Barking office block set to become flats

Bridge House, in London Road, Barking

Bridge House, in London Road, Barking - Credit: Archant

A prominent office block could be set to be turned into 19 flats.

Plans to turn the first four floors of Bridge House, in London Road, Barking into 17 single-bedroom and a pair of two-bedroom homes have been submitted to the council.

Proposals include a parking bay for each flat.

The initial public consultation runs until Monday September 5.