Marcon Place, 1 bed homes
The Marcon Place property is a purpose built first floor flat in a four storey block built in around 2008. The lease remaining on the property is 116 years.
Local area information
There are good transport links with Hackney Downs Station less than a 2 minute walk away, served by National Rail linking to Liverpool Street in 10 minutes and Hackney Central Station 0.3 miles away linking to Highbury and Islington in 6 minutes. Local buses serve the area linking to Tottenham Court Road 24/7.
Local amenities are located 0.2 miles away along Amhurst Road as well as 0.3 miles along Mare Street for a range of shops, restaurants and bars. For leisure and enjoyment, Hackney Downs Park is within 0.4 miles.
Nearest Station: Hackney Downs – London Overground (Zone 2).
Bus routes nearby: Bus routes 30 & 56 from Hackney Downs Dalston Lane and bus routes 38, 48, 55, 106, 242, 253, 254, N38, N55 & N253 from Pembury Circus.
Min share price from: £131,250 for a 35% share
Full price from: £375,000
Minimum deposit from: £13,125
Monthly rent from: £362
There is only one available priced at £131,250 for a 35% share.
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