City Gate House (1920, 2000)

Architects: Axis Design and Powell-Tuck Associates/Foster + Partners
Audio-described architecture tour for Open House London 2008, led by VocalEyes Describer Jane Brambley with Architect D’Arcy Fenton from Foster + Partners.

Originally a gentleman’s club by Giles Gilbert Scott, now HQ of Bloomberg and transformed internally. Expansion into the new Foster building increased their presence in this urban block. Key features include ground floor TV studios and glass-and-steel central staircase.

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