High Ranking: Joseph Rank House, Harlow-
Joseph Rank House was commissioned in 1962 by the Harlow development corporation. The twelve storey concrete office block with adjoining multi storey car park, is situated in Harlow’s Town Centre was leased to Rank Hovis McDougal as their administrative headquarters. It had initially been selected by Chase Manhattan Bank as their U.K headquarters but they later decided to stay in London. The block had been unused for some time but in recent years has been converted into 1 and 2 bed flats.
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inspiration for finals week students.