Case Study: Walton Place, Knightsbridge
Duration of work: 6 months
The property: Five Bedrooms, four bathrooms and a cloakroom-detached family house over three floors and a basement.
The client: Overseas client
The brief: Full refurbishment and interior design.
The project: Complete refurbishment including , electrical work, plumbing, new boiler, under floor heating, home automation, air conditioner, glass roof, plastering, flooring , new bathrooms with marble walls and Dornbracht taps & accessories. German Nolte Kitchen with marble worktop and Miele appliances. Security system with cameras and a Finger reader!
The front of the house has a water pump surrounded by small hedges and a tree, which is welcoming.
The basement area has a glass roof to allow natural light in to the dinning and Kitchen area.
The Kitchen is designed to create space and yet fully functional. It benefits from gas & electric hob, Miele full size fridge, oven, microwave, hot tap, 2 sinks and a marble worktop.
A Cinema room is at the back of the basement with a dark surrounding and Russian style wine cellar forming the perfect entertainment environment.
On the ground floor the lounge room opens through a sliding glass door in to a glass roof sitting area where you can sit and enjoy the view of a waterfall surrounded by lovely plants designed to create a garden effect.
To accommodate the lifestyle of our client and their teenagers, a Gym room has been created on the first floor.
The Master bedroom has an antique fireplace, which has been restored and functional for those cold winter nights although the room also has under floor heating. The En-suite bathroom has a made-to-measure shower cubicle, a marble bath surround with Jacuzzi completed with crema marfil marble walls & flooring.
The second bedroom also has a fireplace and an en-suite bathroom with a wooden bath and wooden sinks. It has a walk-in shower with beautiful stone flooring.
There are 2 bedrooms in the loft area with a shared bathroom. There is also a kitchen area in the hallway with a microwave, fridge and a sink!
The interiors are spray painted in pastel colours and wall papers hence creating a modern and Luxurious look.