About this listing
***AT A GLANCE***
• Closest residential development to the Olympic Stadium.
• Located at the Olympic Park ‘quiet’ Greenway Entrance.
• The BBC are renting the apartment above for commentary footage – at a cost of £117,000.
• First Choice for London 2012 rental
• HUGE live/work 1,000 square metres luxury apartment.
• Breathtaking 270º views from throughout the apartment – the Olympic Stadium, rivers, canal lock, nature reserve and landscaped gardens.
• Unmatched travel links.
• Best of Urban & Country living
• Quiet & relaxing, decadent & stylish, comfortable & secure.
• Local Attractions – Possibilities are endless, Europe's fastest growing destination.
• Definitive collection of maps & guides is supplied within the apartment.
• Valued by London's 3 leading agents.
• Price negotiable – depending on the term.
• Fully flexible to suit any special requirements.
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Perfect location for London 2012
LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION make this apartment the perfect choice for London 2012 Olympic letting – on the doorstep of the games, but in a pocket of nature and most tranquil of surrounding areas.
• Ironworks is THE closest residential development to the epicentre of the Olympic Park – The Stadium.
• lronworks is located adjacent to the Greenway south-west entrance. Two-thirds of spectators are expected to enter through the Stratford main gateway entrance, with the remaining majority through the north & south ‘Transport Mall’ entrances. This entrance is expected to be by far the quietest of the four entrances.
HUGE (1000sq ft), MODERN & DECADENT describe this very spacious, luxury, two double bedroom, two bathroom apartment, located in the ‘Glass Tower’ of the landmark and award winning ‘Ironworks’ development – designed by internationally acclaimed architects, Pollard Thomas Edwards.
STYLISH, UNIQUE & COMFORTABLE describe the interior space. This contemporary ‘boutique hotel’ style apartment is designed with aesthetics and function in mind – meaning, considered over-sized space. Complemented by innovative interior design, fitted with ‘designer classic’ furnishings and equipped with fine modern conveniences.
CONVENIENT, WELL-CONNECTED & TRANQUIL describe the location – perfect for London 2012 Olympics, excellent travel links, yet resting in a pocket of nature – the best of both – urban and country living.
Water’s edge life – Ironworks sits at the Lee Navigation river and river Lea interchange, with the Old Ford Nature Reserve directly in front and the quaint Old Ford canal lock only a few yards away. A delight for waterways, fauna & flora and wildlife lovers – recently regenerated waterways are all linked by extensive towpaths and cycleways, (Ironworks even boasts its own resident swans). See for yourself – take a leisurely waterways boat trip on the new waterbus, (stop located opposite Ironworks). Communal waterfront landscaped gardens to enjoy, with seating and BBQ area.
Spectacular views from throughout the apartment from the floor-to-ceiling glass facade, bedroom patio-style balcony-access doors, private balcony/terrace, other windows and communal balconies & areas.
This minimalist apartment enjoys wooden floors with underfloor heating, lavish open-plan lounge/dining/kitchen space and extensive storage areas, with the comfort and safety of an ULTRA secure gated, CCTV, 24/7 security guarded development.
We can accommodate ‘most’ special requests and organise anything else you may require – giving you a five star service – just ask and we will supply the costs.
Designers & leading brands
Designer furniture and equipment – by Charles Eames, Flos, Le Corbusier, Harry Bertoia, Weiss Sessel, Bang and Olufsen, Bose and various London artists.
Satellite TV, 50” HD plasma TV, blu ray home cinema player, B&O Beosound 8 – for the finest quality of music from your iPad, iPhone, iPod or computer, XBox 360 console and De’Longhi coffee machine.*
LAYOUT: Live/work apartment, therefore larger areas & doorways. Huge open plan living/dining/kitchen area. Balcony/terrace.
COMMS: Telephone, internet, wi-fi.*
SLEEPS: 2x double beds and 2x sofas – sleeps 6 people, (at a push).
STANDARD: Kettle, toaster, iron, hair dryer.
UTILITIES: Dishwasher, oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer.
OTHER: Linen and towels provided.
AMENITIES: Vacuum cleaner, clothes dryer, central heating.
BATHROOM: Toilet, bathtub, power shower, washbasin, mirror.
EN-SUITE: Toilet, power shower, washbasin, mirror.
BEDROOMS: 2x double rooms, with double beds, bedside tables, reading lamps, mirrors, wardrobes, sets of drawers, access to balcony. Bed linen & towels.
KITCHEN: Fully equipped for six people.
OUTDOORS: Balcony/terrace. Riverside landscaped communal gardens with seating and BBQ area.
CHILDREN: Suitable for children. Highchair & cot can be provided.*
SPORTS: River fishing and cycle paths on your doorstep.
PARKING: Under-building, gated/security.*
SECURITY: Very secure gated development, with CCTV and 24/7 security guards.
* Options available on request.
Things to do nearby
HOW TO GET THERE
The Olympic Park Stratford is the second best connected destination in London, (after Kings Cross). During the Games, it will only take seven minutes to get to the Olympic Park from the centre of London – by special trains. 10 rail lines link the Olympic Park. Extensive improvements have been made to all public transport travel links and roads, specially to accommodate the Games.
• This means your travel links to all the attractions in and around the London metropolis couldn’t be much better.
• Maps and timetables will be supplied.
• We can also organise airport transfers, hire cars, cycles, or any other transport requirement for you.
TRAVEL LINKS TO THE APARTMENT BY...
Bus (0.15 mile): To Stratford station or Mile End underground station, (Bow stop, Route: 339).
DLR (0.43 mile): Pudding Mill Lane and Bow Church station (0.69 miles).
Underground (0.71 mile): Bow Road station (District and Hammersmith & City lines).
Mainline/Overground (0.60 mile): Hackney Wick.
Mainline/Overground/Underground (Central & Jubilee)/DLR/Bus (0.79 mile): Stratford Regional station.
Underground (0.71 mile): Mile End station, (Central, District, Hammersmith & City lines).
Road: 2mins to A12 – North Circular (A406), 5mins to Blackwall Tunnel, 10mins to M11, 15mins to M25.
High speed domestic trains (0.79 mile): Stratford International station.
Eurostar (0.79 mile): Stratford International station via Kings Cross St Pancras.
Airport: London City (LCY) 5.4 miles, Heathrow (LHR) 23.8 miles, Stansted (STN) 32.5 miles, Gatwick (LGW) 46.4 miles, Luton (LTN) 51.8 miles.
Waterways (150mtrs): Old Ford Lock stop – runs from Limehouse Basin to Tottenham Hale.
FACILITIES – ON YOUR DOORSTEP
London 2012 promises to be THE most spectacular international event of 2012 and is expected be the best Olympiad to-date – overflowing with things to do and see – before, during and after the Games. Nowhere else in the world has been awash with as much time and money invested – by as many institutions, companies and people, with as much creativity & innovation.
The possibilities are endless – something for everybody – the main challenge is working out what best to do, from a glorious and diverse selection of attractions. Feel rest-assured, East London is a vibrant and culturally interesting area, which is also the fastest growing & third most important London district, (after The City & West End).
East London gives you a genuine, authentic London, with few tourist traps. Crammed with unique restaurants, bars, family attractions, heritage, fashion and the great outdoors. It covers a vast area, which includes the World Heritage sites at Maritime Greenwich and Tower of London; hunting for bargains and banter in Brick Lane & Spitalfields; events at the ExCeL centre; nights out at The O2; shopping at the brand new Westfield supermall and Canary Wharf; exploring London icons, such as the Tower of London and Tower Bridge; exploiting the Olympic Park and all its glories; visiting the Geffrye Museum in Hackney, or Deptford with its resident artist community and knock-out festivals.