Whitecross Street, EC1Y £590,000
2 Bedroom Flat
- 564 Sq ft - 52 Sq m
- Two Double Bedrooms
- Top Floor
- Two Bathrooms
Set on the top floor of this attractive period building, this delightful two double bedroom apartment offers a great opportunity to purchase a home in one of the most contemporary locations in Central London.
This delightful apartment has a dual aspect and comprises of an open plan reception room and kitchen, master bedroom with ensuite shower room, second double bedroom and guest bathroom.
The name of the street dates back to the days of King Henry V when the street was given a white cross in relief of the poor. There was also an arch of stone, under which a course of water ran towards Moor which is now called Moorfields.
Whitecross Street is one of London's oldest markets and dates back to the 17th Century. The Street is now super fashionable with eclectic shops, an amazing day time food market offering the most diverse culinary delights from around the world, a vibrant coffee culture as well as a Waitrose supermarket.
Running parallel to Golden Lane and Bunhill Row it is moments away from Old Street, Clerkenwell, Barbican and Shoreditch. The location has become one of the most "trendy" and "super cool" in London with the area now home to reportedly over 5,000 tech companies and start-ups, in fact CNN European Network, HBO and Time Warner have recently moved headquarters to the area.
The Barbican centre which is a few minute walk away is part of the Global Cultural Districts Network and is the largest performing Art Centre in Europe, hosting music concerts, art exhibitions and film screenings.
Local transport links are outstanding with Barbican, Old Street and Farringdon Stations all a short walk away offering Underground lines (Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan and Northern) as well as Mainline access at Farringdon.