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Comfortable 3 Bedroom 3 Bathroom Family Home In London's Zone 1 With Rare Garden

People7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 1,776 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 2.5 Bathroom, 7 Sleeps

Welcome to my home and welcome to this amazing city! This is a beautifully 3 bedroom Chelsea Town house, set out over 3 floors. But don't take my word for it... let me walk you through it a little more! The house has a really spacious and colorful living room which has a real family feel to it. There is are comfy sofas and an additional chairs for guests to use where you can put your feet up in the evenings, kick back and relax! The spacious 1st floor living area is 'L' shaped with windows and French doors ( to a balcony) along the length of one wall, making the room bright and welcoming. There is a full wall length display/bibliotheca holding large flat screen TV. where overhead lighting adds greatly to softening the evening mood lighting, Top tip, try out the Duke of York Square international food market on Saturday which is just down the road from Sloane Square tube station and a mere 5 minute walk from our house -you will be sure to take home some edible goodies from here! If cooking a gourmet meal at home is more your thing, then rest assured the ground floor kitchen/ dining room will have everything you need in it such as all the basic condiments, and as an added extra we make sure that there is also always plenty of tea, coffee and sugar so that you can make yourself a traditional British cuppa in the morning! There are also all the mod-cons such as toaster, kettle and dishwasher that you might expect. We really want to ensure that you have a comfortable stay here in London! There are three bedrooms in the house.

The first of the 3 double bedrooms lies across the hallway from the sitting room and which has parquet flooring, rugs, built in wall-to-wall wardrobes and large en-suite bath/shower master bedroom has a king sized bed and an en-suite bathroom and bedrooms number two and three have double and twin single beds respectively. There is also plenty of storage space for guests to store all their belongings in all of the bedrooms. As mentioned, there is an en-suite bathroom for the master bedroom. There is also a second bathroom for guests to use. Both bathrooms are bright and contemporary in style and both having baths (which really is a treat in central London) with fixed showers overhead. The bathrooms will always come stocked with white fluffy towels and paper but because of skin allergy risks guests are advised to bring or purchase all their essential toiletries such as shampoo, shower gel and hand soap so that you have a comfortable stay in London. All of our bed linen and towels are professionally laundered and pressed for each visit and our pillows and duvets are non-allergenic, At the top of the house a door leads out onto a private patio but we have restricted access to this area on the grounds of the height of the safety railings. But, you do have a garden in which to relax, so this cosy suntrap is not the only place where you can enjoy your breakfast or a fabulous hideaway for an afternoon read - the garden is a perfect place to pause and take a breath from the hustle and bustle of this vibrant city! The house comes with a washing machine, iron and ironing board, so that you can look fresh for exploring the city or for any business meetings! A baby cot and high chair can be provided upon request.

Other things to note My house is set out over 3 floors and the entrance is on the ground floor of the building. This means there are some stairs inside which may make this unsuitable for people with mobility issues. Please note that no BBQ or fires allowed in the garden and of course not anywhere else in the house either. Noise in the garden is especially prohibited on the grounds of local bylaws against noise nuisance and also for the sake of elderly neighbours who will surely place a formal complaint against us via the local authorities. Such complaints in London result in the immediate cessation of the stay by way of a police order - nobody wants that to happen, so the warning and explanation is better stated now rather than later.

There is a separate laundry room which means you do not have to hear the noise of a tumble dryer, or washing machine. There is a third toilet room located on the ground floor with hand wash basin.

The apartment comes with a washing machine, iron and ironing board, so that you can look fresh for exploring the city or for any business meetings!

Guest Access:

The house is your own. Cleaned professionally with fresh luxury linens, and prepared for each new visitor. Guest May access all parts of the property except for the front balconies for the sake is safety.

Other things to note

My apartment is set out over 3 floors and the entrance is on the ground floor of the building. This means there are some stairs inside which may make this unsuitable for people with mobility issues. Please note that no BBQ or fires allowed in the patio, and of course not anywhere else in the flat either.

Guest interaction:

We are on hand to help solve problems or assist with local information.

Neighborhood overview

Features · Victoria & Albert Museum - Royal Kensington Gardens - Hyde Park - Buckingham Palace - Harrods - Kings Road · Sloane Square · Saatchi Gallery · International · Exclusive · Glamorous - established residential - occupied by real Londoners - local children's playground. Two metro stops to Piccadilly, Leicester Square, Soho - 5 stops (3 minute/stop) to Covent Garden - Big Ben/Parliament Square/Westminster Abbey, 4 short metro stops. Oh Chelsea! Where do I begin to describe you?! If you are a shopaholic, you will know Chelsea for its high end boutiques on Sloane Street and Kings Road. If you are a sports fan, you will know Chelsea for the famous Chelsea Football Club. If you are into home interiors, the you will know Chelsea for the Chelsea Design Centre and the stores on New Kings Road. If you are a culture vulture, then you will know that the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea houses some of the greatest museum's in the world - the Natural History Museum, the Victoria & Albert Museum with Harrods and Buckingham Palace just a 5 to 8 minute straight line, £6, taxi ride away etc. So you see Chelsea has something for everyone. From fast cars to fast fashion you will find the best of everything here. Now the house itself is just off Kings Road so you will be in all the action within 2 minutes but the street on which the house is located is actually very quiet. You won't find a more exciting place for your stay in London.

Getting around

Getting around Sloane Square tube station is just a 10 minute walk away from the apartment so you will be well connected to the tube system. This station is serviced by the Circle and District lines so you can hop on here and be in South Kensington station (for all the museums) or Victoria station within minutes. You are a even closer to South Kensington metro station which is serviced by the District, Circle and Piccadilly lines which is the direct line to Heathrow Airport. There are also plenty of buses in the area, which are a great way of travelling if you like to have a peek at your surroundings as you travel. A great local tip is to download the Citymapper app. This free app will plan your journey for you efficiently and quickly. It gives you a variety of different transport options such as bike, rail, tube and Uber taxi. It will also take you step by step through your journey as you travel and notify you when you are nearing your destination.

More Details

Owner
Otto Vanstratten
Member since: 2016
Speaks English, French, Dutch
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
3 May, 2018

About Otto Vanstratten

Semi-retired Company Acquisitions Advisor , looking for life in a slower lane. Lived a life just like everyone else here in London’s fine metropolis. I have lived in a few beautiful cities but I am content to be drawn back to my roots.

Otto Vanstratten purchased this house in 1997

Why Otto Vanstratten chose Chelsea

Location - real London, occupied by local Londoners; a well-kept kept area, close to all the best facilities London has to offer. A genuinely quiet street, yet in the centre of London, close to public travel facilities, shops, restaurants, parks, playground, museums, metro and etc ...

Price - not so expensive at the time of purchase ( comparatively speaking).

Layout - A real home over 3 floors with garden (rare in London’s Zone 1), large utility room, several bathrooms/toilets.

What makes this house unique

Location, size and layout

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Chelsea in Stanley

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1776 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower)
  • Radiators and heated towel rails with storage space.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed
  • Two double beds, twin single beds and mobile single bed. All bedrooms have full length wardrobes.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • gambling casinos
  • photography
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • tennis
Notes:
Good walkers can go to all the major sites on foot or take the metro one or two stops.

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Location

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Heathrow and Gatwick Airports
Nearest Barpub
350 Metres
The Cardigan Arms
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Miles
Thames Ferry
Nearest Train
0.3 Miles
Sout Kensington
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
M4
Nearest Restaurant
40 Metres
Toms Kitchen
Nearest Beach
45 Miles
Brighton beach
Car: not necessary

The location of this property is fantastic, right in the heart of London. You can walk to many of London's major attractions, including the British Museum, the Victoria and Albert Museum, Hyde Park, Kensington Palace, with Buckingham Palace, Houses of Parliament and ‘Big Ben’, Tate Britain, being two stops on the London Underground. Belgravia and Sloane Square Theatre are a walk away with the famous Kings Road shops just minutes away.

You can take the Underground train from Heathrow directly to South Kensington on the Paccadily line and do a straight walk from South Kensington Station or jump into a taxi for the short trip of a few minutes directly to the house on Marlborough Street.

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £98
Damage Deposit £250

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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