Easier: Get outside with a brand new penthouse in trendy Dalston
Tue 27 Oct 2015
Research from agents Marsh and Parsons has shown that properties with private outdoor space warrant apremium in London, with access to fresh air adding around 12 per cent to the value of a property. Perfect for thismarket, the three remaining apartments at Bellways Artisan development in Dalston, N16, all offer sizeablebalconies and terraces, boasting glittering views across London and a private space to get outdoors. Add this toproperty values in N16 increasing 6.8% in the last 6 months alone, and you have a recipe for investment success.
Artisan is a collection of apartments perfect for contemporary living, enjoying a great location in the heart oftrendy East London. The development is located close to a range of local amenities on Stoke Newington HighStreet, but enjoys a quiet setting off the main road making for a peaceful respite.
Peter Knights, Sales Director for Bellway Homes Thames Gateway division, says: Even going through the cooler
autumn months, having an outdoor space is still really important to homebuyers. A home with private andpractical outdoor space can be such a rarity in London, so the fact that these three apartments have suchamazing balconies and terraces is fantastic. They also offer stunning views across East London, which as it getsdarker earlier, offer different ways to enjoy the London skyline in all seasons.
Just three 3-bedroom penthouse apartments remain, offering stylish interiors and a high specification withspacious open plan living areas. Kitchens are fully fitted with contemporary units with soft close doors anddrawers, as well as integrated stainless steel appliances including an oven, hob and fridge/freezer.
The master bedroom is served with fitted wardrobes providing excellent storage space, and is accompanied by astylish en suite bathroom. Bedrooms two and three offer access to the family bathroom. All bathrooms and ensuites offer white tiling, with chrome accessories, energy efficient downlighters and ceramic floor tiling.
Dalston is an increasingly popular area of the capital, and residents are well served by a vast array of localamenities. For shopping, Stoke Newington High Road is home to a wealth of vintage, independent and nicheboutiques, while for more well-known high street brands, Kingsland Shopping Centre is under a ten minute walkfrom the development. Stratford for Westfield Shopping Centre, the largest of its kind in Europe, is just 20minutes away by London Overground.
For evening entertainment, a plethora of eateries, bars, jazz clubs, and cafs, as well as neighbouringShoreditchs lively bar scene mean residents will never be short of things to do. For more peace and quiethowever, the open spaces of Victoria Park, London Fields and Hackney Downs are all close by.
Ideal for commuters, residents at Artisan will benefit from a wealth of public transport options within walkingdistance, including two London Overground stations; Dalston Kingsland on the North London Line and DalstonJunction on the East London Line, both of which are less than a 10 minute walk away. Hackney Downs RailwayStation, with services into London Liverpool Street, is around a 15 minute walk away, as well as a range of busservices operating in the local area.
Major roads are easily accessible from the new homes in Dalston, including the A10, which links with LondonBridge in the south and Norfolk in the north, (crossing the A406 North Circular and the M25 on the way), and theA1 approximately a six minute drive away. For travel further afield, London City Airport is around a 20 minutedrive away, while Stansted and Heathrow are around 40 minute drive away.