On Saturday 2nd of June 2018, leading house builder St Edward will launch its prestigious new address, 9 Millbank, a striking development on the banks of the River Thames in the heart of historic Westminster. Surrounded by London’s most iconic landmarks including the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben and Westminster Abbey, 9 Millbank presents the rare and unique opportunity to live in a highly desirable location and an architecturally impressive building that encapsulates all of British luxury and style.
The first building to launch at 9 Millbank is Millbank Quarter. Millbank Quarter has been uniquely designed to complement the historical importance of its surroundings and the local architecture. An exciting new build development, it combines classical heritage with impressive contemporary interiors, created by renowned designers, Goddard Littlefair. A landscaped private internal courtyard featuring lush green plants and seating areas provides a peaceful retreat for residents. Millbank Quarter has a bold and imposing limestone and granite exterior balanced by the contemporary internal courtyard that blends sympathetically with buildings in the surrounding area.
Assured elegance and contemporary style is the hallmark of Millbank Quarter, from its limestone and granite exterior to the interiors that boast herringbone and tiled floors and bespoke antique brass ironmongery, alongside stone features and lighting that enhance the intricate architectural detail that runs throughout this development. Upon arrival, residents are welcomed by a grand entrance lobby and concierge desk that has been inspired by the understated luxury and geometric shapes of the Art Deco period.
Apartments at Millbank Quarter have been designed to exemplar specification, with superb materials, sleek finishes and muted tones synonymous with sophisticated, contemporary living. Boasting large windows and generously proportioned open plan living, kitchen and dining rooms with bespoke joinery, each apartment has been expertly designed for entertaining. Bedrooms feature a soft and neutral color palette, high ceilings and spacious built in or walk-in wardrobes complemented by en suite bathrooms designed to the highest specification with walk-in showers, luxurious double ended baths creating a peaceful haven to retreat to and relax in. The development also offers the best in luxury living with a swimming pool, spa facilities, fully equipped gym and cinema on site for the private use of residents. A 24-hour concierge service, meeting rooms with dining facilities for private events and underground car parking are also available to provide peace of mind for all residents.
Paul Vallone, Executive Chairman, St Edward, comments : “9 Millbank will mark an exciting new phase in the history of this prestigious and sought after London location. These luxurious homes combine contemporary and classical living to an area that is rich in architectural and royal history. “With world renowned landmarks including the Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey within walking distance, 9 Millbank has been carefully configured to complement the historic significance of its location whilst also providing residents with beautifully designed elegant homes with all of the added benefits that come with a luxury new build development.”
Giles Walker, Associate Director, JLL comments: JLL are proud to be launching such an iconic and elegant building located in the heart of Westminster. Buyers have a very rare opportunity to live in such a central riverside location which offers incredible living spaces and architecture. The combination of private residents facilities, high ceiling heights, and such a carefully considered specification will set a new benchmark for luxury living.”
Andrew Hawkins, International Director, Savills, comments: “London is the premier global city with its historic and political heart in Westminster. 9 Millbank, by St Edward is an opportunity like no other; to own an expertly designed apartment positioned in one of the most internationally renowned locations anywhere in the World. Savills is delighted to represent St Edward in the sales and marketing of 9 Millbank. We anticipate demand to be significant. The project offers unrivalled facilities, 24 hour concierge services, underground parking along with the exceptional quality that the Berkeley Group have mastered over the years.”
In addition to a plethora of dining, shopping and cultural institutions that surround the development, residents are also within walking distance three of London’s Royal Parks, the closest being St James’s Park, just a 15 minute walk away.
Due to complete in 2022, the development will comprise of luxurious apartments and penthouses across two buildings elegantly connected by a delightfully landscaped inner courtyard. Millbank Quarter is close to world class educational facilities including the prestigious Westminster School, Francis Holland School and Chelsea College of Art. Some of the world’s most renowned universities, London School of Economics, Imperial College London and Kings College London, all sit within a three mile radius of the development.
Alongside its rich history, Millbank Quarter is ideally positioned to take advantage of its landmark setting with the River Thames on the doorstep and close proximity to the highly desirable neighborhoods of Belgravia, Knightsbridge and Mayfair. Millbank Quarter is exceptionally well-connected with Westminster (Jubilee Line) just a 10 minute walk away and St James’ Park (Circle & District Lines) only a 13 minute walk on foot. Victoria (Circle, District and Victoria Lines) underground stations alongside Victoria, Waterloo and Charing Cross rail stations provide easy access across the Capital.
Homes at Millbank Quarter start from £1,860,000.