Angel Building

 
 
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407 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V 4AD 
 
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Angel BuildingLaunched in late 2010, the Angel Building in Islington transformed from an under-used early 1980s commercial block into an award-winning office space, reinvented by architects Allford Hall Monaghan Morris (AHMM). The building, on a prominent site at the corner of St. John Street and Pentonville Road, provides 263,000 square feet (24,433 sq m) of high end office space, with a cafe, specially commissioned works of art and large roof terraces. The clever design, which includes the re-use of the existing concrete frame, has earned the building several awards including the RIBA Award for Architecture and the British Council of Offices National Award for Refurbished and Recycled Workspace, both in 2011, the same year the project was shortlisted for the Stirling Prize. The Design Council liked the building so much they moved in, citing the appeal of a modern space which, "reflects its broader role to champion excellent design in the built environment". Shops and restaurants within the Angel Building at street level include Jamie's Italian and Hummingbird Bakery.

 

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LondonTown.com - Angel Building Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Angel Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
King's Cross Tube Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
25 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
5 minutes walk
 
Skinner Street NCP
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hotels near Angel Building

Near Angel Building
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £59  41% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Angel Building
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ... More
 
 
 
Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  32% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 7 minutes from Angel Building
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn London Kings Cross - Bloomsbury
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £63  35% off
1 Kings Cross Road, WC1X | 9 minutes from Angel Building
Halfway between the City and the west End, the Bloomsbury area is an oasis of calm in the very heart of the capital. It's a lovely ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Sights nearest Angel Building

Nearest to Angel Building
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King's Cross Filling Station
London > Attractions > Sights
Goods Way, N1C | 14 minutes from Angel Building
King's Cross Filling Station is a 1960s petrol station redesigned in 2012 by architects Carmody Groarke to become a public landmark building, a cultural and social ... More
 
 
 
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Heron Tower
London > Attractions > Sights
110 Bishopsgate, City, London EC2N | 30 minutes from Angel Building
When it was completed in March 2011 Heron Tower was the tallest building in the City of London, a title soon snatched from it by the ... More
 
 
 
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Walkie Talkie / 20 Fenchurch Street
London > Attractions > Sights
20 Fenchurch Street, EC3M | 33 minutes from Angel Building
Designed by world-renowned architect Rafael Vinoly, 20 Fenchurch Street, nicknamed the 'Walkie Talkie' made headlines before it even opened when it 'melted' cars parked ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Angel Building

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Angel Building
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The Islington Metal Works
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
7 Torrens Street, EC1V | 2 minutes from Angel Building
Built in the late 19th century, The Islington Metalworks is a building steeped in history. All three floors were initially used to stable the horses that ... More
 
 
 
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Sadler's Wells
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from Angel Building
Modern contemporary dance and music performance space. Occupying a site with a long tradition of entertaining Londoners, Sadler's Wells exists to bring the best of national and ... More
 
 
 
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Exmouth Market
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 7 minutes from Angel Building
A rich hunting ground for restaurants and bars, Exmouth Market twinkles under the fairy lights that zig-zag overhead across the scenic pedestrianised street. Hip hang outs ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Angel Building

Near Angel Building
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Now On
Richard Alston Dance Company: Rejoice in the Lamb (Burning | Nomadic | Madcap)
London > Events > Dance  Dates: Monday 26th and Tuesday 27th January 2015
Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, EC1R | 3 minutes from Angel Building
A 20th anniversary celebration of the Richard Alston Dance Company featuring Benjamin Britten's Rejoice in the Lamb plus two new works at Sadler's Wells - the ...More
 
 
 
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Lavrentis Machairitsas
London > Events > Music  Dates: Monday 26th January 2015 - 7.30pm
O2 Academy Islington, N1 Centre, Parkfield Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Angel Building
Greek music writer and performer Lavrentis Machairitsas performs a selection of his songs....More
 
 
 
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John Hegley And Friends
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Monday 26th January 2015 - 8pm-10.30pm
The Betsey Trotwood, 56 Farringdon Road, EC1R | 11 minutes from Angel Building
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Entertainment near Angel Building

Near Angel Building
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Red Lion Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
418 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 1 minute from Angel Building
One of London's most famous fringe pub theatres, the Old Red Lion Theatre in Islington was founded in 1979 by Charlie Hanson and is a welcome ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sadler's Wells
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Rosebery Avenue, Islington, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from Angel Building
Modern contemporary dance and music performance space. Occupying a site with a long tradition of entertaining Londoners, Sadler's Wells exists to bring the best of national and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sadler's Wells Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from Angel Building
Modern contemporary dance and music performance space. Occupying a site with a long tradition of entertaining Londoners, Sadler's Wells exists to bring the best of national ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Angel Building

The best shops and markets near Angel Building
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Euphorium Bakery
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
26a Chapel Market, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Angel Building
This traditional bakery, drawing on British and Gallic roots, has made an indelible mark on the foodies of Islington. With nearly twenty types of bread - ... More
 
 
 
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Fresh N Fine
London > Shopping > Supermarkets
18 Penton Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Angel Building
This independent supermarket between Angel and Kings Cross sells good quality organic food, Bundaberg root beer and Fentiman's cola as well as all the basics. ... More
 
 
 
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Camden Passage
London > Shopping > Markets
Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Angel Building
Hidden down a cobble-stoned Angel backstreet a whimsical collection of odds and ends have been gathered together on a selection of market stalls (not to be ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Angel Building

What are the best dining options near Angel Building London?
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Hummingbird Bakery
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
The Angel Building, 405 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 1 minute from Angel Building
All-American cupcakes are the speciality here but you can also tuck into many other finger-licking sticky treats. Chocolate Devil's Food Cake, New York style cheesecake and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Naamyaa Cafe
London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
The Angel Building, 405 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 1 minute from Angel Building
Opening in October 2012, Naamyaa is an all day modern Bangkok style cafe from Alan Yau, the man who brought us Wagamama, Hakkasan and the Michelin-starred ... More
 
 
 
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Tortilla
London > Restaurants > Mexican restaurants
13 Islington High Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Angel Building
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Education near Angel Building

Near Angel Building
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Wine Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 11 minutes from Angel Building
One day workshops, offering a friendly no-nonsense approach to teaching about wine, suitable for everyone from beginners to experts. Courses take place at the following venues: Atlas PH, ... More
 
 
 
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LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 14 minutes from Angel Building
This gorgeous 18th century Grade I listed Hawksmoor church is one of a number of London churches which has, in recent years, been converted into a ... More
 
 
 
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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 16 minutes from Angel Building
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Angel Building

Angel Building gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spa Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Northampton Road, EC1R | 8 minutes from Angel Building
A busy park in Islington beside the Three Corners Centre youth centre and Adventure Playground, the 2.02 acre Spa Fields include a children's playground, tarmac ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Dance Academy
London > Leisure >
The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, EC1V | 12 minutes from Angel Building
London Dance Academy is a dance studio in the middle of the City, five minutes' walk from Old Street and Barbican, which offers dance classes and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, EC1V | 12 minutes from Angel Building
Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Angel Building

The best pubs near London Angel Building.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Crown
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
116 Cloudesley Road, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Angel Building
Modern British cuisine ... More
 
 
 
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The Ambassador
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
55 Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 7 minutes from Angel Building
The Ambassador is one of the more special among of the gastro pubs in Exmouth Market thanks to its short but eclectic menu. It also owes ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cafe Kick
London > Nightlife > Pubs
43 Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 7 minutes from Angel Building
The original Kick bar and a local landmark, Cafe Kick is a tiny continental-style cafe bar with terrace tables and an endearingly insalubrious interior, has three ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Angel Building

Angel Building clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Anam
London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Chapel Market, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Angel Building
Retro-trendy, infectiously popular, and staunchly pioneering London's first Irish cocktail bar is a welcome addition to Islington's portfolio of drinking venues. A heady mix of curved ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Angel Building
If the Government want to encourage more of a European café culture, they should send someone down to Colebrookes to take a look. Colebrookes takes the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Smithy's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
16-17 Leeke Street, King's Cross, London WC1X | 9 minutes from Angel Building
An unexpected surprise, located in a King’s Cross backstreet you never knew existed, yet still only a five-minute walk from the tube, this wine-bar-cum-restaurant offers a ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Angel Building

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Angel Building.
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Sadler's Wells
London > Business > Venue Hire
Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from Angel Building
Can accomodate for up to 2070 people.... More
 
 
 
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Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Angel Building
Exhibitors love this venue and it's easy to see why. The Business Design Centre in Islington is in a great location just one mile from The ... More
 
 
 
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Crypt on the Green
London > Business > Venue Hire
Clerkenwell Close, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 11 minutes from Angel Building
The Crypt on the Green, underneath St James Church in Clerkenwell, is on the site of the first nunnery to be built in London dating back ... More
 
 
 
 

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Life Drawing Classes At Candid Arts Trust
Exhibitions | Until 30th April 2015 

Candid Arts Galleries 2 minutes walk from Angel Building

Life Drawing Drop-In Classes at Candid Arts Trust. Come along and improve your drawing skills!...More

Richard Alston Dance Company: Rejoice in the Lamb (Burning | Nomadic | Madcap)
Richard Alston Dance Company: Rejoice in the Lamb (Burning | Nomadic | Madcap)
Dance | Until 27th January 2015 

Sadler's Wells Theatre 3 minutes walk from Angel Building

A 20th anniversary celebration of the Richard Alston Dance Company featuring Benjamin Britten's Rejoice in the Lamb plus two new ...More

 
Lavrentis Machairitsas
Music | On 26th January 2015 

O2 Academy Islington 4 minutes walk from Angel Building

Greek music writer and performer Lavrentis Machairitsas performs a selection of his songs....More

Angel Comedy
Comedy | Until 26th January 2015 

Camden Head 7 minutes walk from Angel Building

Improvisational humour from Shoot From The Hip....More

The Diary of a Nobody
The Diary of a Nobody
Theatre | Until 14th February 2015 

The King's Head 9 minutes walk from Angel Building

After a sell-out success last summer, Rough Haired Pointer Theatre Company presents Mary Franklin's inventive adaptation of George and Weedon ...More

 
John Hegley And Friends
Comedy | On 26th January 2015 

The Betsey Trotwood 11 minutes walk from Angel Building

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The Merchant Of Venice
Theatre | Until 14th February 2015 

Almeida Theatre 11 minutes walk from Angel Building

Ian McDiarmid features as Shylock, in the Royal Shakespeare Company's modern interpretation of the drama about money, race, religion and ...More

King Charles III
Theatre | Until 31st January 2015 

Almeida Theatre 11 minutes walk from Angel Building

Charles has to decide how to rule, following the death of the Queen and a lifetime of waiting. Mike Bartlett's ...More

Fade Art Exhibition
Exhibitions | Until 31st January 2015 

Frameless Gallery 12 minutes walk from Angel Building

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Olivia Laing: Talk
Exhibitions | On 26th January 2015 

British Library 17 minutes walk from Angel Building

The work and lives of some of America's greatest artists, among them Edward Hopper, Andy Warhol, David Wojnarowicz and Henry ...More

 

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London 2015: New Openings
London 2015: New Openings

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London 2014: New Openings

A new indoor theatre at Shakespeare's Globe, the British Museum's £135 million extension, and Heston Blumenthal's new restaurant at ...More

 
3 Billy Pigs (Ages 3-8)
Theatre | 18th February 2015 - 22nd February 2015 

The Little Angel Theatre

Beautifully crafted puppets tell the story of the Three Billy Pigs, a new show from Noisy Oyster for children of ...More

Building a Dialogue: The Architect and the Client
Exhibitions | 17th February 2015 - 9th May 2015 

Sir John Soane's Museum

With case studies including Sir John Soane's Dulwich Picture Gallery and Holy Trinity Church and Wren's Royal Naval College, Building ...More

Tree
Tree
Theatre | Until 22nd February 2015 

Old Vic Theatre

The London premiere of Tree, a play about dissent, commitment, two people and a tree, "twinkles from one quizzically comic ...More

 
Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
Theatre | Until 9th May 2015 

Playhouse Theatre

Olivier-Award winner Tamsin Greig (Episodes, Green Wing, Jumpy, God of Carnage), who made her name as Debbie Aldridge in Radio ...More

 
Taylor Swift: The 1989 World Tour
Taylor Swift: The 1989 World Tour
Concerts | On 27th June 2015 

Hyde Park

Global superstar and seven-time Grammy Award winner Taylor Swift is the first headliner announced for Barclaycard presents British Summer Time ...More

 
Fenchurch Seafood Bar and Grill
Fenchurch Seafood Bar and Grill
Opened 5th January 2015 

High up on level 37 of 20 Fenchurch Street (Rafael Vinoly's top heavy building also known as the Walkie Talkie) ...More

 
Duck & Rice
Opened End of January 2015 

Hakkasan and Wagamama founder Alan Yau opens 'Chinese gastropub' Duck & Rice on the Soho street famous ...More

Tapas Revolution Shoreditch
Tapas Revolution Shoreditch
Opened February 2015 

Spanish chef Omar Allibhoy continues the expansion of his Spanish food empire which began with Tapas Revolution in Westfield Shepherd's ...More

 
 
 
 
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