Savills | Canary Quay, Geoffrey Watling Way, Norwich, NR1 1GS | Properties for sale | New Developments for sale
813 to 813 sq ft(75.53 to 75.53 sq m)
Guide price £245,000 -​ £255,000

Canary QuayGeoffrey Watling Way, Norwich, NR1 1GS

  • New development
  • Help To Buy

Key features

  • The site sales office/marketing suite is now open on an appointment only basis and social distancing measures are in place
  • Elegant two bedroom apartments
  • Riverside location with balconies
  • Communal landscaped gardens
  • High specification
  • Close to city centre
  • Designed by renowned architectural practice Ingleton Wood
  • Images are of show flat

Located on the banks of the River Wensum, Canary Quay offers a collection of meticulously designed one and two bedroom apartments, many of which have river views.

About this property

  • Welcome to Canary Quay

    Dynamic landmark architecture
    Modern living space

    Located on the banks of the River Wensum, Canary Quay
    is the newest and most exciting riverside mixed-use
    development in Norwich.

    A collection of four unique buildings that offer contemporary
    design and desirable riverside city living with a collection
    of 323 meticulously designed one and two bedroom
    apartments with elegantly finished living spaces, many of
    which have views over the River Wensum. The communal
    grounds are extensive and include a new river walkway and
    moorings, so you can enjoy the perfect balance of quiet
    seclusion and bustling city life.

    Space to live

    The impressive facades with their modern lines and symmetric cladding stand proudly amongst stunning landscaped gardens. The lower levels will provide premium facilities designed to initiate local businesses, creating a unique hub of activity.

    The apartments at Canary Quay are beautiful and unique to this development, designed to offer light-flooded open plan living spaces. High quality Symphony kitchens with integrated appliances adorn each home, combining functionality and crisp modern design in each new home. From the chrome ironmongery to the porcelain bathroom suites, every detail
    of these apartments is carefully considered and designed for the modern home owner, reflecting the elegance of the architect's vision.

    The development

    One of Norwich's most talked about developments,
    Canary Quay is a mixed tenure scheme of residential
    and commercial spaces located on the banks of the River
    Wensum. The result of an in-depth design process and
    a detailed exploration of every aspect of building design,
    construction and performance. Designed by renowned
    architectural practice Ingleton Wood, the result is a series
    of striking buildings that are finished to the most exacting
    of specifications, set within a superb riverside living
    environment, delivering high living standards.

    Room to breathe
    Canary Quay provides an escape from the
    day-to-day routine, with communal recreation areas
    there is plenty of room to relax and enjoy the river
    views and fresh air in the peaceful gardens while
    you make space for the important things in life.

    Your home at Canary Quay will benefit from carefully curated materials and finishes in a palette of neutral colours.

    Kitchen
    • Contemporary Symphony Woodbury range kitchen units
    • Premium laminate Symphony worktops with Colmar/Oak Cinnamon 95mm Upstand
    • Stainless steel splashback
    • Bianco inset stainless steel 1.5 bowl sink, mixer tap & drainer
    • SMEG stainless steel electric oven
    • SMEG 4 zone touch control glass induction hob
    • SMEG stainless steel re-circulation cooker hood extraction unit
    • Indesit white integrated dishwasher
    • Indesit white integrated fridge freezer
    • Hard wired Aico Heat Alarm and Hush with battery
    • Fusion Wood kitchen flooring in willow grey

    Bathroom
    • Twyfords bath with chrome plated Bristan bath mixer tap, shower screen
    • Twyfords washbasin with Bristan mixer tap
    • Twyfords premium white toilet pan floorstanding back to wall WC with concealed chrome flush plate
    • Bath surrounds completely tiled to ceiling with Johnstone Fossil matt tiles
    • Forbo vinyl sheet flooring
    • Stelrad chrome towel rail

    External
    • Security lighting
    • External CCTV to circulation areas and pedestrian entrance/exit to car park
    • Residents' bicycle stores
    • Extensive communal garden areas

    General
    • Security front doors
    • Ceilings and walls finished with a tape and jointed finish
    • Internal doors with satin finish door handles
    • Low energy LED downlights and Hager pendants
    • Stylish floor tiling throughout (Fusion Wood)
    • Flush mounted application plug sockets in open plan living spaces and bedrooms
    • Optional secure parking to all apartments based on annual lease
    • Free lifetime membership to Norwich Car Club with 5 hours free car use (hourly rental charges apply thereafter)

    Entrance lobby
    • Security controlled door with video intercom with smartcard controlled access
    • Non slip premium floor coverings (carpet tiles) to staircase and communal and circulating areas
    • White painted walls, skirting and architraves
    • PIR automatic sensor lights in all corridors and stairwells

    Internal images are of the show apartment.

Local information

  • Riverside
  • Living next to the river has a charm, a tranquillity and escapism
  • that enchants the soul itself. From taking relaxing riverside walks
  • to watching the river activity from the landscaped gardens, peace
  • and quiet can easily be found within this new riverside community.
  • For those with a more active desire, the river offers direct
  • access to the stunning Southern Broads by boat or canoe.
  • Enjoy the famous Norfolk skies and be surrounded in wildlife in
  • just a few minutes up river. Venture into the city itself on the river and take in the historical sites of the city as you paddle through the winding waterway, stopping off at the many riverside public houses along the way.
  • City apartment living that offers healthy outdoor living to enjoy, Canary Quay delivers a closer-to-nature lifestyle that redefines riverside living.
  • City living
  • Live, work, play
  • Norwich is the only city in the UK located within a National
  • Park, the Norfolk Broads, with over 125 miles of navigable
  • lock-free waterways, stunning skies and open space.
  • The city, one of the country's most vibrant and cosmopolitan
  • capitals, offers a lifestyle that both leads the way and sets
  • the pace in Norfolk's cultural verve. The first city in the UK
  • to be named a UNESCO City of Literature, Norwich is also
  • home to an open-air market, quirky independent shops,
  • restaurants, cinemas, galleries, theatres, cafes, bars, live
  • music venues, pubs and clubs – which is why Norwich is
  • ranked in the Top 10 shopping cities in the country.
  • With an incredibly diverse range of independent businesses
  • and thriving food and drink scene, the city is also home
  • to the headquarters of several national brands including
  • Virgin, Aviva, Kettle Foods and Naked Wines, contributing
  • to Norwich being voted the happiest place to work in the
  • UK, 2016. With a growing international reputation for
  • world-changing research, the joint venture at the Norwich
  • Research Park between the UEA and the Norfolk and
  • Norwich University Hospital includes scientists that are
  • amongst the top 1% of the world's most highly cited.
  • Home to both the Norwich University of the Arts and
  • the University of East Anglia, a Top 15 UK University and
  • ranked Top 200 world-wide, and Norwich School, the
  • region's top independent school, quality education in
  • Norwich is in abundance.

Additional information

  • Norfolk's cultural verve
  • Norwich offers a lifestyle that both leads the way and sets
  • the pace in Norfolk's cultural verve.
  • The city bustles with creativity, flourishing entrepreneurship
  • and cutting-edge research as well as connectivity, the
  • beautiful countryside and fabulous coastline beyond.
  • It's an historic city, with a distinctly modern attitude.
  • From the Norman castle and Norwich Cathedral to the
  • Forum, built to mark the new millennium, the city is packed
  • with eye-catching architecture that spans the centuries,
  • creating an endlessly fascinating backdrop to modern living.
  • Founded on the River Wensum, Norwich was once an
  • important trade route. Today, the river is once again
  • breathing life into the city, and offering you a unique lifestyle.
  • Riverside living in an ever-evolving city.
  • Directions: From A to B Here, there and everywhere Canary Quay is situated half a mile from Norwich central railway station, within a 10 minute walk from your home, you can arrive at London Liverpool Street in just 1hr 50mins. With superb access to a main road network, by car the A11, A47 and A146 can be reached within 5 minutes. Within a 7 minute walk you can discover cinemas, eateries, bowling and bars at the Riverside Leisure Complex, or stroll over to the city centre for some award-winning retail therapy in the city centre, only a 15 minute walk from your home. Cycling is a pleasure in Norwich with an abundance of cycle paths and routes winding their way through the city with ease. From Canary Quay you can be in the city centre in a mere 5 minutes ride from your front door and Whitlingham Park in 12 minutes. Travel with ease using the public transport network in the city, with over 100 bus routes available to use at your leisure you can travel to the city centre, UEA, surrounding districts and villages, the North Norfolk coast and more in under an hour. Home to its own International Airport, travelling further afield is easy and convenient with direct flights available to Italy, France, Spain, Greece, Germany and even Lapland to name just a few, located just 15 minutes drive from your home at Canary Quay.
  • EPC Rating = B