City Road, EC1V SOLD
2 Bedroom Flat
- 878 sq ft - 82 sq m
- 7th floor, south-facing
- 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom
- 24 hr concierge, gym, spa
Stunning two-bedroom, two bathroom apartment on the seventh floor of the iconic Chronicle Tower - the centre-piece of the exciting Lexicon development in the heart of City Road.
Ideally located between Angel Station (Northern Line) and Old Street Station (National Rail, Northern Line) - the 36-storey crystal-like building towers over the waters edge of The Regents Canal.
This south facing apartment boasts excellent light due to its floor-to-ceiling windows and will have partial city views from the dining area and reception room - while the east-facing bedrooms will benefit from a partial canal view.
The open-plan kitchen-reception is intelligently configured with ample storage, room to entertain and integrated Siemens appliances.
Two good-sized double bedrooms with built-in storage and soft carpets and a spacious en-suite to the master.
The intelligent glazing allows the in-built blinds to close automatically in tune with the apartments comfort cooling to maintain optimum temperatures - and the smart home technology allows everything to be controlled remotely.
Built by Mount Anvil, the slender Chronicle Tower provides easy walking distance into nearby Clerkenwell, Islington's Upper Street while the City's financial district of Moorgate (21 minutes) and Liverpool Street (28 minutes) are accessible on foot.
The ongoing regeneration of City Road has seen world-leading architects and housebuilders bring the district to life with new bars, restaurants and businesses adding to the sense of tranquility and peaceful City Living alongside the canal.
Currently Islington's tallest residential tower - Chronicle is due for completion in Spring 2016 and alongside Canaletto will strike an imposing image on the City Road skyline and are soon to be joined by the two towers as part of the 250 City Road scheme.
Designed by award-winning SOM architects - of Burg Khalifa fame - Chronicle's streamlined footprint and prism-like architecture is set to remain Islington's stand-out residential tower.
The development benefits from 24-hour concierge, a private residents business lounge and excellent hotel-standard gym, spa and swimming pool facilities - including a sauna, steam room, four-setting aromatherapy shower and a cardio workout area.
Parking in the development may be available by separate negotiation.
Floorplans are not currently available for this property.