Rosaleen Crushell

Architect and urban conservationist Rosaleen Crushell, of Dublin-based Carson and Crushell Architects
Architect and urban conservationist Rosaleen Crushell, of Dublin-based Carson and Crushell Architects, settles in for a stay at the Andaz Liverpool Street, a fin de siècle mansion that was formerly the Great Eastern Hotel
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A striking foyer decorated with modern art welcomes guests at the Andaz Liverpool Street

A striking foyer decorated with modern art welcomes guests at the Andaz Liverpool Street

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The restored masonic temple inside the hotel is a hidden gem that was un-earthed during restoration

The restored masonic temple inside the hotel is a hidden gem that was un-earthed during restoration

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A detail of the masonic temple's spectacular ceiling.

A detail of the masonic temple's spectacular ceiling. The space is now used for private dining events

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Andaz Liverpool Street offers New York style dining in its Eastway brasserie

Andaz Liverpool Street offers New York style dining in its Eastway brasserie

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Time for a coffee and a quick check of emails in the brasserie

Time for a coffee and a quick check of emails in the brasserie

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Catch Champagne bar and lounge, designed by Wilsdon Design Associates

Catch Champagne bar and lounge, designed by Wilsdon Design Associates, was recently unveiled and provides a relaxed yet elegant pre-dinner space

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A look inside one of the hotel's contemporary 'King' rooms

A look inside one of the hotel's contemporary 'King' rooms

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Melina Keays is the entertaining director of Wallpaper*. She has been part of the brand since the magazine’s launch in 1996, and is responsible for entertaining content across the print and digital platforms, and for Wallpaper’s creative agency Bespoke. A native Londoner, Melina takes inspiration from the whole spectrum of art and design – including film, literature, and fashion. Her work for the brand involves curating content, writing, and creative direction – conceiving luxury interior landscapes with a focus on food, drinks, and entertaining in all its forms