Aldgate East is a lively area made up of many exhibitions, contemporary bars and unique boutiques. Living within Aldgate East means residents are only a few minutes from Aldgate Station. Within the London borough of Tower Hamlets, Aldgate East has a large choice of restaurants and bars not too far away on Brick Lane meaning that there is always a variety of different styles to cater for your requirements. The large increase in young professionals choosing to live within Aldgate East has helped the area grow and thrive.

With the neighbouring area of Shoreditch being close by this also expands on the selection of eateries and shops whilst also offering parks, open spaces and activity centres.

Aldgate is home to some of London’s most famous landmarks and modern architecture including the Gherkin. Traditional pubs, restaurants and shops and markets provide residents and visitors plenty to choose from.

New residents are interested in the popular area as there are a variety of different property types from purpose built flats, converted warehouses, and traditional Georgian houses. The upcoming area where developers are choosing to invest in is appealing to professionals who are interested in living in an area with great transport links to the city. With the large choice in both DLR and underground stations, Aldgate East will continue to be appealing to commuters once the Crossrail is complete.

These great additions and interest in the area does of course have an impact on the property prices which have gradually increased over the years however having a large choice of property styles, transport and entertainment Aldgate East is a great choice for residents.

For families looking to move into the area there are plenty of schools to choose from.

Primary Schools

  • Canon Barnett Primary School
  • Christ Church CofE School
  • Sir John Cass's Foundation Primary School
  • English Martyrs Roman Catholic Primary School

Secondary Schools

  • London Enterprise Academy
  • Al Ashraaf Secondary School
  • Ebrahim Academy
  • London East Academy