£300,000 A Good Sized Two Bed Two Bath Flat - An Ideal Investment/First Time PurchaseRoyal Arsenal, SE18 6HB
Ideal first time buyer/investment purchase.
This flat is on the 5th floor, facing East and has lots of natural light, thanks to its floor to ceiling windows. Both bedrooms are doubles with 2 bathrooms.
The living room leads directly onto a private balcony and views from both the living room and balcony are attractive and reach far across the town.
The property is modern inside so it ready to move into.
The building has an onsite concierge.
Living/Dining: 19ft 1" x 10ft 11" (5.8m x 3.3m)
Kitchen: 8ft 0' x 4ft 1' (2.4m x 1.3m)
Bedroom 1: 11ft 1" x 9ft 6" (3.38m x 2.89m)
Bedroom 2: 9ft 1" x 8ft 5" (2.8m x 2.6m)
TOTAL SQ M/FT = 581 SQ FT 54 SQ M
ALL MEASUREMENTS ARE APPROXIMATE.
Lease Term - 125 years from 2004
Service Charge - Approx £2,000 per annum (TBC)
Ground Rent - Approx £500 per annum (TBC)
Travel and Shopping
A few minutes walk from Woolwich's high street, cafes and market. Its the perfect place for anyone wanting to trade crowded central London for the space and style while keeping within easy commuting distance.
Train - A few minutes walk to Woolwich Arsenal Station and 20 to 30 minutes into the city centre - London Bridge, Cannon Street and Charing Cross Stations.
DLR - A few minutes walk to Woolwich Arsenal Station and around 25 to 30 minutes into London's Bank Station. Trains run approximately every 10 minutes from Monday-Saturday 05.30 - 00.30 on Sunday 07.00 - 23.30 Destinations include City Airport 5 minutes, Canary Wharf 19 minutes, Stratford 23 minutes.
Tube - North Greenwich Station - Jubilee Line is easily accessible by bus and boat.
Boat - Thames Clippers - Pontoon located on the Royal Arsenal which is approx 5 minute walk, the river boat takes you to Canary Wharf in approximately 23 minutes and many stops through central London and Waterloo Visit - thamesclippers.com for information and timetable. It's perfect for the 02, Canary Wharf, City and West End, now taking the Oyster Card
Access to London City Airport is only 2 stops away by DLR.
Recent & Future Improvements
A new Civic Centre on Wellington Street provides a new library, post office and cafe/bar. Behind the centre a brand new Tesco superstore has recently opened alongside a town centre car park and 1000 new homes. It has been announced that the Tesco store is an eco-store powered by solar panels and wind turbines. The flagship store is due to have a farmers market selling local produce and 2 children's playgrounds.
At the western end of the Powis Street, there is an area known as the 'Woolwich Triangle' construction will commence for the new shopping centre with a major retailer taking centre stage. The Triangle includes, leisure space (cafes, restaurants; the whole area covers an area of 300,000 sq ft. The redevelopment will revitalise the whole western end of the town centre and will be a car free zone. Woolwich gets its own 'West End'!
The high street will also benefit from the restoration of the Grade II listed buildings will give character and focus to Woolwich High Street. Once refurbished these historic buildings will accommodate new retail brands and major high street names, the whole area will become more vibrant during the day and in to the evening with new coffee bars and restaurants.
£6.6million was recently spent on the redesign of General Gordon Square and Beresford Square near to the DLR and Train stations. This is now complete and features include new landscape planting, seating areas, a large digital media display ready to show sporting events which have included the 2012 Olympics, and other public events and a new water feature. Major improvements to lighting, paving and the layout of Woolwich market.
Crossrail funding was approved in July 2013 in terms of the station box fit out at Royal Arsenal. Crossrail is a major engineering project to provide new railway connections under central London. Trains will run from Maidenhead and Heathrow in the west to Shenfield and Abbey Wood in the east, taking over the existing stopping services on those routes. The first trains, 10-coach trains are due to run at high frequencies of up to 24 trains per hour during peak hours. Work officially began on 15 May 2009 and is projected to be complete in 2018. See more at crossrail.co.uk
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