workspace. Considered the most visible, most distinguished, and best preserved Art Deco building in Boston, 160 Federal was built in 1930 as the United Shoe Machinery Building and was the tallest office building in Boston for almost 20 years.
The building’s striking Art Deco design and embellishments of Napoleon-gray marble, bronze friezes, etched glass chandeliers, gilt ceiling décor and more has been expertly restored earning its Historic Landmark designation. The building is LEED Platinum® and ENERGY STAR® certified, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Set in Boston’s dynamic Financial District, tenants can easily access the city’s finest restaurants, hotels, parks, cultural venues and daily conveniences. Superior transportation options abound with the South Station and the Red Line just two blocks, and within walking distance of 8 MBTA stations.
24 Floor Mid-Rise
ENERGY STAR® Certified
Coming Soon! FOOD HALL
160 Federal will cement its reputation as the heart of the Financial District when the ribbon is cut on a state-of-the-art Food Hall, currently under construction with delivery expected Spring 2019. Check back for news on the nearly 25 new dining options that await tenants and the surrounding community.
160 Federal offers a new state-of-the-art fitness center with locker rooms and showers.
Rockhill Management offers next-level tenant services, event planning and amenity coordination through their experienced on-site management team.
The building offers a two-level, 100-space below-grade parking garage, a valet, and a car wash service.
The neighborhood is home to 200+ retailers, 120+ restaurants and bars, 1,900 new residential units, 1,500+ hotel rooms, 17 fitness centers, and numerous parks and entertainment venues.
The building features a newly constructed, spacious and secure bike storage facility with a repair station.
Tenants have added peace of mind knowing the building’s professional management and security teams are standing by 24/7.
24 Hour Security
LEED PLATINUM® AND ENERGY STAR® CERTIFIED
160 Federal benefits from notable sustainability upgrades that have resulted in its LEED Platinum® and ENERGY STAR® certified.
Flexible Floor Plates
The building offers 24 stories, totaling 366,998 square feet, 14-foot-by-10-inch column spacing running north/south, 19-foot-by-5-inch column spacing running east/west, and 8-foot-6-inch finished ceiling heights (9-foot-9-inch rough)
12 Otis elevators include 10 passenger, 1 service, 1 hydraulic. All elevator cabs and lighting were upgraded in 2016.
Two-levels of subterranean parking is available accommodating approximately 100 vehicles.
4,000 amp, 3-phase, 4-wire, 277/480-volt mains, and 6.9 watts per rentable square foot, Distribution panel size: 200 amps with 120/208 and 77/480-volt services.
450 kW diesel-fueled
24-hour security and on-site management
The building is cooled by a central HVAC system that was fully recommissioned in 2015. Major system components include two 500-ton cooling towers (installed 2008 and 2010) and two 450-ton centrifugal chillers (fully rebuilt in 2016). The HVAC system includes a leading online work order system and features an online preventative maintenance system that allows for remote access and ultimate controllability. The two levels of underground parking garage space have a fresh air supply and return fan system and CO2 detection.