A stunning 2 double bedroom, architect designed, maisonette with accommodation arranged over the raised and lower ground floors of this attractive, residential mid terrace Victorian building. Formerly used as an art gallery, the property has been beautifully crafted, with a real attention and eye for detail, designed to maximise the use of light & space. Accessed via its own private entrance, the front door opens in to a bright hallway, beautifully designed with a skylight and 2 glass walls looking on to the lower ground floor, exposed brick, wood floors and steps up from the entrance hall lead to the master bedroom, complete with en-suite shower room, double second bedroom with built-in wardrobes and the main bathroom. The lower level is accessed off the main entrance hall and benefits from a dual height entrance utilising the vast glass frontage, opening to what can only be described as an awesome and voluminous open-plan reception/ family/ dining room/ kitchen. This really is an amazing space, open from front to back and truly fabulous for entertaining. Patio doors lead out to the private, decked patio. The property is conveniently located for access to the shops of Highbury Barn, including the renowned Godfreys Butchers, the fishmongers and the Fromagerie, along with the greenery of Highbury Park, the trains and Underground at Highbury & Islington station, Finsbury Park station, Arsenal Underground and Drayton Park station, all providing superb links across London. Arsenal is the closest of the above mentioned stations, with trains on the Piccadilly Line through Kings Cross, the Theatre District, Covent Garden, Piccadilly and out to Heathrow. It is worth noting that the Highbury Stadium Square development, formerly home to Arsenal Football Club, houses an all singing, all dancing Fitness First gym, complete with swimming pool. The property falls within the catchment area for both Gillespie Primary school and St Johns Highbury Vale C of E Primary school, both of which are close by. The locally famed hidden gem of Gillespie Park is also easily accessible, offering a local nature reserve in inner city London.
"Islington offers easy access to the City and a vibrant social life, both of which attract many young professionals looking for the ideal work life balance. "