A stunning 3 double bedroom, 2 bathroom duplex apartment with accommodation arranged over the top 2 floors of this elegant and substantial semi-detached Victorian villa, situated on the favourable upper section of Highbury Hill, within the Highbury Fields conservation area. The apartment has been completely re-modelled and extended, cleverly maximising the use of light and space, seamlessly blending the old with the new, with features such as a bespoke metal framed, glass tread staircase, electronically operated sliding glass skylight and although fantastic in the photographs, it's better in person, it really is unique and truly stunning. Accommodation comprises spacious 3 window wide open-plan kitchen/ reception room with Bulthaup kitchen complete with Gaggenau appliances, exposed brick wall, wood flooring and wood burning stove combining to create a warehouse feel within a Victorian house. Also on the second floor are 2 good size double bedrooms, both located to the rear, overlooking the substantial communal rear garden and the main family bathroom, with underfloor heating. Rising from the second floor is the metal framed, glass tread staircase leading to the master bedroom, home to the electronically operated sliding glass skylight. Also on this floor is the bathroom to the master bedroom, along with a study area. To the rear is a large communal garden. The property is within close proximity of the focal point of the community at Highbury Barn with shops including Godfreys Butchers, La Fromagerie, Da'Mario Italian Delicatessen and a fishmongers. The property benefits from excellent transport links: it is moments from Drayton Park (National Rail) with trains to both Kings Cross & Moorgate giving superb frequent access to the City, and to Arsenal (Piccadilly Line). It is a short walk to Highbury & Islington Station (National Rail, Overground and Victoria Line) with further transport at Canonbury (Overground towards Canary Wharf).
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