Richmond Lock, Twickenham TW1
Richmond Lock is an award-winning exclusive, gated development situated within the highly desirable area after which it is named.
Richmond Lock is a recent development located on the listed Brunel University campus site, adjacent to the River Thames. As such, the development has a number of listed buildings including the Main House (Gordon House), the Orangery and the Chapel.
The development sits on 14 acres and includes more than 100 residences comprising apartments, penthouses and large family homes, with private exquisitely landscaped gardens and a recreational public open space area with a lake and boardwalk. The most recent phase of the development includes magnificent Versailles-style formal gardens, where the central focus is a series of long reflection pools interspersed with ornamental fountains.
Designed and built by the prestigious and multi-award-winning Octagon Group, no expense was spared in designing and fitting the residences to a very high specification which exudes classic, contemporary style and luxury. Many of the houses and apartments include under-floor heating, air conditioning and state-of-the-art appliances. Buildings are finished in light brick and many have white-columned foyer areas, large windows, and a wonderful air of grandeur and exclusivity.
Richmond Lock is situated on the banks of the River Thames at Twickenham, within the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames. It is located just off the Thames Promenade on the river path. Its main shopping street is Church Street, which includes independent stores (including a delicatessen and a traditional family butcher) as well as popular high street names.
Twickenham is famous for being the HQ of English rugby, as well as an area that loves sporting pastimes. There is even a popular rugby pub – The Barmy Arms – with views overlooking the river and Eel Pie Island. For more low-key drinks there is The White Swan, dating back to the 17th century, as well as a selection of excellent restaurants.
There are plenty of good transport links nearby, including Twickenham railway station which has a regular service to Waterloo. There are also great local bus routes, including the 281 to Tolworth, the R70 to Hampton, the H22 to Hounslow, the 33 to Fulwell and the 235 to Brentford.
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