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5 bedroom town house for sale

Craven Street, Covent Garden, WC2N

£5,500,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 4464sqft Freehold house
  • Views across the River Thames, to the London Eye.
  • Stunning roof terrace
  • Full of original features and charm
  • Quiet central location

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

This beautiful Grade II listed property is a rarely available freehold house, built in 1792; providing a spacious and flexible living space arranged over six floors on this quiet street close to The River Thames.

The house extends to over 4,400 sq ft and has a fabulous roof terrace. Laid out as a three bedroom house; with five bathrooms and further cloakroom; a dressing room; a library; a stunning music room; reception room; dining room; two kitchens; a large family room/study and a fully functional basement floor. The rooms are very flexible and could be adapted according to needs and taste.

With large sash windows on three sides of the house, views of the River Thames and The London Eye it is full of light, character and space. The building is unique to the street, having a fabulous central fireplace dominating each floor. An English Heritage Plaque adorns the building, commemorating the fact this was once the home of Herman Melville, the author of 'Moby Dick'.

Craven Street is among the most coveted addresses in the West End and perfectly positioned on the edge of the idyllic Victoria Embankment Gardens whist still being less than a ten minute walk from the vibrancy of Covent Garden, Piccadilly and Soho. The surrounding areas boast world renowned restaurants, popular eateries and watering holes, famous theatres and boutique shops. There are excellent transport links with Charing Cross (0.1 miles), Embankment (0.2 miles) and Leicester Square (0.4 miles) all within close walking distance and numerous bus routes from the Strand.

Five bedrooms, four receptions, five bathrooms, two kitchens, quiet central location, Freehold house, six floors, roof terrace, cloakroom, dressing room, study, library, basement, sash windows, period building.

Approximately 415 sq m (4,464 sq ft).

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
31 August 2016

Nearest stations

  • Embankment (0.1 mi)
  • Charing Cross (0.1 mi)
  • Leicester Square (0.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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CBRE Residential, West End Sales

9-12 Bow Street, London, WC2E 7AB

020 8012 3257 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

CBRE Residential, West End Sales

9-12 Bow Street, London, WC2E 7AB

020 8012 3257 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Embankment (0.1 mi)
  • Charing Cross (0.1 mi)
  • Leicester Square (0.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

CBRE Residential, West End Sales

9-12 Bow Street, London, WC2E 7AB

020 8012 3257 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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