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Homebuyers looking for a modern penthouse, within an easy commute to London should take a look at the recently launched penthouses at Countryside’s Kings Park development in Harold Wood, Havering, London. Ideal for those who are looking for an impressive new home, these spacious top-floor apartments are located just moments away from Harold Wood station, and are also available with just a 5% deposit, thanks to the London Help to Buy scheme.
Tailor-made for modern living, the one, two and three-bedroom penthouses sit on the top floor of Elizabeth Gate, which is ideally located at the entrance of the award-winning Kings Park development. With its rich copper architectural features and extensive glazing, Elizabeth Gate’s penthouses and apartments are surrounded by beautifully landscaped gardens and parkland, and offer a peaceful yet well-connected retreat for busy professionals working in the city. Located within the Oyster card travel Zone 6, regular services from Harold Wood Station reach London Liverpool Street in just 35 minutes. The station will also soon be on the Elizabeth Line, due to open in 2019, which will see journey times to key London locations cut by up to 19 minutes.
David Everett, Managing Director of Countryside New Homes and Communities Central region comments: “Those who are in search of a striking new home should look no further than the Elizabeth Gate penthouses at Kings Park. The penthouses are the first of their design at Kings Park and have been carefully designed to offer the height of modern living. The expansive terraces run the length of the apartments, and offer a large space to spend time outdoors, whilst the interiors are contemporary and luxurious. Also available with Help to Buy, these properties are even more appealing for those who have a smaller deposit.”
The penthouse apartments have been designed to offer modern luxury to residents, with bright and spacious open-plan living. The adjoining private roof terraces provide a flexible space to invite the outdoors in on warmer days, and fill the interiors with natural light. Kitchens have been individually designed with gloss handless units, a range of high-quality integrated appliances including a brushed steel oven with a ceramic hob, combination microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Bathrooms are sleek with ceramic floor and wall tiling, contemporary white sanitary ware and chrome accessories throughout. Flooring is also included throughout.
With the London Help to Buy scheme, buyers are able to purchase with as little as a 5% deposit, making these penthouses ideal for first time buyers searching to get onto the ladder in a prime location. The Government will provide an equity loan of up to 40% of the property’s value, which is interest free for the first five years and twice the amount purchasers can receive when buying outside of London.
Residents of the Elizabeth Gate apartments are not only located with easy access into central London, but also benefits from being surrounded by beautiful landscaped gardens and a range of local amenities, including a Post Office, supermarket, bakery and restaurant. Romford is just three miles away, offering a vast array of nightlife, two multiplex cinemas, a wide range of restaurants, historic market and bustling Liberty Shopping Centre.
In addition to excellent rail links, Kings Park has easy access to the A12, A127 and M25 for fast connections into and around London, Kent and Essex, and to the M11 for travel to Hertfordshire and Cambridge.
Prices for the Elizabeth Gate Apartments currently start from £287,500 for a one-bedroom apartment, from £365,000 for a two-bedroom apartment and the three-bedroom Penthouses are available from £355,000. The marketing suite and show home are open seven days a week, from 10am until 5pm. For more information please visit www.kings-park.co.uk or call 01708 348 578.