Property for sale in Defoe House, London City Island, London, E14
Offers in Excess of £600,000 • For Sale
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Property Overview

  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Reception


Luxurious 806Sqft, 11th floor apartment with South facing balcony located in the eagerly anticipated Dawsonne House of City Island, offering views of the Thames and O2 Arena with partial views toward the City skyline.

The apartment offers two double bedrooms, both with fitted wardrobes and en-suite to master, family bathroom, spacious reception room and private balcony.

Residents benefit from a 24 hour concierge service, plus all of the Islands residents are members of the exclusive City Island Social Club. With this comes access to a range of elegantly designed private facilities including a clubhouse, a gym, a screening room and a grocers shop, as well as various sports facilities, pools and gardens. This is contemporary waterside living at its best.

*Estimated completion Q4 2019*

London City Island is a joint project between Ballymore and EcoWorld and is their unique East London flagship development and heading for completion this year. Phase 1 was voted the best new place to live in 2017 at the Mayor of London’s – London Planning awards and the national RESI awards!

It’s a unique place – an island community and a very special one. 12 acres of mixed use so close to the capitals new financial hub, Canary Wharf.

MyLondonHome is quickly becoming the go-to agent for property sales in City Island. Due to our market presence there we can offer a huge range of choice from Manhattan Suite apartments perfect for Buy to Let investment and the young professional looking for a lifestyle development within a 10-minute commute to Canary Wharf, right up to luxury penthouses with breath taking views – and of course everything in-between.

Consider this - The O2 Arena is the UK’s biggest live event arena and plays host to the world’s biggest music and events artists. This sits just South of the river to City Island. It is easily accessible via the Emirates Cable Cart at Royal Victoria Dock or just one stop on the jubilee line, you can get there in just 2 minutes!! Canary Wharf is just one stop on and accessible in 4 minutes, an easy commute to say the least and making the huge number of bars and restaurants set along the various exquisite inlet docks and waterways your own playground. This offers great access for the hotly anticipated Crossrail service.

But that is if you need to leave the Island at all…

City Island offers everything a resident will want or need. The ‘Island Grocer’ on site is an artisan, Italian style deli store and restaurant, the Calzone is incredible. The resident’s lake side bar is a tranquil place to relax and if that’s not enough you can slip directly in to the heated outdoor pool, sauna, steam room or Jacuzzi. For the more active amongst us, the fully kitted gym is stylishly designed and caters to all needs.

City Island is also to become a cultural centre with onsite art gallery already in place and the relocation of the English National Ballet and London Film School to the very centre of the island will be a draw to the area and huge boost for buy to let investors too. London Mayor, Sadiq Khan said of the plans, ‘I have no doubt that the ENB’s relocation to City Island will further cement the city’s status as a global hub for dance and the performing arts’.

All of the Island's residents are members of the exclusive City Island Social Club; with this comes access to a range of elegantly designed private facilities including a clubhouse, a gym, a screening room and a grocers shop, as well as various sports facilities, pools and gardens. This is contemporary waterside living at its best, a true reflection of high lifestyle living in a magnificent collection of apartments to buy in London.

The development is adjacent to Canning Town station, accessed by a newly-built footbridge, it offers excellent transport links, including the Jubilee line, DLR and local bus services. Notable destinations include Canary Wharf in 4 minutes, Stratford in 7 minutes and Bond Street in 20 minutes.

The Canary Wharf team of MyLondonHome are passionate about City Island. Whether you are looking to buy an apartments an investment or as your main residence, you will find our knowledge a refreshing change. Similarly, if you are thinking of selling your apartment at City Island then you will find our knowledge and passion regarding your development a great help in finding the right buyer at the right price.

Key Features

  • Excellent Location
  • 2 bed 2 bath
  • South facing Balcony
  • Views of O2 and River
  • Just moments Jubilee Line via Island Bridge
  • English National Ballet on site
  • 24/7 Concierge, Island grocer and coffee shop
  • Residents Gym
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Deli, Bar & Restaurants
  • lease 994 years
  • completion Q4 2019

Further Information

  • London City Island has great transport links connecting it to wider London, with some of the cities best attractions within easy reach. A purpose built connection to Canning Town station is just minutes away by a short walk across Island Bridge, where services can take you in just 11 minutes to London Bridge, home to Europe's tallest building The Shard. Canning Town also provides access to London City airport in just 6 minutes via the DLR, making catching those flights super easy and stress-free.

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