The Heron is a development of 285 highly specified apartments providing much sought after, luxury living space in the Square Mile and the rare opportunity of a walking commute into the City of London which has 350,000 workers by day but only 8,000 residents.
The Heron is adjacent to The Barbican Centre on Silk Street, home to the finest in international arts and culture, with a diverse programme of exhibitions, performing arts, concerts and cinema. It is within walking distance of the Barbican, Moorgate and Liverpool Street tube stations. This equates to direct access to five of London’s 12 tube lines and to two of the City’s train stations.
Due for completion Summer 2013, The Heron will provide residents with breathtaking views across London, a landscaped roof garden providing a stunning urban oasis, residents’ club, lounge and screening room.
The lower floors of The Heron will provide a new home for the Guildhall School of Music & Drama, one of Europe’s leading conservatoires. The custom-designed, state-of-the-art performance, teaching and support space will be an additional facility for this world renowned School. It will accommodate a 608 seat concert hall, a 227 seat drama theatre, and a 126 seat studio theatre and will be an international cultural destination, enhancing the prestige of the residential tower.
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