New developments on the market this week
The Fortis Collection, East Finchley
A period mansion set in nearly an acre of ground in north London has been converted into new homes that went on sale yesterday. Beacon Lodge was built at the turn of the 20th century, but now there are three homes in the former care home, six new build duplexes and The Pavilion, a contemporary, designer home, all with access to gardens, roof terraces and even a communal paddock. Situated half a mile from Muswell Hill town centre, it’s also close to a number of well-regarded schools.
Call 0203 151 7649 or email email@example.com
Fitzroy Gate, Isleworth
Celebrate the Royal Wedding early and wander round some lovely family houses at the same time this weekend by booking a place at this street party in Richmond. Developer St James promises a live band and face painting from 12-4pm tomorrow at its Fitzroy Gate project overlooking the River Thames less than a mile from Richmond. The four, five and six bedroom townhouses at set in seven acres of private parkland in the Isleworth Riverside Conservation Area. To join the Royal pre-party, call 020 3930 4873.
Live in the trendy turbulence of east London at one of these homes less than five minutes away from Hoxton station. There are 66 studio, one, two and three bedroom flats built on the site of a former disused Bingo Hall on Hackney Road. Amenities include a 10-seater cinema, a landscaped podium garden on the fifth floor, and a viewing terrace on the 10th floor. Due to complete this year, the development is close to Shoreditch House and Columbia Road Flower Market and is set to benefit from Crossrail at Liverpool Street station.
Call Knight Frank/Savills on 0207 718 5202/531 2517
Highgate Court, Highgate
Two new showhomes are flinging open their doors tomorrow to sell the last third of homes at this new development in north London. There are now a trio of model flats and 55 new homes being built in total a short walk away from Highgate Village and the green spaces surrounding it. Buyers have been commuters – the homes within walking distance of Highgate Station – and affluent downsizers. Private gated parking spaces are available to buy and many of the homes have views over Highgate Woods.
Call 0333 577 9907 or visit bellway.co.uk
Portrait Two, Lewisham
Snap up a home right in the centre of a revamped Lewisham town centre with one of these new homes going on sale tomorrow. Portrat Two is a 22-storey tower at the heart of a regeneration scheme that aims to open up river Quaggy and Ravensbourne and reduce traffic, opening up a new entrance to Lewisham to pedestrians. The one, two and three bedroom flats are available to purchase through Help to Buy and are adjacent to Lewisham DLR and rail station, and close to Blackheath and Greenwich parks.