3 Bedroom Apartment For Sale
Bright & Airy Seventeenth Floor Barbican Tower apartment with a fabulous view over the City of London skyline, Flooded with natural light . Three/Four bedrooms. The reception room has a double sliding door/window the full width of the flat leading to the preferred rectangular shaped roof terrace, with ample room for a table and six chairs. Large master bedroom with City views, walk in wardrobe, bright and airy, by moving the door you can easily make the full shower room en-suite new style white kitchen, original family bathroom. Heating throughout included in the service charge. Lift. Parking available by separate negotiation. Built in 1971, the Barbican Estate is the finest achievement of the architects Chamberlin, Powell & Bon. The architects drew inspiration from Le Corbusier, famous for being one of the pioneers of what now is called Modern architecture. Their vision has created a unique urban village community devoid of traffic with immediate amenities including the Barbican Arts Centre, a church, school, library and shops. The estate 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. Moments walking distance the new Crossrail (to be called the Elizabeth Line) Station Farringdon Station. On completion in 2021 Farringdon Station will be a vital interchange between the North-South Thameslink and the East-West Crossrail service. Crossrail will give direct access to Canary Wharf in 9 minutes & Bond Street in 3 minutes. Waitrose is located nearby on Whitecross Street, which is also home to the weekday Whitecross Street food market. The Museum of London will move to Smithfield Market in 2024. Smithfield Meat Market will be vacating by 2021 then it are will be transformed into a world beating food & gastro destination and will be part of the world beating Cultural Mile. Also within easy reach are the attractions of St. Pauls' Cathedral, New Change Shopping Complex.