net floor area


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net floor area

[′net ′flȯr ‚er·ē·ə]
(building construction)
Gross floor area of a building, excluding the area occupied by walls and partitions, the circulation area (where people walk), and the mechanical area (where there is mechanical equipment).
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

net floor area

The total usable floor area in a building, measured to the inside of the enclosing walls.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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In recent years the estate has served as the regional head office for Bovis Homes Ltd and comprises a total net floor area in excess of 30,000 sq ft including the hall and its annexe, the Coach House, the Brew House and other ancillary buildings.
The premises comprise a lock-up shop with a net frontage of 19ft 6 in and a total net floor area of 537 sq ft.