A stunning duplex penthouse home with private terrace garden, located in the heart of Covent Garden and available for occasional rent when the owners are out of town. The penthouse provides the peace and quiet of its residential courtyard setting, but is only a few minutes walk away from the Royal Opera House, the Covent Garden Piazza, West End theatres, shops, bars and restaurants.
The penthouse was recently completely redesigned by a leading architect and won an Architects Journal Retrofit Award for its design. The apartment is beautifully fitted throughout and includes walnut cabinetry, basalt stone floors and a stunning glass staircase. The owners have chosen beautiful furniture to complement the contemporary design of the apartment but which creates a warm and welcoming home. Flooded with light during the day, the apartment becomes a cosy oasis from the bustle of London at night.
The upper floor of the penthouse provides a huge open living space, with a relaxing and comfortable sitting area with a beautiful open fireplace and state-of-the art 3D television with surround sound. There is a fitted kitchen fitted with top quality appliances, including dish washing drawers, three built-in ovens and a dual-zone wine fridge. There is a large dining table that seats up to 10 people and the concertina doors open the full width of the apartment onto a private balcony.
The lower floor of the penthouse provides a large, light-filled entrance hall that leads to the three spacious bedrooms. The master bedroom has a super king-sized bed, built-in walnut wardrobes and a beautiful private bathroom suite which includes a walk-in rainfall shower and slipper bath tub. The main guest room has a king-sized bed, wardrobe and en-suite shower room. The third bedroom has a king-sized bed and a shower room immediately adjacent.
The apartment has a private terrace, equipped with a corner sofa, gas barbecue grill and beautiful architectural plants.
Access to the penthouse from the private courtyard is through a private front door and private lift to the lower level of the apartment. Access to the courtyard is controlled via video entry phone.
The apartment is only 2 - 3 minutes walk from bothCovent Garden Underground Station (Piccadilly line) and Tottenham Court Underground (Central and Northern lines).