Forest Road, London Fields, Hackney, E8

£1,000,000 · Flat · For Sale

A stunningly finished and immaculately presented contemporary penthouse home (with 3 bedrooms and 2 bath/shower rooms) arranged on the top (5th) floor of an iconic building in the redeveloped and sought-after Queensbridge Quarter of London Fields / Dalston.


In addition to over-flowing with natural light, what makes this home absolutely extraordinary are the far-reaching and uninterrupted views across London from what is believed to be one of the largest balconies in E8, wrapped around the entire living and entertaining spaces as well as two of the three bedrooms, and which could comfortably accommodate up to 30 of your friends / guests when entertaining al fresco.


The views from the wrap-around balcony are simply breath-taking and span from Alexandra Palace in the North, across to Anish Kapoor’s ‘Orbit’ in the Olympic Park, the Observatory at Greenwich and sky-scrapers of Canary Wharf in the East and the Gherkin and Shard in the City, among others …


Comprising briefly:  lift / stairs up to the 5th floor (not shared with anyone else), hallway with sizable built-in storage, substantial utility cupboard/area, spacious family bathroom with sky-light, beautiful open-plan living and dining room with real wooden flooring throughout, framed on two sides by floor-to-ceiling double-glazed state-of-the-art glass doors and windows leading directly onto the wrap-around balcony, separate luxury kitchen with built-in German appliances and copious storage, two double bedrooms (one with access onto the balcony plus a well-proportioned en-suite shower room), both with built-in wardrobes.  The third bedroom works excellently as a study and this impeccably designed and finished home also comes with a balcony storage room for outdoor furniture, secure bicycle store, attractive communal courtyard and garden, permit parking and is within an excellently maintained and managed modern building.  The current owners employ a cleaner (weekly) and this arrangement is also available, for a weekly fee, to the in-coming tenant/s.


Enviably located close to the desirable green open spaces of London Fields, the Lido, Rio Cinema, Dalston Square piazza, local library, colourful and useful Ridley Road market and many excellent cafés, restaurants, gymnasiums/health clubs, independent shops and the bustling weekly market of Broadway Market.  Moreover, there are several ‘outstanding’ Ofsted rated schools nearby as well as many local transport options with several over-ground stations within walking distance such as Dalston Junction / Kingsland, Haggerston, Hackney Central / Downs and London Fields, with swift and easy access onto London Liverpool Street, The City, Stansted and London City airports.


Available to view now and to let from November, furnished or unfurnished or part-furnished.





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