An unusual, spacious, curved, riverside penthouse located at a 15-minute walk along the Thames to Chelsea and the King’s Road.
It is a bright, comfortable living space with splendid views across London AND has a round kitchen!
There are two double beds, 2 cots for children (up to 3 years old) and lots of wardrobe space.
The kitchen is fully-equipped with all modern appliances including a washing machine.
Freshly laundered sheets and towels, as well as duvets, blankets and pillows, are provided.
There is also fibre-optic Wi-Fi access.
Secure, underground, car, bike and motorbike parking is available. It benefits from 24-hour security and video entry phone system.Guest Access
Guests will have access to the entire apartment and 24-hour secure undergound car park.Interaction with Guests
As much or as little as you would like.
I am always available to provide general information, directions on transports, local attractions and any other help you may require.The Neighborhood
The history of Battersea is scattered along the banks of the river Thames.
It has evolved from farmland to its’ current mix of converted warehouses, newly-renovated industrial spaces, architecture by Richard Rogers and Norman Foster, antique shops, art galleries, small boutiques, pubs and restaurants and is populated with a harmonious mix of young professionals and well-to-do families.
Its’ beautiful 200-acre park comes complete with running paths, tennis courts, lovely long walks and views of Chelsea Harbour, the Royal Albert Bridge and Battersea Bridge.
A short 20-minute walk south of the apartment is Northcote Road that has an abundance of bars, restaurants, cafes, bakeries, galleries, antique shops and is home to a week-end farmer's market!Getting Around
Helicopters, Zipcar and “Boris” bike stations are all within a 5min walk.
London River Bus service - Pier stop - Plantation Wharf - 1min walk
Bus Services: In front of building to Central London and access to the
Clapham Junction at 10min walk/3min-bus.
It is actually connected to everywhere and, officially, one of London's busiest interchange stations. Over 2,500 trains connect Clapham Junction Station to Central London and the rest of the United Kingdom.
It offers London Overground and National Rail access, together with more than 15 bus routes into and around Central London including access to the London Underground (Stations - Earl’s Court, Fulham Broadway, Victoria, Hammersmith and Sloane Square).
Easy access includes:
Main UK airports:
Gatwick Airports - 30 mins by train.
Heathrow Airport - 75mins or 45mins/taxi.
Other airports are easily accessible on public transport and detailed directions can be provided on request.
Sight-seeing: Buckingham and Kensington Palaces, Central London, the London Eye and the Houses of Parliament.
Shopping: King’s Road in Chelsea, Harrods and Bond, Oxford and Regent Streets.
Sports/Exhibitions: Chelsea and Fulham Football clubs, Olympia, Wimbledon,
Museums: Natural History and Science museums
Cultural Venues: Royal Albert Hall in Kensington, Royal Festival Hall on the South Bank, the Saatchi Gallery and the Tate Modern.
Nature: Hyde Park, Kew Gardens, Richmond Park and Battersea Park(URL HIDDEN)Battersea Park is a 10-minute riverside walk away and boasts a boating lake, sub-tropical garden, small Zoo, an athletics track, many routes for walkers, cyclists and runners, together with football, rugby, cricket and tennis courts.
It is English Heritage registered for its special historic interest.Other Things to Note
Any special items you may wish to have on arrival, including foodstuff, can be arranged with prior notice.
Check-out is by 11am and check-in anytime from 3pm. However, earlier arrivals and later departures can be accommodated, with prior arrangement. Luggage can be left for collection later in the day.
A cleaning fee of £50.00 will be added to the total price.