Forest Side, E7 0JB

OIEO £620,000

Forest Side Forest Gate, E7 0JB

OIEO £620,000

3 Bedrooms

3 Baths

A strikingly appointed, artfully arranged and beautifully bright three bedroom, twin bathroom contemporary terrace. Enviably ensconced on the edge of the vast green expanse of Wanstead Flats, this is a uniquely charming and desirable home.

Once the favoured hunting grounds of Henry VIII, Wanstead Flats remains some of wildest wide open green space for miles around. Perfect for morning jogs and evening strolls.


You'll be enjoying some breathtaking Design & Decor throughout. Step through your welcoming hallway (with a wealth of incidental storage on the left) and your immense open plan ground floor makes a powerful case with clear sightlines from front to back. Classic parquet flooring runs underfoot throughout your pristine reception space, with suspended filament lighting hanging over your dining area.

The parquet gives way to geometric vintage patterns in the kitchen, finished with deep green metro tile splashbacks and timber worktops. A modest breakfast bar subtly segments the space and bi folding patio doors lead out to your garden, a secluded sun trap of a courtyard perfect for morning coffee and evening drinks. Back inside and your ground floor's completed by a handy eggshell-blue WC and utility room.

Upstairs and the effortless style continues, with your front double bedroom finished in blonde hardwood and warm cream walls. Next door's the first of your twin bathrooms - a dazzling designer affair with vertical letterbox turquoise tiling from floor to ceiling and matte black fittings. Bedroom two is dual aspect with its own arresting royal blue colour scheme. Your rear bedroom's immaculate in deep sea green and adjoins the second of your bathrooms; a sleek en suite, metro-tiled from floor to hip with a walk in rainfall shower.


- Forest Gate overground is just a five minutes walk and will get you straight to Liverpool Street in thirteen. With Crossrail incoming you'll soon have direct nineteen minute runs to Bond Street as well.
- Be sure to explore nearby Winchelsea Road. Just a half mile on foot, these railway arches are home to some of the finest bars, taprooms and restaurants for miles around.
- Your driveway makes for private off street parking, and drivers can be on the North Circular in fifteen minutes.


  • Three Bedroom House
  • Two bathrooms
  • Beautifully presented
  • Moments to Wanstead Flats
  • Short walk to Forest Gate Station
  • Open plan living space
  • Bright & airy



2.3m x 3.5m

7.5" x 11.5"


1.90m x 2.69m

6.2" x 8.8"

Utility Room

1.80m x 1.82m

5.9" x 6"

Kitchen/ Reception Room

6.09m x 7.07m

20" x 23.2"


3.87m x 2.63m

12.7" x 8.6"




2.89m x 3.36m

9.5" x 11"


3.87m x 3.15m

12.7" x 10.3"



Energy Performance Certificate

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a word from the owner....

"Since moving in in 2017 Forest Gate has gone from strength to strength. If you're into food and drink, there are a number of delicious bakeries and bars underneath the arches both to the east (Wild Goose Bakery, Wanstead Tap, Burgess & Hall Wines, Arch Rivals bodega) and the west (Tracks cafe & record shop, The Cider House). The overground station has been renovated along with the whole area outside the station, with Crossrail due to arrive by summer 2022 providing direct access into central London in roughly 15 minutes. Having the flats on your doorstep and access to Wanstead park and Epping Forest is a huge bonus. We often walk our dog through the flats and up to Wanstead on a weekend for breakfast at one of the many excellent cafes on the high street. As my first property i'll be sad to leave it behind but we have grown very fond of Forest gate and are staying in the area."

What's on your doorstep?

Our Local Guide:
Forest Gate

Forest Side, Forest Gate — Stow Brothers

If you’ve already heard Chiwetel Ejiofor or Idris Elba proudly discussing their hometown, you probably don’t need us to convince you of Forest Gate’s merits, but for those who haven’t, let us catch you up…

With a heritage rooted in culture, it’s not surprising that Forest Gate has a strong creative community today. During just one week in the 60s, the Upper Cut Club music venue there hosted – deep breath – The Who, the Animals, the Spencer Davis Group, Geno Washington and Jimi Hendrix. These days you’re more likely to find the area’s artistic-types supping drinks in the cool cafes and bars. Along with the period property and proximity to green space, this independent scene has been the main draw for new arrivals to the area, although the fact that Forest Gate will be on the Crossrail’s Elizabeth line has definitely helped nudge people in the right direction.

Area Guide
Forest Side, Forest Gate — Stow Brothers
Forest Side, Forest Gate — Stow Brothers

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Places + wonders

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Features + Perks

Transport links

With trains running every ten minutes, the Overground can get you to Liverpool Street in 13 minutes. In the south, Plaistow is on the District and Hammersmith & City tube lines, and when Crossrail arrives, you’ll be able to get to Tottenham Court Road in just 17 minutes.

Great Pubs

Wine bars, gastro pubs, microbrews, traditional boozers… With so many drinking establishments in Forest Gate, taking ‘a trip to the local’ can be a tricky decision. Burgess Hall Wines, The Cider House, The Holly Tree and Forest Gate Tavern are just a few of the places to choose between.

Plenty of period property

Forest Gate has an abundance of Victorian housing, ranging from terraces in the area dubbed ‘Forest Gate Village’ to semis and detached in the Woodgrange Estate conservation area. Whether you’re after a doer-upper or recently renovated period property, there should be something for your budget.

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