Guardian Glass Project: Fruit and Wool Exchange

Guardian Glass Project: Fruit and Wool Exchange
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© Rubin&Sampford Photography

Date: 7 December 2020

Guardian SunGuard® SuperNeutral® (SN) 70/35 was also chosen for the façade.

Completed in 2018, The London Fruit and Wool Exchange is located on a prominent position in London’s Spitalfields, adjacent to London Spitalfields market. The five-storey development offers Grade A commercial office space, as well as ground level retail outlets, restaurant, café and community space.

The new-build façades are predominately brick-faced, with punched windows to reflect the surrounding context. The cladding to the north atrium, central courtyard and two top floors is formed by curtain walling, with floor-to-ceiling glazing to all levels, as well as to the ground floor shopfronts.

Guardian Glass Project: Fruit and Wool Exchange
© Rubin&Sampford Photography

The buildings` facades are glazed with Guardian SunGuard® SNX 60, a triple silver coated solar control glass that offers a highly desirable, consistent, neutral, transparent appearance – regardless of the viewing angle. Internal coloured reflection is optimised, adding a much more neutral tone to the glass when viewed from the inside of the building.

Guardian SunGuard® SuperNeutral® (SN) 70/35 was also chosen for the façade. This neutral blue glass offers solar protection while reducing the need for artificial light, combining excellent solar protection with outstanding thermal insulation.

Guardian Glass Project: Fruit and Wool Exchange
© Rubin&Sampford Photography

COUNTRY: United Kingdom

CITY: London

ARCHITECT: Sheppard Robson

GLASS PROCESSOR: TVITEC

CLADDER: Felix construction

PRODUCT:

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