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Stylish townhouse near river in Zone 2, 14 min to London - 3 bed/2 bath maisonette with terrace, fast wifi, washer dryer

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 914 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Description

3 bed/2 bath maisonette with terrace, fast wifi, washer dryer

A beautiful, stylish and sunny maisonette set on the 1st and 2nd floors of a classic London townhouse in Inner London, Zone 2, just 14 min by train to Zone 1, or 25 min by river ferry.

-Fully equipped kitchen with coffee maker, washer/dryer, dishwasher & many appliances

-Egyptian cotton sheets & towels and luxury shower gels.

- Stunning outdoor terrace ideal for alfresco drinks and dining

-3 bedrooms/2 bathrooms: 1 King (or 2s) with ensuite, 1 double, 1 room 2 bunks/2 singles (or 1 double/2 bunks). Cot and high chair available free of charge.

-A final cleaning and laundry charge of £100 is to be left in cash on departure.

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About the property

CLASSIC LONDON TOWNHOUSE

This stunning period townhouse with 3 self-contained apts is five min walk from transport, shops, restaurants, the Thames river ferry. Live like a Londoner in this family-friendly area 3 min from a leafy riverside park. Each apartment features:

-Complimentary tea, ground coffee, sugar, milk as well as initial supplies of toilet paper, kitchen roll, washing liquid, olive oil, spices, salt & pepper.

-Contemporary interior & furnishings, comfortable bed(s) with Egyptian cotton sheets

- Free unlimited fast wifi, large cable TV with 1000s of free movies & sport

- Luxurious modern bathrooms with Egyptian cotton towels and plush toiletries.

More Details

Owner
CLASSIC LONDON TOWNHOUSE
Member since: 2010
Speaks French
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
24 June, 2017

About CLASSIC LONDON TOWNHOUSE

My background is the luxury hotel industry so I understand what clients want when staying away from home. I try to provide the best possible service for guests before and during their stay, so that they have a really enjoyable holiday. On a personal level, I am a business consultant and write books and sketch in my spare time!

CLASSIC LONDON TOWNHOUSE purchased this apartment in 2001

Why CLASSIC LONDON TOWNHOUSE chose London

This classic London townhouse is the perfect place to stay during a short or longer stay in London. Located in the leafy, family-friendly riverside area of Putney in Zone 2, London, guests enjoy a peaceful and comfortable haven at the end of a long day signtseeing.

Guestbook comments from the owner

This townhouse is the perfect place to stay whether for a weekend, month or longer. Fabulous situation within easy walking distance of the tube, local shops and restaurants.

Tastefully furnished with great amenities. Comfortable beds, white linens and scrupulously clean. This house was definitely five star and lived upto and beyond our expectations and would highly recommend. We shall definitely return, no where else compares - thank you.
Jan 2014
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Notes

Prices are for up to 8 people. Fees include linen, towels, central heating, electricity, Sky satellite TV, water, tax, phone (free local phone calls) and WiFi (unlimited fast cable). A final cleaning and laundry charge of £100 applies. Home Away card charge fees of 3% are deducted from the security deposit.


Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for 3 bed/2 bath maisonette with terrace, fast wifi, washer dryerin Wandsworth in London

Property Type:
  • apartment (terraced)
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 914 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • town
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • The upstairs ensuite bathroom has a claw bath and shower over the top, while the downstairs shower room has a shower enclosure custom built with black slate tiles and modern fittings
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 4 Single Bed , option of double/2 bunks
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , King can unzip to 2 singles
  • The large master bedroom with ensuite has a King sized bed that unzips to create 2 singles. The second terrace bedroom has a double bed, while the third bedroom has 2 bunk beds and a single bed with a rollaway underneath that can also be a King.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Wood Decking
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Notes:
There is a large flatscreen HD TV with full Sky package including movies and sports

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(39 traveller reviews)

3 bed/2 bath maisonette with terrace, fast wifi, washer dryer
average rating of 4.769231 based on 47 reviews
Cincinnati, Ohio USA
5

We have recommended this place already!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in the 3 bedroom with patio flat. Angela was highly responsive to us and she leaves very clear notes in an easy to follow guide book that she has put together for just this flat and location. Read it! It is very informative. We were able to find the tube and the bus stop, pubs and grocery stores very easily. She also leaves her recommendations for transportation, which we followed and felt that we saved money with the passes.

It was nice to spend the evenings in this quaint area of town near London after a busy day in the city center.

We are a family of 5 and the bedrooms were clean, comfortable, charming and roomy for London! We enjoyed coffee here every morning and lounging a bit in the evenings!

One thing we learned in our summer travels through London, Ireland and Paris this summer is that the communication with the home owners is extremely important and helpful. Angela was a gracious host even electronically (smile) which made our stay relaxing.

Overall, a wonderful stay and we would love to come back if we get to visit London again!!

Thank you!!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your fantastic review! It is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that the info folder was useful. I hope to welcome you back one day! Many thanks, Angela
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5

Just as described and true to photographs

  • 5 of 5

We were a few minutes walk from a great pub. The Queen Adelaide. The flat is very well equipped and very very clean

  • Review Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review! It was a pleasure to host you!
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5

Great place

  • 5 of 5

We a group of 6 adults and a child stayed at the apartment. Angela the owner go out of her way to make your stay pleasantly the rooms are comfortable the kitchen has everything that you may need and the flat location is a plus with stores and restaurant within walking distance. The metro and bus are close by.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Evelin Thanks so much for your review! It was a pleasure to host you and I hope you will return to London one day soon!
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5

Perfect

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I, with our daughter and 2 grandchildren, recently spend a week at the 3 bedroom townhouse. It was perfect for us and was exactly as represented! We could not have been happier with our experience. We all sleep so well that we had energy to explore all day. Angela was on site and responded immediately to any questions we had. She arranged taxis from the airport and when we left. Her information was critical in helping us get around easily. We loved walking thru the park and catching a ferry into London. We all loved it and our family had a perfect vacation, largely due to the accommodations..W e will cherish our memories of our stay.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your review, and I'm so glad that you loved your stay! It was a real pleasure to host your lovely family. Best wishes Angela
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3

Overall meet our needs but photos make it look nicer than it is

  • 3 of 5

The apartment is very well appointed and cones equipped with everything. There was nothing we needed that wasn't there. Angela was extremely responsive.

However, I feel like the photos make it look nicer than it is. I know London is expensive but for what I paid for my family of five adults I was looking for better. The shower/tub setup in the master bath was a pain. I dont want to be challenged when I take a shower! Give me a full shower curtain (so the whole bathroom doesn't get soaked) and more room to not have to do a dance to clean myself. Don't show me a nice floor in the kitchen and then when I get there it is covered in foam tiles (looks cheap). Overall the place is junky, packed with a ton of stuff that takes away from the experience and is not shown in all the photos.

I did not feel comfortable at all with leaving my bags in the cramped hallway while waiting for the people who were there before me leave. That was unsettling

Did we feel safe here? Yes. Were the beds comfortable and did we sleep well? Yes. Was it clean? Yes, for the most part. Were we warm and toasty during a winter stay? Yes although one bedroom was a furnace. Did we enjoy our stay? Yrs but based on the photos I was expecting it to be nicer. I wanted both sofas to be comfortable (one was good, the other had no cushion left). I wanted a place that was more light and airy and not stuffed with furniture in every nook and cranny.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm sorry to receive this review, particularly after you said 'we had a lovely stay and your townhouse served us well.' We have hosted many families over the past seven years, and this is the first time we have ever had this kind of feedback. The majority of our guests find the apartment well equipped, comfortably furnished, stylish and personalised to create a 'home from home'. I am astonished that you would refer to it as 'junky' and packed with 'stuff'. Both couches are extremely comfortable with plenty of cushions. The ensuite shower is over a bath (as pictured) but you also had the choice of a dedicated shower room. As a service, we offered you the option to leave your bags in the downstairs entry hall because you were arriving at 10am, when guests were leaving. Despite your protests, it was not possible for you to stay in the apartment with your large suitcases while the cleaners were working - they would not have cleaned to a high standard. You mentioned that you found it expensive, but at just over £200 a night over the Christmas period, I can assure you that this 3-bedroom apartment offered you good value. I'm sorry that you weren't entirely happy, but I suspect that you have chosen to focus on the negatives in what is for most people is an extremely positive experience. All the best, Angela.
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5

Great stay!

  • 5 of 5

Great stay in a fab location for rowing in Putney. All the little extras from toilet roll to coffee made an easy and enjoyable self catering stay!

Hopefully we'll be back next year.

Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your fantastic review! I hope to welcome you back next year, All the best Angela
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Location

Wandsworth Park
Nearest Airport
22 Kilometres
Heathrow
Nearest Barpub
90 Metres
Queen Adelaide
Nearest Ferry
129 Kilometres
Dover
Nearest Train
0.6 Kilometres
Wandsworth Town
Nearest Motorway
1.2 Kilometres
A3
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
Marco Polo
Car: not necessary

The flat is located in zone 2 Inner London, just 14 minutes by train to central London (Waterloo), 10 minute bus ride from Wimbledon, and 25 minutes by bus/train to Victoria. District Line tube is 10-11min away. A few minutes' walk away is the river Thames, a tree-lined riverside park, excellent riverside restaurants, and several pubs, while the lively Old York Road restaurant and cafe district is a 7 minute walk away. Waterloo is the home of Southbank, a picturesque riverside restaurant and shopping district, the London Eye, and Imax. A short walk will take you to Westminster Bridge, over the Thames to see the famous Big Ben and Houses of Parliament, then further up to Buckingham Palace and Park Lane. Over the footway is The Strand, Trafalgar Square, Soho, Picadilly and Covent Garden. Further to the right is the Modern Tate, and you can cross the famous Millennium Bridge to reach St Paul's Cathedral in London. By tube, you can reach the same destinations in minutes, as well as London Bridge, the Tower of London, and Oxford Circus.

Other Activities: riverside walks, cinema complex, shopping centre

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