26 July 2019/ Inspirations

5 irresistible commercial properties in Finsbury

Finsbury’s central location and close proximity to London’s most creative areas like Shoreditch and Covent Garden, and financial centre The City makes it a highly desirable place to base your business. Retail properties in the area will benefit from high footfall, both from tourists and the high number of workers in Central London and there are plenty of great places to eat, drink and relax after the working day is done.

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STYLUS, 116 Old Street, London, EC1V 9BG


This striking former warehouse has been redeveloped into excellent office space just four minutes’ walk from Old Street Station. Its original façade has been maintained and contrasts beautifully with the futuristic exposed metal interior. The large floor to ceiling windows let in plenty of natural daylight, making the office feel bright, while the column-free floors allow you to get maximum use out of the available space by allowing any possible desk/workspace layout. The office is also fully accessible, thanks to metal tile raised floors and two 9-person lifts.


19-20 Great Sutton Street, EC1V 0DR


Within 10 minutes’ walk of Farringdon rail and Barbican underground stations, this charming media-style office space is perfect for new businesses seeking a central location. It strikes a great balance between modern and traditional, thanks to original wood flooring and exposed ceiling beams alongside glass walled meeting rooms and suspended lighting. In between Finsbury and Clerkenwell, you’ll benefit from the quieter location that’s still within easy reach of Central London.


105 Great Eastern Street, EC2A 3JD


Those looking for a retail/takeaway premises in one of London’s coolest locations won’t want to miss this central site. On the junction of bustling Old Street and Great Eastern Street, you’ll benefit from exceptionally high footfall from tourists and office workers during the day. With trading hours up to 11pm and potential to extend them into the early hours of the morning, you’ll also attract passers-by enjoying Shoreditch’s famous nightlife by evening. The site is compact, but its excellent location more than makes up for it.


Angel Gate, 326 City Road, EC1V 2PT


This regenerated 1980s office benefits from being on a private, security guarded estate, which boasts large courtyards and gardens perfect for spending a sunny lunchbreak in. The spacious media-style office has exposed brickwork and concrete ceiling, giving it a cutting-edge feel perfect for creative companies seeking a new home. One of its most attractive features is its underground car park, a rare luxury in such a central location. Just 8 minutes’ walk from Angel Station, slightly north of Finsbury, it’s easy to commute to.


48 Kingsway Place, EC1R 0LU


Set in a unique converted Grade 2 listed Victorian school, this office has plenty of rustic charm. The space is bright and airy thanks to plenty of skylights and chic exposed brickwork walls give it a modern feel. Located within a secure gated development, you’ll have full use of communal gardens perfect for getting fresh air at lunchtime without braving Central London’s crowds. Within 15 minutes’ walk of both Farringdon Overground and Barbican Underground, it’s easy to reach from any part of London.

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