A penthouse apartment located in the crown of one of London’s most admired architectural wonders is for sale - with an asking price of £11.5 ($15.64) million.
Hidden in, arguably, the most recognized gothic building in the world - St Pancras Chambers - the entirety of this 6000 sqft apartment is an ornate maze of urban grandeur and elegant home decor furnishings.
The property is complete with a statement dangling chandelier in the entrance hall and a view that frames the capital’s skyline from your bedroom.
The exterior’s splendor is equally mirrored around the penthouse's interior - most notably through its original Victorian beams that are an authentic reminder of the property’s history as a water tower.
The beams are a staple feature of the vast open-plan living space, that includes a dining area and a private home bar where you can host the house party of the decade.
Despite towering above the city, the property is oozing with rich elements of a rural country house, boasting high ceilings, a spacious master bedroom, and two guest bedroom suites.
There are also two kitchens, a home office, and a rooftop area, which showcases London’s skyscrapers in all their glittering glory.
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Spanning from the fifth to the seventh floor of Sir George Gilbert Scott’s masterpiece, the apartment is accessed via a private elevator on the sixth floor.
However, the amenities of this mid-nineteenth century icon are not limited to the penthouse, as St. Pancras Chambers also boasts a globally renowned hotel, a spa, and a private members club - in case your stylish home bar isn’t already sufficient.
St Pancras is also, perhaps most famously, known as the Gateway to Europe - with frequent train services to Paris in just over two hours - meaning it really is possible to enjoy a morning coffee and croissant by the Seine after a night of partying in London Town.
We volunteer to take care of this apartment if nobody snaps it up soon. It’s a tough job, but somebody has to do it.
Agent Jamie Marshall (opens in new tab) of Nest Seekers International has described the listing as a ‘once in a generation opportunity, before advertising the property as a bespoke home’ in a ‘world-class location’.
A world-class location, with access to the world. We could not love this any more than we do.
You can discover more about the property by contacting the agent at +447498 305 521/ JamieM@nestseekers.com.
Megan is a News Writer across Future Plc’s homes titles, including Livingetc and Homes & Gardens. As a News Writer, she often focuses on micro-trends, wellbeing, celebrity-focused pieces, and everything IKEA.
Before joining Future, Megan worked as a News Explainer at The Telegraph, following her MA in International Journalism at the University of Leeds. During her BA in English Literature and Creative Writing, she gained writing experience in the US while studying in New York. Megan also focused on travel writing during her time living in Paris, where she produced content for a French travel site. She currently lives in London with her antique typewriter and expansive collection of houseplants.
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