The Old Lock House, on the river Lea in East London

Stratford, United Kingdom


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Welcome to the Lock Keeper's Cottage on Blaker Island. A country house in the old industrial east end of London, on the River Lea. We would like the house to be occupied whilst we visit our family over Christmas and new year to deter any

Home & location

The house has 3 bedrooms, a kayak, a piano and very friendly neighbours. 10 min walk to the nearest tube (stratford), bus stop 2 min walk. It has an interesting history. In early 1800’s the island on which this house stands was occupied

  • House
  • High-speed WiFi
  • Family friendly
  • City


- put blinds down in the evening and up in the morning - turn on the outside lights in the evening - water the grass every day (we just laid new turf) - put the lights on when you're in - enjoy the house - we do not have any pets to look

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We were so lucky to have been choose to look after this home in it's magical location. Great encounters with the friends and family who we met. Beautiful

Stayed · 21 Dec 2019 - 03 Jan 2020

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