Proudly sitting between historic Greenwich to the south-west and the vibrant Greenwich Peninsula to the north-east, residents at The Telegraph Works can take full advantage of everything this exciting quarter of London has to offer. Home to a World Heritage Site, one of London’s most attractive royal green spaces Greenwich Park, which also provides a scenic stroll through 183 acres to the Royal Observatory. Along with the world-famous O2 Arena, the National Maritime Museum, and an eclectic mix of arts and crafts to explore at Greenwich Market – there is plenty close to home to keep residents entertained all year round.
Andrew Peglau, Assistant Director of Marketing at Peabody comments: “The historic borough of Greenwich offers an abundance of local amenities to enjoy. Combining a charming market-town feel with the buzz of The O2 at Greenwich peninsula, it’s only five miles from central London. This welcoming location has become a firm favourite among families, professionals and young couples who want to enjoy a slightly slower pace of life, with the excitement of the capital just across the river. Perfect for those looking to start their homeownership journey or want the opportunity to own a bigger home, Telegraph Works offers a fantastic selection of one, two and three-bedroom homes that are all available to purchase with Shared Ownership – making the goal of owning a home in London much more achievable.”
Showcasing an impressive architectural design, the collection of apartments at The Telegraph Works have been carefully planned to combine spacious and beautifully appointed homes, alongside a high-quality specification. Four striking new buildings are central to the development, and a spacious podium square supports the contemporary design, and inviting green communal areas complement the surrounding streets, paying reference to the area’s inspirational heritage, creating an inviting new oasis in South East London.
All of the Shared Ownership homes have been finished in keeping with Peabody’s meticulous high standards. Each apartment caters for the busy London lifestyles and feature bright, spacious open-plan living, dining and kitchen areas that come complete with a range of integrated Zanussi appliances. Bathrooms are sleek in design, with a selection of apartments enjoying an ensuites shower rooms to the master bedrooms. Floor to ceiling height windows create impressive light-filled rooms, with many enjoying access to a private terrace or balcony with views across to the River Thames. Car parking spaces are available to a selection of apartments, and all residents have access to secure on-site bicycle storage.
A short walk from home there are a collection of enticing restaurants, bars and cafes to choose from. Old Greenwich is peppered with eateries that sit alongside quirky restaurants such as Champagne & Fromage and Scandinavian inspired sushi bar Sushi ‘n’ Sticks. There are many gastro pubs to enjoy, including the popular Cutty Sark and The Old Brewery, offering a chic maritime dining experience. North Greenwich is also a haven of popular venues and well-know High Street favourites. For a spot of retail indulgence, a little over a mile away is Greenwich Market, stocking a wonderful array of one-off trinkets and treasures, and Greenwich Retail Park is a hot favourite for the popular high street brands of New Look and H&M.
From its Thames-side location, Greenwich is ideally situated for travel across the city and beyond. One mile away from The Telegraph Works is North Greenwich station, residents can jump on the Jubilee Line and reach Bond Street and the West End in 17 minutes. Greenwich also boasts connections to Canary Wharf via the Cutty Sark DLR in 9 minutes, and the Thames Riverboat services are available at Greenwich Pier. There is also a network of well-connected bus routes near the development transporting residents around the capital.
Peabody’s Shared Ownership scheme allows buyers to realise their dream of having a home of their own home in some of London’s most popular locations. Through it they can buy the share of the property they can afford, starting from 30%, while paying reduced rent on the remainder. In time, they can ‘staircase’ up to 100% and outright ownership.
Prices at The Telegraph Works start from £111,000 for a 30% share of a one-bedroom apartment with a full market value of £370,000. For information, or to register your interest, please visit www.peabodysales.co.uk/developments/telegraph-works for an exclusive invitation to the online launch event on Tuesday 9th June.