Published 29 Jan 2021

Why Charlton Riverside is the new homeowner hotspot?

Charlton Riverside in The Royal Borough of Greenwich balances life in more ways than one. Situated in the vibrant area of south-London. This area has long been admired for its captivating charm, diverse culture and stylish hangouts, whilst still close to the buzz of the capital. Charlton Riverside is the perfect hotspot for homebuyers seeking a place to call home in London.

Looking to buy your new home in a thriving and prosperous area?

With a significant investment from the City of London, Charlton Riverside is set to undergo a vibrant transformation over the next 25 years - bringing thousands of new homes, restaurants, shops, schools, green spaces and brand new transport links.

Valley House is Peabody’s brand new development at Charlton Riverside, offering a striking collection of one, two and three bedroom homes in the heart of Charlton. Each new home is fitted to a high specification, with large windows, Amtico Smoked timber flooring and private balconies with sleek glass balustrades. Handleless kitchens, Silestone worktops and glass splashbacks. Your new home will contain everything fresh and gleaming, including your kitchen appliances, ready for you to personalise it your way.

Available to buy with both London Help to Buy and Shared Ownership, buyers can own a home in a premium location, without a premium price tag.

Live in Charlton – a destination for now and the future

Charlton offers a myriad of local shopping destinations to quench any retail god or goddesses thirst, all within easy reach of Valley House. A short stroll away is Greenwich Shopping Park, open 7-days a week, it offers access to an Anytime Fitness gym, and a selection of high street stores.

Love to cycle? Brocklebank Retail Park is a short cycle from Valley House, where there is an Aldi, Next and Primark. For those eager to engage their inner interior designer, the popular Swedish retailer IKEA is also close by.

Live near Charlton village and relish in its charm

Less than a mile from Valley House and a short distance away from central London is the charming Charlton Village. Proudly retaining its village atmosphere, this attractive Victorian inspired street is home to a collection of local shops and not one, but two village pubs – The Bugle Horn and the White Swan. The historical Jacobean mansion of Charlton House is one of the finest manor houses in England, benefiting from stunning walled gardens and grounds, available to freely roam with family or friends, without the need of a pricey ticket.

Enjoy eating-out in Charlton

Do you fancy a meal out or a cocktail? In Charlton there are plenty of noteworthy restaurant chains to pick from, including local favourites such as the sumptuous seafood restaurant Winkles, tempting Thai flavours at Cattleya. Not to mention the riverside venues of Chef House Kitchen and the Anchor & Hope Pub, offering views across the Thames and towards the Thames Barrier – What a treat!

Once we're able to safely do so, enjoy live entertainment at a venue close to your new Charlton home in Valley House. With the Greenwich Peninsula a short ride away it is the destination for entertainment, with a variety of restaurants, bars, a cinema and London’s iconic music venue, The O2.

Fitness fanatic or simply love a bit of fresh air?

Living in the borough of Greenwich affords you the luxury of great green spaces and leisure facilities, ready to be explored. Closest to home at Valley House is Charlton Park. The Green Flag awarded Greenwich Pleasaunce, Greenwich Peninsula Ecology Park and Greenwich Park, home to one of London’s most iconic views and Charlton Athletic Football Club, are also close by.

If you’re looking to go on a scenic stroll around Greenwich, the borough is known for its maritime history and is host to the magnificent Cutty Sark, the impressive National Maritime Museum and the striking buildings of the Old Royal Navy College.

Effortless transport connections from Charlton

Whether it’s on foot, bike, train or bus, getting across London is easy when you live in Charlton. Located a few minutes from home at Valley House is Charlton train station with direct links to Canary Wharf, Stratford or London Bridge in less than 10 minutes. The picturesque, Greenwich Market and Pier are just over a 30-minute walk away from Valley House. The infamous Greenwich Airline also offers a unique travel experience from one side of the Thames to the other.

Whatever the mood, Charlton Riverside is sure to offer something that will excite, relax or entertain in more ways than one.


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