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Extra: Centre Point – taming a white elephant

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18 October 2018

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Photo: ALAMY

The Centre Point building has been a firm fixture of the London skyline since its completion in 1966. Designed by George Marsh, its 33 storeys have remained virtually empty ever since. Together with Conran + Partners, Almacantar has redeveloped the Grade II-listed building with heartening intentions: but can it redesign public opinion?

18 October 2018

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