A former residential care home for some 27 residents, owned by the Salvation Army Housing Association and originally managed by their Social Services arm, this property is just 10 minutes from Clapham Common Underground Station.
Cityside House, on the eastern border of the City of London, was a five-storey office block of c. 60,000 sq.ft located in the heart of Whitechapel, on the corner of Whitechapel Road, just minutes from the nearest Underground station.
Built in the mid 1980's, this large five storey building is a former office block situated opposite Mile End Underground Station in East London. When Global Guardians were called in, the commercial tenants had left having defaulted on the rent and the building was being squatted by around 100 people.
The Archway Campus is a former medical/teaching complex located virtually opposite Archway Underground Station. It occupies a site of some 3.5 acres with extensive frontages to Highgate Hill and Archway Road. Comprising seven individual buildings ranging from a single storey building of approx. 2,432 sq. ft. to a large Victorian building originally 'The Holborn Union Building' comprising some 86,270 sq. ft.
Clapham Park covers some 36 hectares in south London and is situated between Brixton, Streatham, Balham and Clapham. In 2005, Council residents voted in favour of a transfer of the Estate from Lambeth Council to the Metropolitan Housing Association and nearly 2,000 homes changed ownership, around 1500 of which were tenanted and some 500 owned by leaseholders.
The development scheme involved the demolition of buildings on a rundown trading estate in east London to be replaced with four new buildings, arranged around a shared courtyard. This would result in a regenerated urban development which responds to existing street patterns and creates a beautiful new public space between Rothbury Road and White Post Lane.
186 prefab bungalows were built in 1946/7, designed by the Ministry of Works to provide 2 beds, a small garden and an indoor lavatory.
Global Guardians were called in to assist with a problem with squatters who had been occupying a church building in Tottenham, in the heart of Haringey in north London.