A fantastically designed two bedroom penthouse apartment with private roof terrace is available for purchase in Mayfair, London. But what makes this apartment different and so very special is its long list of notable former inhabitants and the mark that they have left on the property.
The blue plaque on the outside of this Grade II listed property already provides a hint for potential buyers of the history of the home. Formerly a ‘royal residence’ and home to HRH Alexander Mountbatten, the grandson of Queen Victoria, the property on Dunraven Street has hosted many a royal figure in its time. Since then it has also been the home of famous author P.G Wodehouse – renowned for his characters Jeeves And Worster.
Located between Park Street and Park Lane, two already famous London addresses, this breathtaking duplex is located on the top two floors and is spread across the entire area of the magnificent building. This huge amount of space, thanks to the very high ceilings, is increased due to the unique stylings provided by its most recent owner. The acclaimed fashion designer Alexander McQueen, who died in 2010, was the most recent owner of this duplex which has since been designed and styled in homage to his incredible life and work.
Britain’s most famous and globally recognised fashion designer he was awarded a CBE for his dedication to fashion and his positive impact in this field across the globe. His career has been mirrored in the penthouse, most notably in the ’fashion catwalk’ lined with mirrors and prints of his most iconic work.
The property boasts ensuite bedrooms with large walk-in wardrobes, modern ensuites and views across London, a large bespoke Clive Christian kitchen and breakfast bar, and a tremendous chandelier filled dining room with French doors that open come to the 700 square foot rooftop terrace, with bar and BBQ area, that provides a unique panorama over London’s West End.
On the market with a luxury Mayfair estate agent company for £6,000,000 the The combination of style history and location is one that doesn’t come along often. Covering just under 1800sq.ft of precious Mayfair estate this duplex is ready to have its next owner put their own stamp on this incredible opportunity.