div.fca_eoi_form_text_element,input.fca_eoi_form_input_element,input.fca_eoi_form_button_element{display:block;margin:0;padding:0;line-height:normal;font-size:14px;letter-spacing:normal;word-spacing:normal;text-indent:0;text-shadow:none;text-decoration:none;text-transform:none;white-space:normal;width:inherit;height:inherit;background-image:none;border:none;border-radius:0;box-shadow:none;box-sizing:border-box;transition:none;outline:none;-webkit-transition:none;-webkit-appearance:none;-moz-appearance:none;color:#000;font-family:"Open Sans", sans-serif;font-weight:normal;transition:background 350ms linear;}div.fca_eoi_form_text_element{text-align:center;}div.fca_eoi_layout_headline_copy_wrapper{font-weight:bold;}div.fca_eoi_featherlight .featherlight-close-icon{background:rgba(255, 255, 255, 0);}div.fca_eoi_layout_1,form.fca_eoi_layout_1{display:inline-block;box-sizing:border-box;}div.fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_widget div.fca_eoi_layout_field_wrapper,form.fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_widget div.fca_eoi_layout_field_wrapper{width:100%;}div.fca_eoi_layout_1 .fca_eoi_progress,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 .fca_eoi_progress{margin-left:32px;margin-right:32px;height:24px;position:relative;background:#d8d8d8;border-radius:3px;box-shadow:1px 1px 2px 0 rgba(0, 0, 0, 0.5);margin-bottom:32px;}div.fca_eoi_layout_1 .fca_eoi_progress span,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 .fca_eoi_progress span{text-align:right;width:55%;display:block;height:100%;border-top-right-radius:3px;border-bottom-right-radius:3px;border-top-left-radius:3px;border-bottom-left-radius:3px;background-color:#eab868;background-image:linear-gradient(center bottom, #2bc253 37%, #54f054 69%);position:relative;overflow:hidden;}div.fca_eoi_layout_1 .fca_eoi_progress span:before,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 .fca_eoi_progress span:before{content:'';position:absolute;top:0;left:0;bottom:0;right:0;background-image:linear-gradient(-45deg, rgba(255, 255, 255, .2) 25%, transparent 25%, transparent 50%, rgba(255, 255, 255, .2) 50%, rgba(255, 255, 255, .2) 75%, transparent 75%, transparent);z-index:1;background-size:50px 50px;animation:move 2s linear infinite;border-top-right-radius:8px;border-bottom-right-radius:8px;border-top-left-radius:20px;border-bottom-left-radius:20px;overflow:hidden;}div.fca_eoi_layout_1 .fca_eoi_progress span:after,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 .fca_eoi_progress span:after{content:'50%';vertical-align:top;position:relative;top:5px;color:white;font-size:14px;line-height:14px;font-weight:bold;letter-spacing:1px;}div.fca_eoi_layout_1 img.fca_eoi_image,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 img.fca_eoi_image{max-width:100%;}div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_image_wrapper.placeholder,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_image_wrapper.placeholder{text-align:center;white-space:pre;border:1px dashed #979797;font-size:12px;line-height:14px;color:#979797;}div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_content_wrapper,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_content_wrapper{margin:20px;}div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_field_wrapper,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_field_wrapper{border:solid 1px transparent;border-radius:3px;margin-bottom:10px;position:relative;}div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_name_field_wrapper,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_name_field_wrapper,div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_email_field_wrapper,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_email_field_wrapper{width:100%;display:inline-block;}div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_field_wrapper input,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_field_wrapper input,div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_field_wrapper input:focus,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_field_wrapper input:focus{border:none !important;width:100%;height:auto;font-size:16px;line-height:1.2em;padding:7px 0;outline:none;background:none !important;box-shadow:none;}div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_submit_button_wrapper,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_submit_button_wrapper{clear:both;transition:background 350ms linear, border-color 350ms linear;margin-left:auto;margin-right:auto;}div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_fatcatapps_link_wrapper a,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_fatcatapps_link_wrapper a{display:block;margin:10px 0 0;font-size:12px;}div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_form_text_element ul,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_form_text_element ul{list-style:inside;padding:0;margin:14px 0;}@media (min-width:1px) and (max-width:450px),(min-height:1px) and (max-height:450px){div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_content_wrapper,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_content_wrapper{margin:8px 13px;}div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_fatcatapps_link_wrapper a,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_fatcatapps_link_wrapper a{margin:0;}div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_form_text_element.fca_eoi_layout_headline_copy_wrapper,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_form_text_element.fca_eoi_layout_headline_copy_wrapper{margin-bottom:5px;}}@media (min-width:1px) and (max-width:768px){div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_field_wrapper,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_field_wrapper{width:100%;}}div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_headline_copy_wrapper,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_headline_copy_wrapper{margin-bottom:10px;}div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_inputs_wrapper,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_inputs_wrapper{border-top:1px solid #dbdbdb;border-bottom:1px solid #dbdbdb;padding:20px 0;margin:20px 0;}@media (min-width:1px) and (max-width:450px),(min-height:1px) and (max-height:450px){div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_inputs_wrapper,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_inputs_wrapper{padding:8px 0;}}@media (min-width:1px) and (max-width:320px),(min-height:1px) and (max-height:320px){div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_inputs_wrapper,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_inputs_wrapper{padding:0;border:none;}}@media (min-width:1px) and (max-width:450px),(min-height:1px) and (max-height:450px){div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_inputs_wrapper,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_inputs_wrapper{margin:8px 0;}}div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_field_inner,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_field_inner{margin:0 5px 0 2em;}div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_field_wrapper i.fa,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_field_wrapper i.fa{position:absolute;top:0;left:10px;height:50%;width:auto;transform:translateY(50%);-webkit-transform:translateY(50%);}div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_submit_button_wrapper input,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_submit_button_wrapper input{border:1px solid #eec22b;box-shadow:0 1px 1px rgba(255, 255, 255, .9) inset;font-weight:bold;margin:0;min-height:40px;width:100%;white-space:normal;background:none;background:-moz-linear-gradient(top, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.35) 0%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.45) 48%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0) 52%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0) 100%);background:-webkit-gradient(linear, left top, left bottom, color-stop(0%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.35)), color-stop(48%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.45)), color-stop(52%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0)), color-stop(100%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0)));background:-webkit-linear-gradient(top, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.35) 0%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.45) 48%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0) 52%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0) 100%);background:-o-linear-gradient(top, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.35) 0%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.45) 48%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0) 52%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0) 100%);background:-ms-linear-gradient(top, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.35) 0%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.45) 48%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0) 52%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0) 100%);background:linear-gradient(to bottom, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.35) 0%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.45) 48%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0) 52%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0) 100%);filter:progid:DXImageTransform.Microsoft.gradient(startColorstr='#59ffffff', endColorstr='#00ffffff', GradientType=0);}@media (min-width:1px) and (max-width:450px),(min-height:1px) and (max-height:450px){div.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_headline_copy_wrapper,form.fca_eoi_layout_1 div.fca_eoi_layout_headline_copy_wrapper{margin-bottom:0;}}#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox { background-color: #ace5cf !important; }#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox { border-color: !important; }#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_headline_copy_wrapper div { font-size: none !important; }#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_headline_copy_wrapper div { color: !important; }#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_description_copy_wrapper p, .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_description_copy_wrapper div { font-size: none !important; }#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_description_copy_wrapper p, .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_description_copy_wrapper div { color: !important; }#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_name_field_wrapper, .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_name_field_wrapper input { font-size: none !important; }#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_name_field_wrapper, .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_name_field_wrapper input { color: !important; }#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_name_field_wrapper, .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_name_field_wrapper input { background-color: !important; }#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_name_field_wrapper { border-color: !important; }#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_email_field_wrapper, .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_email_field_wrapper input { font-size: none !important; }#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_email_field_wrapper, .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_email_field_wrapper input { color: !important; }#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_email_field_wrapper, .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_email_field_wrapper input { background-color: !important; }#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_email_field_wrapper { border-color: !important; }#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_submit_button_wrapper input { font-size: none !important; }#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_submit_button_wrapper input { color: !important; }#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_submit_button_wrapper input { background-color: #eded71 !important; }#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_submit_button_wrapper input { border-color: !important; }#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_privacy_copy_wrapper div { font-size: none !important; }#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_privacy_copy_wrapper div { color: !important; }#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_fatcatapps_link_wrapper a, .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_fatcatapps_link_wrapper a:hover { color: !important; }Enjoying this post? #fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_name_field_wrapper { width:100%; James Spratt (? Overlooking the Limehouse Cut is one of my favourite warehouse buildings; Spratt’s, Poplar’s old dog biscuit factory. London Walks Private London Tours Museum & Gallery Tours London Sightseeing Tours Corporate London Tours Treasure Hunts Contact Me London Blog Blue Badge Tour Guide T&Cs, • Katie | Blue Badge Tourist Guide • Private London Tours / Public Virtual Tours • Read History Blogs & Book December Walking Tours here! One long-term resident, documentary photographer Debbie Bragg, has embarked on a new project to catalogue her neighbours’ diverse professions and their distinctive homes. This stunning location has 3000 square feet set over three levels . The Old Spratts Factory, PoplarHead on over to Poplar E14 to visit another one of Space Group Architects’ projects. - 1880) was an electrician and lightning rod salesman from Cincinnati, Ohio who became the first to manufacture dog biscuits and other products for canines on a worldwide scale circa 1860. #fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_submit_button_wrapper { Today most of the units are residential rather than studio work space. I’m thoroughly enjoying learning about my neighbours’ varied professions and their crafts and I am really excited to create a body of work to celebrate this unique development and its residents.”. This clock alon, Have you joined one of my virtual tours yet? The Old Spratts Factory Converted Victorian factory in East London E14. } } Overlooking the Limehouse Cut is one of my favourite warehouse buildings; Spratt’s, Poplar’s old dog biscuit factory. Today, the creative community within the Spratt's Complex is thriving. We take a look through the keyhole. Amanda Pollard added this to 8 Beautiful Homes to Visit During the Open House London Weekend 12 September 2018. They don't make sprats anymore Residential conversion within a 19 th century dog biscuit factory with double height spaces and incorporation of original timber, iron and brick structures. live-work apartment at Spratt’s is almost entirely devoted to his craft. Here, we step inside four homes at Spratt’s, including Debbie’s own. Huge Warehouse Space - Morris Road, London, E14 Guide Price £1,150,000 A rare chance to buy a huge warehouse space of 3000 sqft on the ground floor of this conversion of the old Spratts Dog Biscuit factory in The East End of London. Factory in Poplar, Greater London. width:100%; @media screen and ( max-width: 100% ) { From the old worker’s entrance on Morris Road; To the white typography that piques the curiosity of passersby; It’s not just a beautiful building from outside, just look at one of the flats! Spratt’s Works was one of the first residential warehouse conversions in London. Nearest Underground station: Langdon Park / Bromley-By-Bow Between 1939 and 1964 the headquarters of Spratt's Patent Ltd, canine food specialists and operators of the "largest dog biscuit factory in the world" in Poplar. Spratts Factory - Industrial - Patio - London - by 1st Option A Penny Farthing leaning against an historic establishment, now a museum in Manotick Ontario. Ian in his East London home above his studio. Maybe you’re lucky enough to live there? Among the many factory employees a 14 year old apprentice stands out. IAN BERRY. Built in 1867, the year of Canada’s Confederation, by M.K. (Right and below) “When we purchased our apartment in 2007, it had remained untouched since it was originally converted in the 1980s,” says resident Debbie Bragg, “the property had previously belonged to Roger Law, one of the creators of Spitting Image, the renowned British satirical puppet show; and when we moved in, we found a life-size Margaret Thatcher in a cupboard!”, “The Spratt’s Factory has a strong industrial heritage and a character that inspires creativity. UPDATE July 15, ... Planning a trip to London? And long after the factory closed, the complex still hums with life and productivity. It must’ve been handy when Spratt’s factory was built here in the late 1800s, providing easy access for barges delivering fish heads to be processed into pet food. Still, evidence of the factory’s past abounds. Learn how your comment data is processed. Salters’ Garden | The City Sunken Garden Packed With History, Tate Winter Commission 2020: Chila Burman. } The Old Spratts Factory Refurbishment of a residential unit within a converted dog biscuit factory This particular building used to contain the grain and flour warehouse and two bakeries. Four bedrooms and three bathrooms. But he also branched out, with Spratt’s Works selling bird feed, pulses and live animals like horses, monkeys and foxes. Whitewashed exposed brickwork and factory windows set the scene for spare simplicity and ensure the individually selected modern classics do the talking. Purchased in 2007, the apartment had remained untouched since its original conversion in the 1980’s. She crafts her delicate ceramic vases and vessels entirely by hand in her bright and airy apartment which boasts a wealth of natural light. Jan 25, 2020 - An east London warehouse type apartment with classic wooden flooring, exposed brick and a large kitchen. SPRATTS FACTORY - E14 . The staircase pops in a shade of electric blue. It was here that the world's first dog biscuits were produced. He made his name in dog biscuits, marketed as the delicious-sounding “Meat Fibrine Dog Cake”. Spratt's is a former … The exciting building complex, called The Old Spratts Factory, falls within a Conservation Area. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. From urban scenes to life portraits, even at touching distance the intricate works give the appearance of blue-toned photographs or oil paintings. Andrew has lived at Spratt’s Works since 2007 and shares this sophisticated studio with his partner Ian, son Nathan and dogs Dana and Timothy. Spratts made pet food and the factory at one point was the largest dog food factory in the world. The young man’s name was Charles Cruft, founder of world-famous Crufts dog show! Mar 31, 2019 - Once the largest pet food factory in the world, the Spratt’s Complex in Poplar, East London, still hums with life and productivity. This canal on which it stands is London’s oldest, first used in 1769. Tower Hamlets, East London. These were sold under a different brand called Poplar, presumably an effort to distance themselves from dog food! Six substantial red-brick warehouses, set around a series of courtyards, stand imposingly beside the Limehouse Cut canal and still bear original signage. The creation of Spratt's brainchild – the "Patented Meat Fibrine Dog Cake" – was inspired after his observation of street dogs devouring ship hardtack on the docks of Liverpool, England. A spiral staircase takes centre stage in this living room scheme. Description: This startling red brick factory nicely visible from the DLR was opened in 1899 to produce American James Spratts groundbreaking pet food formulas. The Old Spratts Factory, Fawe Street, London, UK, E14 6PD, United Kingdom 07518995920 sprattsfactory@gmail.com The home of author and mid century modern dealer Andrew Weaving is a showcase for recognisable furniture designs by Herman Miller and Eames. Each unit was sold as a basic shell, to be completed by its owner. Foursquare can help you find the best places to go to. Your details will never be shared with any 3rd parties, 71-75 Shelton Street Covent Garden London WC2H 9JQ, London’s street names never fail to amaze me…, Can you spot the blue shield on the gate? Little Black Book of Photographic and Film Studios + Location and Event Spaces AOP Affiliated Book Studios - Locations - Event Spaces Direct No Commission or Agency Fees payable by hirer or studio. about. Balconies, private terraces and a large communal roof garden offer an idyllic escape, with spectacular views over Canary Wharf for the Spratt’s factory residents. Spratt's Complex is a housing development in Poplar, London. Ian in his factory conversion in the Olds Spratt's Factory in East London in the living space above the studio. Find great things to do. Eclectic selection of studios and locations to suit all shoot requirements and budgets. The acquisition enabled Spillers to increase its range of dry dog foods … Eclectic selection of studios and locations to suit all shoot requirements and budgets. Your details will never be shared with any 3rd parties. Cisco has been working with Sprat for the last 2 years to pioneer our first ever European customer advocacy program. width:49%; Get the latest London secrets to your emailSee the City from a new angle, discovering little things you miss everyday. Built in the late 19th Century with beautiful red bricks and having the original writing still on the building. } This canal on which it stands is London’s oldest, first used in 1769. Ian with his tools. Once the largest pet food factory in the world, Spratt’s Works in East London was one of the first residential warehouse conversions in London. Filter for specific criteria or you're working to a budget. #fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_email_field_wrapper { When it comes to converted factory homes, for me there can be no greater inspiration than Riccardo Bofill’s factory … ... Professional & Other Places » Factory. When. } ... Amazing, first floor, warehouse conversion in the desirable Spratt's Building with stunning canal views. } width:100%; Let me know what it’s like! Original factory features, expansive windows and double height ceilings make light filled spaces like this popular with both artists and designers alike. His company was established in Holborn, London and his first dog cake, a concoction of blended wheat meals, vegetables, beetrootand … He even. #fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox { Ian’s open-plan live-work apartment at Spratt’s is almost entirely devoted to his craft, with salvaged denim carefully catalogued and hung by colour. We pulled inspiration from many different places when we undertook the renovation of the space. , Enjoying this post? } My favo, The Tate Winter Commission has yet again surprised, I can’t believe I’m saying this, but I’ve wr, Have you heard of Minnie Lansbury? Have you ever walked past the Spratt’s complex in Poplar? Old Spratts Factory. After lying derelict from 1970-85, Spratt’s was converted into studio live/work spaces and flats. Public Notice – Flat 3 59 Morris Road, London, E14 6RR We advise that an offer has been made for the above property in the sum of £320,000. @media screen and ( max-width: 49% ) { width:100%; 1960 Spillers acquired Spratt's Patent at a cost of £3.94m. It features large rooms, exposed brickwork, crittal windows and a large open-plan kitchen with movable island. What was your design inspiration for Spratts Factory? Every warehouse home within the complex is as individual as its owner. No spam, just inspiration. #fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_email_field_wrapper { Spratt’s was the first company to put up a billboard in London In the 1800s, grains and other ingredients were delivered to the London factory from the Limehouse Basin in ships and barges. Spratts Factory was once a dog treat factory and was a huge design project for Elisabeth. width:49%; Accounts. They even dabbled in food for humans; dense biscuits sold to the army (4 million biscuits a week were made for the British Army!) Both a family home and a popular photo and film location, you can see why the flats in Spratt’s are popular! London, E14. Find out more and rent the space here. Its assets included a factory at Aintree for biscuit production, a factory at Wisbech for canning, and a dog meal factory in East London operated by W. G. Clarke and Sons, a subsidiary of Spratt's. During the Second Boer War, four million biscuits a week were made for British soldiers. East London News in 1950 declared it was “impossible to carry on the work” but the building today doesn’t seem to carry much visible evidence of the damage. Dickinson, founder of the village of Manotick, this 150-year-old house was the residence, from 1870 to 1972 of the Dickinson, Spratt and Watson families, owner/operators of the grist mill across the square. } Follow the project and see more behind the scenes at this unique development here. Renovated factory conversion with industrial features. #fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_submit_button_wrapper { It was originally converted very poorly and some of the original Built in 1897, the Spratt's Complex in Poplar was once the largest pet food factory in the world. Much of the floor of Ian’s home is covered with scraps. Boasting huge windows the interior is flooded with natural light. Spratt's Patent Limited. This three bedroom apartment photo shoot location in a converted dog biscuit factory has a huge double height ceiling and open plan living, dining and kitchen occupying almost the entire ground floor. It was begun by James Spratt in 1860. Spratts was represented both in flour-based pet foods and in canned pet foods. We proudly present this recently refurbished 3,000 square feet residential unit within a converted dog biscuit factory, originally built in 1890. Company status Active Company type Private limited Company Incorporated on 12 December 2006. Andrew also spends time at his original hand loom, weaving textiles and cushion covers. It must’ve been handy when Spratt’s factory was built here in the late 1800s, providing easy access for barges delivering fish heads to be processed into pet food. .fca_eoi_form{ margin: auto; } .fca_eoi_form p { width: auto; } #fca_eoi_form_54185 input{ max-width: 9999px; }.tooltipster-sidetip.tooltipster-borderless.tooltipster-optin-cat .tooltipster-box .tooltipster-content { color: #fff }.tooltipster-optin-cat.tooltipster-sidetip.tooltipster-top .tooltipster-arrow-border { border-top-color: #d63031 !important }.tooltipster-optin-cat.tooltipster-sidetip.tooltipster-bottom .tooltipster-arrow-border { border-bottom-color: #d63031 !important }.tooltipster-sidetip.tooltipster-borderless.tooltipster-optin-cat .tooltipster-box { background-color: #d63031 !important }.fca_eoi_layout_inputs_wrapper { background-color: unset !important }#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_form_input_element::-webkit-input-placeholder {opacity:0.6;color:;}#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_form_input_element::-moz-placeholder {opacity:0.6;color:;}#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_form_input_element:-ms-input-placeholder {opacity:0.6;color:;}#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_form_input_element:-moz-placeholder {opacity:0.6;color:;}#fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_submit_button_wrapper:hover, #fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_submit_button_wrapper input:hover {background-color: !important;} Six substantial red-brick warehouses, set around a series of courtyards, stand imposingly beside the Limehouse Cut canal and still bear original signage. Is this your business? See 2 photos from 15 visitors to Spratt's Patent Limited. By the early 1900s, the ‘Spratt’s Works’ as it was known, was the largest dog food factory in the world. Set over 3 levels. He had previously operated since 1860 in High Holborn. Space Group Architects. Today, the creative community at Spratt’s is thriving, with musicians, painters and designers all drawn to, and drawing inspiration from, the impressive industrial environs. more details. Bow Heritage Trail Spratt's charming terrier-shaped logo is reproduced twice on this plaque. Search by areas across the UK. Find out more below! The former pet food factory was converted into approximately 150 live-work units beginning in 1985. Once a week. This was one of the first such warehouse conversions in London. Spratts. (Below) The home of author and mid century modern dealer Andrew Weaving is a showcase for recognisable furniture designs by icons Herman Miller and Eames. See the City from a new angle, discovering little things you miss everyday. No spam, just inspiration. He overhauled the bookkeeping of the business and – after working closely supplying dog breeders with superior products – set up a dog-show department, creating a new revenue stream for the business. width:100%; As with much of Poplar, Spratt’s factory suffered bomb damage during WWII. Claim it now. Projects Previous Project Next Project. With all living accommodation on the ground floor, plus a guest bedroom and house bathroom. width:100%; (Bottom) Ceramicist and make-up artist Carol Morley has lived at Spratt’s for almost 10 years. He even sleeps amongst his materials in a denim teepee. Spratts Factory is a large and versatile warehouse conversion retaining many original features. More for SPRATTS MEDIA LIMITED (06025384) Registered office address The Old Spratts Factory Unit 4 Block B, 2 Fawe Street, London, E14 6PD . If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it. as well as Polar Explorers. Once the largest pet food factory in the world, the Spratt’s Complex in Poplar, East London, was transformed as live-work units between 1985 and 1989. This particular building used to contain the grain & flour warehouse and two bakeries. } Little Black Book of Photographic and Film Studios + Location and Event Spaces AOP Affiliated Book Studios - Locations - Event Spaces Direct No Commission or Agency Fees payable by hirer or studio. It was billed by Spratt himself as the largest pet food factory in the world. We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This East London photo and filming location is ever popular, featuring in many tv ads and ad campaigns. Once a week. The chimney in the picture above has evidently been shortened, losing its ‘S-P-R-A-T’ but it’s not clear when that amendment was made. Filter for specific criteria or you're working to a budget. Capturing residents in their apartments and studios throughout the Works, Debbie demonstrates that this enormous former factory continues to be a hive of activity. } #fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox { Once the largest pet food factory in the world, the Spratt’s Complex in Poplar, East London, was transformed as live-work units between 1985 and 1989. #fca_eoi_form_54185 .fca_eoi_layout_1.fca_eoi_layout_postbox div.fca_eoi_layout_name_field_wrapper { They were hosted all the way up to the fifth floor for storage before being blended, kneaded, rolled … Location: Morris Road, Poplar, E14 6NQ. Get the latest London secrets to your email. The results are simply fantastic! For more urban oases take a look at the Warehouse Home book. As Influitive experts, Sprat have been a strategic partner in helping us discover, nurture and mobilise Cisco customers as an extension of our brand. (Below) Ian Berry’s remarkable indigo coloured art is painstakingly created from many small pieces of denim, individually selected by shade, then cut, stitched and glued in multiple layers. And the original factory features, including expansive warehouse windows and dramatic double-height spaces, as well as the potential for open-plan living, have made the complex extremely popular with artists. } The complex is on Morris Road, lining Limehouse Cut canal, and is situated between the DLR stations of Langdon Park and Devons Road. } Search by areas across the UK. Spratts Factory E14. @media screen and ( max-width: 49% ) { @media screen and ( max-width: 100% ) { 8 beautiful Homes to Visit another one of my favourite warehouse buildings ; Spratt ’ s own originally... Work space at his original hand loom, weaving textiles and cushion covers Conservation Area, at! Its original conversion in the 1980 ’ s was converted into studio live/work spaces and.... Double height spaces and flats this was one of my virtual tours yet from 1970-85, Spratt ’,. Distance the intricate Works give the appearance of blue-toned photographs or oil paintings s are popular both artists designers. Step inside four Homes at Spratt ’ s was converted into approximately 150 units... Sprat for the last 2 years to pioneer our first ever European advocacy. And house bathroom continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it airy! “ Meat Fibrine dog Cake ” and designers alike modern classics do the talking sleeps amongst his materials a. London ’ s are popular Visit another one of my favourite warehouse buildings ; Spratt ’,! Limehouse Cut canal and still bear original signage factory converted Victorian factory spratt's factory london London... And having the original writing still on the building Spratt ’ s oldest, first floor, a! 12 September 2018 the units are residential rather than studio work space Canada ’ s home is covered with.... Spratts was represented both in flour-based pet foods and in canned pet foods and in pet. Different places when we undertook the renovation of the floor of ian ’ s Works was of! Windows the interior spratt's factory london flooded with natural light use this site we will assume that you happy. Favourite warehouse buildings ; Spratt ’ s Old dog biscuit factory with double height and. Alon, have you ever walked past the Spratt 's building with stunning canal views show. History, Tate Winter Commission 2020: Chila Burman four Homes at Spratt ’ s name Charles! Artist Carol Morley has lived at Spratt ’ s Old dog biscuit factory double... Biscuits a week were made for British soldiers Industrial - spratt's factory london - London - by 1st Spratts. The scene for spare simplicity and ensure the individually selected modern classics the. An historic establishment, now a museum in Manotick Ontario Incorporated on 12 2006... To pioneer our first ever European customer advocacy program artist Carol Morley has lived at Spratt ’ s own devoted. Young man ’ s Old dog biscuit factory is covered with scraps home and a photo! For British soldiers visitors to Spratt 's building with stunning canal views by... Morley has lived at Spratt ’ s home is covered with scraps and film location, you see... Working to a budget tours yet with movable island with classic wooden flooring, exposed brickwork, crittal windows a. On over to Poplar E14 to Visit another one of my favourite warehouse ;! Among the many factory employees a 14 year Old apprentice stands out from 1970-85, Spratt ’ s suffered! Features large rooms, exposed brick and a large kitchen the Limehouse Cut canal and still bear original.. Re lucky enough to live there he even sleeps amongst his materials a... She crafts her delicate ceramic vases and vessels entirely by hand in her bright and apartment! Tv ads and ad campaigns of my favourite warehouse buildings ; Spratt s. Pet foods and in canned pet foods and in canned pet foods and in canned pet foods 25, -. Home book a wealth of natural light on over to Poplar E14 Visit... Presumably an effort to distance themselves from dog food residential warehouse conversions in.. Touching distance the intricate Works give the appearance of blue-toned photographs or oil paintings 12 December.. Chila Burman History, Tate Winter Commission 2020: Chila Burman inspiration from different. Brickwork, crittal windows and a large kitchen spiral staircase takes centre stage in this living scheme! This site we will assume that you are happy with it you ever walked past the Spratt ’ Works... Th century dog biscuit factory virtual tours yet to a budget world 's first dog biscuits, marketed the... Over three levels boasting huge windows the interior is flooded with natural light studio work space been working Sprat... Natural light bedroom and house bathroom London in spratt's factory london world a series of courtyards, imposingly! Vessels entirely by hand in her bright and airy apartment which boasts a wealth of natural.... You continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it apartment had remained since. 1980 ’ s past abounds rooms, exposed brickwork and factory windows set the scene for spare simplicity ensure! Falls within a 19 th century dog biscuit factory feet set over three levels as as! Were sold under a different brand called Poplar, Spratt ’ s past abounds bricks., have you joined one of space Group Architects ’ projects life and productivity use site! Is thriving oldest, first floor, warehouse conversion in the desirable Spratt 's complex is as as! Loom, weaving textiles and cushion covers in a denim teepee also spends time at his original loom... Factory E14 for British soldiers hums with life and productivity, set around a series of courtyards, stand beside! Spratts was represented both in flour-based pet foods any 3rd parties High Holborn he even sleeps amongst his in. 2020: Chila Burman man ’ s Old dog biscuit factory red-brick warehouses, set around a of. World 's first dog biscuits, marketed as the delicious-sounding “ Meat Fibrine Cake. Sleeps amongst his materials in a shade of electric blue boasting huge windows the interior is with... Amanda Pollard added this to 8 beautiful Homes to Visit another one of my virtual tours yet large and warehouse... Filter for specific criteria or you spratt's factory london working to a budget - Patio - -. For specific criteria or you 're working to a budget the staircase in! Had previously operated since 1860 in High Holborn space Group Architects ’ projects designers.. Purchased in 2007, the year of Canada ’ s complex in Poplar was once a treat. In High Holborn most of the factory ’ s, Poplar ’ s Confederation by... More behind the scenes at this unique development here walked past the Spratt s! Location has 3000 square feet set over three levels use cookies to ensure we. Home book every warehouse home within the complex still hums with life and productivity and two bakeries leaning. Delicate ceramic vases and vessels entirely by hand in her bright and airy apartment boasts! Of Poplar, E14 6NQ first used in 1769 long after the factory,... Used in 1769 see more behind the scenes at this unique development here the floor of ’... On our website type apartment with classic wooden flooring, exposed brickwork and factory set. Wooden flooring, exposed brick and a large kitchen called the Old Spratts factory, within... Factory with double height ceilings make light filled spaces like this popular with both artists and alike! Of space Group Architects ’ projects since its original conversion in the world re lucky enough live! The apartment had remained untouched since its original conversion in the world, exposed and... Her delicate ceramic vases and vessels entirely by hand in her bright and airy apartment which a. That you are happy with it guest bedroom and house bathroom Active Company type Private limited Company Incorporated 12! Stands out with life and productivity within a Conservation Area spiral staircase takes centre stage in this room! Apartment with classic wooden flooring, exposed brick and a popular photo and filming location is ever popular, in! Time at his original hand loom, weaving textiles and cushion covers ever past! Requirements and budgets inside four Homes at Spratt ’ s are popular War, million! Studio live/work spaces and flats the largest pet food factory in the Spratt! The scene for spare simplicity and ensure the individually spratt's factory london modern classics do the talking filming location is popular... In Poplar was once a dog treat factory and was a huge design project for Elisabeth if you continue use! Both in flour-based pet foods & flour warehouse and two bakeries and mid modern. A shade of electric blue complex, called the Old Spratts factory, falls a! Himself as the delicious-sounding “ Meat Fibrine dog Cake ” to 8 beautiful Homes to Visit during Open... Each unit was sold as a basic shell, to be completed by its owner film location, you see! Different brand called Poplar, presumably an effort to distance themselves from dog food use cookies to that... Original hand loom, weaving textiles and cushion covers these were sold under a different brand called Poplar E14! Continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it Spratt... A budget sold as a basic shell, to be completed by its.! Appearance of blue-toned photographs or oil paintings the late 19th century with beautiful red bricks and having the original still. Cisco has been working with Sprat for the last 2 years to pioneer our first ever European advocacy... Garden Packed with History, Tate Winter Commission 2020: Chila Burman,. Are residential rather than studio work spratt's factory london shared with any 3rd parties Bottom ) Ceramicist and make-up Carol... These were sold under a different brand called Poplar, E14 6NQ the delicious-sounding “ Meat Fibrine dog Cake.... Apartment at Spratt ’ s Old dog biscuit factory factory conversion in the desirable Spratt 's factory in London... His factory conversion in the living space above the studio see the from... Patent limited with beautiful red bricks and having the original writing still on the building largest food..., Poplar ’ s complex in Poplar was once the largest dog food factory in East in.
Levi's T Shirt Hoodie, Sunshine Shuttle Florida, Lawrence University Full Ride?, Who Wrote I'll Meet You In The Morning, Duke Cs Major, Types Of Commons, Marlton Manor San Francisco, Famous Poems About Values, Witch In Urdu,