GEORGIAN TOWNHOUSE ON ONE OF BELGRAVIA’S MOST DISTINGUISHED ROADS
A rare opportunity to purchase a statement home on one of London’s finest addresses ....
This wonderful stucco-fronted townhouse on Belgravia’s Chester Row has recently been refurbished but retains the Georgian charm of the area.
Spread over five floors totalling 2,891 sq.ft, the house offers ample space for entertaining, with two floors of living space, multiple en-suites and private access to the ground floor bedroom. On the market for £6,350,000, with leading prime independent agent Russell Simpson, 12 Chester Row is a statement home in one of London’s most desirable areas.
Entering through a high-ceilinged hallway, the property opens onto the main reception room, leading to a stylish kitchen with varnished wooden floors. To the rear of the kitchen, French windows lead to a leafy courtyard, providing an abundance of natural light for the ground floor.
The first floor comprises of an elegant drawing room, boasting classic Belgravia proportions, floor to ceiling twin mirrors provide a modern twist, accentuating the high ceilings and a Juliet balcony. Leading on from the drawing room, a charming conservatory sunroom with original folding doors overlooks the courtyard garden.
The master bedroom encompasses the second floor, with pleasing views of Chester Row and substantial built in wardrobes. The en-suite is luxuriously finished in contrasting black and white marble with vanity mirror, bath and shower.
The third floor mirrors the second, with a bright and airy third bedroom with marble ensuite. The top floor houses a further bedroom, study and fourth bathroom.
The lower ground floor is a versatile space, with potential to serve as a self-contained apartment for boomerang children or grandparents. A generous reception room with courtyard access, bedroom, kitchen-utility and an ingeniously transformed larder turned bathroom complete the space. The floor benefits from its own private access, allowing residents freedom to come and go as they please without disturbing anyone.
Hugo Cordle, Sales Negotiator at Russell Simpson, comments; “for those looking for a home in one of London’s finest addresses, 12 Chester Row offers an exceptional opportunity. The surrounding area is steeped in history, with historic institutions nearby and there’s an abundance of excellent restaurants within walking distance. The lower ground floor bedroom with its separate entrance is particularly appealing, it could serve as a room for additional family members, a parent visiting to help with childcare or a child back from university.”
A swathe of Belgravia was designed by Thomas Cubitt, responsible for the east front of nearby Buckingham Palace and Queen Victoria’s summer home, Osborne House. Belgravia has a rich and storied history, 32 blue plaques commemorate notable past residents, including Prime Ministers, Stanley Baldwin and Neville Chamberlain, Mozart and James Bond creator Ian Fleming.
Situated in the heart of Belgravia, the property’s location is un-rivalled. The house is a stone throw from the iconic Elizabeth Street, famous for its seasonal flower displays, independent boutiques and restaurants. A five-minute walk leads to Sloane Square, one of London’s premier retail experiences.
Hyde Park is situated within comfortable walking distance and on Saturdays, Orange Square hosts the Pimlico Road Farmers’ Market. A range of transport links are located nearby, including Victoria Station for national rail and underground, and Sloane Square for Circle and District lines.
12 Chester Row is available through Russell Simpson for £6,350,000. Viewings are strictly by appointment only. For further information, Tel: 020 3761 9691 or visit: www.russellsimpson.co.uk