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all sold

Balfron Tower
in London

According to our information in Balfron Tower there are currently no apartments available for sale from the developer.
Address
St Leonards Road, E14 0QT

Balfron Tower on the map of London

St Leonards Road, E14 0QT

Development status

Balfron Tower
commissioned
all sold
completed –  2019

Property Details

About the development

Bicycle Storage
Yes
Concierge
Yes
Gym
No
Height Classification
High-rise
Lift
Lifts to all floors
Number of buildings
1
Number of floors
28
Number of units
146
Offplan
No
Property Type
Apartments
Quality Classification
High-end
Security & Safety
Video door entry system, CCTV, Intruder alarm system, Sprinkler system, 2 escape stairwells, Firefighting lift
Swimming Pool
No
Tenure
Leasehold

About the units

Bathroom
White basins: Undermounted semi-recessed or top mounted depending on location, Chrome mixer tap, Grey floor tiles, White gloss wall tiles, Mirorred cabinet, Enamel steel bath, Chrome fixed shower head over bath, Heated towel rail
Communications
Telephone point to living and dining area, Fibre optic internet
Doors
Internal doors with chrome ironmongery
Electricity & Lighting
LED Lighting, Brushed stainless steel sockets and switches
Ensuite
Walk-in style showers, Frameless shower screens
Floor
Linoleum flooring in "vintage blue" to living room, kitchen and hallways, Carpet to bedrooms
General
Recirculation extractor
Heating & Cooling
Heat recovery mechanical ventilation
Kitchen
Grey fitted cabinets, Stainless steel under-mounted sink with crome mixer tap, Grey corian work-top with upstand, Corian shelving detail, Integrated appliances by Bosch including oven, dishwasher, ceramic hob, fridge/freezer
Outside space
Balcony to all apartments
Walls & Ceilings
Walls painted in matt finish

Property Description

In which area is Balfron Tower situated?

Balfron Tower is located in Poplar in East London, the centre of the borough of Tower Hamlets. The new complex has access to a wide variety of transportation, from buses and light rail to the metro and marina. The Poplar area is distinguished by its proximity to a wide range of city attractions, including museums, galleries and lots of green spaces. The residents of Balfron Tower can walk through the parks and gardens, along the River Thames and enjoy scenic bike rides.

The wide variety of restaurants, cafes and pubs ensures that everyone can find how to spend an evening with friends for all tastes. Shops and malls satisfy any shopping enthusiast. There are many kindergartens, schools, and youth clubs in the vicinity of Balfron Tower for children and teenagers.

Are there any nearby facilities?

  • Nurseries/Education: Culloden Primary Academy (7 min), Langdon Park School (4 min), Woolmore Primary School (15 min), Lansbury Lawrence Primary School (10 min), Bygrove Primary School (11 min), Mayflower Primary School (13 min).
  • Shopping: Leonards Halal Store (1 min), Iceland (9 min), Kaymax Supermarket & Off Licence (10 min), Meat Bazar Poplar Ltd (8 min), Chrisp Street Market (7 min), Langdon Park Cash & Carry London (4 min).
  • Medical Facilities: The Aberfeldy Practice (9 min), Dr S Lapa - All Saints Practice (15 min), The Surgery (8 min), Newby Place Health and Wellbeing Centre (10 min), All Saints Dental Care (10 min), The Limehouse Practice, Gill Street Health Centre (23 min).
  • Café/Restaurants: George IV Regency Public House (9 min), The Ottoman Doner - Docklands (19 min), Pizza Hut Delivery (10 min), Village cafe (8 min), Perfect Fried (9 min), Foresters Arms (5 min).
  • Entertainment: Ida Street Play Park (9 min), Brownfield Street Play Park (6 min), Skuna Hot Tub & BBQ Boats (HotTug UK) (22 min), Cineworld West India Quay (25 min), Everyman Canary Wharf (25 min), Spotlight (5 min).
  • Others: Jolly's Green (4 min), Blackwall Approach (1 min), Langdon Park (5 min), PureGym London East India Dock (13 min).

What is the architectural style of the building?

Balfron Tower is a 28-storey building dating back to 1967 in the brutalist style. It was designed by Ernő Goldfinger. The building forms a bold sculptural presence in East London. At the moment, thanks to complete restoration and renovation, Balfron Tower has found a new life half a century after its construction. Since the building is a historical monument, every detail of the design of the future residential complex has been carefully thought out. The tall, dark grey tower with many narrow windows stands out against the backdrop of the cityscape and attracts attention. The tower is connected to the main building of the complex by several narrow passages.

Which amenities are on the territory?

In addition to the modern apartments, the new complex has many common spaces, including a culinary room and an adjoining dining room for residents, where various events can be held, a library and a workshop. There is a roof terrace, lifts to all floors and bicycle storage at the residents' disposal. The dwellers can also use the concierge service. Balfron Tower is secured by a video door entry system, CCTV, intruder alarm system, sprinkler system, two escape stairwells and firefighting lift.

What are the available forms of transport?

  • Bus Stop: D8 (3 min), 15, 108, 115, D6, N15, N551 (10 min), 309 (8 min).
  • Metro Line: Canary Wharf (25 min), Canning Town (25 min).
  • DLR Station: All Saints (10 min), Langdon Park (8 min), East India (16 min).
  • Road Access: A12. A102, St Leonards Road, East India Dock Road.
  • Heliport: Royal London Hospital Heliport (50 min).
  • Car Rental: Getaround - car rental (9 min), Zipcar (13 min).
  • Bicycle Rental: Aberfeldy Street (8 min), Santander Cycles (10 min).
  • Others: Poplar Waterside & Marina (25 min), Blackwall Airport Transfer Taxi (15 min), PREMIER XPRESS (9 min), Poplar Cars (13 min).

Are there apartments for sale?

The refurbished Balfron Tower consists of 146 apartments, including 1-, 2-, 3- and 4-bedroom units. Each of them has a unique design developed by a team of professionals. The apartments have been meticulously refurbished to be open plan, allowing plenty of natural light. Also, each unit has a private balcony. The stunning views of the cityscape are available from the front door of the apartment. The kitchens have built-in cabinets and Bosch appliances, including ovens, dishwashers, ceramic hobs and refrigerators. The bathrooms come with white sinks, enamelled steel bathtub, overhead shower or walk-in showers and other modern fixtures and fittings.

Who is the developer?

Balfron Tower is a joint project of three well-known developers, including Telford Homes, Londonewcastle and Poplar Harca. All companies have many years of experience in the real estate industry.

Telford Homes was founded in 2000. The developer specializes in constructing innovative buildings in the most popular and sought after areas of London. The company focuses on high quality, excellent connections and exclusivity. The best designers and architects work on projects. Telford Homes pays attention to every detail of its buildings. In addition to Balfron Tower, there are other properties available from this developer on Korter where you can buy an apartment, including City North, Gallions point, The Lock and Stone Studios.

Londonewcastle, founded in 1995, creates high-quality multi-functional developments based on excellent design and provides impeccable service. On Korter you can also check out another fantastic project from the developer, Chapter House in London.

Poplar Harca was founded in 2000. This is an award-winning Housing and Regeneration Community Association in East London. The company aims to create exceptional homes and thriving places. Another original and high-quality complex built by Poplar Harca is Jolles House in London, which you can learn more about at Korter.

Where is Balfron Tower located?

St Leonards Road, E14 0QT.

When will Balfron Tower be commissioned?

Balfron Tower – commissioned.

Are there any apartments for sale from the developer?

According to our information in Balfron Tower there are currently no apartments available for sale from the developer.

Who is the developer of Balfron Tower in London?

Developer Balfron Tower – Telford Homes, Londonewcastle, Poplar Harca.