A CONTEMPORARY IDIOM, GREAT SUFFOLK STREET

53 Great Suffolk Street, by Hawkins\Brown Photos: Jim Stephenson

Hawkins\Brown’s refurbishment and extension of 53 Great Suffolk Street, a Victorian warehouse in Southwark, incorporates a new-build extension that reinterprets the language of the existing building in a contemporary idiom to deliver contemporary office space. The project is located within a district of both industrial and cultural buildings in a lively neighbourhood that is home to local institutions such as the Union Theatre and Great Suffolk Street Warehouse. MORE >
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