Office Space in Clerkenwell

Victorian warehouses updated for the digital age, neighbouring The City and Shoreditch’s creative and tech epicentre, and brimming with restaurants, gastropubs and nightlife - office space in Clerkenwell perfectly balances the old with the new. CBRE’s expert agents can help you put down roots in this youthful, creative area. 

Whether you're looking for a longer term option to lease or rent, or want a more flexible arrangement in a coworking centre or serviced office building, we cover all the options. Get in contact with our team of experts who can take the strain from your office space search. 

The Area

Lying north of Farringdon, Clerkenwell is one of London’s most creative neighbourhoods. Some of the most prominent parts of Clerkenwell include Clerkenwell Road, which gets you to Old Street if you head west; Goswell Road, which takes you to Angel in the north and the Barbican in the south; and St John Street, which connects you to Farringdon in the south.

If you’re specifically looking to attract bright new talent, you’ll benefit from being based here. Young professionals are especially drawn to Clerkenwell, not just for the opportunities but also because of the central location and its wealth of social amenities.

Industry Profile

The general buzzword for Clerkenwell is creativity, which is reflected in the types of businesses that have long been associated with the area, namely architecture and design firms. But that’s not all. These days, as Clerkenwell’s appeal widens, you’ll now find office spaces occupied by media organisations, law firms, tech startups and ad agencies.

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Types of office space available in Clerkenwell

The range of office spaces available to rent in Clerkenwell is extensive, meaning whatever you’re after, whatever style of property you’re into, we’ll help you find it. This includes renovated warehouses with long-term lease options, period properties with exposed brickwork and entire office floors in new builds that come fully fitted and furnished. Floor plates also tend to be smaller here, courtesy of the area’s deep history, which is good news for SMEs.

Main transport links in Clerkenwell

Rail and London Underground

  • Angel: tube station (Northern line)
  • Barbican: tube station (Circle line, Hammersmith & City line, Metropolitan line)
  • Farringdon: rail and tube station (Circle line, Hammersmith & City line, Metropolitan line)
  • King’s Cross: rail and tube station (Circle line, Hammersmith & City line, Metropolitan line, Northern line, Piccadilly line, Victoria line)


  • Buses: there are plenty of buses coming in and out of Clerkenwell, including numbers 55, 153, 243 and N55
  • Cycleways: Cycleway 6 and Quietway 2