luxury maisonette in central london home swap
I have a luxury, newly renovated, large maisonette with garden/terrace in a quiet, grand Georgian house in the best street in Bloomsbury. It's in the heart of central London near amazing parks, right by the British Museum and Russell Square, 5 minutes walk to Covent Garden.
Living Room/Dining Room
This is over 30ft long, with high ceilings, old Georgian fireplaces, cornicing and grand Georgian windows.
Bedrooms - can sleep 4
There is a massive master double bedroom with doors to the patio/garden, a single bedroom with patio/garden views, and an additional single mattress which can be put in the living room or double bedroom.
Bathrooms - 2
There is a bathroom with a bath/shower (communal), a shower in the master bedroom, and a separate toilet (communal).
This has a washing machine and dryer.
There is a large lovely terrace that goes down to another terrace/garden.
About the location
There is plenty of nightlife nearby including top class French, Italian, Japanese, Chinese, Asian Mixed and Spanish restaurants in Covent Garden, as well as lots of shops, museums and art galleries nearby. There are numerous gorgeous parks (small and large) to walk to in the area. The River Thames is 10 minutes walk away, and the Tate Modern is a 30 minute walk away. Taking the bus for 10 minutes gets you in to fashionable Shoreditch in the east and the West End, Covent Garden, and Oxford Street in the west.
Nearby in Bloomsbury (10 min walk) there is a lovely quiet shopping, eating and park area in Lambs Conduit Street, and also the art house cinema The Curzon in the Brunswick Centre. Surrounding traditional and beautiful London parks include Bloomsbury Square, Queens Square and Russell Square.
There is a big, public swimming pool in Covent Garden, and local gyms all over the area.
For historical sight seeing there is St Pauls, the old streets around St Bartholomew's Hospital and the City, as well as Bloomsbury, the British Museum, and numerous other museums and art galleries - all about 10 minutes walk away.
Nearest tubes: Holborn or Russell Square.
Buses: 55 (Oxford Street, Shoreditch ie runs east and west in the centre), 38,19 (West End/Piccadilly to Islington and north east), 168, 68 (to near Euston, Camden, KingsCross, Waterloo ie runs north to south)
Type of home swap
- Home Exchange
- Non Simultaneous Exchange
- Housesitting Offered
- Rental Offered
Conditions of home exchange
- Non smokers only
- No pets allowed
- Children welcome
- Washer / Drier
- Use of bike
- Shopping facilities
- Local restaurants
- Art galleries
- Good public transport
- Car not required
Closest airport: Heathrow
Nearest city: London
Property type: Apartment
Location type: City