Gallery: Derelict East London Granary Transformed Into Creative Office ...

What was once a gritty and industrial building in East London is now a bright and creative office space set alongside the River Roding! Fronting Abbey Road in Barking, The Granary, as the name might lead you to believe, was a former granary and malthouse originally built in the 19th Century. Over the years it became derelict until someone came along and had the grand idea to renovate it into useful space. The original design came from Schmidt Hammer Lassen and was completed by Pollard Thomas Edwards this summer. A shiny bronze exterior complements original brick work and the whole thing is topped by a solar system on the roof.

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