The Bower

London EC1
3.12 acre site comprising circa 350,000 sq ft of office and retail space


The Bower is a new landmark office and retail quarter immediately adjacent to Old Street roundabout.

Phase 1, consisting of The Warehouse, a 123,000 sq ft office refurbishment, and The Studio, a new 18,300 sq ft workspace, was completed in 2015 and is fully let to some of the UK's leading creative businesses. Extensive new public realm was also created with three new access routes to a vibrant restaurant destination, set within beautifully landscaped public spaces. The Bower now features several of London's most exciting new food and beverage concepts alongside established local meeting spots such as the iconic Shoreditch Grind.

Phase 2, The Tower, was completed in August 2018. Designed by renowned architects AHMM, The Tower provides 171,000 sq ft of Grade A office space, on seventeen levels, with two additional ground floor retail units fronting Old Street. Floors 1 to 6 have been let to WeWork, a global provider of flexible, collaborative co-working space; levels 7 to 9 have been let to Farfetch, the leading luxury online fashion platform; floors 10 and 11 have been let to Brilliant Basics, a global design and innovation studio from Infosys; the 14th floor has been let on a 'Plug & Play' lease agreement to Snowflake, provider of the data warehouse built for the cloud; the 16th floor has been let to Incubeta UK and the 17th floor has been let to Finablr, a global payments and foreign exchange platform. The remaining space offers innovatively designed interconnected floors for businesses looking for self-contained multiple level offices. All tenants of the Tower will benefit from the shared facilities and amenities at The Bower, which include cafes, lounges, a bike store and shower rooms.

The Bower is the winner of the 2019 OAS Award for Best Refurbishment/Regeneration (City Category). The Bower was shortlisted for the 2019 New London Award for Conservation and Retrofit, the 2019 RIBA London Award, the 2019 RICS Award for Best Commercial Scheme, the 2019 Property Week Placemaking Award and the 2019 BCO Best London Refurbished/Recycled Workspace award.

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Old Street
Mixed use
350,000 sq ft (32,000 sq m)
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