20 one bedroom discounted Pocket homes for first time buyers living or working in Redbridge. A short walk from Wanstead Station with quick connections into the city.
This 27-storey award-winning building designed by architects Metropolitan Workshop is clad in striking green terracotta tiles.
Arranged around a unique triangular core, some of the homes overlook the gently-flowing River Wandle, while others offer panoramic views across London. It contains 89 homes, of which 53 are one bedroom discounted Pocket homes.
This building is all about views. Its landscaped roof terrace on the 23rd floor offers stunning, uninterrupted views across London (have a look for yourself here), and the indoor residents’ lounge with a Wi-Fi-equipped workspace overlooks the lovely River Wandle. You immediately get a sense of space when entering the double height entrance lobby, where you can also find parcel storage, comfortable seating and working areas. There is plenty of secure cycle storage for everyone, as well as kit lockers and a bike repair station.
Mapleton Crescent SW18 is located in leafy Wandsworth, beside the River Wandle and a short walk from the River Thames. There are a whole host of lovely pubs, dinner spots, shops, cinemas and sports facilities right on its doorstep. Just a short walk from local train and Tube stations, it has excellent transport links with great connections into central London and out to the Surrey Hills.