London City Island is a fabulous new neighbourhood, nicknamed ‘Mini Manhattan’, comprising 12 acres of mixed use development including homes, offices, restaurants, boutique shops, pedestrian and cycle routes, waterside parks, arts and cultural spaces.
This area of east London has always been full of activity; with London City Island once being one of the British Empires busiest docks. These days’ commerce in the area has moved away from the seafaring business it once supported and has been replaced with an economy of technology and finance.
The new homes at London City Island provide people with a high standard of living and excellent transport connections with easy access to Canary Wharf, The West End, the City and beyond.
London City Island is set to become London’s newest cultural hub with the English National Ballet moving into new headquarters at the development and with various shops and restaurants due to open, London City Island is sure to be a destination for all.
The development of London City Island, has been inspired by some of the world’s best cityscapes, including Tokyo and Chicago, with buildings ranging from 3 storeys to 27.
These new build homes have been designed with loft-style living in mind with the properties available ranging from one-bed suites to three bedroom apartments. All of the apartments have versatile open-plan living, giving residents the opportunity to create a living space that best suits their lifestyle and personality.
Views from these new London apartments are stunning, with vistas of the river and well known London landmarks including Canary Wharf, the 02 Arena and St Pauls Cathedral. Residents will also benefit from a plethora of onsite facilities including an on-site restaurant and grocer, gym, two pools and a sauna and steam room. Giving this new development the feel of exclusivity for those who live here.
Within the London City Island development, you’ll be able to choose from a range of properties to suit your needs. From one-bed suites to three-bedroom apartments, the new build homes provide a luxury metropolis lifestyle and inclusive community feel for all of its residents.
Do you have any questions about the buying, selling or renting opportunities available at London City Island Development? Please contact us today for more information. Or check out our blog to find out the story and inspiration behind the development of London City Island. Our expert team will be able to answer your questions and help you to make an informed decision.
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