25th Aug 2021
23rd Nov 2021
- Listing status: sale
- Country: England
One of Covent Garden's grandest apartments with spectacular period features and iconic south facing views over the world famous piazzaLocation
Situated in the heart of the culture rich West End on a charming cobbled street, the property is perfectly positioned for the area's upmarket boutiques, restaurants, theatres, museums and hotels. Covent Garden, having benefitted from a significant investment and development programme in recent years, is now one of London's finest and most picturesque retail and restaurant neighbourhoods.
Local transport links include Covent Garden underground station (0.1 miles) and Tottenham Court Road underground station (0.5 miles).Description
Steeped in history and grandeur, this exceptional apartment is one of the finest in Covent Garden. Having been carefully restored, the apartment has been designed to provide luxurious modern day living whilst preserving its many original period features. Occupying the entire first floor, the apartment boasts seven grand sash windows across the full width of the building's façade allowing wonderful natural light into the kitchen / dining room and two reception rooms, with south facing views over the beautiful Covent Garden piazza, including the historic St. Paul's church, which dates back to 1633 and was designed by the notable architect Inigo Jones.
The period features in the spectacular central reception room are exquisite, including Baroque plaster decoration, bolection mouldings, panelling and cornice detailing across the walls and ceiling. The spacious kitchen / dining room comes with fully integrated appliances and a beautiful feature fireplace, and there is a further reception room / study also with a feature fireplace. The impressive principal bedroom suite includes a dressing area with fitted wardrobes and en suite bathroom with a bath and separate shower. There is a further generous double bedroom with en suite bathroom, and a separate guest cloakroom. This unique apartment offers exceptional ceiling heights in excess of 4 metres and further benefits from air-conditioning.
Square Footage: 2741 sq ft
Leasehold with approximately 109 years remaining
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