The Lever Building, located in Clerkenwell, London, provides 3,000sqm of flexible office accommodation over five floors in a refurbished tobacco warehouse. Original structures and architectural details are retained and complemented by the use of exposed services elements, industrial finishes, and an eclectic mix of furniture to bring a unique character to the interior.
The finished working environment incorporates a large number of different work settings supporting varied working patterns. The carefully considered spaces range from private telephone booths to open spaces for presentations and events, encouraging staff collaboration and dynamic, creative productivity.
The team table workstations, were developed specifically for the needs of the end user, as were numerous mobile elements for storage, write walls and TVs support the high level of flexibility required on the floor plates. The client invested in a large number of bespoke furniture items and fittings, beautifully crafted by specialist contractors. This workplace provides the flexibility our client needs to attract talented staff, accommodate constantly changing team sizes and support creativity.
- BCO London Regional Finalist 2016