Barking and Dagenham
78 one bedroom affordable Pocket homes a short walk from Barking town centre. Access to a landscaped garden with allotments and a Garden Room.
This slender 27-storey multi-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 53 one bedroom discounted Pocket homes all sold to local first time buyers and 36 two and three bedroom open market Pocket Edition homes.
The building's 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 there is 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.The building was completed in the summer of 2018.
11 Mapleton Crescent
London SW18 4GY