Investment Opportunities25 July 2013
Luxury new developments
Investment Opportunities: Nine Elms regeneration, Westminster SW1
Here we focus on just a few Developments from each area we feel offer the most financially rewarding investment right now.
Nine Elms Regeneration SW8
Located on the south bank of the Thames, nestled between vauxhall and Battersea Park, Nine Elms Lane is a multi-billion pound private investment programme that is transforming London’s last semi-derelict industrial zone into an ultra-modern and very desirable residential and business district. Acres of green areas with cafes, shops and leisure facilities will create a welcoming atmosphere for work, rest and play and as such early investment is advised.
The Tower, One St George Wharf
So impressive they put their name to it, developers St George are leading the creative charge with St George Wharf Tower, also known as ‘vauxhall Tower’ or ‘The Tower’. A luxury residential skyscraper situated towards the vauxhall end of Nine Elms. Completed 2014 it proudly stands 181 metres tall and boast 50 storeys, making it the tallest solely residential building in the UK. It neighbours Battersea Power station alongside the proposed new site of the American Embassy.
The enviable location of Embassy Gardens borders the south Bank of the river Thames and its proposed look and feel has been heavily influenced by both New york and victorian London to create a truely distinctive style. spanning six hectares and standing at 68 metres tall, the two buildings – Capital and Ambassador – are currently the best selling developments in the UK with the 400 Phase 1 properties selling within a mere six months. Facilities Include 24 hour concierge, cinema, library & lounge, business centre, yoga studio, gymnasium and stunning indoor/outdoor swimming pool.
Designed by world-renowned architects Rogers stirk harbour & Partners and situated directly on the riverfront in the heart of the south Bank district, this residential site offers an exclusive collection of suites, one, two and three bedroom apartments, plus penthouses, each boasting a private terrace. Already hailed as ‘classic of the future’, it features six modern and elegant pavilions specifically designed to welcome the sunlight in and widen the river views out. spanning just over two hectares, over three quarters of the site is dedicated to picturesque outdoor space which features a range of shops and restaurants, plus an art gallery. There’s also an exclusive residents’ clubhouse featuring a state-of-the-art gymnasium, swimming pool, holistic spa, digital entertainment suite with private cinema, virtual golf, and a spacious lounge and library area.
Albert Embankment SE1
Situated in the prime position between Lambeth and Vauxhall bridges, Named for Queen Victoria’s beloved Prince Consort, the Albert Embankment is a mile-long stretch of river bank offering glorious riverside walks from Westminster Bridge to the north to Vauxhall Bridge to the south; a significant stretch of The River Thames that links the vibrant South Bank arts centre to the exciting new multi-billion pound Nine Elms regeneration project.
Highly desirable residential developments. Neighbouring Lambeth Palace – home to the Archbishop of Canterbury since the 13th century, the International Maritime Organisation and the new Park Plaza Riverbank hotel – this salubrious area also boasts magnificent views of some of London’s most iconic landmarks including the Houses of Parliament, Battersea Power Station. It is also incredibly accessible for both Vauxhall and Waterloo Stations, making it ultra desirable for commuters.
Sitting at the foot of Lambeth Bridge and adjacent to Lambeth Palace, this splendid curved glass apartment block looks out upon the majestic sights of the Palace of Westminster and Big Ben. offering something to suit all personal scenarios it boasts contemporary apartments ranging from spacious one bedroom units, through to two bedroom apartments and family orientated three bedroom homes. With 24hr conceirge and security, a residents gymnasium and secure underground parking, its position marks it as one of central London’s most regal developments. Available for immediate residency.
Talk to us today about this architecturally striking opportunity that will be completed this Autumn. Complementing our visionary Capital city, the suites, apartments and penthouses on offer within this 23 storey tower come with breathtaking views over Westminster, the houses of Parliament and the River Thames. Combining innovative, contemporary architecture with luxury living, private balconies and terraces with panoramic views, exclusive residents’ gymnasium, designer interiors and concierge service, it promises to offer an exceptional lifestyle experience. With over 90% already sold please contact us urgently for more information.
With construction commencing this summer, now is the time to think about investing in this ultra contemporary development adjacent to the River Thames. Designed by signature architects Rogers stirk harbour + Partners, the building will be formed of three stepped bays that will house 48 residential apartments providing a dynamic skyline of varying heights. Generous office space, a residents cafe and a public piazza also feature.
As one of the most sought after postcodes in the world,over the next five to 10 years, SWI and its surrounding areas will see a wealth of emerging proposals for major
developments coming to fruition. Such plans can only see the area become even more profitable in regards to seeing return on investment for residential property, and as
such we urge you to take a look at some of the salubrious residences we already represent in this regal borough.
Visit http://www.gartonjoneswestminster.com or call us on 02038 116 297 for more information.
Combining traditional with contemporary, Romney House boasts modern apartments in a Grade II listed setting. Comfortable, spacious and incredibly well appointed, they
are ideal for those looking to invest as a buy-to-let or as a decadently central bolthole to give you a home-from-home during your working week.
St Johns Building
Superbly located on a quiet street in the heart of historic Westminster and with easy access to Victoria Station,this luxuriant building is within a short distance of the
Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, St James’s Park and Buckingham Palace. A 24-hour reception desk is located within the impressive entrance hall that provides
an additional – and spacious – lounge area for the use of residents. St John’s also comes with exclusive use of an internal gym and Jacuzzi pool – a wonderful way to end
a day in the city.
Building Manager, Jeremy Claasen, and his team of eight staff are on hand 24/7 within this residential building that overlooks St John’s Gardens situated within the heart of
Westminster. Housing 176 luxury apartments, 14 duplex penthouses and 153 secure underground parking spaces,this spacious building was once the former Westminster
Hospital. The site not only benefits from its immediate proximity to shops, bars and restaurants, but also houses a medical centre, dentist, beautician’s and hair salon at ground level, alongside a private gym and business centre facilities.