Shared ownership is another way to buy your own home. You buy a percentage, and pay rent on the rest. The housing association owns part of it — but you’re living there, you decorate it, and you decide when to sell.
Buying a percentage means a smaller deposit and smaller mortgage. It’s a sooner first step on the ladder for lots of people. Usually, you can also carry on buying shares, to own it 100%.
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Royal Arsenal Riverside, 1-3 bed homes
Reserve for £99 and receive £500 towards legal fees if you complete your purchase within 1 month*
One, two and three-bedroom apartments available now.
Moat is proud to present an excellent collection of one, two and three-bedroom apartments located at Berkeley’s stunning riverside location, Royal Arsenal Riverside, opposite the Royal Docks. The development is at the forefront of the regeneration of Woolwich and offers a wide range of on-site facilities as well as a multitude of transport options to make light work of the commute.
Enter the development through the grand gateway which sets the tone for the entire experience. Royal Arsenal Riverside is a mix of brand new apartments and converted listed buildings giving the whole development a very unique feel. The de-commissioned cannons located throughout the development are a nod to the developments rich history and its importance in shaping the evolvement of the area.
Step inside Ocean House and you will not be disappointed, from the well-kept communal areas, lift to all floors, basement cycle storage to the well-presented apartments. Every detail has been considered and the contemporary kitchens provide all of the facilities modern living dictates with all of the integrated appliances provided as standard. With hard flooring to the hallway and lounge/kitchen with fitted carpets to the bedrooms, the homes are ready to move in to. The floor to ceiling windows ensure the apartments are bright and airy and the rooms are spacious. Each apartment includes a balcony or terrace, and there are on-site shops, bars and restaurants nearby.
300 metres from Woolwich Arsenal:**
19 minutes to Canary Wharf
21 minutes to London Bridge
New on-site Crossrail Woolwich coming soon:
8 minutes to Canary Wharf
14 minutes to Liverpool Street
22 minutes to Bond Street
*Terms and conditions apply, speak to a sales advisor for more information
**Times and distances are approximate, source: Google Maps, TfL and Crossrail
Local area information
Royal Arsenal Riverside provides a quick commute thanks to the fantastic transport links into the City. The nearest National Rail and DLR stations are just 300 metres away. Canary Wharf can be reached in just 19 minutes and Bank and London Bridge in around 25 minutes. These times will change in late 2018 when the Crossrail links are put in place, reducing travel time to Canary Wharf to 8 minutes.
Royal Arsenal Riverside is home to the new ‘cultural quarter’, giving it a creative and vibrant feel. Exciting developments in the area will include a 450 seat theatre and a performance courtyard. Within the development there is a wide array of restaurants, bars and pubs suited for all dining preferences, plus numerous opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors.
In addition to this there are several schools located in Royal Arsenal Riverside that provide high levels of education. St Petres Primary School achieved an oustanding report from Ofsted. There is also the Millennium Performing Arts College and the University of Greenwich within close distance.