Shakespeare Tower, Barbican, London, EC2Y

Sold

3 Bedroom Apartment Sold

The ultimate stunning views from this pure SOUTH facing Ninteenth floor Shakespeare Tower Apartment.180 degree views. Framed in the middle and viewed from all rooms is St Paul's Cathedral , Big Ben, The Millennium Wheel, River Thames. Direct sale from the City of London. All original 1960's Grade ll Listed features.

The ultimate stunning views from this pure SOUTH facing Ninteenth floor Shakespeare Tower Apartment. SOUTH facing with 180 degree views. Framed in the middle and viewed from all rooms is St Paul's Cathedral , Big Ben, The Millennium Wheel and the River Thames, City of London skyline including The Gherkin, The Shard, The Cheesegrater, The Walkie Talkie, Tower 42 and beyond all the way to Canary Wharf. Each room has floor to ceiling windows to make the most of the light and view, the reception room has a full height/width glass sliding door to a private balcony/terrace. All three bedrooms have full width and height glass sliding door/window giving access to a balcony. Offered for sale in all original 1960's Grade II Listed condition including the Brooks Marine kitchen. Direct sale from the City of London. Plenty built in storage cupboards and underfloor heating throughout (included in the service charge). 24 hour concierge. Parking available to rent under the block. 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. Shakespeare Tower is located right in the centre of the Estate built in 1971. All residents have use of the communal gardens throughout the development. The Barbican Arts Centre offers three cinemas, a concert hall, two theatres, an art gallery, a library and several restaurants. The nearby Smithfield Market and Clerkenwell areas boasts some of the trendiest cafes, restaurants and clubs in London, including Smiths of Smithfield, St. John, Club Gascon, Le Caf頤u Marche Restaurant. In 2024 the Museum of London will open in Smithfield Market hoping to become one of London's top 5 tourist attractions. 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, Spitalfields, Shoreditch and the City. Four tube stations are within a few minutes' walk: Barbican (on the Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines), Moorgate (on the Northern line), St Paul's (on the Central line) and Mansion House (on the District line). The new Elizabeth Line Station at Barbican/Farringdon is less than 5 minutes' walk and is now one of the busiest transport hubs in London, reaching 1.5million commuters within a 45 minute radius. 83 years unexpired, a 90 year lease extension can be purchased on completion at a current cost of 1.75% of the purchase price ( so currently £34,912 to add 90 years) Service charge approximately £11,599.12 ( extra £2894.96 this year for external decoration) (approximately) per annum (to include underfloor heating). Ground Rent £10 per annum.

Tenure: Leasehold

Tenure Details

Ground Rent:

£10

Service Charge:

£12,474

Shakespeare Tower, Barbican, London, EC2Y
  Open map
Brochure

Floorplans

floorplan

No EPC available for this property

Arrange a viewing

Use this form to request specific information about this property or to arrange a viewing

Office Details

City Of London
45 Beech Street Barbican
London
EC2Y 8AD

020 7606 8000
glenmailredirect1@gmail.com

Make an Offer on this Property

If you are interested in this property you can make an offer today.