Canning Town, east London
Currently Full

Our properties in Canning Town, east London are located close to the historic Royal Docks where you’ll find shops, restaurants, pubs and even a centre for watersports. Jubilee and DLR lines are just five minutes walk away, from where you can be at Stratford and London Bridge in just 15 minutes.

What’s available? Our self-contained 2-bed maisonettes are currently occupied.



The properties

Spaces: The maisonettes are set over two floors, giving them a London townhouse feel. Upstairs, there are two double bedrooms and a bathroom, plus an extra room to be used for storage, as a home-office or just as an extra chill-out room. Downstairs, you can find a kitchen as well as a spacious open-plan living and dining room.

Features and facilities: With large windows, the maisonettes benefits from plenty of natural light both upstairs and down. Many have wooden floors, which give the spaces character, and some have gardens at the back, perfect for enjoying the warmer weather in your own private green space in the city.

Parking: There are many on-street parking spots available however a parking permit is required.

Please note that photos on this page represent the range of spaces we manage and do not necessarily depict the space you may move into. You will have an opportunity to see the flats at a later stage, at a private, or in-person group viewing.

Parks and countryside

The property is just five minutes’ walk from Keir Hardie recreation ground, a spacious park and garden to enjoy on warmer weekends. Limmo Peninsula Ecological Park is one mile away, and can be reached by taking a scenic stroll along the River Lea via Canning Town station. You are also within easy reach of Star Lane Park and Canning Town recreation ground.

Shopping and the high street

You’re within easy reach of shops nearby including Morrisons; Budgens; Superdrug; a pharmacy, plus Canning Town Library and a gym. For coffee lovers, there are also a multitude of cafes including the independent coffee houses, Petit Cafe and Chill #08

Hopping on the 474 bus from Canning Town station, within eight minutes you can reach a wide array of eateries and shops in the Royal Docks. You can find bars including The Oiler Bar; wine bar, LA Lounge; Community Centre Expressway; water park, Wakeup Docklands; Dock Beach; open water swimming; pizzeria, Heroica Lounge; and Brompton Bike Hire, great for enjoying a cycle around the many pedestrianised areas that the Royal Docks has to offer.

The community

We are collaborating with partner organisations in Newham in order to help Canning Town to become an ever more dynamic and thriving place for living and working. We house guardians who are keen to commit to the local area as a place to live, work and volunteer.

Our guardians living in Newham are key contributors to a project which spans the whole neighbourhood, through participating in community engagement activities, sharing their skills via volunteering and as potential customers for new work and retail activities in the area.

How to apply

If you want to be the first to find out more about our great property and attend virtual viewings, take our guardian eligibility quiz today to start the application process.