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£375,000 Offers over

Studio for sale

Defoe House, London City Island, E14

New build

£375,000 Offers over

Studio for sale

Defoe House, London City Island, E14

New build



Property features

  • 17th floor studio
  • 399 sq ft internal area
  • Views towards Canary Wharf, City & River Thames
  • West Facing Balcony
  • Furniture pack included
  • 999 year lease from 2014
  • Residents 24h Concierge, Gym, Heated Swimming Pool, Sauna, Steam room, Jacuzzi, Tennis Table, Pool Tables and Football Tables.
  • Soon to be new home of the English National Ballet School and London School of film
  • 2 Stops to Canary Wharf and 5 stops to London Bridge

Nearest stations

Canning Town (0.1mi.)
DLR Stratford
DLR - Beckton
DLR Woolwich Arsenal
East India (0.4mi.)
DLR - Beckton
Royal Victoria (0.6mi.)
DLR - Beckton

Nearest schools

school icon  Faraday School (0.3mi.)
school icon  St Luke's Primary School (0.3mi.)
school icon  Hallsville Primary School (0.4mi.)

Property description

17th Floor! | Large Studio | Views towards Canary Wharf, City & River Thames | 399 Sq. Ft. | West Facing | Heated Pool | 999 Year Lease from 2014 | Jacuzzi | Gym | 24 hour Concierge | Sauna & Steam Room | 4 minute walk to Jubilee Line | Furniture Pack Included! | Completion due January- March 2020

This is a well-proportioned property with West facing views towards Canary Wharf and the City. It features an open plan reception and dining area, fully fitted kitchen, separated bed space, bathroom and private balcony

Includes full furniture pack worth £4000.

- 2 Stops (4 Mins) to Canary Wharf
- 5 stops (10 mins) to London Bridge (Jubilee line)
- 15 minutes to Bank on DLR

Arranged over a generous 587 Sq Ft, accommodation comprises reception room, open-plan to kitchen, one double bedroom with dressing area, leading to a bathroom accessible from both the living area and bedroom. Further benefiting from generous concealed storage provisions.

City Island offers everything a resident will want or need. The ‘Island Grocer’ on site is an artisan, Italian style deli store and restaurant, the Calzone is incredible. The resident’s lake side bar is a tranquil place to relax and if that’s not enough you can slip directly in to the heated outdoor pool, sauna, steam room or Jacuzzi. For the more active amongst us, the fully kitted gym is stylishly designed and caters to all needs.

London City Island is a joint project between Ballymore and EcoWorld and is their unique East London flagship development and heading for completion this year. Phase 1 was voted the best new place to live in 2017 at the Mayor of London’s – London Planning awards and the national RESI awards!

It’s a unique place – an island community and a very special one. 12 acres of mixed use so close to the capitals new financial hub, Canary Wharf.

Consider this - The O2 Arena is the UK’s biggest live event arena and plays host to the world’s biggest music and events artists. This sits just South of the river to City Island. It is easily accessible via the Emirates Cable Cart at Royal Victoria Dock or just one stop on the jubilee line, you can get there in just 2 minutes!! Canary Wharf is just one stop on and accessible in 4 minutes, an easy commute to say the least and making the huge number of bars and restaurants set along the various exquisite inlet docks and waterways your own playground. This offers great access for the hotly anticipated Crossrail service.

City Island is also to become a cultural centre with onsite art gallery already in place and the relocation of the English National Ballet and London Film School to the very centre of the island will be a draw to the area and huge boost for buy to let investors too. London Mayor, Sadiq Khan said of the plans, ‘I have no doubt that the ENB’s relocation to City Island will further cement the city’s status as a global hub for dance and the performing arts’.

The development is adjacent to Canning Town station, accessed by a newly-built footbridge, it offers excellent transport links, including the Jubilee line, DLR and local bus services. Notable destinations include Canary Wharf in 4 minutes, Stratford in 7 minutes and Bond Street in 20 minutes.

The Canary Wharf team of MyLondonHome are passionate about City Island. Whether you are looking to buy an apartments an investment or as your main residence, you will find our knowledge a refreshing change. Similarly, if you are thinking of selling your apartment at City Island then you will find our knowledge and passion regarding your development a great help in finding the right buyer at the right price.

Leasehold 994 years


This property is well situated for Canary Wharf, with popular destinations including Canary Wharf Shopping Centre and the O2 for an indoor arena, restaurants, a cinema and bars. The closest supermarket is Canary Wharf Waitrose, which is just over 1 mile away from the property. Tesco (Bow, approximately 1.3 miles away), Asda (Isle of Dogs, around 1.5 miles away) and Morrisons (Stratford, about 2.2 miles away) are also within easy reach.

For cinema lovers, there are two Cineworld cinemas and an Odeon cinema nearby - Cineworld London - The O2 Greenwich is under a mile away, Cineworld London - West India Quay is approximately 1.3 miles away and Odeon Greenwich is approximately 1.5 miles away.

If you're a cyclist, there are two TFL cycle docking stations nearby - East India DLR is under half a mile away and Aberfeldy Street is under a mile away.


The property is a short walk from Canning Town Underground Station (zones 2 & 3), which is served by the Jubilee and DLR lines, with direct access to Canary Wharf.

Trains: The nearest station is West Ham Railway Station (1.2 miles).

Motorway Junctions: M11 J4 is approximately 5.5 miles away.

Flights: London City Airport is 2.1 miles away.


Hospitals: Newham General Hospital (1.5 miles), Newham Centre for Mental Health (1.5 miles) and The Coborn Centre for Adolescent Mental Health (1.5 miles) are all near to the property.

Doctors: There are 3 surgeries within walking distance, St Lukes Health Centre is approximately 0.3 miles away (7 min walk), St Luke's Practice is about 0.3 miles away (7 min walk) and St Luke's Practice - Lantern Health is about 0.3 miles away (7 min walk).

MyLondonHome is quickly becoming the go-to agent for property sales in City Island. Due to our market presence there we can offer a huge range of choice from Manhattan Suite apartments perfect for Buy to Let investment and the young professional looking for a lifestyle development within a 10-minute commute to Canary Wharf, right up to luxury penthouses with breath taking views – and of course everything in-between.
completion Due Q2 2020

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For further information please contact Danny Greenland[use Contact Agent Button]

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