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Clarendon Works



21st November 2014

From a former print works to a Victorian brickmaking factory, regular readers might detect a theme in the last few posts here on the Files. I’ll admit, warehouse or loft living is a style that I’m instinctively drawn to. Years ago, back in 1999, I wrote about a loft development in Edinburgh’s Leith area – the development of two former whisky bonds – and that, for me, was the moment where I fell for the whole concept of loft living. I love the industrial styling and the patina of brick and timber contrasted with crisp contemporary finishes. I’ve been back to Leith Lofts several times since to write about individual properties, as well as loft spaces elsewhere, and it’s a look and style I’ve always admired. Continue Reading…