The Cecil Brewer Staircase


The Cecil Brewer staircase is located in Heal’s furniture shop on Tottenham Court Road in London.


The staircase is located in Heal’s flagship store and is illuminated by a Bocci chandelier. This chandelier consists of 64 hand blown glass orbs which cascade from the ceiling. The chandelier was designed by Omer Arbel. The helical staircase was designed by Cecil Brewer and was completed with the central part of the building in 1917. 

Did you know?:

Ambrose Heal had worked in the company as a craftsman and designer before becoming the chairman of Heal’s in 1893. Heal had commissioned the construction of the central part of the current building on Tottenham Court Road and it was his cousin, Cecil Brewer, who designed it.

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