Spacious penthouse in the heart of London Bridge most definitely has the wow factor!
This spacious penthouse in the heart of London Bridge most definitely has the wow factor!
This apartment sits on the top floor (with lift) of an impressive building which was a former grain store. The apartment maintains some of the store's original features - wooden floors and window frames, exposed brick and arch wooden beams - while being kitted out with all the mod cons - surround sound system, wall-mounted flat-screen tv, dishwasher, coffee machine and wi-fi.
The fully-fitted kitchen opens onto the dining and entertaining area. Stairs lead up to the roof terrace with spectacular views of the City and Western Europe's tallest building - the Shard. The master bedroom has loads of room and is en suite. The second bedroom is arranged as an office and leads to a further sleeping area, with double bed, on the mezzanine floor within it. For groups of 5 and 6, a double mattress can be set up in the second bedroom.
The Southbank is your oyster and there's lots to see and do whichever way you decide to venture. Take a morning stroll to the famous Borough Market, sample a variety of wonderful coffees and the vast array of produce. Continue your walk past Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, Tate Modern, the iconic Oxo Tower, National Film Theatre, Royal Festival Hall and, if your coffee is still serving you well, all the way to the London Eye and the Aquarium! Heading east-wards from the apartment, you'll find yourself at the London Dungeon within minutes. Carry on along the Thames, past City Hall, taking in the shops and restaurants along Butler's Wharf to Tower Bridge Cross the bridge and take a visit to the Tower of London.
The apartment is 5 minutes walk to the well-connected London Bridge station, giving you easy access to the whole of the capital. This is a delightful place to call home for a few weeks or just a few nights.
Area Description: "London Bridge is not just an iron structure but a vibrant, historical centre lying at the heart of the city. It has a growing shopping district which includes Hay's Galleria, Butlers Wharf and St. Katharine Docks. Stretching from Tower Bridge to London Bridge on both sides of the Thames, the region boasts a large collection of museums, galleries, restaurants, theatres and architectural delights.
The London Bridge Experience and Tombs as well as the London Dungeons give a theatrical yet educational insight into London's sordid past and how the city has evolved to what it is today. Tower Bridge Exhibition and the Tower of London, home to the crown jewels, provide a unique close up to royal life and the traditions of England over the years.
Well known for trading, the Pool of London incorporates both Bermondsey Antiques Market and the famous Borough Market, London's most renowned food market and a source of exceptional British and international produce. Take the whole family and wind your way around the stalls of fabulous food and drink. There are countless pubs and restaurants in the area too which create a buzzing atmosphere.
Steeped in history, London Bridge is a great location for families, groups or couples. Whether you're looking for an action packed day out, a romantic stroll along the river or simply dinner and drinks in one of the many restaurants London Bridge has more than enough to keep everyone occupied and entertained."
Additional Features: Parking - private, Washing machine, Iron, Ironing board, Cable/Satellite TV, TV, DVD player, Video game console, Stereo, High-speed Internet, WiFi, Oven, Microwave, Stove, Coffee maker, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Freezer, Toaster, Water kettle, Balcony, Patio/deck/Terrace
Property Type: Penthouse