Alcester Crescent, E5 9PX

OIEO £550,000

Alcester Crescent Clapton, E5 9PX

OIEO £550,000

2 Bedrooms

1 Bath

An exquisitely appointed two double bedroom maisonette on the upper ground and first floors of a Victorian terrace on a charming, tree-lined street in Clapton. You're in the very heart of one of East London's most vibrant boroughs here.

Clapton's famously full of things to see and do. If your belly's rumbling then gourmet pub The Crooked Billet is four minutes' walk with a huge beer garden and mouth-watering menu. Dialogue cafe's a fine choice for brunch, while SoDo Pizza and the artfully appointed Tram Store cafe are also bound to become favourites.


You'll be delighting in the sublime interior design of your new abode on a daily basis. The lounge is a glorious 250 square foot hosting spot with chevron timber floorboards, a bay window adorned in plantation shutters, classic ceiling roses and moulding overhead and plenty of space for dining. Up the stairs, past the striking black balustrades, and bedroom one's a generous 120 square foot double with plush carpet and neutral walls.

Head down a level for the kitchen, it's a designer dream in gleaming white cabinets, recessed spot lighting, a wine rack and lovely leafy views. The bathroom echoes the chevron motif elsewhere with its floor to ceiling white tiles accented with peach flourishes, there's a huge rainfall shower over the tub and a smart white suite. Bedroom two's a double of 110 square feet with built-in bespoke storage and a divine charcoal and light teal palette. Lastly, you're at the end of the terrace here which means you have all the benefits of being semi-detached.

Outside and if nature's required then you're just over half a mile from the wild greenery of Middlesex Filter Beds Nature Reserve threaded by the River Lea and with the endlessly explorable Hackney Marshes just beyond. Hackney Downs Park is just as close and complete with children's playground, plus basketball and tennis courts. Closer still is North Milfields Recreation Ground and Lee Valley Park behind it, so you'll never want for natural exploration.


- Little ones are well-served here with an impressive twenty three primary/secondary schools in a one mile radius all rated 'Good' or better by Ofsted, including ten deemed 'Outstanding'. One of these is Southwold Primary, which awaits just four minutes' walk away.
- A four minute walk will get you to Clapton Overground Station and an array of transport connections. Liverpool Street is just thirteen minutes direct, Hackney Downs four, and should you wish to join the tube Bethnal Green is a mere two stops away.
- The Clapton Heart is another brilliant option to have as a new local, it's nine minutes' walk and serves up veggie mezze, salt and pepper squid and a beef and bone marrow burger.


  • Two Bedroom Maisonette
  • Arranged Over Two Floors
  • Over 800 sq.ft
  • Beautifully Presented Throughout
  • Separate Kitchen



3.47m x 3.17m

11.4" x 10.4"




3.66m x 3.32m

12" x 10.9"

Reception Room

5.43m x 4.42m

17.8" x 14.5"


3.49m x 3.19m

11.5" x 10.5"

Energy Performance Certificate

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a word from the owner....

"I love this flat and will find it hard to leave. I've restored it over the last two years and it's become my home. I feel safe and love the street, Neighbours are friendly and are always happy to feed the cat if I'm away. You're a short walk away from the marshes which were my saviour in lock down. You can walk or run anywhere from the house which is a real plus for me and there's a tonne of green space at your doorstep. It takes me 15 minutes (when timed right) to get from the flat into Liverpool St. alternatively it takes me 5 minutes on the train to get to the Vicky line at Walthamstow Central. I had planned to be here for a good few years but having met my partner we're keen to buy a home that we build together."

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