Interesting space for inquisitive minds

Six floors of brand new contemporary work space and a prominent corner showroom

Designed by Charles Henman and William Harrison, Pennybank Chambers was built in 1880 by the National Penny Bank Corporation Limited. It provided a mixture of shops, artisans dwellings and a new banking branch.

Today, the building has undergone its latest transformation being completely rebuilt behind the retained façade. The Lower Ground and Ground floors provide a prominent corner showroom to continue the tradition of housing Clerkenwell’s artisans.

The upper office floors with typical floorplates of 1,900 sq ft provide fantastic natural light owing to the buildings exceptional combination of modern full height and original windows curved around the building.

The top floor features a wraparound terrace with exceptional views across London.


  • New steel frame structure with restored masonry

  • Exceptionally designed contemporary reception

  • High occupational density of 1:8 m²

  • Roof terrace on 6th floor and terrace on 1st floor

  • Exposed original brickwork and exposed steel beams

  • Newly refurbished timber sash windows

  • New Juliette balconies on upper floors

  • New high grade kitchens in situ on each floor

  • New bespoke designed WC’s on each floor

  • New underfloor AC system

  • BT Openreach high speed fibre line installed to each floor ready for immediate use

  • Generous floor-to-ceiling heights

  • New metal tiled raised floors

  • New plasterboard ceilings with energy efficient inset LED feature lighting

  • New 13 person passenger lift

  • New showers, cycle store and lockers with separate access from Clerkenwell Road


Sixth (Roof Terrace) Offices 1,507 140
Fifth Offices 1,927 179
Fourth Offices 1,916 178
Third Offices 1,916 178
Second Offices 1,916 178
First (Terrace) Offices 1,981 184
Ground* Showroom 1,991 185
Lower Ground* Showroom 1,270 118
Total Offices 11,162 1,037
Total Showroom 3,261 303
Total 14,424 1,340

*The use class for the Ground and Lower Ground is currently for either offices or showroom, to be elected by the end user.

Floor Plans


1,507 SQ FT


1,927 SQ FT


1,916 SQ FT


1,916 SQ FT


1,916 SQ FT


1,981 SQ FT


1,991 SQ FT

Lower Ground

1,270 SQ FT