The Metalworks, Clapham
From £425,000 to £1m
Live in a loft apartment in the same transformed metalworks where arts and crafts pioneer William Bainbridge Reynolds once plied his trade. Celebrated for the Kitchener chapel gates of St Paul’s Cathedral, this industrial conversion by The Malins Group has retained original features and bespoke ironmongery throughout in a nod to the building’s former life as the Art Metal Works. There are 24 apartments – four studios, eight one beds and 12 two beds – spread across two and three storeys in Clapham’s Old Town.
Call 01932 356 043 or visit malinsgroup.co.uk.
Kidderpore Green, Hampstead
Live on protected ground with extraordinary views over the capital in this sought after part of north London. The final homes go on sale today in Barratt London’s Kidderpore Green development, which is built on 2.4 acres of conservation ground. There are 40 one and two bedroom apartments and townhouses on offer, all with private terraces or balconies, and underground parking available at an extra cost. Finchley Road tube station is a 20min walk way or a bus ride, providing a 20min commute into the City.
Call 020 7472 0090 or email barrattlondon.com
Birdsong, Shepherd’s Bush
A small development of three houses is going on sale near the rapidly transforming area of White City. There are only three houses on sale at Birdsong, all with two bedrooms, one of which has an ensuite, and comprising at least 1,000sqft of space. Two of the properties have access to a private courtyard garden, and the third has a roof terrace. The developer says it wanted to create an intimate community “aimed at artists, jazz musicians and philosophers” with homes that had a heavy focus on clean, uncluttered design.
Grafton Quarter, Croydon
From £332,500 to £710,000
Gain cultural cred by buying an apartment in this building that’s also home to an artists’ collective. Grafton Quarter LLP has teamed up with the local council and Artist’s Studio Company to provide 90 lower-cost artist studios to ‘help safeguard London’s cultural output’ in this up and coming part of south London. There are also one, two and three bedroom apartments on sale, all close to West Croydon station, with trains running into London Victoria and London Bridge and the Overground on the East London Line.
Call Savills on 020 7531 2516.
Greenwich Millennium Village
From £659,995 to £949,995
A three bedroom showhome has just opened in North Greenwich, dubbed the Uberhaus by developers Countryside and Taylor Wimpey. Situated close to the Thames, this collection of family homes are set in the new Millennium Terrace and Iverna Quay buildings a short walk from the 02 Arena, the Jubilee Line station and Thames Clipper services from Greenwich Pier. The Uberhaus is “ideally suited to busy professionals” specialising in practical architecture with in-built storage, with balconies and terraces.
Call 020 8305 2712 or visit gmv.london
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