Prime Central London Property of the Week : 1 Cheyne Gardens

1 Cheyne Gardens is a freehold family home offering an abundance of lateral living space in the heart of Chelsea. Perpendicular to the Cheyne Walk, which has housed famous residents from Keith Richards and Mick Jagger to former British Prime Minister David Lloyds George, 1 Cheyne Gardens was built in the early 18th century. Asking a price tag of £26,000,000 (the house offers an extremely generous 7,100 square feet of living space featuring eight bedrooms, seven bathrooms, and uniquely six reception rooms. The house is on the market for the first time in many years and has been extensively refurbished. A luxurious family home of this size in Chelsea would not be complete without a garden which is offered at the rear of the house together with a roof terrace with views across the river Thames.

The trophy home is ideal both for entertaining and elite family living and is closeby to the King’s Road, the world famous retail thoroughfare which runs through Chelsea with its chic retail outlets such as Pinko and Rigby and Peller and trendy cafes such as Bluebird. Chelsea once had a bohemian reputation in London, housing artists of all sorts. This reputation has endured and Chelsea remains known as an area synonymous with innovation and influence and remains attractive to due the offering of some of the countries best schools, independent stores and restaurants and its overall quaint charm. The neighbourhood has housed many celebrities from musicians the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, and Eric Clapton to writers Oscar Wilde and J.R.R. Tolkien.

1 Cheyne Gardens Front View

1 Cheyne Front

One of the Six Reception Rooms

 CHeyne Gardens reception room

The Garden to the Rear of the House

Garden cheyne

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