Defoe House, Barbican, EC2Y 8ND

£950,000

Defoe House, Barbican, EC2Y 8ND

£950,000
For sale directly on behalf of the City of London this delightful & highly sought after one bedroom ĎLí shaped apartment known as a Type 20 with fantastic South facing views over the treetops of the lovely residentís garden below. Located on the 2nd Floor it retains all the original 1960ís Grade II Listed features including kitchen by Brooke Marine, bathroom & w/c with original Tywford Barbican sink. Double width and full height glass sliding door to balcony/fire escape. Under floor heating throughout. Use of residents gardens. Within the Barbican complex is the Barbican Arts Centre, enjoying three cinemas, concert hall, theatres, art gallery and several restaurants. The Barbican Estate is the finest achievement of the architects Chamberlin, Powell & Bon. It was Grade II-listed in 2001 in recognition of its extraordinary contribution to Londonís urban landscape. Barbican tube station (on the Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines) is only a couple of minutes walk away, with Moorgate (on the Northern line), St Paulís (on the Central line) and Mansion House (on the District line) tube stations each within a short walking distance. The new Crossrail (Elizabeth Line) Farringdon Station opens in 2018. This will, be the busiest station interchange in London. Direct access to Canary Wharf in 9 minutes & Bond Street in 3 minutes. Waitrose, Marks & Spencer and Tesco are also nearby, together with various local services and amenities (such as dry cleaners, ironmongers, builders and plumbing merchants) and the numerous bars and restaurants of Clerkenwell and the City. Also within easy reach are the attractions of St. Paulsí Cathedral, The River, South Bank, Tate Modern, Gabrielís Wharf, numerous Bars, Restaurantsí, Cafťís , Bank Of England, the 250,000 Sq. Ft , New Change Shopping Complex

For sale directly on behalf of the City of London this delightful & highly sought after one bedroom ‘L’ shaped apartment known as a Type 20 with fantastic South facing views over the treetops of the lovely resident’s garden below. Located on the 2nd Floor it retains all the original 1960’s Grade II Listed features including kitchen by Brooke Marine, bathroom & w/c with original Tywford Barbican sink. Double width and full height glass sliding door to balcony/fire escape. Under floor heating throughout. Use of residents gardens. Within the Barbican complex is the Barbican Arts Centre, enjoying three cinemas, concert hall, theatres, art gallery and several restaurants. The Barbican Estate is the finest achievement of the   architects Chamberlin, Powell & Bon. It was Grade II-listed in 2001 in recognition of its extraordinary contribution to London’s urban landscape. Barbican tube station (on the Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines) is only a couple of minutes walk away, with Moorgate (on the Northern line), St Paul’s (on the Central line) and Mansion House (on the District line) tube stations each within a short walking distance. The new Crossrail (Elizabeth Line) Farringdon Station opens in 2018. This will, be the busiest station interchange in London. Direct access to Canary Wharf in 9 minutes & Bond Street in 3 minutes. Waitrose, Marks & Spencer and Tesco are also nearby, together with various local services and amenities (such as dry cleaners, ironmongers, builders and plumbing merchants) and the numerous bars and restaurants of Clerkenwell and the City. Also within easy reach are the attractions of St. Pauls’ Cathedral, The River, South Bank, Tate Modern, Gabriel’s Wharf, numerous Bars, Restaurants’, Café’s , Bank Of England, the  250,000 Sq. Ft , New Change Shopping Complex

 

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