L&Q: Shared Ownership launched in South London’s Urban Village
One, two and three bedroom homes available at Queens Quarter in Croydon
Undergoing large-scale transformation, East Croydon is fast becoming a property hotspot for buyers seeking value for money in a vibrant, well-connected location. Combining a plethora of green spaces, superb transport links and fantastic cultural scene, East Croydon is quickly establishing itself as South London’s most exciting urban village.
L&Q is helping buyers step onto the property ladder in East Croydon with a new collection of one, two and three bedroom apartments at L&Q at Queens Quarter. The high quality homes are available exclusively through Shared Ownership – the part buy, part rent Government-backed scheme helping to open up the property ladder for the capital’s first time buyers – with prices starting from just £82,500 for a 25% share of a one bedroom apartment.
The collection of one to three bedroom apartments at L&Q at Queens Quarter are part of a new neighbourhood adjacent to Queen’s Gardens, a lush and beloved local park. Featuring manicured lawns, leafy mature trees, and bright flower beds, the picturesque setting is perfect for an afternoon walk or reading in the sun, miles away from typical city living. Alternatively, the roof garden on the top floor of L&Q at Queens Quarter offers a more exclusive outdoor hideaway, providing panoramic views of South London.
Inside, homes are finished to a high specification. Open plan layouts maximise on interior space, while kitchens are fitted with stylish and durable countertops with integrated appliances. Bathrooms feature modern white sanitaryware with chrome accessories and full height mirrors, whilst bedrooms are fitted with carpet and built-in wardrobes to the main bedroom. All homes feature private outdoor space, whilst communal bike storage is a practical addition for keen cyclists.
East Croydon is rapidly becoming a foodie haven with a variety of independent restaurants, cafes, and pubs. Residents at L&Q at Queens Quarter are well placed to explore the street food options at Boxpark Croydon, just next to East Croydon station, or explore the local watering holes along Surrey Street such as local favourite Mr. Fox’s.
Ideal for central London commuters, East Croydon offers some of the best transport links in the capital and is just a seven minute walk away from the development. Served by multiple train lines, residents have access to direct connections to London Bridge and London Victoria in less than 20 minutes. For travels further afield, Gatwick Airport is just a 15 minute journey on the fast train from East Croydon. For more local travel, there are three tram routes just moments from L&Q at Queens Quarter.
Prices at L&Q at Queens Quarter start from £82,500 for a 25% share of a one bedroom apartment (full market value £330,000) and £101,875 for a 25% share of a two bedroom apartment (full market value £407,500). Three bedroom apartments start from £125,000 for a 25% share (full market value £500,000).
For more information on L&Q at Queens Quarter, visit lqhomes.com/queensquarter
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