Living the rural lifestyle whilst enjoying the benefits of an urban location is the dream for many London homebuyers, and there is no better place to be able to experience this than in the Royal Borough of Greenwich – coined as one of London’s original rural-urban villages ..
Steeped in history and rich in culture, this leafy south-east corner of the capital is host to some of London’s best modern attractions, green spaces, a charming sense of community, plus being only five miles away from central London is enticing more homebuyers than ever. Located within this desirable Royal borough is Peabody’s latest collection of stylish homes at Valley House, Charlton. Offered with both Shared Ownership and London Help to Buy, purchasers can take an affordable step onto the property ladder within one of the capital’s most capitivating locations.
Andrew Peglau, Assistant Director of Marketing at Peabody comments: “Our homes at Valley House offer a fantastic opportunity for London buyers to invest in their future. Not only does Greenwich already offer a huge selection of amenities and attractions, but the planned program of regeneration is set to transform the local area of Charlton into a dynamic quarter of south-east London – and those who choose to own a property at Valley House will be in the ideal position to invest early and witness this amazing transformation for themselves.
Whatever the mood, Greenwich is known for being a tourists dream and is a truly great location for an abundance of activities whether travelling by foot, bike or train. The historical venues of the worlds largest National Maritime Museum, the record-breaking clipper known as The Cutty Sark to the amazing green open space of Greenwich Park where one of London’s most iconic views can be admired from the Prime Meridian and also visit the Royal Observatory. The vibrant Greenwich Market is just over a mile from Valley House and is a showcase of the very best of London’s local designers, traders, fresh produce and tasty street food all under one roof.
If a spot of retail therapy and a meal out is the order of the day, Valley House is located directly opposite Greenwich Shopping Park, which is home to a range of amenities including Marks and Spencer, Sainsbury’s, PureGym and Homesense.
Further afield is the the Greenwich Peninsula, where residents will find London’s iconic entertainment venue The O2 Arena, providing a range of entertainment all year-round as well as a selection of bars and restaurants. For fun-loving thrill seekers there is the Oxygen Freejumping Trampoline Park, take a full throttle speedboat tour along the River Thames from the North Greenwich Pier or fly across the river in an Emirates Air Line cable car.
Occupying a striking curved building, each property at Valley House has been designed with a high quality specification, featuring a stylish bespoke open plan kitchen complete with integerated appliances, Silestone worktops and glass splashbacks. Layouts have been given thoughtful consideration, and provide the perfect balance of bright, airy space and elegant comfort, with the benefit of all apartments having access to a private balcony. A selection of apartments come with private parking, and there is also secure cycle storage for all residents. Additionally, the development further benefits from an onsite play area and beautiful landscaped gardens.
Commuters are well catered for at Valley House. Less than a five-minute walk away from Charlton train station, which provides residents with direct access to London Bridge, London St Pancras and Rainham (Kent). North Greenwich Station can be reached in just 10 minutes by bike and provides underground services to Canary Wharf, Stratford, Waterloo and Bond Street. For those who fancy taking a more scenic route, the nearby River Bus at North Greenwich Pier stops at Canary Wharf, Tower Pier and Westminster.
Prices start from £93,750 for a 25% in a one bedroom Shared Ownership apartment. There is also a selection of homes at Valley House available to purchase with London Help to Buy with prices starting from £532,000 for a two-bedroom apartment. For further information and to book a virtual tour please visit www.peabodysales.co.uk.