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Historic Apartment in Chelsea

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Last updated: 04/20/2015
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Wandsworth apartment description

The old masters

If the Thames is a watercolour and Chelsea the splendidly fetching frame, this home has to be the most alluring of subjects. A picture postcard from the past, Oakley Street is brushed with all the colours of a bygone era. But beneath that marvellous Victorian frontage, you’ve got layers of modern loveliness. Artwork hugs shiny white walls, the furniture’s freshly fashionable and smiling sunlight paints a warming glow on smart wooden floors. Outdoors, as the greenery of Battersea Park mixes and mingles with the kaleidoscopic Kings Road, you’ll realise this is one history lesson in which the tone won’t turn sepia…

Artist at work

Oakley Street is home to a gallery of vibrant paintings, every last one of which is by the talented hand of your hostess. Her children having all grown up and flown the nest, she now spends most of her time in the countryside.

Handsome history

If art is all about perspective, you’ll love the graciously wide street and tall townhouses on the approach to your front door. Once inside, take a long lingering look at the paintings that adorn the sitting room before surrendering to the sofa’s soft embrace for an age or two. A statement clock brings you bang up to the present moment, while daylight skims off the modern dining table and bright walls. Flow onto the kitchen, ably fitted out for any feast, before looking in on the lush bathroom.

Your eye will approve of the master bedroom, plush and prettily clad in white. Two paintings hover over the headboard, while the ensuite is, naturally, awash with our White Company toiletries. The second bedroom can be laid out as a double or twin, flanked by red-accented lamps and more of that excellent artwork.

Modernism

You can glimpse historic Albert Bridge from your front door, over which Battersea Park is just a short hop. Then, turn the other way for the Kings Road, brimming with shiny boutiques, gleaming restaurants and bright young things. You’ve a traditional Chelsea pub just round the corner, the horticultural history of the Physic Garden and the Saatchi Gallery’s modern art. The tube from Sloane Square to Oxford Circus takes just over ten minutes.

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Property Type

  • Apartment

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Master ensuite: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Toiletries, towels & 5* linens

Other Amenities

  • A welcome pack will be provided on arrival and an iPhone will be available for you during the duration of your stay. Home truths This home is on a main road, you may be able to hear a little noise when inside. This home is on the 2nd floor with quite a lot of stairs, and no lift. The twin beds can be either set up as 2 singles or as a double. Please let our reservations team know which way you would like to them to be set up during your stay. Your host has a lovely little dog, Betty, whilst she won't be in residence during your stay. Guests with allergies may want to bear this in mind when booking....moreless

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Town

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Building Type

  • House

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Cancellation Policy

1. If you book more than 7 days before your stay starts, you can cancel within 24 hours of making it, and we will refund 100% of any charge

2. If you cancel at least 2 weeks before you are due to arrive, we charge you 50% of the stay cost

3. Once you’re within two weeks of the start of your stay, we can’t refund your booking

Please note that all prices on this site are indicative and guests should contact one fine stay directly to get up-to-date rates and availability.

Our normal check-in time is 16:00 with check-out being any time before 11:00.


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Last updated: 04/20/2015
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Location

You can glimpse historic Albert Bridge from your front door, over which Battersea Park is just a short hop. Then, turn the other way for the Kings Road, brimming with shiny boutiques, gleaming restaurants and bright young things. You’ve a traditional Chelsea pub just round the corner, the horticultural history of the Physic Garden and the Saatchi Gallery’s modern art. The tube from Sloane Square to Oxford Circus takes just over ten minutes.

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Manager info

About: onefinestay gives you the chance to stay in someone's place while they're out of town. You get to live their life for a few days and nights. Booking a stay is as easy as booking a hotel room. And there's service to match. Nobody wants to be a tourist, so our homes come with recommendations from the people who live in them. For everything else, we're here 24/7.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
Booking a stay is as easy as booking a hotel room, with online payment and confirmation. You get the same attention to detail and personal service too. Every home is properly cleaned before and after you stay, beds made (we can even do hospital corners) and bathrooms kitted out with luxury toiletries. There’s a maid service if you want it, as well as other hotel-style amenities. Once we’ve helped you settle in, we’re just a call away, 24/7. If it’s something we can’t solve over the phone, we’ll pop over to lend a hand. And because nobody wants to be a tourist, our homes come with personal and unique recommendations from the people who live in them – places to eat, things to do and adventures to go on.


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Minimum stay: 3 nights
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english, french, spanish, italian
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  • Calendar last updated: 04/20/2015
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