Luxurious 24 Carat Gold Penthouse in the UK
A splendid example of International Real Estate, this amazing home is offered for sale, an exquisite penthouse spanning over 2500 square feet set in a handsome and distinctive mansion-style building of luxuriously appointed apartments, located 30 minutes from Central London and less than 20 minutes from Heathrow Airport. The building is nicely set back within immaculately tended grounds and behind security-controlled gates with 24-hour security CCTV.
Private Lift & Lobby Entrance
An exclusive development of 18 apartments, the penthouse is located on the second floor and accessed via a key controlled passenger lift, direct into its own private lobby. Upon stepping out of the lift into the carefully considered space, you are welcomed onto white Versace flooring complete with inlaid Versace marble mosaic feature, creating an aura of luxury. The raised Versace storage cabinet provides space for shoes, a bespoke faceted mirror dresses the wall and an Italian Murano glass chandelier hangs above gracefully.
Breathtaking Interior Details
As you enter this luxury home, the magnificent interiors and breath-taking décor greet you, starting with the spectacular book-matched wooden front door adorned with 24-carat Italian gold and Swarovski door handles (each with its own certificate of authenticity and serial number) and fittings. All internal doors of the penthouse follow the same design. Over 6 tonnes of imported Versace white ceramic and bespoke marble flooring from Italy have been beautifully laid and tastefully finished with the silver glittering grouting that complements the silver titanium skirting which runs throughout and has all the opulence, refinement and grandeur expected from a Penthouse designed to impress.
The Hallway consists of a bespoke high gloss lacquer hall table decorated with a set of silver-plated candlesticks and handmade mosaic mirror. Bevelled mirror architraves and smoked double glass doors adorned with 24-carat Italian Gold and Swarovski door handles provide a grand entrance to both the reception areas.
This luxurious penthouse has been fully-furnished in exquisite taste. It is spacious, comfortable and has been decorated with utmost attention to detail. Its design blends classical and modern detailing whilst remaining sleek and stylish. An enormous 15 square metre handcrafted Persian rug from Harrods graces the Versace Italian flooring of the main reception room with two Versace sofas placed either side in addition to the various delicate pieces of hand-made furniture and artwork pieces that dress the walls. The main reception also boasts a mesmerising Gold and Swarovski crystal dazzling feature wall housing the Bang & Olufsen TV - complete with full surround sound cinema system and Bang & Olufsen Audio system which is wired up to other speakers around the property including both bathrooms, so that one can enjoy their favourite sounds from whichever room they please. Two custom-made 2.3m Italian ‘ceiling to floor’ chandeliers hang with glistening crystal baguettes and venetian beads and the incorporated LED mood lighting beautifully complements the Harrods LED Cocktail Bar and drinks chiller, perfect for entertaining or relaxing with friends and family.
24 Carat Gold Kitchen
The exclusively ultra-luxurious kitchen with 24-carat Gold leafing finish and Versace branding is clearly unique and no other exists like it in the UK and is certainly a rare find amongst International luxury real estate. Specially commissioned at a cost of £219,000, it has been magnificently refitted, boasting countless covetable features which have to be seen to be appreciated. Truly, a marriage of stunning hand-crafted Italian luxury and intelligent German functionality creating a clearly bespoke space that has pushed boundaries, exemplified beauty and defined ultimate luxury with specialist floating hide-away cabinetry housing the high-end appliances. The finest German technology has been installed for the culinary enthusiast including Kuppersbusch honeycomb induction hob, Siemens warming drawer, Siemens microwave, Fisher & Paykel 90cm oven, Fisher & Paykel 90cm dishwasher and Siemens and Bosch fridge freezer unit. Two matching water fountains with feature lighting, handmade in a ‘French style’ adorn one of the kitchen walls. A modern ‘diner-style’ dining area is bedazzled with Swarovski crystal detailing and is backlit with feature lighting and fitted with TV and media player.
Dining Room, Gym & Terrace
The second reception is also of generous size and offers an area equipped with MARCY Multi-Gym equipment as well as a dedicated dining area beautifully decorated with classical décor and fittings from Rome presenting the sliding terrace doors that open onto the versatile roof terrace. There is also cabling for a cinema system and modern feature lighting. The roof terrace has been ingeniously designed to create a space with an aesthetic effect and at the same time provide functional use. An enviable £5,000 private putting green for golf enthusiasts has been installed and it provides a perfect space for unwinding or entertaining whilst surrounded by surreal manicured gardens and mature trees below.
The Master suite is generously sized at approximately 30 square metres and features a full ceiling-height textured headboard with inset lighting. The essence of luxury is captured by handcrafted integrated walnut wardrobes with opaque glass doors and matching console table and mirror. The suite also features a modern king-sized TV-bed (complete with a WiFi enabled TV) upholstered in faux black leather as well a custom-made armchair with matching footstool upholstered in sumptuous silver velour with silver studs. A pair of mirror-finish wall-hung fitted bedside units, each with a sculptured designer crystal-glass lamp graces each side of the bed. The Master suite also features a golden Italian imported luxurious plush-pile carpet to match the neutral colour scheme. The window looking out onto the beautifully tended lawn and manicured gardens is fitted with a motorised 'black-out' blind with remote to enable just the right amount of light to enter the room as desired.
The Master bedroom en-suite exudes pure luxury and features a spacious walk-in shower with granite bench seating for two, ceiling to floor German Villeroy & Boch glazed tiles and various Villeroy & Boch sanitaryware and fixtures including a wall hung WC with soft closing seat, a curved countertop basin, an oversized wall hung backlit mirror with storage, chrome heated towel rail and floor recessed ‘runway’ lighting: adding a final finishing touch of Villeroy & Boch class.
Technology, Security & Heating
Throughout the penthouse exceptional specifications are found above modern trends, ensuring that the property will still be at the height of convenience and style for years to come. For extra security, the penthouse has been fitted with a closed-circuit camera system (CCTV), as well as an electronic security system from the renowned Honeywell. All lighting is state-of-the-art LED recessed lighting with touch-sensor operated switches in a toughened glass finish. All electrical sockets are also touch-sensor operated in a toughened glass and chrome-trimmed finish. The Honeywell underfloor heating system provides the latest technology set out and controlled in 6 individual wireless zones, providing highly efficient heating throughout. The wireless system provides hidden thermostats ensuring that there is no disruption to the décor. All the Velux windows have been fitted with electric blinds and come with remote control units.
Further Defined Spaces
The second bedroom in this distinguished residence presents a gold sparkling feature wall and the family bathroom has been fitted with the best German Villeroy & Boch sanitaryware, tiles and fittings. In addition, the penthouse also has several functional spaces including a utility room fitted with cupboards, benchtop, sink, washing machine and dryer, a unique concealed and private office fitted with desktops and a very large 'floor to ceiling' storage space with benchtops, electric sockets and lighting.
Secure Underground Parking
Lastly, this luxury home in the UK also comes with two dedicated parking spaces in a secure underground residents-only car park and designated space for storage units.Note: All commissioned Artwork featured within the Penthouse and all of the furniture, fixtures and fittings are included in the sale.