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Area Feature

There are many reasons to choose property to rent in Wapping, not least its excellent location.

This small East London district is part of the borough of Tower Hamlets and is sandwiched quietly between two major financial districts and places of work - the City and Canary Wharf.

Wapping stretches across from Tower Bridge and St Katherine's Docks to Limehouse, and down from the Highway - a road that serves as an unofficial boundary to the district - to the River Thames.

History of the area

Wapping was first settled by the Saxons and this is where the area gets its name, since Wapping literally means the place of Waeppa's people.

It was largely marshland until the 16th century when it was drained and then later acquired for the London Docks. Many of its original buildings were demolished to make way for the construction.

Wapping was also seriously damaged during the Blitz and therefore became run down after the Second World War. But all of this changed in the 1980s when the London Docklands Development Corporation began to convert its old abandoned warehouses into luxury flats.

Maritime character

Wapping has a strong maritime character thanks to its proximity to the River Thames and its history as a major port. The country's first marine police force was also established in the district in 1798.

The Metropolitan Police Maine Policing Unit is still base in Wapping today and there are many other signs of the area's maritime past, including the many inns that line the river bank.

The Prospect of Whitby is perhaps the most popular, featuring an old staircase that descends to the Thames foreshore, where fragments of old dock installations can be seen.

Local amenities

Wapping is a reasonably quiet part of London, but there is still plenty to see and do. During the week its olde world pubs, modern cafes and restaurants are usually filled with workers from nearby offices, and on the weekend it takes on a more relaxed atmosphere as the locals come out to play.

The district is home to a number of parks, gardens and green spaces where residents can enjoy a walk or a picnic, including Wapping Woods and Wapping Rose Gardens.

One of the area's biggest attractions is the Wapping Project gallery, which a multipurpose exhibition and performance space located in the historic Wapping Hydraulic Power Station, featuring newly commissioned works by visual artists, designers, filmmakers, choreographers and more.

Shopping-wise, most of the everyday items residents need can be purchased in Wapping's small independent shops and convenience stores, and there are also plenty of local businesses such as hairdressers, dry cleaners, pharmacies and dentists.


Aside from its many luxurious properties to rent, which range from huge penthouse apartments within former warehouses overlooking the River Thames to new build flats and three-bedroom houses, it is Wapping's excellent location that makes it such an attractive place to live.

There is no London Underground Station within Wapping itself, but it is within walking distance of Canary Wharf, London Bridge and Liverpool Street, so residents can easily get around. There is also Wapping railway station on the London Overground network.

Tower Hill Tube station is easily reachable for many residents, as is the DLR station Tower Gateway, while nearby Shadwell to the north of the Highway also has a DLR and an Overground station.

Property To Rent in Wapping E1

£275 per week

This is a spacious one bedroom flat located on the top floor of this private modern development. Accommodation comprises a large double bedroom, a bright and airy reception room, separate kitchen with modern fittings and an extra storage room. Situated in the heart of Wapping, the flat is a short walk away from Wapping Station which serves the East London Line. Available furnished.

Tenant Fees May Apply

1 Bedroom Purpose Built to rent in Codling Close, Wapping, London, E1W

£3,500 per week

SHORT LET - Situated on a quiet street, yet in the heart of bustling Spitalfields is this spectacular Victorian townhouse arranged over four floors. Thoughtful design and a meticulous finish, the property retains most of its period charm whilst effortlessly combining a contemporary twist, in keeping with demand from the modern City dweller. Currently arranged with two bedrooms, the space is extremely versatile and could house more bedrooms if required to compliment the three bathrooms. With a gym, cinema room and an almost completely secluded rear garden with spectacular views towards Hawksmoor's Christ Church, this house would most definitely suit someone in the public eye, wanting space and privacy in the centre of London's coolest adult playground. Fashion Street is located very close to the many boutiques, shops, bars and restaurants of Brick Lane, fabulous Spitalfields and Columbia Road markets are nearby while Shoreditch ,Hoxton Square and the City's square mile are a moments walk.

Tenant Fees May Apply

2 Bedroom House to rent in Fashion Street, Spitalfields, London, E1

£795 per week

SHORT LET - Situated on quiet side street yet in close proximity to the hustle and bustle of trendy Spitalfields, is this recently rennovated first floor apartment. No expense has been spared in creating this elegant home which is ready to be occupied immediately. Wheler Street is located moments from fashionable Brick Lane and Spitalfields Market, and is within easy reach of the Square Mile. Both Aldgate East (District and Hammersmith & City line) and Liverpool Street (Circle, Metropolitan, Central and overground) tube stations and the new East London overground in Shoreditch are a short walk away, as are all the bars and restaurants of Hoxton and Shoreditch.

Tenant Fees May Apply

1 Bedroom Flat to rent in Wheler Street, Spitalfields, London, E1

£480 per week

Clarke and Lloyds are delighted to offer this rare opportunity to avail the stylish, luxury, brand new 1 bedroom Penthouse with 2 bathroom situated on the roof top of brand new dwelling. From the terrace enjoy the view all over the london specially gherkin and the shard . The flat is situated just few minutes walk from Aldgate tube station and 10-15 min walk from Tower bridge and liverpool street station, further walking distance from vibrant the UK's best food street Bricklane, and Spitalfields. The flat comprises with one large double room with en-suit bathroom and open plan kitchen with fully fitted integrated kitchen, guest bathroom, sealing to floor window, huge Terrace in U shape around the flat. Fully furnished or unfurnished and new appliances including,fridge freezer and washer/dryer,dishwasher and fully wooden floored throughout and decorated to a high standard. Note: Please book the appointment before you miss the opportunity to live in this dream apartment in terms of size, finishing , brand new , ideal location .

Tenant Fees May Apply

1 Bedroom Flat to rent in Turner Street, Commercial Road, London, E1

£292 per week

Clarke & Lloyds are pleased to offer this self contained purpose build studio flat with seperate fully fitted kitchen and seperate batroom and king size room with bed and living space.

Tenant Fees May Apply

Apartment to rent in Headlam Street, Whitechapel, London, E1

£280 per week

280 PW All bills and council tax included (Except broadband) Clarke and Lloyds proudly presents this gorgeous studio flat with seperate bedroom, small kitchen with decent livingroom, 3 mins walk from aldgate east station and 10 min from liverpool street station. very close to bricklane. Ideal for young professionals. Available from 22nd December 2014

Tenant Fees May Apply

1 Bedroom Studio to rent in Commercial Street, Aldgate, London, E1

£420 per week

A beautiful layout studio flat, situated within a quite and well maintained surroundings. 3 min from Whitechapel Tube Station & 8 min from Shadwell DLR Station. FEATURES & FACILITIES + Fitted Spacious Kitchen with Oven, Cooker, Fridge Freezer, Washing Machine. + Bright Fully furnished Studio with Double Bed, Sofa-bed, Chairs, Coffee Table, Flat Screen TV & 3 Storage spaces. + Bathroom with Shower, Toilet, Wash Basin + Phone Entry, CCTV Camera in the building + The Rent includes water bill, internet and council tax. TRANSPORT 3 min from Whitechapel Tube Station & 8 min from Shadwell DLR Station and many busses I.e 25, 205, 254, 106, 15 SHOPS / SOCIAL Sainsbury , Tessco Express, London Royal Hospital Genesis Cinema Brick Lane Whitechapel Street market Metropolitan University Queens Mary University

Tenant Fees May Apply

1 Bedroom Studio to rent in Sidney Street, Stepney, London, E1

£350 per week

Clarke and Lloyds ate pleased to offer this truly specious, stunning studio. The flat comes with secious studio, Fully integarted modern kitchen, seperate WC & bathroom. Fully DG & GCH, close to local amenties bar, restaurants, and about 10 min from liverpool station.

Tenant Fees May Apply

1 Bedroom Studio to rent in Commercial Street, Spital Field, London, E1

£700 per week

SHORT LET - A stunning one bedroom apartment in the brand new Avant-Garde development, located in the hearth of Shoreditch. This luxury one bedroom apartment is situated on the fifth floor and boasts a large double bedroom with fitted wardrobes, contemporary Roca bathroom, balcony with stunning views of the City Skyline, fully fitted kitchen with Siemans appliances and wood flooring. This luxury development has a high specification to include comfort cooling, resident's lounge, on site leisure facilities and 24 hour concierge. Based in the stylish hub of Shoreditch, the development is located in Zone 1, with local transport links such as Shoreditch High Street, Old Street, Hoxton and Aldgate. Available immediately.

Tenant Fees May Apply

1 Bedroom Flat to rent in Avantgarde Place, Shoreditch, London, E1

£525 per week

Clarke and Lloyds are proud to offer this spacious, very well located flat in the market with new look,, with 3 double bed, 1 massive open plan reception, 1 bathrooms,laminated wooden flooring,fully fitted kitchen.The property is moments away from Spitalfields Market, Brick Lane and with Liverpool Street only a stone throw away. All bill Inclusive except Council tax

Tenant Fees May Apply

3 Bedroom Flat to rent in Henbury, Shorditch, London, E1

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