Breathtaking 180° views from Aldgate East’s highest penthouse
About the Apartment
The apartment is accessed via lift and located on the 26th and 27th floors of the building which makes it the highest penthouse in the area and one of the largest apartments in Aldgate, extending to over 2,400 sq. ft. of living space.
The dramatic and expansive reception room offers an area with double height ceiling and unrivalled 180 degree views towards the North and East through its many floor to ceiling windows, as well as having access to a wrap around terrace. The open plan kitchen area offers plenty of modern appliances including two ovens, wine chiller and a retractable extractor fan in addition to the built-in pantry. On this lower level we also find the master suite which provides a large sleeping area with access to its own balcony, a large en-suite luxurious bathroom and walk-in wardrobe. There is a second bedroom also with en-suite shower room, a third bedroom, a family bathroom and a spacious laundry room.
The apartment goes on and grows in wow factor on the upper level, which is accessed through an internal staircase leading to another impressive 35 ft. second reception room with glass balustrade overlooking the main reception, this amazing room has incredible views over London and also opens up through concertina doors, to the 32 ft. roof terrace, which is also possibly the biggest roof terrace for any modern penthouse in the area, however what makes it unique is that it is the highest point of any building in Aldgate East.
In addition to the spectacular dimensions and views, the apartment offers integrated underfloor heating, lights and sound system which is controlled through digital panels, and comes complete with two adjoining underground parking spaces in the building.
About the Building
Altitude Point is the tallest and was the first development kick starting the recent regeneration of the Aldgate East area, designed by Hamilton Architects and built by Barratts. This sleek 27 story tower, comprises 234 high end apartments and offers a landscaped communal roof terrace on the 25th floor with stunning views over the City and Tower Hill. The building is accessed through a contemporary designed double height hall with 24 hour concierge and offers underground parking with direct lift access.
About the Area
The area, which has undergone one of the fastest transformations in London, has become one of the most dynamic and exciting neighbourhoods in London filled with vibrant glass buildings surrounded by lush landscaped gardens.
Alie Street area hosts contemporary restaurants, cafes, gyms and the acclaimed Curzon Cinema. Aldgate itself has been recently named ‘the most exciting neighbourhood in Europe to live in’ by the Evening Standard.
Places to Visit
Spitalfields market nearby is buzzing every day and even more at weekends, it has become a must for visitors to London and provides an incredible array of original shops. Tower Hill and St. Katharine Docks Marina nearby offer an unrivalled combination of historic sites including the Tower of London/Tower Bridge, and some of the best urban skylines in the world.
The area benefits from excellent public transport links. There are five underground stations within walking distance (Aldgate, Aldgate East, Tower Hill, Liverpool Street and Whitechapel), two train stations (Fenchurch Street and Liverpool Street), one DLR station (Tower Gateway) and numerous bus routes connecting to different London locations, which makes this a five star location for transport.