The marvellous vintage homes variety from Victorian to mid-century current, whetting customers’ appetite for commercial-style houses.

Until recent years, this turned into an off-pitch place but has now are available in from the bloodless, with improvement spreading from Borough Market and London Bridge, bringing artisan food shops and craft stores to gritty backstreets and the location’s many railway arches. The BBC’s hit TV collection The Great British Sewing Bee is filmed in certainly one of Bermondsey’s quirky warehouses.

Posh property agency Grosvenor is in search of making plans permission to convert the previous Peek Freans biscuit manufacturing unit complex into a new neighbourhood of 800 homes, and now the area wherein Crosse & Blackwell churned out Branston Pickle, Worcestershire Sauce and Salad Cream is being became a brand new address with 406 homes plus artist studios and gallery area.


The 4.7-acre site incorporates nine homes being redeveloped into flats and townhouses overlooking new courtyards and lawn squares.

The first segment of the £220 million task is referred to as The Tannery, in a Twenties building with a placing entrance dominated via a black concrete staircase. Flats in a related new building have a similar design subject matter, with SieMatic kitchens, butler sinks and Crittall-style black metal-framed windows.

The development carries galleries and studios for Tannery Arts along with co-running office space. Basement parking is to be had and coming later are larger loft apartments with roof terraces.

A bonus for early bird buyers is the Bakerloo line Tube extension from Elephant & Castle to New Cross Gate. Preliminary work is under manner, with two new stations alongside nearby Old Kent Road anticipated to enhance neighborhood belongings values.

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