27th Nov 2019
2nd Jan 2020
- Listing status: sale
- Country: England
Hidden Gem: A discreet house for discerning owner with classical taste.
The upper parts of a Georgian townhouse, circa 1750, a few minutes from Green and Hyde Park, with own gated entrance on to Curzon Street conservation area, one of the most famous streets in London's Mayfair.
Running from Park Lane to Berkeley Square, the property is well placed for enjoying the best Mayfair has to offer in fine dining, shopping and art. The area is famed for its luxury boutiques and plays host to a selection of private members clubs, including Annabel's, 5 Hertford Street and world class hotels and restaurants.
Excellent transport links are also afforded by road and rail, with Green Park tube station only 0.3 miles away.
The house's history is well documented. Featured in many magazines including Vogue and House & Gardens. Re-built and fully restored with modern extensions, with windows and doors in the contemporary extension homage to Maison de Vere in Paris, designed and finished to the highest specification by experienced and well-respected architect and interior designer. To enjoy of light and space seldom seen in traditional interiors. Full compliance with planning and building controls.
The entrance, for privacy & security, has three separate gate and doors, original 18c.front door was restored and carriage hand finished in black enamel, marble hallway to American solid oaks stairs and floors, random width and pelleted boards, throughout the property.
Part air conditioning; all bedrooms and stairwell. Panasonic pbx telephone system throughout including front door and secondary door release from each handset.
The original part of the house has been restored in period with plaster cornice, dado, skirting, new sash windows and raised and fielded hardwood double doors. Wandsworth lighting switches etc. With 3 bedrooms and a study space this is an excellent home within an elegant upscale district.
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