In a neighbourhood at Northeast London, around 2,000 post-war properties will be replaced by more than 5,500 new quality homes, public space, retail and community facilities.
Woodberry Down in the London Borough of Hackney is envisioned as a sustainable place to live and enjoy, with the community at its heart. As one of the largest housing regeneration development in Britain, ongoing transformation will take place over the next 20 years following a £1 billion masterplan for regeneration.
Set in 64 acres of space adjacent to the spectacular natural surroundings of the Woodberry Wetlands, two existing reservoirs and Finsbury Park, Woodberry Down is committed to the natural environment, energy conservation and to enhance the area abundant wildlife.
This sustainability is extended into the finer details indoors where energy efficient and light saving features are built in to reduce energy consumption in the residences developed by Berkeley Homes.
There are miles of walking and biking trails to explore and countless places for outdoor activities. While the vast green parks provide serene spaces, the estate offers options to drink, dine and unwind, and 15 acres of public open space, epitomised by the wonderful Woodberry Wetlands Centre, which will see community engagement and support programmes. Chill and enjoy the vibrant neighbourhood with outdoor cinema screenings, markets, street art and local music festival.
A short distance from Central London and the City, Woodberry Down enjoys an exceptionally well-connected Zone 2 location and extensive transport links to central London. It is just 4 minutes’ walk from Manor House Tube station with links to the Piccadilly line that goes to King’s Cross in 8 minutes as well as the West End and the City in 20 minutes.
The latest phase of the development, The Westacre will feature 65 exclusive apartments providing stunning views across the tranquil setting of the ever-changing gardens, Finsbury Park and the reservoirs towards London City’s famous skyline.
Another type of living experience awaits at The Townhouse Collection where a boutique collection of seven elegant homes stands. Each residence is set across three floors with an impressive roof terrace to enjoy views across the landscaped gardens.
Residents at Woodberry Down will have access to communal amenities, including a generous swimming pool and a fully-equipped gymnasium. A 24-hour concierge connects residents to a wide range of services, while the residents’ lounge is another ideal spot to relax.
A beautiful green space teeming with wildlife. This is London living of an entirely different nature. The lifestyle that awaits is relaxing yet cosmopolitan, marked by a palpable connection to nature and a richly layered community which is clustered around an urban village of local restaurants, cafes and shops.