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What the original £300 million plan included:

n Hundreds of private homes and dozens of affordable housing units.

n Four office blocks.

n Demolition of Old Sailor’s Ark, with retained facade, to be replaced by a new five-star hotel with 211 rooms, a pool and a gym.

n Demolition of Canongate Venture, to be replaced by a conference facility with main entrance and shops on East Market Street.

n A new public square.

n Shops and cafes, as well as restaurants and other leisure uses in a flagship four-storey building.

n New residential street linked to Calton Road.

n Improvements to Jacob’s Ladder and Calton Hill Stairs.