Chessum House, London Fields, E8
- Top Floor Apartment in Former School Conversion
- 1 Double Bedroom, 1 Bathroom
- Wrap-Around Private Terrace with views over London
- High Ceilings, Character Appeal and Stylish Interiors
- Superb Dual Aspect Open Plan Reception/Kitchen
- Residential parking
- Close to London Fields Station and Amenities
- 47.59 sq m / 512.25 sq ft
Occupying an enviable position within a beautiful imposing Victorian school conversion, this stunning one bedroom apartment with large private wrap-around terrace, high ceilings, large windows and enormous character appeal. Accommodation comprises an entrance hall with inbuilt storage, leading into the bright and spacious, open plan dual aspect reception/kitchen, flooded with natural light and offering direct access onto the delightful secluded private wrap-around terrace. The kitchen area comprises a modern range of matching wall and base units with work surfaces incorporating an inset sink unit, gas hob with overhead extractor and electric oven below, and further space for appliances. There is a well-sized double bedroom with an inbuilt wardrobe, again with dual aspect, plus a stylish bathroom with white three-piece suite.
The property is located within easy access of London Fields, Hackney Downs, Hackney Central, Dalston and Dalston stations as well as regular bus routes, all providing excellent links into the City and West End, and to the surrounding area. There are a wealth of fashionable shops, bars, cafes and restaurants within a short distance, perfectly balanced with the beautiful open spaces of London Fields, Hackney Downs Park and Victoria Park offering a peaceful retreat from the town.
Viewings are highly recommended.
Comments from the owner:
Top 3 things you love about your home
The space inside and outside
The number of windows and how huge they are.
The really high ceilings. My flat is a calm sanctuary a place to switch off.
Three things we love about the area..
The location - so close to everything.
So close to all types of leisure activities- theatre, bars, restaurants etc - brilliant local pubs too - King Arthur:)
The area is so diverse, there is always something going on. Yet it feels like a quiet. Village.
Why are you selling?
New partner, recent baby and need a much bigger place - a house!
What's the area like?
What is parking like?
On-street parking but you need a permit. Easy to get from Hackney council. Friends/family can use the off-street parking downstairs.
How busy is the road, is it quiet at night?
Very quiet - since all of the recent road closures across Hackney. The bike is King.
I'm currently working from home, how does that work in this property?
Yes. My partner and I have done that many times - the outside space makes this even more possible.
What's the internet like?
Superfast BT broadband.
What's the boiler like?
Less than 3yrs old. British Gas installed- 5-year warranty. My last one lasted 17yrs.
Are we able to do any work/extensions?
Yes, but it has to be approved by Peabody.
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Chessum House, London Fields, E8
NEAREST STATIONSDistances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
- Hackney Downs Station0.3 miles
- London Fields Station0.4 miles
- Hackney Central Station0.4 miles
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