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This is a contemporary 1 bedroom flat (65 sq. meters, 700 sq. feet) situated on the 3rd floor of a newer building. The flat is within walking distance (10-15 minutes) to the Tate Modern, Shakespeare Globe Theater and the Borough Market. The Borough Tube station (Northern Line) is an easy 1-2 minute walk and the London Bridge Tube and train station is 10-12 minutes walk. A walk across the Millennium Bridge by the Tate Modern brings you to St. Paul's Cathedral and The City (financial center). St. Pancreas station the the Eurostar Terminal to Paris and Brussels is a direct 20 minute trip from the Borough Tube station. Many buses are within 1 block of the flat.
The bedroom boasts a quality UK king (American queen) size orthopedic mattress to ensure a good night's rest. The spacious open plan living/dining room has a quality leather sofa with a pull out bed. A small balcony can be accessed by the living room. The Shard by Renzo Piano can be viewed while at the dining room table. A separate modern kitchen is complete with a dishwasher, microwave, refrigerator/freezer and washing machine. All cutlery, dishes, pots and pans are provided for your cooking needs.
A flat screen TV, DVD player, I Pod/I Phone dock is provided for your entertainment. Wi-Fi is provided.
The neighborhood has many restaurants, coffee cafes, grocery stores and pubs. The Borough Maket is London's most renowned food market. Buy a lunch at the Market and enjoy it on the lawn of the Southwark Cathedral. The local library is 1 block from the flat. HMS Belfast, London Bridge, Clink Prison Museum and the Fashion and Textile Museum are within a 15 minutes walk from the flat.
A secure parking space in the underground car park is available upon request. This is a no smoking unit. Pets are not allowed.
This flat is owned by a charitabale trust. All proceeds minus expenses are donated for cancer research at the Royal Marsden Hospital and to the Marie Curie Hospice.
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About the owner: We are a charitable trust which was started by my brother who attended London School of Economics. He lived in London for 35 years and was the owner of Covent Garden Records. It was one of the first shops in London to have DVD's when it first came onto the market. He died of pancreatic cancer in 2008.
Why the Owner Chose Southwark: The flat is ideally located and is spacious.
The Unique Benefits at this Condo: All earnings from the rental minus expenses are donated for cancer research at the Royal Marsden Hospital and to The Marie Curie Hospice. Per my brother's wishes, a scholarship for a Master's degree student has been established at the London School of Economics.