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New Loom House was designed by Duggan Morris architects. TPS Contract Services acted as brickwork contractor and used clay bricks reclaimed from the existing building.
‘The architectural design quality is very high, and the level of thought and detail is extremely evident in the refurbishment of this great warehouse building’. This ‘well considered’ and ‘elegantly refurbished’ grade II listed building in Aldgate achieves its objective of maintaining the building’s originality, while introducing new ‘exquisite details and features for which modern brickwork is increasingly praised’. This building was formally used as a storage facility for wool. The design incorporates this history with woven brickwork detail, which is the standout feature’, complementing the stunning woven metalwork which forms the front gates of the building. The bricks were sourced from within the building, creating a feeling of authenticity. ‘Minimalising the amount