55 Upper Ground, London, SE1 | £2,250,000 | Sold STC

Property Overview
  • Type Apartment
  • Reception 1
  • Council band G
  • Area Size 126.68 SQM
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Deposit £ 0.00
  • Service Charges £ 16368.00
  • Tenure Leasehold
  • Minimum term
  • Bathrooms 2
  • Available Date 06 Jan 2023


A luxurious 2 double bedrooms, 2 bathrooms (1 en-suite)apartment plus winter garden that can be used as a third bedroom or study or formal dining room enjoying commanding north views of the river from Southbank Tower is available for sale.

The fabulous apartment encompasses a fully fitted impressive kitchen, with an open plan reception room designed to entertain with direct northerly river views of the City, St Pauls and other famous London landmarks. The apartment features floor to ceiling windows throughout and both the main bathroom and the en-suite are fully fitted to a superb standard. Both double bedrooms are generously sized and include an abundance of storage space, which is true of the whole apartment as it makes excellent use of the space available.

The apartment is of an outstanding standard. Southbank Tower is a confident, soaring design that is a distinctive landmark on London's' cultural mile. The building is based between The Royal Festival Hall and Shakespeare's Globe and adjacent to the iconic Sea Containers House, now home to the Mondrian Hotel. With Southwark and Blackfriars Underground stations, a short distance away it allows quick access to Central London as well as connecting train stations to the airports and other parts of England.

Southbank Tower residents benefit from high-speed lift access, an indoor swimming pool and fully fitted gym for residents. Further situated on the 10th floor with breath-taking views of London, is a state of the art Residents Business centre, Residents Entertaining Lounge, Communal Roof garden and Cinema Room.

Excellent transport links and shops and amenities are nearby and the tower is located close to parks, garden squares, the river, hospitals and The Houses of Parliament. Located on the South Bank you are just a short distance to the theaters, restaurants, and attractions of Covent Garden, the trendy upbeat Soho, the shopping of Oxford Street and the green spaces and famous historical squares that London has to offer.

Transport links on your doorstep include; Southwark (0.4 miles), Blackfriars (0.4 miles) and Temple (0.7 miles) underground stations, Waterloo East (0.5 miles) for national rail and the new City Thameslink (0.6 miles).


Internals of Apartment https://youtu.be/SlnQuXvECZ4

Leasehold - 999 years remaining from December 2015, expiring 01/01/3014
Service charge - £16,368
Ground rent - TBA
Council tax band - G

The property is currently let for 12 months from January 2022 and there is a break clause in July 2022 at £6933.33 pcm with a 3.1% yield.


Fully Furnished, River view, Shops and amenities nearby, Air Conditioning, Gym, Fitted Kitchen, Double glazing, Close to public transport, Swimming Pool, Roof Terrace

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Map & Nearby

London Nautical School
Secondary Distance: 0.11 m

Oasis Academy Johanna
Primary Distance: 0.51 m

Friars Primary Foundation School
Primary Distance: 0.51 m

St Clement Danes CofE Primary School
Primary Distance: 0.59 m

St George's Cathedral Catholic Primary School
Primary Distance: 0.67 m

Oasis Academy South Bank
Secondary Distance: 0.67 m

City Lit
College Distance: 0.68 m

Morley College
College Distance: 0.70 m

Charles Dickens Primary School
Primary Distance: 0.71 m

The Cathedral School of St Saviour and St Mary Overy
Primary Distance: 0.73 m

Notre Dame Roman Catholic Girls' School
Secondary Distance: 0.77 m

St Jude's Church of England Primary School
Primary Distance: 0.79 m

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School
Primary Distance: 0.80 m

St Josephs Primary School
Primary Distance: 0.80 m

Charlotte Sharman Primary School
Primary Distance: 0.85 m

St Alban's Church of England Primary School
Primary Distance: 0.85 m

The Marine Society College of the Sea
College Distance: 0.92 m

Walnut Tree Walk Primary School
Primary Distance: 0.99 m

Christopher Hatton Primary School
Primary Distance: 1.03 m

Southwark, Kings Reach Building (SE1) (Stop SF)
Bus Distance: 0.02 m

Southwark, Kings Reach Building (SE1) (Stop SE)
Bus Distance: 0.04 m

Southwark, Oxo Tower (Stop SG)
Bus Distance: 0.04 m

Southwark, Oxo Tower (Stop SH)
Bus Distance: 0.08 m

Waterloo, Coin Street (SE1) (Stop SJ)
Bus Distance: 0.11 m

Waterloo, Coin Street (SE1) (Stop SP)
Bus Distance: 0.12 m

Southwark, Blackfriars Bridge (Stop SK)
Bus Distance: 0.12 m

Southwark, Stamford Street (Stop SD)
Bus Distance: 0.14 m

Southwark, Blackfriars Station South Entrance (Stop D)
Bus Distance: 0.14 m

Southwark, Blackfriars Station South Entrance (Stop C)
Bus Distance: 0.14 m

London Waterloo East Rail Station
Train Distance: 0.24 m

Southwark Underground Station
Tube Distance: 0.26 m

Blackfriars Underground Station
Tube Distance: 0.32 m

London Blackfriars Rail Station
Train Distance: 0.34 m

London Waterloo Rail Station
Train Distance: 0.38 m

Temple Underground Station
Tube Distance: 0.39 m

Waterloo Underground Station
Tube Distance: 0.43 m

City of London, City Thameslink Rail Station
Train Distance: 0.47 m

Lambeth North Underground Station
Tube Distance: 0.64 m

Embankment Underground Station
Tube Distance: 0.66 m

St Pauls, St. Paul's Underground Station
Tube Distance: 0.66 m

Mansion House Underground Station
Tube Distance: 0.66 m

The Borough, Borough Underground Station
Tube Distance: 0.74 m

London Charing Cross Rail Station
Train Distance: 0.75 m

Chancery Lane Underground Station
Tube Distance: 0.77 m

London Cannon Street Rail Station
Train Distance: 0.78 m

Farringdon Rail Station
Train Distance: 0.88 m

London Bridge Rail Station
Train Distance: 0.93 m

Elephant & Castle Rail Station
Train Distance: 1.00 m

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