Newly released data has shown that the top 20 UK mortgage hotspots are dominated by the Capital with the South West, South East and East London stealing the top three spots for the areas with the highest value of mortgage lending in the UK[1]. With London still high on the wish list for home hunters, Peabody’s scheme The Pomeroy in New Cross is definitely worth a look. Well-connected thanks to its South East London location, purchasers here are able to secure a stylish duplex home with private outside space, in a vibrant neighbourhood, without making the move to London’s leafy suburbs.


Andrew Peglau, Assistant Director of Marketing at Peabody comments:


“For many Londoners, moving out of the UKs much-loved Capital is out of the question. However, with rising house prices  the dream of home ownership can feel like an unachievable goal. At The Pomeroy we have a selection of properties that are available to purchase with the aid of London Help to Buy and a number of duplexes that are sure to suit a range of buyers needs, whether they are families or sharers. Located in a lively area of London with thriving independent local businesses and fantastic commuter connections, The Pomeroy is the ideal place for London buyers to call home and step onto the property ladder.”

Situated on Pomeroy Street, the exclusive collection of one-bedroom apartments and three-bedroom duplexes have all been named after apples. The Braeburn is one of the schemes striking three-bedroom duplexes and is a prime example of the larger homes on offer here. Set across two floors, and designed to suit a range of lifestyles the contemporary three-bedroom three-bathroom property benefits from an open plan kitchen/living/dining area, two private outside zones and has been  finished to Peabody’s usual  high specification.


Downstairs accommodation in The Braeburn is spacious, upon entering the property residents are greeted by a large hallway which is home to two large cupboards, one of which is equipped with plumbing for a washer dryer. A cloakroom is also located downstairs and benefits from white sanitaryware, chrome fixtures and fittings as well as sleek matt grey tiles to the floor and walls.


The kitchen/living/dining room is sure to be the hub of the home. The contemporary kitchen has been completed to a high specification with Silestone worktops and convenient integrated Bosch appliances creating the perfect place to cook an evening meal. The living area is spacious, with plenty of room for a large sofa and coffee table. However, the highlight of the downstairs accommodation has to be the homes private garden, accessed via two French doors the well sized area will be an oasis throughout the spring and summer months and ensures a picturesque outlook from the living quarters.

Upstairs, accommodation is flexible. Ideal for families, young couples, sharers or those working from home on a regular basis it is guaranteed that The Braeburn will tick many boxes for a variety of purchasers. The master bedroom is extremely well sized with an en-suite shower room, dressing area and private terrace creating an idyllic spot to relax and unwind at the end of a long day. Bedroom two is flooded with light thanks to the floor to ceiling height windows and would make the perfect guest or children’s bedroom. Equally well sized is bedroom number three, this space would make the ideal home office and is neatly tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the rest of the home. 


The local area offers a plethora of exciting amenities to explore, with a number of restaurants showcasing an array of cuisines and a buzzing scene of bars and lively music venues. The popular locations of Peckham and Shoreditch can easily be reached on foot, bus or tube. The Zone 2 location means residents at The Pomeroy are conveniently connected to the rest of the capital with ease. Both Queens Road Peckham and New Cross Gate overground stations are a short walk away, and both provide quick links to Canary Wharf, London Bridge and Kings Cross St Pancras. For those who prefer getting around on foot or by bike, there are plenty of pedestrian routes and cycle paths to make those commutes safe and easy.

Prices at The Pomeroy start from £417,500 for a one-bedroom apartment and from £670,000 for a three-bedroom duplex, London Help to Buy is available on selected homes.


Buyers who reserve a property throughout November will receive £5,000 cashback*, additionally the next ten buyers will also receive a garden consultation with interior and gardens influencer Tiny and the House.


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