Islington, London N7 home swap

A spacious early Victorian semi-detached villa with off-street parking and an enclosed private garden.

The house spans approximately 2,000 square feet across four floors of light and airy rooms many with high ceilings and period features. There are five 5 bedrooms (one double and four singles) plus a sofa bed in the reception room providing accommodation for up to 8 people. The house has a very large kitchen/diner with two tables which can be joined to seat up to 14 guests, dishwasher and a double oven plus seven burners, a double reception room with TV, bathroom with a combined bath/shower, a second toilet on the half landing, utility room with washing machine and a mature walled rear garden.

The house is very close to two underground stations (Holloway Road - Piccadilly line and Highbury & Islington - Victoria & Piccadilly lines plus the overground) providing quick access to all the tourist attractions in central London and trains direct to the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park at Stratford.

About the location

Islington is in central London (zone 2) and well known for the bustling shopping, cafes and theatres which line Upper Street (10 minutes walk). The house is 2 minutes walk from Paradise Park and Freightliners City Farm whilst Highbury Fields, the perfect picnic venue, is only 10 minutes stroll. Football fans will recognise Islington as home of Arsenal football club whose iconic new stadium, museum and shop is less than 5 minutes by foot.

Type of home swap

  • Home Exchange

Conditions of home exchange

  • Children welcome

Holloway (HE32475)

London,   England

  • 5 bed   (sleeps 8) 1 bath

Preferred destinations

  • Open to offers
New York

Dates available

July 2015 - August 2015

Swap duration: 1 - 2 weeks


Meet the member

Adults: 3      Children: 3

Membership expiry date: 22 Oct 2015