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Lovely 5 Bed home swap in London, England

HACKNEY LONDON: London's liveliest borough. Any one tells you otherwise is living in the 19th Century. We are an academic couple with two sons looking to spend the 6 week UK summer school holidays (mid-July through end August 2014) in LA, preferably close to the beach/lively neighbourhood: Santa Monica, Venice, Marina del Rey, Pacific Palisades, etc.

We offer: a classic Victorian London town house: 5 bedroom family home in E5 (Stoke Newington/Clapton borders), a vibrant, ethnically and religious diverse area of inner London (zone 2). 10 minutes walk from Stoke Newington High Street and Stoke Newington Church Street, a lively, family friendly London neighbourhood: many restaurants, bars, excellent independent shops (delis, grocers, good quality fishmongers and butchers, farmers market, boutiques etc.) Local parks: Clissold Park, Springfield park. Local cuisine: Spanish, Italian, Turkish, Vietnamese, Indian, West Indian, West African etc.

Large rooms, high ceilings, all mod cons, cable TV, wireless broadband. House is approx 200 sq metres, over 3 floors, comprising: eat-in kitchen-diner, large double through lounge, family bathroom + separate WC, five bedrooms (currently set up as: large master bedroom, second large double bedroom/study, second study, two children's bedrooms, one with adult sized bunk beds, the other with adult sized single bed, small but pleasant garden).

10 mins to Liverpool St by overland rail (from Rectory Road/Clapton stations); 10 mins to Islington by bus; nearest tube stations: Hackney Central, Dalston Kingsland; Dalston Junction.

Type of home swap

  • Home Exchange
  • Open to Offers
  • Rental Offered

Conditions of home exchange

  • Non smokers only
  • Children welcome

London (HE29851)

London,   England

  • 5 bed   (sleeps 6) 1.5 bath

Preferred destinations

  • Los Angeles
  • Santa Monica
  • Venice
  • Marina del Rey
  • Open to offers

Dates available

July 2014 - August 2014
January 2014 - January 2014

Swap duration: 1 - 2 months


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Membership expiry date: 11 Feb 2015