Whittington House is a brand new development, boasting a series of stunning apartments in the heart of Archway, Islington.
This contemporary, urban build comprises a mix of studio, one and two-bed homes, each architecturally considered with maximum light and space in mind. The interior designs continue to compliment this theme, with open-plan living spaces and stylish kitchens and bathrooms throughout.
In terms of location, this developments sits just moments from Archway Tube Station. Aside from its own array of local amenities, parks, shops and bars, its neighbours of Highgate, Angel Islington and Camden provide an abundance of culture and entertainment and are no more then a 15 minutes journey on public transport.
The open plan layout makes great use of the kitchen, dining and living spaces and works perfectly as both an entertaining and family room.
A neutral palette provides a simple backdrop for your personal touches, whilst the high-end appliances, fixtures and fittings add a touch of sophistication and a premium finish.
- Apartment Floor Plans
- Location & Transport Connections
Archway is located in Islington, North London, with the Archway Road situated on the A1. Nearby places include Brent Cross, Highgate Village, Angel, Finsbury Park and Hampstead.
The Northern Line runs from High Barnet to Morden, via Bank, London Bridge, Camden, Leicester Square, Kings Cross, Tottenham Court Road, Waterloo and Clapham, amongst other destinations.
Upper Holloway Rail Station is located on Holloway Road and runs from Gospel Park to Barking. Trains run approximately every 20-30 minutes and can reach central London via a change at Blackhorse Road (Victoria Line).
Several bus routes pass through the area, including two night buses. Routes passing through include but are not limited to, 43 (Old Street, Holloway Road, Upper Street),
134 (Camden, Euston, Tottenham Court Road) 210, 263, 271, N20, N41.
The A1, which passes directly through Archway Road is one of the main routes out of London towards the M1, where you can pick up the M25. The closest Airports are Heathrow (45 minutes via M1/M25) and Stansted Airport (50 minutes via A406/M11).
TRANSPORT LINKS (INCLUDING CYCLE ROUTES)
From Archway, the Tube, Rail, Cycle and Bus routes are all popular and accessible ways to commute and explore the City. Walking is arguably the best way to explore the nearby surroundings and a firm favourite with locals. Keen cyclists should try the 2 mile stretch from Kentish Town to St Michael’s Church In Highgate, it’s said to be one of London’s most challenging climbs.
- Local Amenities
A variety of local social activities and pastimes can offer some much needed relaxation from London’s chaos.
Archway is home to some superb independent gastro pubs, bars, coffee shops, galleries and stores offering great local amenities. After filling up on food and drink, many locals will take a stroll around the beautiful Waterlow Park. If you are willing to travel then Highgate Village, Upper Street or Camden are all within a 10-minute commute. Each has its own advantages and continuous cycle of new and interesting events.
Diversity is in abundance when it comes to dining out in North London. Sample cuisines from almost anywhere in the world from Lebanese to Vietnamese.
Why not take a stroll around the beautiful Waterlow Park. Amongst its 20 acres are three ponds, tree lined walkways, beautiful shrubs, 6 tennis courts and an infant playground and play area. It is also home to Lauderdale House, an arts centre, which was in fact donated by Sir Waterlow himself. The house dates back to the 1500’s and now hosts performances, workshops, antiques fairs and exhibitions amongst other events.
THE EMIRATES STADIUM
Football lover or not, this iconic architectural landmark, belonging to Arsenal Football Club, now forms part of North London’s proud heritage.
Aside from the renowned fashion-forward Camden Market, this area is thriving with an eclectic music, arts and social scene. Many galleries and performance venues can be found here, offering live music, comedy, dance and much more.
Let off some steam at one of the many gyms or sporting groups locally. Or if you are all about the great outdoors then try the open-air gym at Elthorne Park, just minutes from Whittington House.
- Apartment Specifications
250-year lease to each apartments
10-year Building Warranty
The building is highly insulated, and requires much less heating than most other similar buildings, with the benefit of lower heating bills
Paxton Net 2 Video entry system providing secure entry to the building allowing access with fobs or a code
Fitted sliding wardrobes to principal bedrooms, fitted with shelf & rail.
Rooms – will be through energy efficient electric panel radiators.
Water – will be through energy efficient electric boilers.
Recessed lighting to kitchens, bathrooms and hallways
Wall lighting to living room and bedrooms
Low energy light fittings
Pre-wired to accept Sky+, Freeview TV, Virgin, telephone and DAB & FM radio to
living / dining and bedrooms
Network with CAT 6 cabling to living / dining & bedrooms back to the service cupboard Networked with CAT 5e cabling to living / dining and bedrooms back to the service cupboard
Mains power, battery backed up smoke detectors
High gloss, handleless contemporary kitchens
Fully fitted with Hi-Macs Natural Acrylic Stone surfaces
Sink unit (under mounted) with mixer tap
Hi-Macs Natural Acrylic Stone splash backs
Bosch stainless steel appliances; oven, hob & extractor
Integrated Bosch dishwasher & fridge freezer appliances
Bosch washer / dryer in service cupboard.
Steel press baths with shower attachments
Thermostatic controlled bath taps
Glass fixed panel shower screens with chrome channels
Low profile shower trays
Chrome heated towel rail
Vanity units with drawer
Hardwood oak flooring throughout hallway & living areas
Ceramic tiled floor in bathrooms
Carpet in bedrooms.
In light of our sustainability policy, the following measures have been implemented:
Thicker walls & roofs to allow for increased u-values in excess of current regulations
Maximised light & space to allow for more daylight & less electricity
Built to comply with all current building regulations
Water is pumped throughout the building to ensure sufficient pressure
CCTV covering the internal and externals of the building for added security
Secure underground bike store with CCTV monitoring & fob only access
Bin store with CCTV monitoring & fob only access.
- IDM's Design & Development Team
DEVELOPER: IDM PROPERTIES LLP
BUILDERS: HERTS BUILDERS LTD
ARCHITECTS: BROOKS MURRAY LTD
MECHANICAL & ELECTRICAL CONSULTANTS:
SOLICITORS: STEPIEN LAKE LLP
- IDM Group Of Companies
IDM is a property services operation which encompasses Property Investment & Property Development.
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IDM PROPERTY MANAGEMENT
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