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John Hirst & Co

John Hirst & Co, Thornes Lane, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, 2014 • Despite its decaying Venetian loveliness, this “corn cake & barley merchants” warehouse opposite the Hepworth Wakefield gallery is surrounded by grim highways, and seems to house a boatyard-cum-scrapyard complete with pointy fence and barking dog.

John Hirst & Co

John Hirst & Co

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