From elegant city skyscrapers to tucked away Notting Hill gems, here’s our pick of the best slick city pads on the market right now…
1. Landmark Place, Aldgate
Offering splendid views over the River Thames, Landmark Place contains 165 magnificent state-of-the-art one, two and three bedroom apartments as well as a number of penthouses, all situated in the perfect spot in central London whilst giving the most extraordinary views of Tower Bridge and The Tower of London. Residents need never leave their luxurious living quarters as facilities including a 24-hour concierge service, a swimming pool and spa facilities as well as a cosy lounge, an elegant cinema room and a business suite are on site. Available through Barratt London, prices from £860,000.
2. Hillbrook House, Fulham
Situated in the between Fulham and Chelsea, this magnificent Manhattan-style apartment boasts a double bedroom space with spacious fitted wardrobes as well as a luxury en-suite shower. With an elegant marbled kitchen and reception area fitted with dark oak floors, this property is perfect for those who like their interiors dark and mysterious. Available from Haus Properties for £590.000.
3. The Penthouse at Fitzroy Place
The epitome of luxury paired with peaceful surroundings and a contemporary vibe, this is the largest penthouse in Fitzrovia. Situated on the 7th and 8th floors of Fitzroy Place, The Penthouse is elegant yet relaxed and comfortable, designed by the acclaimed Caroline Paterson to have floor-t0-ceiling glass running around the property for views over the busy West End streets. Residents are given access to a fully equipped gym as well as The Fitzroy Club, including a residents’ lounge as well as private dining facilities and cinema and meeting rooms. Available through Savills for £12.75m.
4. The Heron, Moorgate
This luxurious three-bedroom apartment situated on the 20th floor of The Heron has 2 bathrooms, a balcony, an on-site gym and resident’s club and a 24-hour concierge service. Fitted throughout with floor-to-ceiling windows and dark oak wooden flooring, the property is situated between Liverpool Street and Bank and has striking views of The Shard and St.Paul’s. Available through JLL Residential Sales for £2.4m.
5. Vauxhall Bridge Road, Westminster
Named one of the finest penthouse apartments to come on the market in recent years is this two-bedroom flat in Westminster. Lined with oak wooden floors throughout and a marble kitchen, this elegant property boasts a spectacular roof terrace with panoramic views. Each of the double bedrooms is fitted with a spacious dressing room as well as a luxurious en-suite with each room offering breathtaking views of the city. Even better, the entire property has underfloor heating as well as air conditioning throughout, and residents get their very own in-house porter. Available through Chestertons for £3.695m.
6. One Beacon Court, Upper East Side, New York
This architectural masterpiece designed by the renowned Charles Gwathmey sits on a 9,000 square foot duplex and simply cannot be beaten by any other penthouse in Manhattan. Finished with expertise, this apartment offers incredible views and a state-of-the-art kitchen fitted with black granite counters as well as a powder room, a home office and a pantry. With an astonishing 5 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms and 16 reception rooms, this apartment isn’t one to be missed. Available through Knight Frank for $57.5m.
7. Hollandgreen Place, Kensington
This impressive two-bedroom apartment is situated in the garden building of one of London’s newest and most exclusive developments. The well-lit property has wonderful double doors leading out onto the large balcony space, and other features include a modern kitchen as well as two reception rooms, a utility room and cloakroom, while each of the bedrooms boasts a spectacular white marble ensuite bathroom and shower room. Residents have the pleasure of underground parking as well as a lift, a gymnasium, cinema room, golf simulators and more. What more could you need? Available through Strutt and Parker for £5.675m.
8. Spire London, Canary Wharf
Situated in a remarkable location which is currently the tallest residential tower in Western Europe, these open-plan apartments have been created with the highest standard of bespoke living in mind. On the 35th floor sits The Saffron Club, a private club boasting spectacular London views as well as an abundance of amenities including a swimming pool, spa, jacuzzi, gym and studio, library, meeting rooms and a sky lounge. Available through Greenland Group, POA.
9. Rede Place, Notting Hill
A marvellous property situated in the heart of Notting Hill, Rede Place has recently undergone redevelopment and now offers first class luxurious living. With its interiors boasting the very best in modern day standards, the property features a magnificent entertainment space as well as four elegant bedrooms with en-suites, a screening room, gym and games room and a splendid swimming pool and sauna. Including a garage and off street parking, this truly is one of London’s gems. Available through Savills for £17.5m.
10. Clink Wharf, Southbank
This five-bedroom loft-style penthouse is perfect for those who love New York-style living. Situated in the heart of Borough Market, the loft boasts superb river views as well as numerous bedrooms and bathrooms situated across two floors. The perfect apartment for those who want to live in the city, yet like their outside space, this property contains an abundance of outside space with skyline views making for a brilliant summer entertaining area. Available through Knight Frank for £10m.
11. South Quay Plaza, Canary Wharf
This development of magnificent apartments will stand 68 storeys high and will be sure to make its mark on London’s skyline. Superbly situated, the development boasts incredible amenities including 2.6 acres of landscaped gardens as well as cafes and restaurants on the ground floor. Residents will become exclusive members of The Quay Club and have access to the club lounge and terrace located on the 56th floor. Available through Berkeley Homes, prices from £855,000.