Bite-Size News: This Week’s Previews
Every week, The Sybarite collates its pick of the hottest luxury lifestyle news into bite-size chunks. In this week’s property and interiors special, we cover an exciting new development at Tower Bridge, Ascott’s first foray into Asia, the imminent opening of Sanya EDITION China and the David Chipperfield London penthouse up for grabs.
First Show Apartment Opens For Barratt London’s Magnificent Landmark Place
Landmark Place, one of London’s finest and most exclusive residential developments, comprises of 165 one-bedroom suites, one, two and three-bedroom apartments and penthouses. Currently located on the 23rd floor of Barratt London’s Aldgate Place development, visitors to the Show Home will be able to experience the first taste of the luxurious and welcoming interiors that will be possible at Landmark Place, created by Alexander James Interior Design. Homes are available here from £810,000 for a studio and up to £11 million for a penthouse. The development is due for completion in summer 2018.
Ascott Opens Asia’s First Unique Luxury Property Under The Crest Collection – Metropole Bangkok
Located in Thonglor, Bangkok’s most sought-after residential district, Metropole brings a touch of European charm to the heart of Bangkok. The exclusive serviced residence features a colonial architecture and an infusion of neoclassicism design with Thai elegance. Mr. Jean Keijdener, Ascott’s Country General Manager for Thailand, said: “Metropole is the only property in Asia and one of four in the world handpicked to be part of the prestigious Crest Collection.”
Sanya EDITION China To Launch In December
Ian Schrager, the internationally renowned American hotel visionary is opening his first hotel in China this December. The Sanya EDITION, a spectacular oceanfront destination on Hainan Island, just off the coast of Southern China, is the latest addition to EDITION hotels, the brand Schrager conceived in a partnership with Marriott International. Schrager said: “The resort is a unique sophisticated vision and embodiment of a cosmopolitan China for all the world to see.”
Buy a David Chipperfield-Designed Penthouse For £3.25m
Back in 2000, Stirling Prize-winning architect David Chipperfield converted this warehouse building into apartments, while fitting out the interior of the penthouse for the developer as his family home. Now on the market with The Modern House for £3.25m, this two-floor, three-bedroom property boasts floor to ceiling windows and views of the Shard and St. Paul’s from the south-facing roof terrace.