1 bedroom penthouse for sale

Defoe House, EC2Y

£810,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 594 Sq ft - 55 Sq m
  • One Bedroom
  • Type 23
  • Top Floor Barrel Vaulted

Full description

Possibly one of the most sought style of Barbican apartments, this top floor barrel vaulted flat known as a Type 23 has the most pleasing aspect with direct views towards St Pauls Cathedral and Thomas More Residents Gardens.

Meticulously and sympathetically refurbished it forms part of the Barbican Estate which was designed by the renowned Architects practice Chamberlain, Powell and Bon. It is in our opinion one of the very best examples of Brutalist Architecture that can be found in London, with a distinct and strong influence of Le Corbusier design.

Grade II listed, the Barbican is an enclave in the heart of the City of London incorporating the Barbican Centre which is the largest performing Art Centre in Europe, hosting music concerts art exhibitions, and film screenings as well as being part of the Global Cultural Districts Network.
The accommodation comprises a breath-taking barrel vaulted reception room with a Southerly aspect and direct access to an external space, recessed kitchen, shower room and bedroom which has a comprehensive built in wardrobe and like the reception room has a barrel vaulted ceiling.
It is conveniently located to Barbican Underground (Hammersmith and City, Metropolitan and Circle Lines) and will benefit from the opening of Crossrail (predicted 2018).


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
20 July 2017

Nearest stations

  • Barbican (0.1 mi)
  • Moorgate (0.3 mi)
  • St. Paul's (0.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Hurford Salvi Carr, City

37-41 St. John Street, London, EC1M 4AN

020 8012 4208 Local call rate

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Hurford Salvi Carr, City

37-41 St. John Street, London, EC1M 4AN

020 8012 4208 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Barbican (0.1 mi)
  • Moorgate (0.3 mi)
  • St. Paul's (0.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hurford Salvi Carr, City

37-41 St. John Street, London, EC1M 4AN

020 8012 4208 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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