Aldgate was the eastern most gateway through London wall leading from the City of London to Whitechapel and the East End of London.  Aldgate gives its name to the ward of the City.  Aldgate is a great area to reside for City professionals as it has the key DLR link to Canary Wharf enabling easy and quick access to London’s new financial district.  Due to its key location and popularity there has been a high volume of residential development over the years, which does mean that there is not much open space, but there are a few parks to be enjoyed. However this development has been accompanied with the benefit of having a great choice of restaurants and wine bars to enjoy after a hard days work.

Places of Interest

The Mahogany Bar
Wilton's Music Hall, Graces Alley, London, E1

Electric Blue Gallery
64 Middlesex Street, Spitalfields, London, E1

Petticoat Lane Market
Middlesex Street, Spitalfields, London, E1

Leadenhall Market
Whittington Avenue, Aldgate, London, EC3V

Konditor & Cook
The Gherkin, 30 St Mary Axe, Aldgate, London, EC3A

Transport Links

Aldgate Station ( Circle line and the Metropolitan Line)
Aldgate East (District and Hammersmith Line)

Tower Gate Way (DLR)
Easy access to A2, , A13, A100  North Circular and M11

Numerous buses offering access to the West End and the City.
42  to Elephant & Castle
15 to West End
78 to Shoreditch
115 to Eastham
25 to Oxford Circus

Local Authority

London Borough of Tower Hamlets


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