SA designed home on sale in London
World-renowned South African designer Stephen Falcke, whose commissions include the Royal Palace of Monaco, the Saxon Boutique Hotel and the De Vinci Hotel, has created a unique interior whose hallmarks are style, luxury and comfort. The apartment is currently up for sale, at a starting price of £19,950,000.
The luxury apartment boasts private entrance lobby and well-appointed living spaces that include an open plan reception room with designated living, dining and bar areas, media/family room, kitchen/breakfast room with access to terrace, study, guest cloakroom, as well as a sumptuous master bedroom suite with two luxurious en suites, extensive walk-in dressing space, a two guest bedroom suites with bathroom en suite. At the going price I wouldn't expect anything less.
What makes this apartment so expensive is that it is located in the heart of Knightsbridge, one of the world's most exclusive and sought after addresses in London. The apartment building offers 24 hour concierge service and various other luxuries to tenants. Constructed in 1896, Montpelier Hall is a magnificent Queen Anne style Victorian building commissioned by wealthy heiress Anne Towy Hall.
With bespoke stone fireplaces at either end, six windows and floors in fumed natural oiled oak, the main reception room provides an abundance of lateral living space divided into three distinct areas: drawing room, bar area and dining room.
The interconnecting reception room and the family / media room with adjoining study, create reception and entertaining space almost 25 metres in length that spans the entire frontage of the building, with 10 windows maximising natural illumination, creating a bright and airy ambience.
The kitchen/breakfast room opens on to an outside terrace, creating the perfect place for breakfast, informal dining, and entertaining. The kitchen is fitted with Boffi wall and base units with black stone worktops and stainless steel splashbacks. Gaggenau Appliances include ovens, hob, extractor, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, fridge/ freezer and wine fridge.
The inspired design of the apartment allows for complete privacy to the sumptuous master bedroom suite which has a balcony, extensive walk-in dressing space with mirrors, complete with two luxurious en suite bathrooms. The terrace and balcony feature granite paving and steel / glass balustrades in contemporary design. A combination of rustic silk and textured wall coverings, silk/velvet fabric panels and specialist paint finishes adorn the bedroom suites. Flooring is silk / wool carpets.
Both guest bedroom suites have an en suite shower room and access to a spacious balcony.