Two Bedroom Apartment in idyllic Central London Location, Royal Docks, London, England
London is famed for being at the forefront of contemporary business and culture but is also filled with a vast array of historically significant sites, buildings and landmarks. On offer here is an exciting opportunity for someone to be right at the heart of this mesmerising city by investing this beautiful apartment.
Located at Seagull Lane, in the breath-taking Royal Docks area of the city, this wonderful 3rd floor property features 2 bedrooms, 1-bathroom, modern open plan designs, luxury carpet and every room in the property is overlooking the iconic River Thames. Owners will have the added benefit of being able to take advantage of the many excellent facilities and services in the apartment block such as secure underground parking, secure cycle storage space, 24 hour concierge and subsidised gym membership.
This property is not only a magnificent place for the owners to live but is also a smart investment into the ever-growing holiday rental market, which thanks to the development of direct rental sites such as Airbnb and booking.com is going through a golden age right now. London is unsurprisingly one of the most popular cities across Europe for such bookings and this apartment’s central location make it even more appealing in that context. London continues to attract millions of tourists every year, thanks to its links with Royalty, not least, the iconic Buckingham Palace, which is just 8 miles away from the property, other iconic sites such as Canary Wharf, Tower Bridge, Westminster Abbey and The Shard are also just a short trip away. The property is also just a short walk away from ExCel Lonodn, London’s largest exhibition/events centre, and also has direct cable car access to the famous O2 Arena, further highlighting this apartments prime location.
London is not just an urban paradise however as it also just a short trip away from many areas of outstanding natural beauty such as nearby Surrey Hills, North Wessex Downs and may stunning beaches at places such as Southend on Sea and Canvey island.
This area was also given a major boost recently with the news that London’s city hall is to be relocated from Tower Bridge to Royal Docks (see https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2020/nov/03/sadiq-khan-confirms-london-city-hall-move-royal-docks?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other for more on this story)
No discussion on things to do in England would be complete without discussing sports and this property is perfectly located to take advantage of the limitless famous venues to visit, this of course provides another massive plus point in the holiday rental market for the property. Football fans will feel as though they’ve found paradise as the property’s closeness to London means it is just a short drive away from many of England’s top premier league clubs such as Arsenal, Chelsea, Tottenham, Fulham, West Ham and Crystal Palace, as well as a host of other clubs down in the lower leagues and the iconic Wembley Stadium.
London is surrounded by many excellent walking, cycling, water sports and fishing areas and Golf fans will be delighted by the many outstanding courses nearby including ilford Golf Club and Royal Blackheath Golf Club.
London of course also offers a huge range of other iconic sporting venues nearby such as Twickenham, Lourdes’s Cricket Ground and The Wimbledon Tennis Championships.
As if that wasn’t enough, London is also known as a hotbed for horseracing and hosts the famous Royal Windsor Racecourse and Royal Ascot courses.
The town is also very well-connected transport wise both locally and internationally with London City Airport just a few miles away and Heathrow Airport just 24 miles away. This is of course yet another massive draw in the context of the holiday rental/commuter markets.
FURTHER PROPERTY DETAiLS
Hallway- With large fitted storage cupboard, made to order by John Lewis
Reception Room – Bright Sunny Lounge with ample space for a range of furniture. Large window with views overlooking the River Thames.
Kitchen – Modern fitted kitchen with integrated appliances and a range of wall and base units with contrasting workspace above.
Master Bedroom – Double bed spacious room with fully fitted John Lewis made to order wardrobes with over 5 Years remaining Warranty. Dual aspect windows.
Bedroom Two – Double sized with fully fitted wardrobes with approximately 5 Years remaining Warranty, could be used as second bedroom or office space or even a guest room.
Bathroom – Modern fitted suite comprising; panelled bath with overhead shower attachment with glass screen, WC and wash hand basin.
Electric Heating and Double Glazing.
The development is located within a short walk of shops, cafes, hotels, bars and restaurants. The Emirates airline Cable Car and the Royal Victoria Docks are also close at hand and once completed the property will also benefit from being only a short distance to the nearest Crossrail stop at Custom House, Royal Victoria DLR station. Easily accessible with Canary Wharf and Asian Business Park.
Canary Wharf: 5 min drive / 10 min DLR
Tower Bridge: 15 min Direct DLR
Stratford: 25 min DLR/Tube
Bond Street: 30 min Tube
Perfectly located at the heart of the City
Option to Buy Fully Furnished
High quality John Lewis fitted furniture and High quality luxury carpet
Spacious open plan design
Luxury carpet throughout the apartment
Secured allocated Underground Parking and secure cycle storage space
Contemporary Fitted Kitchen
Modern Bathroom Suite
Apartment is approximately 700 square feet
24 hr Concierge
Surrounded by stunning views of the iconic River Thames
Remote viewings using WhatsApp call/webchat/google hangout or any other viable remote video call are available
Huge potential in the fast-growing holiday rental market
Surrounded by limitless famous sites and buildings such as Tower Bridge, Canary Wharf, Buckingham Palace and Westminster Abbey
City Hall to be relocated to the area
2 minute walk from ExCel London (https://www.excel.london)
Nearby cable care direct access to the O2 Arena (https://www.theo2.co.uk)
Surrounded by countless areas of outstanding natural beauty such along the beautiful River Thames and further afield in areas such as Surrey Hills and North Wessex Downs
A short trip from many stunning beaches along England’s southern coastline
Surrounded by many excellent walking, cycling, water sports and fishing areas
Offers numerous options to see some the best football teams in the world in the English Premier League
Surrounded by excellent golf courses such as ilford Golf Club (https://www.ilfordgolfclub.co.uk) and Royal Blackheath Golf Club (https://www.royalblackheath.com)
Close to many other iconic sporting venues including Twickenham and Wimbledon
Excellent Transport links
Just 2 miles from London City Airport
5 min walk from soon to be launched, custom house station on Elizabeth line / Cross Rail
Direct connectivity to Heathrow Airport soon to be launched with Cross Rail
ABOUT THE AREA
London is the most popular tourist destination in the whole world, attracting around 30 million visitors from other countries each and every year. People travel here from every corner of the globe to admire London’s many impressive monuments, explore the richly vibrant culture of the city and perhaps take in a theatrical performance in the West End. in addition, a total of roughly 26 million overnight visits are made to London each year, and these overnight visits are mostly made by people living in other parts of the United Kingdom.
Buckingham Palace is by far the most popular tourist attraction in London, as it attracts around 15 million tourists each year. Don’t forget to visit the famous Green Park and St James’ Park whilst you’re in the vicinity.
The Victoria and Albert Museum also attracts large numbers of tourists all year round. This museum is located in the Kensington area of London and is actually the biggest museum of its kind in the world.
Another of the city’s most famous landmarks is the British Museum, an estimated average of just under six million people visit the British Museum each year.
Many of the city’s other famous attractions are situated along the banks of the River Thames. These include the Tower of London, where tourists flock to admire the impressive Crown Jewels of England. The nearby Tower Bridge also attracts large numbers of visitors, while tourists who walk along the riverbank will also be treated to views of the impressive Houses of Parliament building with Big Ben nestled next to it.
For a superb visual representation of the area, copy and paste the following link to your browser: https://youtu.be/PtkDVHozflU