Description

The largest shopping and leisure centre in Europe was built on the site of a former ash dump, and opened its doors in April 1986. Located in Gateshead, it was one of the first out of town developments. With over 340 shops, restaurants and entertainment, the MetroCentre was credited with revolutionising the retail world.

Building name:
MetroCentre

Effects:
Smooth gloss

Product Code:
LK000E

Architect:
RONALD CHIPCHASE

Type of Building:
Large Commercial (retail /offices)

Year applied:
1986

City:
Gateshead

Country:
United Kingdom

Substrate:
Aluminium profiles