A rare opportunity to buy into a piece of Clerkenwell history in the form of this fantastic three bedroom, three bathroom, duplex Penthouse apartment in the Iconic New Riverhead Building located on Rosebery Avenue, which was built around 1915-20.
The New Riverhead Building is simply one of the most beautiful buildings in the Clerkenwell area and was the former home of the Metropolitan Water Board until it was privatised in 1989.
The accommodation measures approximately 2,231 sq.ft and is positioned on the fourth and fifth floors of this charming building.
The fourth floor comprises of: a dining area with a separate kitchen with a serving hatch, three bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms, a walk-in wardrobe and a guest cloakroom.
The fifth floor accommodates the spacious living room with access to a large west-facing balcony. There is also a large walk-in wardrobe which can be accessed via the Master bedroom on the fourth floor which also benefits from a west-facing balcony which is a continuation of the one set off the living room.
This Penthouse was originally two separate apartments and has scope to become an even more superb home.
This Penthouse also benefits from having two gated parking spaces which can be accessed from underneath the expansive communal lawn.
Additional facilities include 7 day concierge, communal heating and hot water, a gymnasium and access to the handsome Oak Room which was the former board room for the Metropolitan Water Board. Residents can hire this for private functions and it has wonderful views of the communal garden.
The New Riverhead Building is conveniently located for easy access to: Exmouth Market and the local amenities of Clerkenwell and Upper Street. There are excellent transport links into the West End via buses 19 & 38, Farringdon for the Circle, Metropolitan and Hammersmith and City Lines as well as the over-ground which will also be the future home of the Elizabeth Line! Angel is a short walk-away for the Northern Line with access to Bank, King's Cross and London Bridge.