Paddington – Officio

Become Familiar with Paddington

An area in London that blends together shiny offices and Georgian townhouses, mostly known for the Paddington station, home to the Heathrow Express. Visitors and everyday Londoners eat at Praed Street’s casual cafes, drink at the most traditional pubs and then finally unwind at the hotels near Norfolk Square Gardens.

Paddington Station

This Grade 1 building situated in Paddington has recently been refurbished to restore the buildings original character. Four floors of high quality serviced office are available with a range of different offices. Each office is backed up by a conferencing space, meeting rooms, lounges and kitchens.

Kingdom Street

The instantly striking thing about this workspace is its immense atrium. Bringing beautiful natural light to an inviting open space, there is a distinct and memorable style to this workspace. Matching the striking interiors, ample breakout space and the ground floor co-working community create a lively and inviting atmosphere.

TRANSPORT LINKS

London is famous for its transport, with black cabs and double decker buses. But, the most notable way of transport for locals and visitors alike is London’s underground, which provides transport in and around the whole of the city.

Paddington Station

Also known as London Paddington, is a Central London railway terminus, set on Praed Street in the Paddington area. Since 1838, this site has been a provider of services by the Great Western Railway.

Paddington Tube Station

This London Underground station, served by the Circle and Hammersmith & City lines, is located adjacent to north side of the main Paddington station, with its entrances being from with the mainline station and from the Paddington Basin.

BIG CORPORATIONS

Paddington is one of London’s best connected areas. Since its years of neglect, anyone would find it very hard to believe that this was one of the capitals more run-down areas.

Premier League

Located in the Brunel building, near Central Paddington, the body who represents top flight football clubs, resides in a 30,000 square foot space. The Premier League, which is wholly owned by the 20 member clubs that make up the League at any one time, relocated in 2019.

Marks & Spencer

The company, commonly abbreviated to M&S, resides in Central Paddington. Specialising is the sale of clothing, beauty, home products and food products.

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INDEPENDENT BUSINESSES

As it is known as one of London’s best connected areas, Paddington suits independent/small business more than most.

Kind Humankind

Kind Humankind was created a a hybrid between business and social action. Working with workers in disadvantaged countries to help improve their lives, while at the same time creating beautiful, fashion-conscious garments, in which the owner, Vanessa Conrad, designs herself.

Ampersand Cafe & Bookstore

With more than 30,000 used books stretching from floor to ceiling, you’ll never be lost for something to read while waiting for your coffee, homemade chai or apple and berry crumble. For breakfast, lunch or anything in-between, Ampersand is the perfect addition to your Paddington culture fix.