Famed for its maritime history and impressive architecture, Greenwich is a popular office location with a wide range of sectors. Much of the town centre is made up of Georgian and Victorian architecture, providing an impressive setting for companies to rent office space. A number of businesses are based in Greenwich, including IT companies, technology firms and construction companies.
Greenwich is home a number of cultural attractions and places of interest, including the Royal Observatory, the National Maritime Museum, the Old Royal Naval College, Cutty Stark and The O2 arena. Greenwich’s high street is packed with shops, bars and restaurants and Greenwich Park boasts open green space, offering a peaceful place to take a break from the office.
Office Availability in Greenwich
As well as office space in converted period and listed properties in Greenwich, there is a good variety of shared workspace and private offices within impressive, modern dedicated business centres with manned receptions, meeting rooms, break-out areas and state-of-the-art technology and communication facilities.
Offices in Greenwich benefit from a number of nearby transport links. Greenwich has two National Rail stations - Greenwich and Maze Hill – which provide services to Cannon Street, Dartford and Crayford, Kentish Town and Luton via Blackfriars. The Docklands Light Railway runs from Greenwich and the Cutty Sark to Lewisham, Stratford, Canary Wharf and Bank. There is a good choice of bus routes serving the area, as well as pedestrian and cycle routes along the River Thames. River boat services operate from Greenwich Pier to a number of locations nearby.
Shopping, Restaurants and Leisure
Greenwich Market has been in the area since the 14th century; the current covered market has been at its location since 1700 and is home to a multitude of market traders selling a wide range of goods and fresh produce. Offices in Greenwich are surrounded by a variety of local convenience stores, specialist stores, delicatessens, high street chains and brand name outlets. There are a plethora of restaurants, cafes, pubs, bars and coffee shops to choose from including Green Pea, Rivington Greenwich, the Prince of Greenwich, the Plume of Feathers, Heap’s Sausages and The Green Café.