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17 Basil Mansions, Basil Street, Knightsbridge, London, SW3 1AP.

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17 Basil Mansions, Basil Street, Knightsbridge, London, SW3 1AP.


The property is situated in the heart of the exclusive residential and retail district of Knightsbridge, which lies to the south of Hyde Park. Further south the district fades into Chelsea, with Belgravia to the east and South Kensington to the west. It is served by Knightsbridge tube station on the Piccadilly line, and Sloane Square tube station on the District and Circle lines.

Knightsbridge is home to many luxury shops, including Harrods and Harvey Nichols department stores, and flagship designer stores such as Jimmy Choo, Manolo Blahnik and Prada. Some of London's most renowned restaurants are here, as well as exclusive hair and beauty salons and fashionable bars and clubs.

Basil Mansions is situated to the south side of Basil Street between the top of Sloane Street and Harrods, close to all amenities and a couple of minutes walk from Knightsbridge underground station. Hyde Park is only a short distance away.


A superb first floor, three-bedroom family apartment in this prestigious Victorian mansion block situated in the heart of Knightsbridge, a stone's throw away from the iconic Harrods.

The apartment has been refurbished to a very high standard by the current owner with specialist wall finishes and air cooling to the main rooms. It is tastefully furnished and benefits from a mixture of carpeted and marble tiled floors, double glazing and central heating throughout.

Accessed from the ground floor, the accommodation provides a grand entrance/reception hall opening into an elegant lounge, dining room, large kitchen, and small bathroom/cloakroom. The master bedroom incorporates a dressing area with steam room, dressing room and bathroom off. There are two further bedrooms with ensuites.

The building benefits from 24hr security and a resident porter/concierge. It is also served by a passenger lift as well as stairs.

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17 Basil Mansions, Basil Street

Detailed Specification

  • Size

    2,650 sq ft approx
  • Price/ Rent

    Price upon application
  • Accommodation

    Entrance/Reception Hall11ft 4ins x 24ft 3ins
    Lounge18ft x 28ft 9ins
    Dining room14ft 6ins x 18ft
    Small bathroom/cloakroom
    Kitchen17ft 6ins x 10ft
    Bedroom 1 (master suite)25ft 6ins x 11ft 8ins
    Steam room
    Dressing room with ensuite off
    Bedroom 215ft 8ins x 10ft 2ins
    Bedroom 313ft 6ins x 8ft
    Total Gross Internal Area approx2,650 sq ft (246 sq m)
  • Services

    We understand that all mains services are available or connected to the property, including central heating and air cooling systems. It should be noted that we have not tested these services and interested parties should make their own enquiries.
  • Planning

    Land in Knightsbridge is for the most part identified by the City of Westminster as strengthened planning law-governed Conservation Areas: Albert Gate, Belgravia, Knightsbridge, and Knightsbridge Green. Properties must be offered here by developers as refurbished flats or houses meeting the enhanced architectural demands in the local Conservation Areas policy of the Local Plan. Interested parties are advised to make their own enquiries in this regard.
  • Tenure

    Long Leasehold: The property is available to purchase long leasehold with approximately 983 years remaining on the existing lease at a peppercorn rent; plus a share in the management company that owns the freehold interest.
  • Service Charge

    We understand a service charge is payable by the owners/residents of the apartments within Basil Mansion. It is currently set at approximately £14,000 per annum.
  • Local Authority

    The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, Town Hall, Homton Street, London, W8 7NX - Tel: 020 7361 3000.
  • Rateable Value

    According to the Valuation Office Agency/Directgov website the property falls within Band H for Council Tax purposes.
  • Energy Performance Certificate

    To be advised.
  • VAT

    All figures quoted are exclusive of VAT, which may be payable at the prevailing rate.
  • Legal Costs

    Each party to be responsible for their own legal costs in connection with this matter.
  • Viewing

    Strictly by prior appointment with the Agent's Telford office:
  • Additional Viewing Information

    Contact: Andrew Dixon MRICS
    Direct Line: 01952 521005
    Mobile: 07957 828 565
    Ref: JAGD/3131

Andrew Dixon & Company. for themselves and for the vendors or lessors of this property whose agents they are give notice: (1) The particulars are set out as a general outline for the guidance of intending purchasers or lessors, and do not constitute, nor constitute part of, an offer or contract. (2) All descriptions, dimensions, references to condition and necessary permissions for use and occupation, and other details are given in good faith and are believed to be correct but any intending purchasers or tenants should not reply on them as statements or representations of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of them. (3) No employee of Andrew Dixon & Company. has any authority to make or give representation or warranty whatever in relation to this property.

As far as possible, these particulars are intended to give a fair description of the property. Unless otherwise stated, no enquiries have been made of statutory authorities nor tests made of electricity, plumbing or other services installed in the property. No warranties or certificates of building work, leases/title documents have been inspected. Such information as is given in these particulars is based on a purely visual inspection only and information supplied to us by the vendor/lessor. Interested parties must take their own measurements in order to satisfy themselves that the premises are suitable for their own requirements. Our measurements are approximate in order to give an indication of size only. Whilst every care has been taken to prepare these particulars, we would be grateful if you could inform us of any errors or misleading descriptions found in order that we may correct them in our records.