This stunning second floor, two-bedroom property is available in a unique riverside development, Foreshore. This Grade Two Listed, former naval warehouse was built between 1781 and 1798 and the building held significant naval importance right up until the 1960s. Due to its historical significance, the entire surrounding area is listed, including the river wall. It is therefore exquisitely preserved with a quiet street lying between the riverbank and Foreshore.
The property opens to a spacious hallway with built-in storage. From here, the two bedrooms - both big enough for a double bed and desk, a neutral bathroom as well as the dual aspect living/dining area, with partial river views (in winter). The flat has characterful wooden floors throughout and with large sash windows offering ample amounts of natural light. Residents of the development, benefit from secure bike storage and mature, well-maintained communal gardens.
Deptford is a popular area of London with a growing cultural profile and is now recognised as one of the most fashionable parts of south London, with Deptford High St having recently been named the coolest street in London by Time Out. It has a large number of outstanding pubs, bars and restaurants including the Villages Brewery and The Watergate. Also, at nearby Deptford Market Yard, there is a collection of independent shops and restaurants is set within and around Deptford's refurbished railway arches.
The apartment is conveniently positioned near New Cross, Greenwich, Peckham and Bermondsey. Immediately outside, the Thames Path runs east towards Deptford Creek and west towards Rotherhithe and Shad Thames. Historic Greenwich is also within walking distance, with its extensive number of restaurants, the excellent Picturehouse cinema, museums and the fabulous Greenwich Park.
Foreshore is well connected, with a varied number of transport links. Within walking distance, Canada Water runs Jubilee Line underground with Overground services that also run frequently from Surrey Quays. The Thames Clipper is a short walk away which offers boat services to Canary Wharf, the city and beyond. Deptford Bridge station has DLR services to Canary Wharf, Bank and Stratford International. Deptford station also has national rail services into London Bridge and London Cannon Street, with Thameslink trains to Farringdon and St Pancras.
For more information, please contact the Living in London Sales Team.
Lease length: 174 years
Ground rent: £10 pa
Service charge: £1932 pa
- Two bedrooms
- Riverside development
- Sash windows
- Communal Gardens
- Quiet location
- Close to transport links