2 Bed Central London - Close to all you could need and perfect for families home swap

We have a 2 bedroom, second floor maisonette in Central London.

1 x kingsize bedroom with king size bed and built in wardrobe.
1 x double bedroom with bunk beds + cot.
Bathroom and separate toilet on upper floor.
Downstairs is a living room with 2 x 4 seater sofas, tv, wii console.
Kitchen/Diner with table seating 4
Large private balcony with BBQ and table and chairs
Large communal garden downstairs, access is by keyholders only. Great for BBQs, kids to run about in enclosed space.

Washing machine
Tumble dryer
Central heating
Gas cooker
Large TVs in living room and main bedroom
Wii console
Blu ray player
Wifi and Virgin Media with lots of channels and ability to record
Childrens toys/books/games
Families are free to use all baby/children items

I haven't posted pics yet as I am in the middle of refeshing the flat, if you would like pics of what I have so far just let me know.

We have wonderful neighbours who would be happy to help if there was anything you should need help with, elderly couples and families mainly.

About the location

We are easily accessible, 1 bus direct access to Victoria or Kings Cross St Pancras Station.
5 mins walk to Dalston Overground Station, 15min walk to Canonbury Station (direct train to Stratford Westfield) or 20min walk to Highbury and Islington Station (easy access to Hyde Park/Green Park) - All stations can be reached by a super short bus journey if you don't want to walk.

Local Islington area - Dalston shopping centre is 5 mins down the road, The Angel, Stoke Newington, Hoxton/Shoreditch, West End are are easily reached by 1 bus or train.
Clissold Park is a large beautiful park with animals (deer, birds, goats etc) large children's paddling pool open in summer, large childrens play park and cafe, tennis courts, duck pond, huge green areas - some gated with no dogs allowed. One bus ride or can be walked.
Hampstead Heath is a short train ride away with even more green space and facilities and an outdoor Lido pool.
Victoria Park is again one bus ride away, large lake with pedal boats for rent, kids play areas, great for bike rides or walks.
Highbury Fields is within walking distance or a short bus ride, has an indoor pool with childrens pool, adults pool and gym/sauna. Childrens playpark with water feature and sand pit next door, lots of green space.
There are also small local playparks for children in the area, 2 parks in less than 2 minutes walk.
All parks tend to have funfairs/fun days in the Summer.

There is so much to do locally for free with children and there are also great bar./restuarants, cinemas, shopping centres, tourist attractions within easy reach.

Type of home swap

  • Home Exchange

Conditions of home exchange

  • Non smokers only
  • No pets allowed
  • Children welcome

Islington (HE31615)

London,   England

  • 2 bed   (sleeps 5) 1 bath

Preferred destinations

  • England
  • Scotland
  • Wales
  • Open to offers
Beach/Seaside, UK breaks for Summer 2015

Dates available

Open to offers

Swap duration: 1 - 2 weeks


Meet the member

Adults: 2      Children: 2

Membership expiry date: 08 Nov 2015