• Classic Victorian property with high ceilings
• Area extremely quiet day and night with friendly neighbours.
• 1 Large living room furnished with Leather sofa and armchairs
• Newly refurbished immaculate contemporary interior
• Large and spacious open-plan kitchen, reception and dining room
• 1 Double-bed room with chest drawers and wardrobe.
• Modern toilet with walk-in rain shower and douche
• Large boarded loft with build-in lights/power sockets
• Main loft has built-in easy to operate pull-down staircase.
• 6 min walk to Hither Green train station (one stop to Lewisham train/DLR)
• 19 min train ride to Charing Cross or Cannon Street Train Stations
• 20 min DLR to Canary Wharf
• 5 min bus or 15 min walk to Lewisham Centre (M&S, Sainsbury, Superdrug, Boots, Argos, Holland & Barratt, etc)
• 25 min direct bus ride (Bus #225) to Canada Water Tube Station
• 1 min walk to local supermarket (Co-op)
• 25 min walk to Sainsbury (Lee)
• 1 min walk to the tranquil Mountfield Park
• Controlled residence permit street parking
• Within London Zone 3
Don’t miss out on this newly refurbished Victorian 1-bedroom (used to be 2-bedroom) 1st floor flat with a large open-plan kitchen/reception/dining area. There are also two large fully insulated and boarded lofts for additional storage. Ideal location for easy commuting to Canary Wharf, London City and West End. Hither Green mainline train station is just 6 minutes walk (600m from house to train station). The interior is immaculately refurbished throughout with neutral colours. Living room, bedroom, landing and stairs are fully carpeted with high quality robust wool carpet. Fully fitted kitchen (yes it has a dish-washer!). The toilet has a walk-in rain shower and toilet with douche. Double glazing windows throughout. Fitted with a new combination boiler/central heating. Wall mounted bicycle rack above staircase.
Hither Green is located in the Borough of Lewisham, South East London, with strong communication links to both the City and the Docklands. Trains from Hither Green station goes to both Charring Cross and Canon Street via London Bridge. Lewisham Train/DLR station is about 15 minutes walk from the property. Hither Green has a peaceful, village-style atmosphere and the property is adjacent to Mountfield Park - the Borough of Lewisham’s larges open space (See YouTube video below).
Hither Green’s laid back atmosphere will attract the young professional commuters who are looking for a classic Victorian property but with a modern contemporary functional interior. The travelling time to London’s major employment hubs compares favourably to many more ‘Urbanised’ areas of London - Hither Green genuinely offers the opportunity of suburban living with the commuting time of city living.
It's All About Location
Living at Hither Green puts everything within easy reach. There is a beautifully revamped Victorian-styled gastropub named Station Hotel (http://stationhotelhithergreen.co.uk/) just right across the street. Regular Farmers' Markets in Hither Green, Blackheath and Lewisham bring organic and regional produce from honey and herbs, eggs and cheese, to farms milk from the Sussex countryside and fresh fish from the south coast. Blackheath, just a mile away is packed with stylish eateries and bars, from long-established Italian restaurants and award winning venue, to places unique to Blackheath like Cave Austin and national chains like Cafe' Rouge all around the bustling hub of Montpelier Row and Tranquil Vale. On warm summer evenings Blackheath pubs from the Princess of Wales to the Hare and Billet with their real ales, speciality beers and ciders on tap, spill out onto the Heath.
Health & Fitness
When it comes to health and fitness there's a Soho Gyms (http://sohogyms.com) in Lewisham with superb facilities from gym and studio, spinning room and X-press workout to an extensive range of classes, personal trainers, beauty room and juice bar. Close to home in Hither Green, the Gatehouse at Edwin Hall Place is the place for Pilates and natural relaxation in a Listed Victorian building designed by the architect of iconic Liberty department store, while the Manor House Gardens close by is a germ of green oasis. Established back in 1902 and recently restored, it is the perfect place to unwind from 21st Century stresses - take to the tennis courts, take a picnic or enjoy the cafe' and take in the lake views - or cool off with a visit to the original Ice House. Just two miles away is Greenwich with its own lively cafe', restaurant and market scene - and a park with bandstand and stunning views over the capital's skyline.
At Hither Green you are ideally placed for the major South-East London venues. Morning peak times sees ten trains per hour heading for central London, with services to London Bridge taking 11 min, under 20 min to Cannon Street and Charing Cross, with last trains returning from the capital up to 1am. Lewisham stations, 5 minutes from Hither Green, has direct trains to Victoria Station and links to the DLR transport interchange with direct trains to Canary Wharf. Road links are excellent with the South Circular nearby linking to major routes into Kent and to the coast, with Gatwick Airport and Heathrow Airport within 30 miles away.