From the flat you can see the park, lake and are opposite the Cafe in the park which offers breakfasts,lunches, great coffee. Lots of light from huge Georgian windows. Neighbourhood is friendly, full of life. There are art galleries, a lido, markets (Brick Lane is a short bus ride away) and loads of transport links.
No visitors to be brought back home without prior permission. We usually turn the Wifi off at 11.30pm.