Stylish interior design in Abbey Wood: London’s newest regeneration hotspot

Posted by admin - August 24, 2015 - Articles

In 2018 the high capacity rail service Crossrail with arrive in Abbey Wood in south east London. In preparation for the arrival of Crossrail, regeneration plans for the area are already underway. Consequently, investors are snapping up period homes located not far from the Abbey Wood Station in anticipation for the opening of the Crossrail in less than three years’ time.

The Crossrail opening in Abbey Wood will mean that each hour 12 fast trains will take commuters to central London in just 25 minutes. The London Mayor, Boris Johnson has promised two new housing zones will be constructed in Abbey Wood, as an £80 million financial package is pumped into the area.

It is planned that during the next ten years, 3,000 new homes will be built in the Abbey Wood region, many of which are being marketing as ‘affordable’.

A mix of properties in Abbey Wood
Founded in 1178, Abbey Wood once belonged to the monks of Lesnes Abbey. In the ensuing centuries this south east London suburb has been gradually built up and subsequently comprises of a diverse mix of properties, ranging from rows of terrace houses from the Victorian era, to thirties semis and contemporary one, two and three-bedroom apartment blocks. The region is also home to a number of former council terraces, which can be found predominantly to the north of the train station and to the west side of Harrow Manor Way.

Interior design in Abbey Wood
Once the Crossrail system arrives in Abbey Wood in 2018, the region will be much more accessible to those working in central London and is likely to become a more popular place for commuters to either buy or rent property.

If you have made a property investment in the south east London area that is on the up and want to maximise your investment and receive the best rental yield available, doing the interior of the property up to high standard is likely to boost the property’s ROI.

Employing an experienced and talented local London interior designer will help ensure the interior design project is executed as efficiently and as effectively as possible.

For a free initial interior design consultation in Abbey Wood in south east London, get in touch with New i.d Interiors today.

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