Top Ten House Sales 2012-2013

The following post is a selection of the top ten properties ranging from luxurious family houses to penthouses in prime central London areas. Considered in the property choices were the amenities and services included, the location, the finish of the interior and overall desirability.

102 Fountain House Flat (9th/10th Floor) MAYFAIR W1K

                The Fountain House duplex apartment can be found along Park Lane in the prestigious Mayfair area. The 9th and 10th floor provide scenic views of both Hyde Park and London’s city skyline. The interior consists of wide grained oak, Italian leather, handpicked stone slabs and bespoke joinery creating an elegant finish throughout the 5 bedroom apartment. Located nearby are the luxurious shopping streets such as Bond and Mount Street including a number of leading hotels such as The Dorchester. Included in the apartment is a private lift with smart glass allowing it to become opaque at the touch of a button, a 1.4 meter wide bath which includes a 40” mirror vision TV, and all the latest technology available to residents.

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102 Fountain House

102 Fountain House

G.F.A: 3,907ft2

Selling Price: £19,500,000

Price Per Sq. Ft.: £4,991

 

25 Chesham Place Flat BELGRAVIA SW1

                 Located in the prime area of Belgravia, the four bedroom penthouse spread across the 2nd to 4th floors have the gardens of Chesham Place and Cadogan Place as its view. Within close proximity are the shops and restaurants of both Belgravia and Knightsbridge. Accompanied by a period façade, the interior of the penthouse is finished with the highest quality materials.

25 chesham place

25 Chesham Place

25 Chesham Place

G.F.A: 3,561 ft2

Selling Price: £13,250,000

Price Per Sq. Ft.: £3,721

 

29 Abingdon KENSINGTON W8

                 Located near the South of Kensington this newly constructed 4 bedroom townhouse comes with a garage, in house swimming pool and even an indoor cinema. There is also a passenger lift to all floors of the house and a food lift that connects to the dining room from the kitchen. Transportation links are nearby along with the shopping district of Kensington High Street as well as Stratford Village. It is also the only property selling for less than £2,000 per square foot.

 

29 Abingdon

29 interior

29 Abingdon

G.F.A: 4,887ft2

Selling Price: £7,500,000

Price Per Sq. Ft.: £1,535ft2

42 Academy Gardens, Duchess Of Bedfords Walk W8

On the second and third floor of the building, this apartment has 3 bedrooms along with studio vaulted ceilings in its principal reception room with views on the communal garden. Residents are safe through the 24 hour security service and can avail of underground parking spaces along with concierge services as well as a swimming pool and gym complex. Close by these living quarters is Kensington High Street, Notting Hill Gate and the greenery of Holland Park.

42 academy interior

42 Academy Gardens

42 Academy Gardens

G.F.A: 2,938ft2

Selling Price: £7,300,000

Price Per Sq. Ft.: £2,485ft2

5A mount street (3rd Floor) MAYFAIR W1

                                Sitting atop the corner of Mount Street and Carpenter Street, the 3 bedroom lateral apartment, lies in the resurging prime Mayfair area with an on looking view on Berkeley Square. The interior of the apartment is a clear reflection of the period red brick building facade, with rooms tastefully having a colour palette that matches the exterior. The apartment comes with air-conditioning, an integrated audio and lighting system giving residents full control of their environment along with a direct lift to their home.

5A Mount Street Interior

5A mount street

5A Mount Street

G.F.A: 2,088ft2

Selling Price: £5,650,000

Price Per Sq. Ft.: £2,706

80 Chelsea Park Gardens CHELSEA SW3

                With six bedrooms, the family house boasts of a large internal floor space, being furnished with the latest and to the highest standards. Included in the house are a 4.5 meter high ceiling studio room, a private cinema, a gym with a sauna and even a wine cellar. On the Southwest corner of Chelsea Park Gardens, the home also has a 65ft2 garden.

80 Chelsea Park Gardens

80 Chelsea Park Gardens Interior

80 Chelsea Park Gardens

G.F.A: 4,520ft2

Selling Price: £10,350,000

Price Per Sq. Ft.: £2,290

 

Beau House Pond Place CHELSEA SW3

                                Beau House Pond is a new build townhouse in Chelsea, with neighboring bars, restaurants and luxury shops which include Ralph Lauren and Stella McCartney. Included with a master bedroom are three en-suite bedrooms, while the fully furnished house benefits from floor heating, comfort cooling and a passenger lift. Residents also have the latest technology including both audio and visual control and security is provided through CCTV and an alarm system. There is also a media room dedicated to providing a cinematic experience with a surround sound system in place and a wine store capable of holding 120 bottles.

Beau House Pond Place

Beau House Pond Place interior

Beau House Pond Place

G.F.A: 4,220ft2

Selling Price: £

Price Per Sq. Ft.: £

17 South Terrace SOUTH KENSINGTON SW7

                 Positioned just off Thurloe Square, 17 South Terrace is a six bedroom family house arranged over five floors. It is also nearby renowned places such as Knightsbridge, South Kensington and Chelsea as well as Brompton and surrounding museums. With view on an excavated private rear garden, residents also can enjoy from a garden Jacuzzi. Inside there is also a double reception room along with a downward spiraling staircase that is surrounded by a wine cellar.

17 south terrace interior

17 south terrace

17 south terrace

G.F.A: 2,981 ft2

Selling Price: £5,965,000

Price Per Sq. Ft.: £2001

 

116 Pavilion Road KNIGHTSBRIDGE SW1

                 Although you should not be tricked by its unassuming period façade, this mews house located in Knightsbridge has undergone a complete refurbishment and extension by Threefold Architects. The result is a spacious master bedroom and a deepened basement that includes a sauna, steam room, gym and even a golf simulator that also acts as a viewing room. Equipped with the latest management technology allows home owners to control everything from light to security and climate control all with the touch of a button. The house can be found between Sloane Square and Cadogan Square placing it close by shops and amenities.

116 pavilion road

116 pavilion road

116 Pavilion Road Interior

G.F.A: 2,738 ft2

Selling Price: £5,750,000

Price Per Sq. Ft.: £2,100

 

Carrington House 32a Ovington Square KNIGHTSBRIDGE SW3

                                Standing at 60 foot wide, this newly constructed house is clearly a luxurious one with a size of around 5,300 square feet. With private gates and parking for up to 3 cars, the residence is situated near the corner of the Knightsbridge garden square and within walking distance of Harrods. Towards the rear of the house there is a landscaped garden while the impressive interior has tall ceiling heights, air conditioning, under floor heating and state of the art technology.

Carrington House 32a

Carrington House 32a Int

Carrington House

G.F.A: 5,286 ft2

Selling Price: £23,000,000

Price Per Sq. Ft.: £4,351