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Renaissance London:
Stunning Architectural Salvage
in Shoreditch

Renaissance London, Shoreditch

So the story goes that Owen Pacey moseyed out of Moorfields Eye Hospital after a wee incident involving a detached retina, spotted a derelict pub across the road and thought to himself – “I’ll have that.”

“Shoreditch was very different in 1995, and it was a pretty run-down area, a no-man’s land really. But when I came out, I noticed this derelict old pub. I’d been looking for new premises to really expand and it was perfect, space for my shop downstairs and a flat for me upstairs. The rest is history.” (The Angel Resident)

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