Offering some of the most thrilling vistas of London, we have fallen in love with this apartment. With magnificent views of the skyline landmarks such as St Paul’s Cathedral, The London eye and partial views of the River Thames can be seen.
About the Building
Shakespeare Tower, which was built in 1976, is one of three towers within the Barbican, which is Grade II listed, all of which are the highest residential buildings in the Corporation of London. Designed by the renowned Architect practice Chamberlain, Powell and Bon it is in our opinion one of the very best examples of Brutalist Architecture that can be found in London, with a strong influence of Le Corbusier design.
About the Barbican
Grade II listed, The Barbican is still the most sought after residential development within The Corporation of London, attracting all walks of life from academics, architects, fashion designers, lawyers and bankers to name but a few. Its gardens (accessible to just the residents) and lake bring a little bit of “Country Life” to the Centre of The City and The Barbican Centre which is part of the Global Cultural Districts Network is the largest performing Art Centre in Europe. hosting music concerts, art exhibitions and film screenings.
About the Apartment
This superb example of a Type 8C is located on the 34th floor, still retains many of the prized Barbican features such as the kitchen designed by Brooke Marine, bathroom and original cupboards in the bedrooms.
It lateral space makes it an exceptionally comfortable and easy space to live in with fluid spaces, three bedrooms, two bathrooms, glorious dual aspect reception room, dining area and kitchen.
Location and Transport
Shakespeare Tower is moments from Whitecross Street therefore a stones throw from Waitrose, conveniently located to Barbican Underground (Hammersmith and City, Metropolitan and Circle Lines) benefitting from the opening of Crossrail in 2018/2109.
Asking Price: £2,200,000
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