UK Sotheby’s International Realty proudly present this outstanding turnkey penthouse set in a Grade II listed building on the highly sought-after and prestigious Manresa Road in the heart of Chelsea.
As one steps into this stunning third floor penthouse, one is impressed by the luxurious interior design and the great attention to detail, while maintaining a soft personal touch throughout. This impressive property offers an amazing and rare to find 7000 sqft of lateral living space on one level in Prime Central London.
The private lift opens into an impressive and welcoming entrance which leads into an expansive living, dining, kitchen and family area spread over nearly 2500 sqft. The area is divided into a formal living/dining area overlooking the London Eye and the Shard. A stand out feature is a beautiful glass cabinet which can store up to 700 bottles of wine. On the other side is the more relaxed family area and a stylish and well planned kitchen with bespoke joinery. The kitchen and family area open out to a large South/West facing terrace which runs laterally across the length of the apartment. The terrace is set up with an outdoor kitchen, an electronically controlled canopy and outdoor electric heaters.
The entire penthouse is equipped with a state of art high specification air conditioning system, the service control for which is through an electronically controlled access panel in the center of the recessed ceiling in the living area.
The living area leads through a hall to the guest bathroom and three big rooms currently being used respectively as an office, a billiards room and a gym. These three rooms have plumbing under the floors giving the option to be converted into bedrooms if required. There is a utility room off this area housing professional grade appliances.
A corridor leads to the three bedrooms. All three bedrooms have ensuite facilities. The bedrooms are very well lit and have ample storage. The principal bedroom suite offers stunning sweeping views.
This penthouse is offered with 2 self contained and air conditioned studio apartments located in the lower ground level. In the basement are 2 underground lock up garages and a further car parking space large enough to park two small cars. 2 RBKC resident permits for on street parking can also be procured. Access to the underground car park is via a ramp which is equipped with Automatic Number Plate Recognition.
This unique property also benefits from the use of a mature and award winning landscaped private garden at the rear of the building for the exclusive use of the residents of the building.
Manresa Road is regarded as the most private/discreet and prestigious residential building in prime Chelsea, with 15 apartments accessed over two main entrances. The building is managed by a dedicated building manager and there is also a full time gardener to maintain and look after the extensive mature private garden. There is a 24 hour concierge plus 24 hour security with 52 cameras across the building. Owners are eligible for RBKC parking permits.
• Square footage : 7000 sqft
• EPC Rating : D
• Tenure : Share of Freehold
• Service Charge = £150,000 to £180,000 per annum
• Council tax band = H
• Local Authority = Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea