Bishopsgate is a ward in the City of London, named after one of eight original gates in the London Wall. The site of this former gate is marked by a stone bishop’s mitre on a building at Bishopsgate’s junction. Located in the northeast corner of London’s main financial district, Bishopsgate is home to the London head offices for several major banks and financial institutes.
Bishopsgate is home to a number of impressive skyscrapers, providing businesses with the choice of prime serviced office space with stunning views of the City skyline. Boasting a prime City location, Bishopsgate is surrounded by a range of transport options, making it a great location for commuting and networking opportunities.
Serviced Office Buildings in Bishopsgate
Bishopsgate has plenty of tall buildings and skyscrapers, such as Broadgate Tower, Heron Tower, 99 Bishopsgate and Tower 42, in addition to a number of impressive period properties, which contain a range of classic and modern office suites to rent. Established as a centre for business excellence, there are a plethora of offices available, from modern, glass-fronted business centres providing serviced offices and coworking spaces, to converted period offices that include meeting rooms and conference facilities. Office towers in Bishopsgate provide a wide range of amenities and services, including professionally manned receptions, business lounges, super-fast broadband and fully-stocked kitchens.
Bishopsgate is served by Liverpool Street railway station, a mainline link to most of the South East. The station is also connected to four underground lines, and provides regular services to London Stansted Airport, perfect for tenants renting office space nearby. There are bus routes supplying the local area.
Shops, Bars and Eateries
Bishopsgate is dominated by financial institutions in prestigious offices but there are a range of independent retailers in the area including beauty salons, caterers, shopping arcades, boutique clothes stores, cafes, tea rooms and bars. There is an abundance of restaurants and eateries including The Drift Bar & Restaurant serving modern European cuisine, Boisdale of Bishopsgate, the Tank & Paddle, the Helix Restaurant at The Gherkin, Rake’s and the Cinnamon Kitchen.