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Welcome to historic Deep Ellum!

Originally built in 1888, the Continental Gin Building has been in Deep Ellum since the very beginning, and listed in the National Register of Historic Places—so this building has no shortage of stories and character to make it stand out from the flashy new office developments being built in the area. What was once the world’s largest cotton gin manufacturer turned artist studio space is now serving the neighborhood as an experiential office, restaurant, and retail destination for the first time.

Common Desk was born and raised in Deep Ellum, just a few minutes away from CGB, and we’re thrilled to have our second location in the neighborhood within the 2nd floor of this iconic building. Common Desk – Continental Gin boasts flexible office offerings of all shapes and sizes–from shared desks to single-person offices, all the way up to midsize offices and larger team suites. Ready to make history while you work from it? Book a tour to explore what Common Desk has brought to the reimagined Continental Gin Building!

CGB coworking memberships

Here’s the membership and pricing breakdown of Common Desk – Continental Gin

Shared space on first floor of CGB
Student Discount
$75/month
Studying just got easier. Students, take advantage of our bottomless coffee, extended access, meeting space, and community offerings.
6am - 12am · 7 days a week
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Dedicated tenant lounge on floor 3
Common Pass
$150/month
A recurring, discounted package of day passes for drop-in Common Desk access.
8am - 5pm · Monday - Thursday | 8am - 3pm · Friday
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Shared Desk
$299/month
Our Shared Desk membership is an all-access pass to coworking.
6am - 12am · 7 days a week
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Office at CGB
Shared Plus
$399/month
For Shared Desk members looking to merge their love of open spaces with their occasional need for enclosed ones.
6am - 12am · 7 days a week
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Private offices in-suite
Private Office
Starting at $750/month
Our private offices are spacious, customizable, and more than just a set of glass walls.
6am - 12am · 7 days a week
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Typist Conference Room at CGB
Team Pass
$350/month
A recurring combination of day passes and conference room hours for teams needing quick access to safe workspace.
8am - 5pm · weekdays
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Office Suite
available upon request
Office Suites are flexible, turn-keyed, and amenitized office solutions that are fully-serviced.
6am - 12am · 7 days a week
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A Deep Ellum original, reimagined

Continental Gin Florist Room
Multiple meeting rooms
CGB Shared
Shared coworking + lounge areas
Multiple private offices of various sizes
Multiple private offices of various sizes
Typist Conference Room at CGB
Seamless conference room use
Views of downtown Dallas
Views of downtown Dallas
Common Desk flexible offices & workspaces
Fiction Coffee outpost on floor 1
Originally built in 1888
Originally built in 1888
Access to restaurant + retail concepts on floor 1
Access to restaurant + retail concepts on floor 1
Hand-crafted cocktails every weekday from 4-7pm
Hand-crafted cocktails every weekday from 4-7pm
Access to Santa Fe trailhead
Access to Santa Fe trailhead
Iconic history
Iconic history
Fully-equipped shared kitchen
Fully-equipped shared kitchen
Outfitted office suites
Outfitted office suites

Prime location

Enjoy working minutes away from some of Deep Ellum’s best restaurants, concert venues, and bars, all while enjoying a part of the ‘hood that boasts the outdoor space, parking, and space that are often hard to find in the area.

We put the “amen” in amenities

From a state-of-the-art VR lab to seamless conference room bookings, the amenities found at Common Desk exist to truly enhance your workday.

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Conference room access

Members can easily book a variety of conference rooms to take meetings and brainstorms to the next level.
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Bottomless craft coffee

Having our own coffee brand in-house means getting the best cup of joe while you work has never been easier.

Shared bikes + storage

Bikes for you to take a spin around the neighborhood on.

Outdoor patios + green spaces

For the moments when you need some workday fresh air and a change of scenery.
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Community events

Weekly events that are actually worth going to.
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Open network of locations

Our members have access to any and all Common Desk locations (the list is growing as you read this).

Meet our Continental Gin team

The Common Desk staff thrive off of helping our members grow their businesses, and our Continental Gin staff members put you and your business first. Meet the dream team behind this beautiful location.z

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Hannah Ellis
Community Manager - Continental Gin

Hi there! I’m Hannah, the Community Manager here at the Continental Gin Building. I’m passionate about making our fun space comfortable and welcoming for guests and members! Come chat with me at the hospitality desk about movies, your favorite restaurants, or your deepest darkest secrets—nothing is off limits (for legal reasons, this is a joke). When I’m not at work, I’m with my friends or finding any excuse to be at the NorthPark mall. Come find me if you need anything at all!

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Taylor Spaniel
Community Coordinator - Continental Gin

Hey friend! I’m Taylor, the Continental Gin Community Coordinator. You will know me as the big smile and ” hey, what’s up” behind the front desk. I love people, all things coffee, and a good ole party. My job is to cultivate community, make work fun, and celebrate with you! If you catch me outside of Common Desk I am usually enjoying the sun with my husband and pup, taking a nap, or with my besties trying a new coffee shop. Come to CGB to say hi!

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Liam Granger
Community Coordinator - Continental Gin

Hey there! I’m Liam, your Friendly Neighborhood Community Coordinator for our Common Desk – Continental Gin Building location. Born and raised in spooky Salem, MA and a recent transplant to Dallas. Some of my absolute favorite things are laughing and creating community with y’all anywhere I may be. Off the clock, I am an adventurer, admirer of art, books, music, movies, and all things nerdy. I cant wait to see you here in Deep Ellum!

Other Dallas-Fort Worth locations

Our coworking network is wide-open, which means when you become a member of one Common Desk location, you automatically gain access to all Common Desk spaces. Take a look at our other coworking locations in Dallas-Fort Worth:

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Downtown Dallas

2001 Ross Ave. #700 Dallas, TX 75201
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The Common Desk Flagship

2919 Commerce St. Dallas, TX 75226
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West End

603 Munger Ave #100 Dallas, TX 75202
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Energy Square

4849 Greenville Avenue, Dallas, TX 75226
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Addison

14555 Dallas Pkwy #100, Dallas, TX 75254
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Richardson

3400 N Central Expy #110, Richardson, TX 75080
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Granite Park

5830 Granite Pkwy #100 Plano, TX 75024
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Fort Worth

2833 Crockett St, Fort Worth, TX 76107

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