Light and spacious three bedroom end of terrace maisonette with delightful private balcony area, superbly located close to Clapton station and local amenities, as well as the open spaces of the Lea Valley. Offering bright accommodation over three floors with modern interiors and quality finish throughout having been refurbished by the current owners.
Accommodation comprises an entrance hall with stairs rising to the first floor, leading into the light and airy kitchen/diner, with ample space for table and chairs. The kitchen itself, with access to useful understairs storage, comprises a full range of matching white fronted wall and base units with work surfaces incorporating inset sink unit, gas hob with overhead extractor and electric oven, and further space for appliances. To the first floor, there is a bright and spacious reception room with a peaceful rear aspect, a feature fireplace and plenty of space for relaxing and entertaining. A door leads out onto a generous private balcony area, ideal for al fresco drinks! A double bedroom with inbuilt wardrobes and a useful guest WC completes the first-floor accommodation. On the second floor, there are a further two bedrooms, including a rear aspect master with inbuilt wardrobes, plus a modern family bathroom with a white bath suite and elegant tiling. The second-floor landing also provides access to a useful walk-in store cupboard.
The property is located within easy access of Clapton station and regular bus routes, all providing excellent links into the City and West End, as well as to the surrounding area. There are a wealth of fashionable shops, bars, cafes and restaurants within a short distance, perfectly balanced with the beautiful open spaces of the Lea Valley and Millfield Conservation Area offering a peaceful retreat from the town, as well as additional recreation facilities including an ice skating rink and horse riding centre.
Viewings are highly recommended.
Top 3 things you love about your home
. Spacious with a great layout, generously sized rooms arranged over three floors.
. South-facing balcony to enjoy sunny days, and creating a lot of natural light in the living room.
. At the end of the block and with the back of the property facing onto a cul-de-sac, which means the property feels quite tranquil and not overlooked.
Three things we love about the area...
. The River Lea is 5 mins walk away which links a chain of nearby green spaces: Millfields Park, Hackney & Walthamstow Marshes & Springfield Park (great views from the top). After a short stroll, you can watch the cows grazing the marshes, a paddock full of horses or at the Herons from the bird hides at the Waterworks nature reserve.
.The local pub, The Crooked Billet (5 mins walk) has one of the best beer gardens in London. Lots of great restaurants within walking distance - (Sodo, My Neighbours The Dumplings, Uchi to name a few). Shopping and getting brunch on Chatsworth Road market on Saturdays is another highlight.
.You can choose to stay local and explore Hackney, or Clapton overground station is less than 10 mins walk away which takes you to Liverpool St.in 15mins or Walthamstow Central in 5mins.
Why are you selling? Looking for a larger, family home
What's the area like? Nice mix of everything hackney has to offer, green spaces, great restaurants and excellent transport links (Clapton station less than 10 mins walk away). The nearby primary school has an outstanding Ofsted rating.
What is parking like? Resident permits can be purchased for street parking for or a space in the garage under the house can be rented from the council.
How busy is the road, is it quiet at night? The road is quiet at night, some school traffic at pick up and drop off times, the road at the back of the house (Detmold Road) has just been designated a school street and therefore closed to traffic at these times).
I'm currently working from home, how does that work in this property? We have one room set up as a dedicated home office and a desk in the second bedroom - there's plenty of space for two people to work comfortably.
What's the internet like? Good fibre broadband, consistent 60Mbps.
What's the boiler like? Combi-boiler
Are we able to do any work/extensions? Any significant works must be approved by the freeholder Hackney Council.