A HISTORIC BUILDING CONVERTED AND EXTENDED INTO A COLLECTION OF 10
A short stroll across the bridge connecting Bow with
the Olympic site first brings you to the canals, sights
and sounds of Hackney Wick.
This area has an incredible buzz about the streets, and features a large selection of artists’ studios and galleries, restaurants, bars, cafés and artisan shops all of which are within walking distance of The Old Ford Apartments.
Ideally situated for exploring the quirky delights of East London, and perfectly positioned for a swift commute into The City or the centre of the capital, The Old Ford Apartments really does provide the ideal location for modern London living.
Hackney Wick has seen much in the way of regeneration courtesy
of the nearby Olympic site, and now hosts a rich mix of restaurants,
independent shops and galleries.
Home to brilliant brunch, excellent restaurants and even better pubs.
Take a stroll around Victoria Park, admiring the many beautiful canals and picturesque boating pond...
From the renowned Roman Road Market to plenty of pubs to try,
East London really does have it all.
The Old Ford Apartments are ideally placed to experience the best of what Bow has to offer. Apart from the amazing Victoria Park, the best of the area lies in the fantastic gastro pubs, local distillery, and even a brewery or two (or three).
If you’re looking for fine dining, the renowned Morgan Arms, on Morgan Street is a self-styled ‘classy East London pub with fabulous food’, serving up treats such as crispy belly of pork with carrot puree, balsamic onions, chargrilled celeriac and pork jus. Moreover, right opposite the southern entrance to Victoria Park is The Crown, a cozy, beautifully decorated gastro pub. It has a delicious seasonal menu, the usual great ales and wine list, and frequent events.
Bigger than both Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens put together, the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park is one of London’s most ambitious regeneration projects.
Close to the tube, overground and DLR, transport is not in short
suppy for Old Ford Road. Be in the city in 11 minutes, and the West
End in 25.
A twelve minute walk from The Old Ford Apartments, Hackney Wick station provides direct access to cross London overground trains, including trains stopping at Highbury and Islington for a convenient interchange onto the Victoria Line.
Bow Church DLR is a short fifteen minute walk from the apartments, providing speedy services to Canary Wharf and Stratford International.
Conveniently located just sixteen minutes on foot from Old Ford is Bow Road Tube station, and District and Hammersmith and City services into Central London, King’s Cross, Embankment, and West London.
Old Ford Apartments is just a short DLR ride from Stratford International station and the Jubilee and Central lines, DLR and overground for excellent access to all areas of the city. Stratford is also soon to be home to a new Crossrail stop.
With major roads A12 and A13 (East India Dock Road) both close by, Old Ford Apartments is also superbly placed to access the motorway network including the M11 for Stansted Airport or the M25.
The bus routes serving Old Ford Apartments are plentiful, and many operate a 24 hour service. The routes include the 8 to Tottenham Court Road, the 276 and 488, both to the quirky cafes and independent shops of Stoke Newington and the 339.