The heart of Hackney roughly extends north from Mare Street and Hackney Central. To the north of the borough are Upper Clapton and Lower Clapton, Stamford Hill and Stoke Newington.
To the east is the large open space of Hackney Marshes and the districts of Hackney Wick and Homerton. In South Hackney, near Victoria Park, there is terraced Victorian and Edwardian housing.
There are 1,300 listed buildings in Hackney, including the iconic Grade II* Hackney Empire, Tudor Sutton House, and the Grade I medieval St Augustine’s Tower.
The Borough contains 25 conservation areas including Clapton Square, and urban open-spaces including Clapton Common and Clissold Park. Conservation areas also protect large areas of Georgian and Victorian housing, and areas of industrial heritage.
Average Rental Prices
- One bedroom flat: £350pw
- Two bedroom flat: £425pw
- Two bedroom house: £475pw
- Three bedroom house: £550pw
Average Sale Prices
- One bedroom flat: £400,000 – £450,000
- Two bedroom flat: £550,000 – £625,000
- Two bedroom house: £750,000
- Three bedroom house: £900,000 – £1,100,000