Letting Agents in Canonbury London N1


Area Feature

Canonbury is one of the most serene areas of North London, located in the borough of Islington.

It has a back-woodsy allure and small town feel about it which attracts people from all over the world.

It is one of those areas in London where you can find casual pubs and colourful, independent stores lining the pavements.

Some of the capital's most up and coming restaurants, bars and independent cinemas are located there and it is also known for its art galleries, coffee shops and thriving music venues.

One of the things that stands out most about this part of London is its abundance of green spaces and parks, which provide a respite from the hustle and bustle of the city.

The picturesque Regent's Canal is close by, and comes complete with riverside bars and pubs.

Nearby, there are cultural attractions and landmarks such as the eclectic Spitalfields market, Broadway market, Camden Antiques Passage, the Columbia Flower Market, and Petticoat Lane.

It is also home to various food stalls and vintage stands.

Transport

Like most areas of London, Canonbury has excellent transport links to the rest of London, with the nearest Tube Stations being Angel, Highbury and Islington, as well as Dalston Junction.

It is also served by Essex Road and Canonbury rail stations. 

Additionally, there are many bus routes within the area which run through the heart of London.

Property

Canonbury properties have a kind of pastoral charm which is part of its rich cultural heritage and history.

It is famous for its  brownstone flats and cobblestone streets. 

Average house prices in Canonbury are £473,990, for a flat. If you are seeking to buy a semi-detached house, you are looking at £2,261,750, whereas a terraced house can set you back as much as £1,349,600.

Lettings in the area tend to be the cheapest option, at between £240 and £575 per week, depending on what type of property you are after.

The average rental value in the area tends to be £413 for a decent flat.

Notable residents

Canonbury is the birthplace of many famous faces - one of the most notable of all is, of course, George Orwell.

Then you have other famous figures like the actor Cate Blanchett, who lived at number seven Canonbury Grove and Dame Stella Rimington, head of MI5, who also lived there.

Alan Davies was also resident in the area, as was Sir Francis Bacon, who lived in Canonbury Tower during the 1600s.

In actual fact, the number of famous people who lived in the area are too numerous to mention, but those are just  a few.

High demand

New research published by Knight Frank has revealed that unsurprisingly, Canonbury is a highly popular place among Brits, and is always in high demand.

Its findings showed that house prices in Islington rose by 1.7 per cent in October, second only to the 'City fringe' area at 3.5 per cent. 

The report also showed that property prices in prime Central London increased by 0.6 per cent in October and have increased by 6.2 per cent over the first ten months of this year.

Liam Bailey, global head of residential real estate at Knight Frank, had this to say: "Demand for prime Central London property remains high, with the number of new applicants registering their interest in buying a home 34.4 per cent higher so far in 2013 compared to the same period of 2012. The number of property viewings is also higher over the same period, by almost 15 per cent." 

Cultural attractions

Canonbury is very well known for its artistic creations, and is home to such landmarks as the Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, Canonbury Square and Canonbury Tower, which was originally built by William Bolton of St Bartholomew's Priory between 1509 and 1532 before being handed over to to Thomas Cromwell during the dissolution.

 



Property To Rent in Canonbury N1

£725 per week

This Superb 3 Bedroom Upper Maisonette has been newly decorated throughout and includes the gas bill in the rent. It is bright throughout with high ceilings and offers 1270 sq ft of living space spread over 3 levels. The apartment has 3 double bedrooms with excellent built-in wardrobes with drawers, large reception room with decorative fireplace and wood floors, large eat-in kitchen with great storage, 2 bathrooms (1 shower room), guest WC and great storage. It is situated on Upper Street with entrance through Collins Yard, moments from vast arrays of amenities of Upper Street and Angel, Islington Green park and Angel Station. The property is available Furnished or Unfurnished Charges to Tenants: Bank reference - usual charge applied by the main banks is between £8 and £12. Credit Report - We normally ask the applicants to sign up with Equifax to obtain a credit report. Equifax will provide the report free of charge as a part of their 30-day free trial, after which a monthly fee of £14.95 will apply if not opted out. Check-out Inventory Report - £156 incl. VAT

Tenant Fees May Apply

3 Bedroom Apartment to rent in Upper Street, Islington, London, N1

£675 per week

This Superb 2 bedroom apartment has been newly decorated throughout and has brand new carpets. It has its own private entrance on Canonbury Square and offers 2 double bedrooms with spacious fitted wardrobes, large fully equipped and modern eat-in kitchen with tiled floor, open plan reception room with a decorative fireplace and a small study area, modern bathroom with a bath tub, gas central heating, period features, high ceilings and large windows allowing for plentiful of natural light. The apartment is situated in a beautiful period conversion and further benefits from the use of communal maintained gardens and easy access to Angel, Highbury & Islington Stations, Upper Street and Highbury Fields. Available Unfurnished Charges to Tenants: Bank reference - usual charge applied by the main banks is between £8 and £12. Credit Report - We normally ask the applicants to sign up with Equifax to obtain a credit report. Equifax will provide the report free of charge as a part of their 30-day free trial, after which a monthly fee of £14.95 will apply if not opted out. Check-out Inventory Report - £144 incl. vat

Tenant Fees May Apply

2 Bedroom Conversion to rent in Canonbury Square, Angel, Islington, London, N1

£1,850 per week

This Excellent 4 bedroom semi-detached period house is situated a short walk to Angel, Upper Street and Highbury & Fields and offers 1,947sq ft of living space over 4 floors and a uniquely large private rear garden. The interior of the property is bright and neutrally decorated throughout offering double reception room, 2 modern bathrooms, guest WC, utility room, separate study room, wood floors, high ceilings and aforementioned private garden leading into communal gardens. The house further benefits from a large and modern fully fitted kitchen with an open plan dining area. Available Unfurnished Charges to Tenants: Bank reference - usual charge applied by the main banks is between £8 and £12. Credit Report - We normally ask the applicants to sign up with Equifax to obtain a credit report. Equifax will provide the report free of charge as a part of their 30-day free trial, after which a monthly fee of £14.95 will apply if not opted out. Check-out Inventory Report - £144incl. vat.

Tenant Fees May Apply

4 Bedroom Semi Detached to rent in Alwyne Villas, Islington, London, N1

£650 per week

This beautiful recently built development is situated between bustling Camden Town and tranquil Bethnal Green, and houses 119 impressive modern new-build properties. We currently have four units in the development available from £650 per week all available NOW! This exquisite fifth floor one double bedroom one bathroom modern property comes fully furnished and is equipped with more benefits than you can count on both hands! With all the triple glazed floor-to-ceiling windows in the property as well as the large private balcony being south-facing, there is an abundance of natural light. There is underfloor heating throughout the property and wooden flooring in every room apart from the bedroom which has the added benefit of built in wardrobes and access to the spacious private south facing balcony. The spacious and bright, open-plan, fully fitted, modern tiled kitchen accomodates modern and brand new appliances ranging from a dishwasher, large fridge freezer, washer/drier, microwave and a large oven with electric hobs above. The bathroom is also modern and tiled to a very high standard, with a unique benefit of a TV at the end of the bath to relax and enjoy the tranquility surrounding you. The development itself comes with even more residence benefits, including; Entry phone systems and lift access for each proeprty, a 24hour concierge to help with any of your urgent needs, a private courtyard with secure bike storage, impressive security levels with fobs needed for the entrance to the development as well as each block and floor, a large residents gym, private cinema room and finally the pool, jacuzzi and spa for the residence in Kings Cross Quarter. The development is located in the perfect location with Zip Cars right on your doorstep while also having bus routes run directly outside the entrance. Kings Cross St Pancras station is a short walk away from the property giving you access to the Northern Line, Metropolitan Line, Hammersmith & City Line and finally the Circle Line. Perfect for Commuters!

Tenant Fees May Apply

1 Bedroom Apartment to rent in Kings Cross Quarter, London, N1

£750 per week

This beautiful recently built development is situated between bustling Camden Town and tranquil Bethnal Green, and houses 119 impressive modern new-build properties. We currently have four units in the development available from £775 per week all available NOW! This superb two double bedroom two bathroom with one en-suite modern property comes fully furnished and is equipped with more benefits than you can count on both hands! With all the triple glazed floor-to-ceiling windows in the property as well as the large private balcony being west and south-facing, there is an abundance of natural light. There is underfloor heating throughout the property with wooden flooring in every room apart from the bedrooms which has the added benefit of built in wardrobes in the master bedroom which is accomodated by a modern en-suite bathroom tiled to an exceptionally high standard, with a unique benefit of a TV at the end of the bath to relax and enjoy the tranquility surrounding you. The guest shower room is also modern and tiled to a very high standard. The spacious and bright, open-plan, fully fitted, modern tiled kitchen and reception comes with the bonus of a very large west and south facing balcony with the added benefit of being fully equipped with state of the art and brand new appliances ranging from a dishwasher, large fridge freezer, washer/drier, microwave and a large oven with electric hobs above. The development itself comes with even more residence benefits, including; Entry phone systems and lift access for each property, a 24hour concierge to help with any of your urgent needs, a private courtyard with secure bike storage, impressive security levels with fobs needed for the entrance to the development as well as each block and floor, a large residents gym, private cinema room and finally the pool, jacuzzi and spa for the residence in Kings Cross Quarter. The development is located in the perfect location with Zip Cars right on your doorstep while also having bus routes run directly outside the entrance. Kings Cross St Pancras station is a short walk away from the property giving you access to the Northern Line, Metropolitan Line, Hammersmith & City Line and finally the Circle Line. Perfect for Commuters!

Tenant Fees May Apply

2 Bedroom Apartment to rent in Kings Cross Quarter, London, N1

£750 per week

The Residence, Hoxton is the fresh new face in London's most exciting district. Bold and contemporary, The Residence, Hoxton captures the spirit and excitement of Old Street while retaining its quirky and cool charm. This new build apartment block blends grit with glamour to create a standout new landmark. This apartment comprises of 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, bright open plan kitchen/reception room onto a private balcony finished to a high contemporary standard. Available immediately-please contact us on 020 7431 3777

Tenant Fees May Apply

2 Bedroom Flat to rent in Pitfield Street, Hoxton, London, N1

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