Situated in a thriving neighbourhood, and centred in a vibrant and interesting community, our apartments near The Shard make the most of a multitude of neighbourhood activities and attractions.
SE1 is a thriving creative hub and is rammed to the rafters with art studios, galleries and world-class independent venues. Movie buffs will love the independent Shortwave Cinema on Bermondsey Square, with its retro movie house interior, intimate 52-seat theatre and art house films.
If fashion is more your style then take a stroll to the Fashion and Textile Museum. Founded by iconic British designer Zandra Rhodes, the museum celebrates the fashion and textile industries and the leather and wool merchants who once traded in the area.
Dating back to the thirteenth century, Borough Market is London’s oldest and busiest market. It’s popularity with discerning foodies means that the area continues to be known as ‘London’s larder’.
The traders sell all manner of fruits, vegetables, fish, game, preserves, cheeses, breads and wines, while the pop-up lunch stalls cater for all cuisines from simple sandwiches to lip-smacking, spicy curries. The market is very busy at weekends, but locals avoid the crowds by going early.
A New Community
Bermondsey Street, close to our apartments for sale near the shard, is abuzz with independent boutiques that cater for everything from clothing for discerning fashionistas of all ages to customised collars for the most pampered of pooches.
You’ll find beautiful creations from local and independent artists and designers in Bermondsey Fayre, which also has a gallery and a yoga studio. And Alex Monroe’s handmade jewellery makes the perfect gift for that special someone in your life.