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Soho Square Gardener's Hut



Soho Square Gardener's Hut

Former WWII bunker hidden uner this gardener's shed.

Location: Soho Square Gardens, Soho

Description: This fragile weathered Tudor-style two-storey hut, shed or cottage is the emergency fire escape for a massive underground WWII bunker.

It's actually a former gardener's hut built in 1925 and also hides an electricity sub-station in the vaults below.

Plans are ongoing to convert the underground bunker into modern use.


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Soho Square Gardener's Hut

Former WWII bunker hidden uner this gardener's shed.


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