Top Ten Best Luxury Property Developments in London

 

1. One Hyde Park    

Developer :                Candy and Candy

Location:                     Knightsbridge

Prices (£/sqft):          £5500/sqft to £7000/sqft 

About the Development:

Reknown as the World’s Most Expensive Address, the development offers 82 apartments with all the trimmings for the global elite from bullet proof glass to panic rooms and services from the Mandarin Oriental together topped off with decadent interior design from Candy and Candy. The development is situated in a magical spot a stone’s through from Harrod’s and the luxury retail of Brompton Road and Sloane Street but facing Hyde Park, perfect for the private jet setter and trophy home seeker.

 

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One Hyde Park Exterior

 

2. Bulgari Hotel and Residences

Developer :                Squire and Partners (Architects)

Location:                     Knightsbridge

Prices (£/sqft):          Upto £7000/sqft

About the Development:

The only luxury branded residence in a prime central London location, the Bulgari Residences include two penthouses situated above the Bulgari hotel a moment from One Hyde Park and also next door to The Knightsbirdge (the development was also built by the same build team behind The Knightsbridge). Residents are offered the luxury amenities of the hotel including private members club, ballroom, holisitic spa, mosaic swimming pool, private swimming and of course an impeccable concierge service.

 

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Exterior The Bulgari Hotel and Residences 

 

3.         The Lancasters

 Developer :                Northacre

Location:                     Lancaster Gate

Prices (£/sqft):          £1700/sqft – £3750/sqft

 About the Development:

With a period façade, offering luxurious high ceilings, with impeccably finished interiors, slick concierge and units designed by some of the biggest names in British interior design including Helen Green and Linley, The Lancasters has attracted UHMW who would previously shunned the North side of Hyde Park shattering all previous price records in the area.

 

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Interiors at The Lancasters

 

 

4. The Knightsbridge         

Developer :                Sammy Lee

Location:                     Knightsbridge

Prices (£/sqft):          £3000/sqft-£5250/sqft

About the Development:

Initally launched with an average asking price of £2,000psf (thought to be overpriced at the time in 2002 when it began selling by many market speculators) units in the development now achieve as much as £5,500psf for the best units in the two blocks. The Knightsbridge offers prime London living, concierge, parking and views of Hyde Park. Uniquely the development has a semi-circular bay for cars and taxis to collect and drop off residents combined with an impressive reception area, typically a characteristic of luxury blocks in Dubai and the Far East and rare feature of a prime central London development.

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Entrance to The Knightsbridge 

 

 

5. 21 Chesham Place

 Developer :                Candy and Candy

 Location:                     Belgravia

 Prices (£/sqft):          £2000/sqft-£4000/sqft

 About the Development:

A lesser known Candy and Candy project, this is a unique offering of six newly built lateral appartments in a Belgravia conservation area. Features include around the clock concierge,a stone swimming pool and fitness area, terraced area (for the ground floor unit) as well as formidable on site security. The Foster and Parners designed structure is also unique in that from the rear the building can been scene cascading below street level.

 

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Interior at 21 Chesham Place

 

 

6. Cornwall Terrace

 Developer :                Oakmayne

Location:                     Regent’s Park

 Prices (£/sqft):          £3000/sqft-£4000/sqft

 About the Development:

The development comprises the extensive refurbishment of John Nash designed terraced homes on the banks of Regents Park developed into eight separate luxury houses providing elite living in architectural splendor.

 

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Cornwall Terrace 

7. The Lansbury

Developer :                Finchatton

Location:                     Knightsbridge

Prices (£/sqft):          £2000/sqft – £4500/sqft

About the Development:

The latest project from Finchatton, on the doorstep of Harrods, stormed headlines as the penthouse achieved a sale for £1million over the asking price within 24 hours of its launch. All units in the development sold out not too long  after with the final sale being achieved for the G,LG duplex. The development is made up of six units and services include full concierge, valet, room service, and house keeping, as well as access to the use of the Capital hotel’s restaurant, bar, and gym.

 

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Interior at The Lansbury 

 

8.  NeoBankside

Developer :                Native Land

 Location:                     Southwark

Prices (£/sqft):          £1100sqft-£2000/sqft

 About the Development:

The only development on the list outside of super prime London, the Southwark development has regentrifried surroundings with breathtaking views of iconic sites on the North bank such as St Pauls Cathedral combined with lateral living. The exposed exo-structrural design is a trademark trait of architects Rogers Stirk Harbour and Partners who were also behind One Hyde Park. This is tipped to be an iconic buidling along the South Bank which is housing a large number of new large scale developments. Native Land are developers to watch with forthcoming schemes at Alpha Place in Chelsea and 30 Old Burlington Street in Mayfair.

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 Neo Bankside View and Interior

 

9. The Walpole

Developer :                Oliver Burns

Location:                     St James’s

Prices (£/sqft):          £3000/sqft-£4500/sqft

About the Development:

Lavishly furnished and well executed, The Walpole is situated in a dsicreet, quiet street in St James’s by the Ritz and facing Green Park. Unique features in inculde a penthouse with a roof terrace and views across London.

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 Bathroom at The Walpole

 

10. 3-10 Grosvenor Crescent

Developer :                Grosvenor

Location:                     Belgravia

Prices (£/sqft):          £2600/sqft-£3800/sqft

About the Development:

Launched in 2012, these newly refurbished homes consist of 15 apartments, which include five grand apartments ranging from 4,567 to 11,181 square feet. Services include a 24 hour concierge staff as well as secure underground parking as well as interior design by Helen Green. 3-10 Grosvenor Crescent is fairly unique in that it offers the opportunity to live in a historic period building with a modern, high specification finish, complete with additional services. Some of the apartments include a private gym and swimming pool.

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Exterior 3-10 Grosvenor Crescent