London Marathon: Homes near the marathon route
Thu 19 Apr 2018
The sun has finally decided to show its face, just in time for the Virgin Money London Marathon this Sunday. 40,000 brave runners will be taking on the gruelling 26.2-mile course which takes them from Greenwich to St James’s Park, through Woolwich, Tower Hill, the Isle of Dogs, London Bridge and The Mall. We’ve selected some great properties, all located close to the action and worth venturing out to view.
For Sale: Pan Peninsula Square, E14
Situated next to Marsh Wall, near mile 18, this fantastic studio apartment offers luxury city living. Featuring dark wood panelling and a balcony with west London views, residents benefit from exclusive access to extensive leisure facilities and a 24-hour concierge.
For Sale: Ship Apartments, E1
Formerly a public house, Ship Apartments is a collection of nine luxury properties boasting a modern finish throughout. This two-bedroom apartment is located close to The Highway, near to mile 22. Residents feeling thirsty after watching the race should head to nearby Prospect of Whitby, a historic pub which lays claim to being the site of the oldest riverside tavern in London.
To Let: Wellington Court, SW1X
A rarity to the market, this stunning penthouse apartment offers over 10,000 sqft of luxury living in one of the most desirable locations in London. Boasting views of Hyde Park and a close proximity to the other Royal Parks, tenants are moments from the marathon action at the finish line.
For Sale: Longmoore Street, SW1V
Located a short walk from Victoria station, this three-bedroom freehold house has been fully renovated throughout. Take in the excitement at the marathon finish line nearby, before retiring with friends and enjoying a delicious BBQ in the property’s lovely garden.
To Let: Lennox Gardens, SW1X
Set within a prestigious building in sought-after Lennox Gardens, this stunning two-bedroom apartment boasts a large reception room and spacious master bedroom. Lucky tenants have access to the communal gardens, perfect for a post-marathon watching picnic.
To Let: St Anselm’s Place, W1K
This beautifully refurbished mews house is located in the heart of Mayfair, a short distance from the marathon finish line in St James’s Park. Offering luxury living, tenants benefit from a gym, a large swimming pool, a gorgeous roof terrace and a large patio garden.
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