- Air Conditioning
- Roof Terrace
First Listed on Rightmove:
28 March 2012 ( 621 days ago )
OLYMPIC LET : Luxurious two bedroom apartment with lift-access on the 5th floor of a smart and exclusive building at the edge of the City of London, fronting on to Minories EC3. Its central location offers easy access to many Olympic venues being within easy walking distance (200m) of Tower Gateway Station on the Docklands Light Railway (DLR). This provides a fast transport connection of 20 minutes to the Olympic Park at Stratford where the Olympic Stadium will host Athletics, the Opening Ceremony and the Closing Ceremony. Also in the Olympic Park is the Aquatics Centre hosting Diving, Swimming, and Synchronised Swimming; the Basketball Arena; the BMX Track; the Copper Box hosting the Handball and Modern Pentathlon events; the Riverbank Arena hosting Hockey; the Velodrome hosting Track Cycling; the Water Polo Arena; and the International Broadcast Centre and Main Press Centre. Other venues accessed by the DLR include ExCel which hosts Boxing, Fencing, Judo, Table Tennis, Taekwondo, Weightlifting, and Wrestling; and Greenwich Park which hosts theEquestrian Events. The apartment also offers easy access to other centrally located Olympic venues such as Horse Guards Parade which hosts Beach Volleyball; Hyde Park hosting Triathlon and Marathon Swimming; and The Mall hosting Marathon, Race Walk, and Cycling Road Race. Finally, such a central position is also convenient for London's main tourist attractions such as Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square, the Palace of Westminster, and the West End.
The property is a superb sub-penthouse that has a private terrace some 27 feet wide, with captivating views of Tower Bridge and the Tower of London to the South, and Swiss Re Tower (the Gherkin) and Heron Tower to the North-West. These views are particularly impressive at night. The reception room has wooden floors and floor to ceiling windows with a West facing aspect, resulting in an abundance of natural light. Each bedroom has built-in wardrobes and a stone-tiled en-suite bathroom or shower room. In addition to this there is a separate w/c with handbasin, and a utility room. Extra features include automated electric blinds to the windows in the reception room, and comfort cooling throughout. As well as being very close to the DLR The property is almost equidistant from Aldgate and Tower Hill Underground stations and is a short walk from Fenchurch Street mainline station.
Price quoted is for a 3 month stay. Shorter stays available by negotiation.
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