This property has now been taken off the market (as of 05 November 2018).
2 Bed Flat, West Kensington, W14
This is an immaculately presented large and well located 2 double bedroom flat situated very close to High Street Kensington and forms part of an attractive C19 period stucco London town house. It has undergone a full refurbishment to a very high and specification rarely seen anywhere in the London rental market. The overall look and feel is contemporary Scandinavian, with clean lines, neutral walls, limed oak flooring, quality modern art prints and quality fittings. The heating, and high quality LED lighting systems are highly efficient and create a comfortable atmospheric home. Key highlights include:
- large and airy flat of over 700 sq ft
- stylish open plan Scandinavian style kitchen living room
- two good sized double bedrooms with large wardrobes
- spacious modern bathroom with bath and shower
- separate utility room, laundry and clothes drying racks
- front and rear patio gardens looking over landscaped gardens
- private entrance and hallway
Kitchen Living Room:
The kitchen comprises a long galley (4.2m) with extensive worktop area. The appliances include a large double sink with flexi Groha faucet; Bosch dishwasher; 6 burner Smeg double oven with large integrated extractor fan; Samsung family size fridge freezer. The extensive solid wood cupboards are custom made in Shaker style to a Plain English design and hand painted. Separating the kitchen from the dining area is a 1950's style run of Vitsoe shelving to offer an element of separation between the kitchen and lounge. The lounge area includes a large and comfortable "L" shaped settee and flat screen Sony TV. The 4 seater solid elm dining table is original 1950's Ercol, as is the coffee table.
Double Bedroom No 1:
The first bedroom overlooks the landscaped gardens and contains a king sized bed with a clean luxury mattress and topper with ample storage underneath and fitted wall lights for good reading. The large double wardrobe is custom made with solid wood doors, ample shelf space and numerous practical drawers. There is book-shelving and an antique captains chair for the study area and small desk.
Double Bedroom No 2:
The second bedroom overlooks the flat's private patio and contains a double bed with a clean luxury mattress and topper, again with ample storage underneath and fitted wall lights for good reading. Again there is a large double wardrobe, custom made with solid wood doors, ample shelf space and numerous practical drawers. The room's separate study area contains a large C19 French bookcase and desk space with another antique Captains chair.
Occasional Guest Bed:
The lounge settee is large and lends itself to being set up as an extremely comfortable occasional guest bed for a visitor should the need arise.
The spacious bathroom includes a high quality Italian bath and a double head Groha thermostatic shower system and high quality shower screen. There are two large mirrored bathroom cabinets with glazed mirror doors. There are two Bisque electric towel rails, a large radiator and underfloor heating to keep the room warm at all times. The large sink is by Laufen and includes two double drawers under and simple Groha taps. For those in the know, the street water feed was upgraded to 32mm ensuring excellent water pressure throughout the flat, including the shower.
The Utility Room:
The good sized utility room has a John Lewis washing machine and Miele dryer. There are two large drying racks for hanging out washing, with two radiators (winter) and under floor heating (summer) to dry. There is worktop space over the appliances, neat additional storage cupboards, a large utility shelf unit and a very large Butlers sink with chef's tap for household cleaning. The Henry Hoover sits neatly hidden away within the storage space.
Front Garden & Entrance Hallway:
The flat is entered by it's own front door behind which sits an attractive lobby with custom made shoe and general store cupboard. The lounge and dining area looks out onto a private front patio with attractive tree and facility for safe storage of bicycles.
At the rear of the flat is a private patio garden space with table and chairs, overlooking quiet and extensively planted landscaped gardens and trees. The patio has been attractively finished with re-claimed York stone slabs and has atmospheric lighting for the evenings.
W14 is a safe, pleasant and quiet neighbourhood. The flat itself is highly secure with a full Banham alarm, Banham locks and window security throughout for peace of mind.
Geographically the flat is positioned in West Kensington within the Avonmore Conservation Area. It is close to Olympia and within a 6 minute walk of Kensington High Street (north east) and Hammersmith (west). Transport links include West Kensington tube and Barons Court tube and the many bus routes running into central London. It is a 10 minute walk to the local restaurants in High Street Kensington and Holland Park.
Parking & Cycles:
Parking permits area readily available from the London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham (the Council Tax authority) for approximately £120.00 pa. The front patio garden includes an extra strong lock fixing for securely locking cycles off-street.
This is a large and highly considered flat which has been developed to the highest contemporary standard. It will immediately make a sophisticated and stylish home for discerning professional tenants who appreciate genuine quality.
Price & Bills
|Broadband||Prices & Availability|
|Minimum Tenancy||12 Months|
|Station/Stop||Time from property|
|West Kensington Station||6 minute walk|
|Kensington (Olympia) , Underground Station||7 minute walk|
|Kensington (Olympia)||9 minute walk|
|Barons Court Station, Underground Station||10 minute walk|