A grand Mayfair townhouse in need of refurbishment, in a prime location just off Grosvenor Square.
Upper Grosvenor Street is one of the original streets of Mayfair subsequent to the building of Grosvenor Square by Sir Richard Grosvenor in 1725. It runs from Grosvenor Square to Park Lane.
Number 47 is situated on the southern side of the street, just off Grosvenor Square and close to South Audley Street.
In the heart of Mayfair, a few minutes walk from Mount Street, Berkeley Square and Bond Street.
Surrounded by world famous restaurants, hotels and luxury retailing.
Hyde Park is nearby (0.3 mile).
The closest underground stations are Bond Street (0.3 mile) and Marble Arch (0.3 mile). Crossrail will be available at Bond Street station. (Please note all distances are approximate.)
47 Upper Grosvenor Street is a grand Mayfair townhouse that was built in 1826 by John Peploe, a land owner from Herefordshire. From 1949 to 1990 it was used as offices, and in 1993 it was restored as an elegant house. It now requires refurbishment to restore it to its former glory.
The house is not listed and benefits from a lift to all floors. There is a terrace at ground floor level and a further terrace at first floor level. There is also a courtyard off the kitchen at lower ground floor level. There is scope to extend and improve the lower ground floor space subject to the necessary consents.
On the ground floor, the impressive hallway has a fireplace, access to the lift and the elegant staircase that runs through the heart of the house. The former dining room measures almost 30ft x 18ft and benefits from a ceiling height of 3.5m. From the rear hall, there is a dumb waiter to the kitchen, a guest cloakroom and a panelled study at the rear leading to a terrace.
The first floor has the grand drawing room measuring approximately 30ft x 18 ft with ceiling height of just under 4m and French doors leading to the terrace. There is also a study on this floor.
On the upper floors are 7 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms (5 ensuite).
The lower ground floor has the kitchen which opens onto the courtyard, a further reception room, staff bedroom and bathroom, utility room, boiler room and vaults.
Square Footage: 8315 sq ft