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Best Bankside Loft?

LL are thrilled to be instructed on what must surely be the finest rental to be offered in Bankside Lofts for many years. This epic penthouse sits on top of the Victorian warehouse at BL and offers 2410 sqft of simply amazing space, with vast South facing windows and great ceiling height. More detailed specification   …Continue Reading

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Peckham Is The Works!

Just 750m from the hottest train station in London, Carlton Works in Peckham must be one of the most photogenic buildings for those in the business of “ex-industrial”. And our lovely client Sonia’s loft here does not let the place down. Just listed for sale at £850k and as true a space as they come.

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In The Clink

LL are busy in The Borough at the moment. Along with our cracking new instruction in Weller Street, we have a couple of cool lateral lofts on moody, historical Clink Street. One is a rental in Horseshoe Wharf for £840 per week and the other a fantastic open-plan loft for sale in mighty Clink Wharf,   …Continue Reading

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Weller Hard To Find

What a find this is – perched on top of a small, corner warehouse on Weller Street, in the heart of Borough, a really bright and well laid out penthouse apartment, with direct lift access straight into the flat. Glorious views from 400 sqft of terraces, including St. Paul’s and The Shard. Just listed this   …Continue Reading

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Welcome Rachel!

A big LL welcome to Rachel Turner, who joins us this week. A great communicator, Rachel will definitely succeed in this business. Not sure if she wants to live in a converted church though?!

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Ding Dong!

Hands down our most surprising instruction of the year has to be this amazing converted Bell Tower in Edmonton, North London. A genuinely wonderful and unique space for under £300k is a rare thing for us to offer. This could get busy….

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Redesign A Classic

BUTLER’S WHARF – synonymous with 1980s Docklands excess but now undoubtedly an icon in warehouse living. We have a great 6th floor space – NOT RIVERSIDE – but with a really great south and east aspect from its huge living room. Still with the original Conran spec – which may interest someone but ultimately it’s a   …Continue Reading

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We’re Jammin’!

LL are delighted to take on one of the fantastic Jam Factory penthouses. Whilst the old Hartley factory buildings are one of Bermondsey’s true icons, the best apartments here really are the penthouses, with their epic floor to ceiling glass facades, great terraces and jaw dropping views. We have a South facing one just listed   …Continue Reading

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Live/Work London!

Being huge fans of the live/work lifestyle, we are really pleased to suddenly have a good selection of these increasingly rare spaces and at affordable prices. £535k for 1200 sqft in SE17? £625k for 1000 sqft in super cool Clapton? All details on the sales page.

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Oh My God!

Yup, that is how we reacted when the first house at 62 Nunhead Grove revealed itself for the first time. Now completely finished and eclectically furnished for showing, we urge those with a sense of drama to view this stunning house, offering 1675 sqft of triple height space for just under £1m.

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Go Gothic

No it’s not Harry Potter’s house but within the amazing gothic masterpiece that is The Royal Victoria Patriotic Building, we have just taken on a dramatic double-height loft, with two bedrooms and a tons of period character. Details on the sales page…

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Happy Anniversary

A big congratulations to Super Suniel for completing his first year with LL. It is also his first year as an agent and we get regular emails from buyers and sellers praising his generous nature and professionalism. Of course we just think he’s damn lucky that we get him such amazing spaces to handle every   …Continue Reading

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East Or West?

LL has just completed on one of the incredible warehouse lofts at Ransome’s Dock, beating some pretty big-hitting agents to the finishing line along the way! So which apartment remains – East or West? If you want an unbelievable spec, NY style loft near Chelsea, just check in with us to see what you can   …Continue Reading

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Project SE15 Prepares For Launch

London Lofts are very excited to announce the launch of its first JV development project – FOUR triple height houses from a converted church in Nunhead Grove, SE15. This project is the culmination of a relationship with the owner since the time he bought it as a near derelict building with anarchists living in it, some years ago! These beautiful   …Continue Reading

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Searching For Something?

After some successful private client searches in the last few weeks, we have decided to openly offer this search to those looking for something very specific within our niche. Whether it a massive loft, unmodernised building or live/work space, just let us know what you are looking for, discuss terms and we will find it! (photo credit:   …Continue Reading

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Secret Loft Discovered

Almost impossible to believe this exists but we have unearthed perhaps the most private loft we have ever seen – and right in the middle of Camberwell. No director’s bias here at all – it is sensational!! Owned by artist Sam Herman for thirty years, Sam has kept it in its original condition and it is essentially a   …Continue Reading

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Heaven For Leather

Check out this super slick live/work space we have just taken on in Tanners Yard, the landmark former leather warehouse off Bermondsey Street. With two bedrooms, parking and recent contemporary overhaul, it is ready for creative occupants now! Email a rather smitten suniel@londonlofts.net for more info and viewings.

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Harry Does It Again!

His uncanny knack of making unfashionable places look cool is well into its third decade now but Manhattan Loft’s Harry Handlesman looks set to get it right, unbelievably, in Stratford this time. His vision of building this area’s most dynamic and glamorous address at Manhattan Lofts Gardens is now looking super smart, with regeneration of   …Continue Reading

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Cool Commercial

For those who missed out on the awesome space we sold on Decima Street last year and fresh for 2016, we have another large commercial space in Bermondsey for sale. Untouched for 30 years, the ground floor of Argent House offers 3000 sqft of early Twentieth Century warehouse to play with. Perfect for a recording   …Continue Reading

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New Nestseeker Joins LL

London Lofts welcomes Lorenzo Dos Santos to the team, a free transfer from our friends at Nestseekers in Miami. Lorenzo is specialising in finding interesting residential and commercial spaces in The West End and Central London, many of them retained. He can be contacted at Lorenzo@londonlofts.net

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Space To Create

Shielded from the over-exposed world of Rightmove et al, LL have an astonishing loft in South Bermondsey up for refurbishment. Not for the faint-hearted, this 3300 sqft lateral space in The Paragon has not been touched for 15 years and offers massive potential for a dream loft scenario. It’s not cheap of course… solly@londonlofts.net

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Cool School

If you like The Barbican, Sixties brutalism and JG Ballard, then we have the flat for you. Just instructed to rent a brand new two bed flat in the conversion of the original Lilian Baylis School in Kennington, so revered that it was saved and given Grade 2 listing. All yours for £525 pw and full details on   …Continue Reading

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Welcome to LL Suniel!

This young man we could not let go! London Lofts welcomes Suniel Pillai, whose excellent work started from a random email asking for work experience to running his own little empire here. Sales, lettings, rare teas from Sri Lanka? He’s your man.    suniel@londonlofts.net

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Live/work Works

Having completed on genuine live/work studios in Borough and Bermondsey recently, we are finding that demand for these increasingly rare spaces is still very strong. Sadly the supply is dwindling rapidly, as cool commercial buildings are being turned into ‘luxury’ homes, even in City fringe areas. If you have one, call us!!

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Scorching Southbank

Yes, it is still baking hot down here on The Southbank, with prized loft building Bankside Lofts still breaking price records with every sale. Rentals are unbelievably popular here too, so get in touch with us if you want a piece of the action – we always have something available from around £550 per week…

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Go Creative In Bermondsey

The best era for warehouses? In our opinion the 1920’s. The best London neighbourhood for warehouses? One or two of us think Bermondsey. So check out the 3844 sqft of B1 commercial space on Decima Street that we have just put on our sales page, with its 125ft of frontage onto the street and those wonderful   …Continue Reading

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Back to The Albert Hall

The London Lofts team had another great night at the Teenage Cancer Trust event last night. After an intense few months, it was great to let off some steam and give something to this amazing cause.

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London Lofts and Nestseekers International

We are delighted to be partnering up with our friend  Mr Eddie Shapiro, CEO of Nestseekers International. The progressive New York based real estate giants, featured in the hit TV show Million Dollar Listing, now have a London office! We expect much transatlantic business in the coming years. www.nestseekers.com

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Need a survey?

With  a million surveyors out there vying to check out your new space for you, perhaps you might need a nudge in the right direction. There is one man out there who really understands warehouses and other alternative spaces and his name is Tim Wordsworth. Contact him direct and quote London Lofts – he will   …Continue Reading

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Shells Sell

The appetite for large, untouched spaces in The Capital remains huge. We have just exchanged contracts for a client on a vast top floor warehouse space overlooking Vauxhall Park. Perhaps the last of its kind in so central a location, we can only but hope that another turns up, as developers generally continue to either   …Continue Reading

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High School

You cannot beat these Victorian schoolhouses for proper volume and light. This fantastic, almost perfect, loft is up on the second floor of Victorian Heights but still has incredible ceilings and really one of the most dramatic living rooms you will find in this price bracket. Just a short walk from  Battersea Power Station, so a   …Continue Reading

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London Lofts Christmas Card

A bit of early Christmas cheer. We have wrapped up Bankside Lofts in a pretty little bow for you, courtesy of Nick Cowell, our artist in residence. Turn up the vol!  

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Big in South Ken!

A loft in South Kensington? Well not exactly but we can offer the closest thing to it in this uber cosmopolitan corner of South West London. Essentially a massive double height studio, we have an incredible ground floor space in Roland Gardens, just few steps from Blakes Hotel. Enough said really. http://www.londonlofts.net/property/south-kensington/

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Art and Agency?

Unofficial ‘5th Beatle’ at LL, the multi talented Mr Nick Cowell, has produced this fantastic short film for us. He manages to make The Canal Building look even better than it actually is and the music is perfect, so turn the volume up. Enjoy:-

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Wapping Space

London Lofts have been brought in on some great spaces recently. But can there be anything that rocks our boat more than the simply gorgeous and massive penthouses at Metropolitan Wharf on historic Wapping Riverside. We have 4 of these behemoths available to rent; all 2500 sqft or more, with private roof terraces, parking and a   …Continue Reading

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Supporting Teenage Cancer Trust

What a great night at The Albert Hall for the LL gang!

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Urban Glamour In Clapham

We have just been instructed to sell this truly unique studio house in Clapham, the home of the people behind Zachary Valentine Interior Design. Showing off their flair for industrial/vintage glamour, the 3442 sqft space has an amazing 60ft double-height studio reception room to die for. All of this hidden away behind Clapham High Street. Details for   …Continue Reading

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Tuscan Dream

We at LL are delighted to have been asked by our loyal clients, Patrick and Francesca at St. Gabriel’s Manor, to advertise the fact that they are selling their amazing house in Tuscany. Ok, it is not in London and it is not a loft but this Giancarlo Galassi designed pad is located just 30 minutes   …Continue Reading

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Breaking The Bank

LL have finally notched up our first sale in Bankside Lofts and sure enough, we have broken the record for a space on Hopton Street. Sometimes considered the runt of the litter, things have changed with the imminent tearing down of Samson House opposite and this perfect one bed loft will one day be sitting   …Continue Reading

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Blast From The Past

Just a little retro present to ourselves – a photo from the original Manhattan Lofts brochure for Bankside Lofts. Proper shells from the true originals.

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Double Parked

We are back in Park Lofts again with two beautiful triplex lofts, created from nearly identical shell spaces, but with very different layouts. Which one suits your lifestyle? Take your pick from these £865k neighbours.

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Happy New Year

To all our clients and friends, have a great 2014.

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Fly Over To Clapton

LL have just taken on a great 1000 sqft loft at the top of the former De Havilland aircraft factory in Clapton, E5. This beautiful building was designed by Sir Owen Williams in the 1930s and the chance to live there, in emerging Clapton, must excite you lovers of real lofts out there! Details on   …Continue Reading

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BIG SPACE 1

Take a 3000 sqft chunk of the old Spratts dog biscuit factory in the East End and do what you like in it. Because the buyers of our latest enormous space can; it has permission for a multitude of uses from residential and commercial to both if you want a live/work scenario. Just leaves you to   …Continue Reading

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BIG SPACE 2

Stupidly rare and a total find, we have instructions to sell a fabulous 4500 sqft freehold in Peckham. Basically the best live/work you will find, it combines classic Victorian warehouse studios with contemporary living. But unbelievably all of this with huge roof terraces and dramatic views of the City skyline and more. Really one of   …Continue Reading

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BIG SPACE 3

Just when you thought you had one or two of the biggest spaces to sell in town, then 6000 sqft of a Victorian school house by Battersea Park becomes available! Seriously, this is 3 original shells at Southside Quarter turned into an enormous apartment, with a separate two bed loft for the naughty teenagers. Offering endless possibilities for   …Continue Reading

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6 Months Young

Just half a year, that’s how old we are! It seems impossible that we could be sitting here with multiple rentals achieved, a fantastic array of sales instructions and an off-market portfolio to die for. We have worked hard and sacrificed a lot but we have to thank those who have supported us in this   …Continue Reading

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Far From The Madding Crowd

A handful of our loyal clients are asking us to promote their spaces quietly at the moment. There is so much hype around the London scene that it makes perfect sense that some sellers wish to do things the old fashioned way; by word of mouth from an industry expert. We have some really brilliant   …Continue Reading

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Camberwell Greenery

In addition to the totally amazing 1800 sqft house we already have here, we have just taken on a unique 1200 sqft 3 bed / 2 bath apartment in the St. Gabriel’s Manor building – directly opposite the fabulous preserved local Victorian park that is Myatt’s Fields. Fast becoming the London Fields of South London,   …Continue Reading

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Brixton Loft

We have a really interesting space for sale now in Park Lofts, on the Brixton/Clapham border. Nearly 1200 sqft of sheer space and virtually no internal walks. A cool space, in a cool building, in a cool part of town. Check out the details in our sales section at £575k.

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Follow Us On Twitter

We are now on Twitter – please take some time to follow us @_londonlofts_

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In With The New

For those who like their loft style living a little more clean and crisp than flaking old bricks, we have just taken on a couple of very cool new build houses and in the perfect price range. First up a really interesting detached house in Star Road, West Kensington, W14. There is simply nothing like   …Continue Reading

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Beautiful Camden Image

Thanks to Daniel for this fantastic picture of his favourite instruction in Camden Mews. He has the top two floors of the building on the right available to rent for £692 a week.

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Get Into Greenwich

We at London Lofts have become rather attached this historic corner of South East London. It is not exactly renowned for its multitude of loft buildings but behind the naval history and the Cutty Sark/Observatory tourism stuff, there is a wild and undiscovered side, that is quintessentially London, England. Head East of the park and   …Continue Reading

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London’s Coolest Street…

….. so says Daniel, our lettings director. He has a point; it is sooo London and whilst getting a little gentrified, there is still a bohemian feel to the mish-mash of architecture. It just so happens that he has a totally cool duplex warehouse loft available to rent at the top end of the mews,   …Continue Reading

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Get Out Of Town

Our first venture out of the capital takes us to Faversham, on the Kent coast and this quite extraordinary stand alone converted Victorian warehouse. Just 45 minutes down the M2 by car, or an hour on the train, Faversham is a historic market town, home of the Shepherd Neame Brewery and this local icon of a   …Continue Reading

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Food Glorious Food

You love food, you love London – where do you have to live? Borough Market of course! Well, as far as you can throw an organic sausage away from The Market Porter, we have just let a really great one bedroom apartment to one of the world’s largest banks. All it took was one viewing and   …Continue Reading

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Mission Statement

The Mission Building in Limehouse again proves that it is a great place to live. This magnificent edifice was built to help house the fine seamen of The Victorian age, when they made it back to the London Docks. The good vibes have obviously continued to this day, as the current block of cool apartments seems   …Continue Reading

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South London Roof Time

The rooftops of Peckham are the most happening spots in London now. First there was Frank’s Cafe and now the stunning new Rooftop Cinema on top of The Bussey Building brings ice cold beer, Mexican street food and classic films to this totally hip neighbourhood. Check out the view!

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The Best House Share Ever?

If you thought you would never consider a house share, then think again because this has to be the most extraordinary room to let in London right now. Our old friend Peggy at The Chapel in St. Gabriel’s Manor, Camberwell, is offering a single room in her stunning interior designed home, ideally to someone looking   …Continue Reading

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Brandon House – Fantastic Fulham Lofts

Having been involved in selling these great loft spaces in Brandon House, off The Munster Road, for many years now, it still seems incredible what exceptional value they offer. It really is the perfect warehouse conversion, with only a handful of large units, massive windows and a cool, industrial vibe in the communal areas. With the   …Continue Reading

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Artist’s live/work space in SW London

At London Lofts we have our first live/work space and it is in Fulham! Not necessarily where you would expect to find such a space but surprisingly this quiet and up and coming little corner of Fulham brings us Byam Studios and the chance for creative types and/or small businesses to take a 1381 sqft   …Continue Reading

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Blackheath Village Ballroom – vast living space!

A completely mad conversion of a former ballroom has found its way to us! The proportions are on an epic and grand scale and the period details are stunning. It seems completely bizarre to say this but the converted ballroom offers a style of living that is not too dissimilar to that of a City Loft. Bear   …Continue Reading

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Bankside Lofts

Bankside Lofts is a massive favourite of ours. Designed by award-winning architect Piers Gough, the heart of the development is a former Victorian cocoa warehouse, it is in here we have the rare opportunity to rent a classic part furnished loft space. The loft is arranged as a large living area, separate bathroom, fitted and   …Continue Reading

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Great space in The Canal Building

London Lofts are really pleased to get their hands on this two bedroom loft in The Canal Building in Shepherdess Walk. We love this warehouse conversion for its massive South facing windows with views towards The City skyline and a great location a few minutes from Old Street Roundabout and Upper Street. Really, The perfect   …Continue Reading

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Designer Jonathan Adler Says It All

” Brand is one of the most culturally corrosive words. Brand is the enemy of creativity.” www.jonathanadler.com    

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Intro

So here we are. London Lofts has arrived and you don’t even know it yet. We aim to grow organically and let our combined years of experience in yesterday’s version of alternative estate agency – yes it did exist – bring us some of London’s great living spaces, be they classic warehouse and schoolhouse lofts, or   …Continue Reading

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