Skip to content
Get brand editions for Nested, London

Courtney Road, Highbury, London, N7

Added on 25/11/2020
Nested, London

Key features

  • 1 double bedrooms
  • Great quiet location
  • Communal gardens
  • 1st floor
  • Bike storage available to rent
  • Near to drayton park & holloway road stations
  • 46.8 sq m / 504 sq ft

Property description

Tenure: Leasehold

A fantastic 504 sq ft one double bedroomed first floor flat with separate fitted kitchen and large reception. There is a communal garden at the rear and space to store your bikes. The property is set on a quite cul-de-sac in Holloway, moments from Drayton Park and Holloway Road.

Comments from the owner:

What do you love most about your home? We love that it's really quiet despite being in such a vibrant and well-connected area. There's no through-traffic, and the aspect looks out onto our communal garden (where we planted a few veggies during lockdown), and the pretty terraces behind. We are keen cooks and enjoyed designing the kitchen to maximise the worktop and cupboard space, and we've never regretted going to town with the spice rack! A favourite feature is the made-to-measure bookshelves in the living room (crafted from solid sleepers), which feel like real, wooden beams and bring some extra soul to the place. There is good sound isolation between floors keeping things quieter in the flat, and also quite temperate through summer and winter.

Why are you moving? It's been really tough to leave this place behind so we've ended up staying 13 years. But with working from home becoming a more frequent reality, we now need a place with a separate music teaching room. Hopefully our search won't take us too far away!

What do you love about the area? Drayton Park and Lower Holloway have changed remarkably over the past decade. Priced out of Upper Street, new restaurants in Islington tend to open here now- notable recent additions being Western's Laundry (Bib Gourmand), Zia Lucia ('best pizza in London'), and Sambal Shiok Laksa Bar. For an artisan coffee, it's now a tough choice between EZ & Moss, Vagabond, and the longstanding Peché Mignon (Little Sin!). For a tipple in the evening, choose from vinyl tracks & natural wines at the Highbury Library, an amazing selection of craft beer brewed here in N7 at the Hammerton, or (our favourite) Irish jam night at the candlelit atmospheric pub, The Lamb. To escape, as well as Highbury Fields, there's also the Olden Garden - a community garden which has its own orchards and woods. ALL the above within 7 minutes walk! Transport-wise, it's great being so near the Piccadilly line, Victoria line, the overground AND the Great Northern into the City, yet best of all being able to cycle almost anywhere in town in half an hour!

Ref: ISL

Courtney Road, Highbury, London, N7


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Drayton Park Station0.1 miles
  • Holloway Road Station0.2 miles
  • Highbury & Islington Station0.5 miles
Check mortgage affordabilityPowered by Nationwide - Rightmove receives a fixed monthly fee from Nationwide for introductions made via the Rightmove platforms. It's up to you if you choose Nationwide or a different lender to suit your mortgage needs and circumstances
Market information
See similar nearby properties
Get brand editions for Nested, London

About the agent

Nested, London

Nested, 5-9 Hatton Wall, London, EC1N 8HX

Nested, London
Expect more from your move.

The first estate agent to manage your sale and purchase in one place. All for the price of a high street agent.

We build a bespoke team of four experienced agents to manage your sale, advise on your purchase and coordinate your chain.

Your journey begins with a no-obligation visit from your local Nested agent. They will learn what you're hoping to achieve from your sale, where you're planning to move to and will share a digital property report

More properties from this agent

Stamp Duty calculator



These notes are private, only you can see them.

Staying secure when looking for property

Ensure you're up to date with our latest advice on how to avoid fraud or scams when looking for property online.

Visit our security centre to find out more

Disclaimer - Property reference 6rcred2p_EAF_51706. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Nested, London. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

* Average speeds are based on the download speeds of at least 50% of customers at peak time (8pm to 10pm) from packages available on Speed can be affected by a range of technical and environmental factors. The speed you receive where you live may be lower than that listed above. You can check the estimated speed to your property prior to purchasing. Fibre/cable services at your postcode are subject to availability. You can confirm availability on the provider's website. Providers may increase charges. You should have the right to exit your contract without penalty if this happens. The information is provided and maintained by Decision Technologies Limited.

Map data ©OpenStreetMap contributors.

Your search history

You have no recent searches.