Canary Wharf on the River Thames is certainly one of London’s most coveted neighborhoods. The as soon as bustling delivery wharf has been town’s monetary middle and a well-liked place to reside for greater than three a long time. Dwelling right here is all about having sweeping river views and an unique way of life.
The 2-story penthouse on the market within the space’s Pierpoint Constructing doubles down on each. The residence on the ninth and tenth flooring at 16 Westferry Highway presents unobstructed west-facing views of the river.
The penthouse’s roughly 6,700 sq. toes is sort of evenly divided between indoor and outside house. “The distinctive function of this penthouse house is the mix of dwelling and entertaining house,” says itemizing agent Warren McCann of Chestertons.
House and pure gentle outline the house on each ranges. The ninth ground incorporates a big bay window with floor-to-ceiling glass in the lounge and eating space. The lounge additionally has a fire and pure wooden built-in drawers and cabinets that body it on both facet. The first bed room, with an ensuite lavatory and dressing room, two extra bedrooms, an workplace and kitchen are also positioned on the decrease ground.
The tenth ground contains a sunroom with floor-to-ceiling home windows on three sides that open out to one of many largest roof-top terraces in Canary Wharf, McCann says. Views of the river and town abound from this city retreat. A non-public sizzling tub and sauna are also on the terrace.
The Pierpoint Constructing is positioned in a gated group with a 24-hour concierge, communal gardens and a fitness center. The penthouse comes with two parking areas and quick access to town by London Underground (Jubilee and Elizabeth strains), prepare, boat and air (Metropolis Airport).
Canary Wharf was a part of the docklands that made London wealthy. Transport and commerce within the space have been important, notably for the reason that 18th century. In 1937, Canary Wharf gained its title from an organization that imported bananas from the Canary Islands.
After the docks closed within the Nineteen Eighties, the riverfront space was reimagined. Excessive-rise buildings sprang up as monetary workplaces and towering motels. 5 of the tallest buildings in the UK are positioned in Canary Wharf.
The Pierpoint was designed by the modern city agency CZWG Architects and constructed by Ballymore Properties across the flip of the twenty first century. The neighborhood has turn out to be synonymous with a completely up to date way of life with retailers, eating places and leisure venues inside strolling distance.
The penthouse prices GBP 3.3 million (US $3.49 million).
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