The London View
November 07, 2010 - London
London will soon be home to one of the tallest residential towers in Europe as the capital's leading developer St George PLC announce the launch of The Tower, One St George Wharf, in SW8. At 50 st oreys high and crowned by a stunning triplex penthouse, The Tower will set a new standard of luxury for the capital's South Bank, which has generated interest from high net-worth buyers across the world .
Rising 594ft (180m) into the sky, The Tower is a shimmering column rising from the River that will become the pinnacle in sophisticated city living, located next to the River Thames, it will boast some of the most spectacular views across London's famous skyline, including Westminster, the City and beyond.
The Tower will feature 223 highly specified riverside homes, providing one, two and three bedroom apartments, through to two exclusive duplex penthouses and one unique triplex penthouse.
Mark Griffiths, Managing Director of St George South London comments: "This exclusive scheme will appeal to a truly international audience as London is still recognised as the world capital and attracts investment from a global audience.
The opportunity to purchase in a high end residential prime tower development that offers a luxurious, hotel-style lifestyle, is generating a lot of interest."
Designed with award-winning interior designers, The Tower's apartments will be fitted with Bulthaup kitchens and integrated high level appliances including wine coolers and luxury bathrooms with walk-in showers and baths, set within a stone surround which enjoy comfort cooling to principal rooms. The bedrooms and living areas come with a discrete fully-fitted home entertainment system with ceiling speakers and LCD televisions which enjoy floor-to-ceiling triple glazed windows and sky gardens overlook a world famous panorama.
Residents and guests of The Tower will experience a hotel style service provided by Harrods Asset Management with a greeting doorman, 24-hour concierge, and a dedicated valet service for parking. Providing another level of luxury, residents of The Tower, One St George Wharf, will have exclusive access to a residentsonly health club with state of the art gym, infinity swimming pool, sauna and steam room as well as a private screening room, meeting room facility, business lounge, underground car park and private catering facilities.
St George Wharf, London's riverside destination benefits from excellent transport links with close proximity to international airports. There are a variety of shops, bars and restaurants on the scheme, which is opposite Pimlico and perfectly located for easy access to the best of London culture and entertainment in the nearby West End.
As well as being one of the most exclusive residencies in London, The Tower is also one of the most environmentally sustainable buildings of its type. It will feature a series of green initiatives such as a wind-turbine on its roof and the use of the water from the London Aquifer to provide heat and cooling. Through a sophisticated glazing system, The Tower will use just 30 per cent of the gas or electricity energy of a comparable building, while reducing carbon dioxide emissions by between 30 and 60 per cent.
The Tower will be launching on 18th September 2010. To register your interest please contact Terry Wrightson on 020 7042 7700 or visit www.thetower-onestgeorgewharf.co.uk
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