FINE WATCHES IN FINE OFFICES

12th August, 2021

HK London are delighted to announce the letting of two floors (2,669 sq ft) at Pennybank, EC1 to specialists in rare and classic timepieces, A Collected Man, on behalf of GMS Estates.

The Emrys Architects designed building has a unique position on the corner of Clerkenwell Road and St John’s Square with a fantastic retail/showroom opportunity available on the Ground floor and fully fitted offices available on the Fourth floor.

Congratulations to SHB Real Estate who acted for the tenant.

NEW HQ FOR FINBOURNE TECHNOLOGY OPPOSITE ST PAUL’S CATHEDRAL

6th August, 2021

HK London have advised high-growth fintech Finbourne Technology on the acquisition of 9,500 sq ft at 1 Carter Lane, EC4.

This was Finbourne’s first move from serviced offices to leased premises, making this relocation an important step in the firms continued expansion.

The views of St. Paul’s from this building are unbeatable! What a way to return to the office.

TOP TWO FLOORS LET AT PENNYBANK

15th April, 2021

HK London are pleased to announce the letting of the top two floors at Pennybank to Hickman & Rose on behalf of GMS Estates.

Pennybank, a new redevelopment on the corner of Clerkenwell Road and St John’s Square, EC1 was designed by Emrys Architects and is the latest standard bearer for best in class creative workspace in Clerkenwell. The scheme provides a mixture of fully fitted and Category A space, with an exceptional corner retail/showroom opportunity on the Ground floor. The team at GMS and Emrys Architects redeveloped Pennybank in tandem with Cornwell House at 21 Clerkenwell Green, EC1 to a similar design and specification.

The firm of solicitors have taken the top two floors on 10 year leases and benefit from a private roof terrace on the new sixth floor. Headline rents of £77.50 psf were achieved on best.

Jason Smith, Executive Director at GMS Estates commented “This locally based law firm decided to commit during lockdown at market leading terms, a testament to the incredible work undertaken by the design team on this project.”

Congratulations to Hickman & Rose on their fantastic new offices.