About the Building
Designed by Ben Van Berkel of the internationally acclaimed architecture firm UNStudios and interiors by designers such as Johnson Naylor and Martin Goddard, Canaletto provides residents with high level of service and amenities. The building present a curving facade of metal and glass that breaks the volume into a series of three-to-five-storey assemble.
Each of these clusters are imagined as individual “neighbourhoods in the sky”, with balconies and terraces with open views of the City of London to the south and the waterways to the north. Apartments are grouped together in vertical assemblages by horizontal bands of fibreglass-reinforced concrete applied to the facade.
Outdoor spaces also play a large role in the visual impact of this almost living architectural structure. The attention to creating a sort of sheltered spaces of high quality was a driver from the early design stage of this development. Its innovative new aesthetic makes the building a landmark in residential developments.
About the apartment:
A bright south and west facing carefully finished apartment featuring a wonderful reception room with floor to ceiling windows leading to the balcony. Situated on the 18th floor, it benefits from amazing views including the BT Tower and the Wembley Stadium arch.
The apartment with its high end finishes including, oak floors, comfort cooling, underfloor heating and Creston intelligent lighting system has a large beautifully fitted modern kitchen, two double bedrooms and luxurious bathrooms including a walk-in dressing room and en-suite bathroom to the master bedroom with a large guest shower room. Furthermore, residents are provided with magnificent facilities and services: a superb 24 hour concierge service, a stylish restaurant, the stunning private Club Canaletto with its terrace in the sky, 24 floors above London, a fabulous 15m swimming pool, spa and gymnasium amongst much more.
About the area:
Situated by the water, between City and Wharf Road, Canaletto stands at the meeting place of four attractive neighbourhoods each with its own distinctive character. A location where you can enjoy the calm water of the Regent’s Canal, with its fascinating multi colored boats, the cool sophistication of Islington and Shoreditch, the glamour of Clerkenwell and the vibrant energy of the City. Canaletto is the gem of this major redevelopment City Road Basin area that is becoming one of the most dynamic new London residential hotspot.
Ideally located in zone 1 on the doorstep of the City and within easy reach of Islington’s Upper Street, the nearest Underground station can be found at Old Street (Northern Line). The fashionable shops, art galleries, bars and restaurants of Shoreditch and Hoxton are a short walking distance away and City Road provides excellent bus links to the City, the West End and north to King’s Cross St Pancras International with high speed rail connections to continental Europe. Asking Price: £1,195,000
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