It’s not very often you come across a spot like The Refinery. If it isn’t the other-worldly views of the sleek and shiny cosmopolis or the glinting reflections on the water of towering glass, London’s Royal Docks will have you captivated. Home to the swanky High Society as well as cheerful young professionals, a 2 or 3 bedroom apartment here at The Refinery is simply something else. With a futuristic view of the skyline, a melting pot for business, enterprise and creativity as well as a work hard, play hard nightlife outlook, The Refinery is for those who really want to take on London in all its glory.
There is a certain exclusivity that hangs in the air around the London Royal Docks. With the sparkling face of the towering Tech Hubs and the financial fortresses, strolling through this neighbourhood, with the sun bouncing off every surface, you could be mistaken for thinking you were somewhere in the distant future. But the London Royal Docks isn’t just about peering out into the future, it also holds a rich heritage that has been preserved and celebrated for the centuries it has survived. With the Iconic Lightship 93 overlooking the gentle sway of the waters high upon the scarlet ship on Victoria Dock foregrounding a backdrop of the Millennium Mills, homage is paid to a pioneering industrial past. Artists and creators flock to this bubbling basin of inspiration. And you simply can’t miss the striking landmark The Crystal, the most sustainable building in the world as well as the frequent film crews angling some spectacular shots of this captivating location.
Green spaces and moments of tranquillity are also abundant. With the quiet hideaway of the Sunken Gardens to wander through of an evening, or the Thames barrier Park with its waterside views and the harmony of the Wildflower Meadow to relax in, there is certainly something for everyone in this exciting corner of the capital.
As part of the £3.5 billion cash injection this rejuvenated, reimagined, riverside area has undertaken, The Refinery is a unique opportunity to invest in an up and coming location. Located in the Royal Docks area of Silvertown, this spot is the epicentre of regeneration and building for the future, with even the Mayor of London relocating to The Crystal building here along with 25,000 new homes and up to 60,000 new jobs in the pipeline. The Royal Docks has also welcomed a whole host of improved transport connections including quick access to Canary Wharf and The City of London via Silvertown DLR, a reliable bus network and Crossrail well underway; you are impeccably well situated at Silvertown at the Royal Docks.
Brand new schools as well as London Film School and The English National Ballet, have welcomed a new community of creative hopefuls and their jubilant ambition, as well as facilitating small businesses in the making, with office spaces to welcome its next generation of future builders.
And just when you thought it couldn’t get any better, these homes are as wonderful inside as they are on the outside. Being awarded Highly Commended “Best Show Home” in the 2020 First Time Buyer Awards, The Refinery is a show-stopper of a property opportunity. Boasting stylish open plan layouts, private balconies to bask and drink your coffee in the mornings, hyperoptic Wifi connection that’s free for the first 3 months and both communal and rooftop gardens, these homes are exquisite in their bespoke design. Now available under the Shared Ownership Scheme, there is everything to love about these Royal Docks city apartments.
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