Luxury Living in St. John’s Wood: Discover Our Development of the Week

Aston Chase is excited to present 1A St. John’s Wood Park, our development of the week that offers unparalleled design and a prime location in one of London’s most desirable neighbourhoods. The development features a blend of modern and classical architectural designs, incorporating the area’s rich history and blending seamlessly with the traditional Regency white-stucco villas and red-brick Victorian and Edwardian mansion buildings.

The development features several luxury apartments, including six two and three-bedroom lateral apartments ranging from 772.8 sq. ft. (71.8 sq. m.) to 1,121.6 sq. Ft. (104.2 sq. m.), two four-bedroom duplex penthouses measuring 1,469.3 sq. ft. (138.5 sq. m.) and 1,881 sq. Ft. (174.8 sq. m.), and a grand four-bedroom garden duplex residence spanning 2,185 sq. ft. (203 sq. m.) with private front and rear gardens and a lower ground floor courtyard. Some units have been fully dressed and interior designed, offering buyers a turn-key home for immediate move-in.

The lateral apartments feature bright and spacious open-plan living and dining rooms with a deep bay window with full-height glazing and a fully fitted kitchen located off the living space. The ceiling heights reach up to 8.8 ft (2.7m). The bedrooms have built-in wardrobes and ample dressing space, with the principal bedroom suite boasting a luxurious ensuite bathroom, while the other bedrooms share a large family bathroom.

The duplex penthouses offer the layout advantages of a house, with the living and entertaining areas on the upper floor and the bedroom suites on the lower. The upper floor of both penthouses contains a spacious reception room with a large bay and a separate kitchen with an outside breakfast/sun terrace. On the lower floor, the principal bedroom suite is lined with built-in wardrobes, and the bay provides a dressing/make-up area. The main bathroom features a freestanding sculptural bathtub and a separate walk-in shower. The coffered ceilings measure up to 9ft (2.76m) high.

The grand garden apartment has double-height ceilings up to 14 ft (4.2m) on the ground floor, featuring a large reception room that opens onto a private garden, a study/bedroom, and a spacious family kitchen/dining room with a central island. The kitchen opens onto the rear patio garden. On the lower floor, the principal bedroom suite features a main bathroom and a private outside courtyard, perfect for relaxation or exercise, along with two bedrooms sharing a family bathroom.

Residents of 1A St. John’s Wood Park benefit from programmable underfloor heating, comfort cooling to all rooms, CCTV security, and a unique boutique hotel-inspired foyer with a concierge. The building has a passenger lift and staircase to all levels, bicycle storage for residents, and off-street parking.

Located in the heart of St. John’s Wood, 1A St. John’s Wood Park offers easy access to an abundance of amenities, including excellent schools, world-class shopping, and fabulous restaurants, making it an ideal location for families and professionals. The development is also well connected, with several tube stations and bus routes nearby and close to major airports, making it convenient for frequent travellers.

This development is a rare opportunity to own one of London’s most exclusive neighbourhoods, offering luxury, style, and comfort in a prime location. Aston Chase is proud to present this magnificent development and is ready to help you make it your own. Book a viewing today with our team to secure your new home in one of London’s most prestigious neighbourhoods.




Providing the latest of an exciting new generation of new-build luxury homes in London’s St John’s Wood, leading developer Almax Group have launched 1A St John’s Wood Park, a boutique apartment building designed by Richard Lavington of award-winning architectural practice Maccreanor Lavington providing nine apartments including six laterals, two duplex penthouses and a grand garden duplex residence: for sale via sales agents Aston Chase and Savills.

St John’s Wood is renowned for its wide leafy roads, proximity to Regent’s Park and its highly sought after Regency white-stucco villas and red-brick Victorian and Edwardian mansion buildings. Using local architecture for inspiration Maccreanor Lavington designed 1A St John’s Wood Park as a contemporary reinterpretation of an Edwardian mansion block, resulting in the first new apartment development to be built on the east side of St John’s Wood since Rosetti House on Ordnance Hill was constructed some thirty years ago.

With quality and attention to detail rarely found in a new-build development, the elegant, modern apartment building is now finished and ready for immediate occupation. Features include a striking glass and brick façade with stone detailing, deep bay windows with full height glazing, apartments benefitting from light filled open plan interiors and contemporary specification accessed by a striking entrance foyer with concierge, the foyer design inspired by a boutique hotel.

1A St John’s Wood Park provides six two and three bedroom lateral apartments, ranging from 772.8 sq.ft. (71.8 sq.m.) up to 1,121.6 sq.ft. (104.2 sq.m.), two duplex penthouses, a three bedroom providing 1,469.3 sq.ft. (138.5 sq.m.) and a four bedroom with 1,881 sq.ft. (174.8 sq.m.), and finally a grand four bedroom garden duplex residence which is 2,185 sq.ft. (203 sq.m.) in size with private front and rear gardens and a lower ground floor courtyard. Selected apartments have been dressed and interior designed, providing buyers with a turn-key home for moving into immediately.

Offering the best in contemporary London living, each of the lateral apartments has a bright and spacious open plan living and dining room, incorporating a deep bay window with full height glazing, with a fully fitted kitchen located off the living space. Ceiling heights are up to 8.8 ft (2.7m) high.
All the bedrooms have built-in wardrobes and ample dressing space, with the principal bedroom suite featuring a luxurious ensuite bathroom and the other bedrooms sharing a large family bathroom.

The duplex penthouses come with the layout advantages of a house with the living and entertaining areas on the upper floor and the bedroom suites on the lower. The upper floor of both penthouses contains a spacious reception room incorporating a large bay, with a separate kitchen with an outside breakfast/sun terrace.

On the lower floor there is the principal bedroom suite lined with built-in wardrobes with the bay providing a dressing/make-up area. The main bathroom has a freestanding sculptural bathtub and separate walk-in shower. The further bedrooms share a spacious family bathroom. The coffered ceilings are up to 9ft (2.76m) high.

The grand garden apartment has double-height ceilings up to 14 ft (4.2m) on the ground floor with a large reception opening onto a private garden, a study/bedroom and a spacious family kitchen/dining room, with a central island, the kitchen opening onto the rear patio garden. On the lower floor is the principal bedroom suite with main bathroom and its own private outside courtyard, perfect for relaxation or exercise, along two further bedrooms sharing a family bathroom.

The apartments have been finished to a luxurious specification with features including premium Poggenpohl kitchens with marble effect caesarstone worktops and splashbacks and Miele integrated appliances; and beautifully designed bathrooms/shower rooms with marble effect porcelain tiling, contemporary white suites and mirrored and integrated cabinets and vanity units with sinks. Other details include engineered Oak flooring to the living rooms, bedrooms and hallways; gloss finish fitted wardrobes to the bedrooms, comfort cooling to all rooms, programmable underfloor heating and CCTV security.

Mark Pollack, co-founding Director of Aston Chase says: “1A St John’s Wood Park is currently the only newly launched exclusive new build apartment scheme in St Johns Wood, following One St John’s Wood and 4-6 St Edmunds Terrace both of which are effectively sold out. 1A St Johns Wood Park is the latest in an exciting new generation of new-build luxury homes in London’s St John’s Wood, which are set to transform the luxury housing market in the local area, designed for 21st Century modern living and boasting the latest specification and quality finishes. These outstanding homes provide both a home and excellent long-term investment.”

Zach Madison, Director at Savills (St John’s Wood) says: “The apartments at 1A St Johns Wood Park provide quality alongside value-for-money, and are a good long-term investment since new-homes values and demand in St Johns Wood is anticipated to rise over the next few years as pipeline projects come to fruition on Hamilton Terrace, Avenue Road and St John’s Wood Barracks. Historically the local marketplace has been dominated by period properties with many buyers having to refurbish in order to create a modern home, this is why the new-homes market is always highly anticipated when new launches like this take place.”

1A St Johns Wood Park has a passenger lift and staircase to all levels and is complete with bicycle storage for residents and off-street parking. The lateral apartments are priced from £1,650,000, the penthouses are priced from £3,690,000 and the grand garden duplex residence is priced at £4,495,000.


Rare Opportunity: Exquisite Victorian Residence on Loudoun Road, St John’s Wood – Property of the Week

Aston Chase’s Property of the Week is this exceptional detached Grade II Listed Victorian residence situated on Loudoun Road. Located in the heart of St John’s Wood and well positioned for The American School in London, St John’s Wood Underground Station, and St John’s Wood High Street, which offers a selection of fashionable restaurants and boutiques.

Arranged over three floors only, this low-built villa provides a rare opportunity to acquire an extremely well-presented detached family home comprising circa 304.1 square metres/3273 square feet and features spacious entertaining rooms, a luxurious principal bedroom suite, and beautifully landscaped gardens, all of which exude sophisticated living.

Combining a host of period features combined with all modern amenities, the house benefits from an abundance of natural light, all of which combines to create a home of timeless charm and elegance.

On entering the house, the reception hall sets the perfect tone and leads to the principal reception room, which provides an elegant setting for entertaining, whilst the former study, now a boot room, offers a flexible space to suit personal preferences. The family room seamlessly connects with the open-plan kitchen/breakfast room, creating a welcoming hub for everyday living. A utility room and guest cloakroom add to the convenience of the ground floor.

Luxurious Principal Bedroom Suite: The first floor is currently dedicated to an exceptional principal bedroom suite, occupying the entire floor, featuring a large en-suite bathroom and an adjoining study (formerly an additional double bedroom). The study also includes an en-suite dressing room, providing ample storage space and enhancing the suite’s functionality.

Additional Bedrooms and Amenities: The property offers three further bedrooms, two additional shower rooms (one en-suite), and off-street parking for three cars, a valuable asset in London. The split-level landscaped rear garden provides a tranquil retreat for relaxation and outdoor enjoyment. There is also off-street parking for three cars and an EV charging unit. Other amenities include air conditioning throughout.

Located just 0.3 miles away from The American School in London, St John’s Wood Underground Station (Jubilee Line), and the vibrant St John’s Wood High Street.



St John’s Wood Schools: Exceptional Education in a Prestigious Neighbourhood

Welcome to our comprehensive guide on schools in St John’s Wood, one of London’s most sought-after residential areas. Known for its leafy streets, elegant architecture, and excellent educational institutions, St John’s Wood is an ideal location for families seeking high-quality education for their children. In this guide, we will provide an overview of the top independent institutions in the area to help you make an informed decision when choosing the perfect school for your child.

Primary Schools

1. Arnold House

Arnold House is a thriving school in St. John’s Wood, providing a comprehensive education to boys aged 3-13. The school prioritises creating a happy learning environment to foster each boy’s potential with excellent pastoral care. Their curriculum encourages personal growth and development, offering a well-rounded balance between academics, sports, music, and the arts. Arnold House is well-regarded for producing exceptional, well-rounded students and maintains strong relationships with prominent senior day and boarding schools. The school instils self-confidence in its students, empowering them to succeed.

2. Saint Christina’s School

Saint Christina’s School provides a nurturing Catholic education that caters to each student’s unique needs with exceptional care, emphasising stewardship and empowering children to reach their full potential. Their innovative curriculum centres around STEM, cultivating intellectual curiosity. Students balance impressive academic achievements with sports, music, and drama involvement. Saint Christina’s pupils excel in 11+ assessments, gaining entry to top-tier senior schools in London.

3. Abercorn School

Founded in 1987, Abercorn is a family-led school with progressive ideas. Despite being small, the school takes pride in making family-centred decisions with its students’ interests at heart. Abercorn aims to provide an excellent education that nurtures a genuine love of learning and fosters individual growth and development. Over the years, the school has evolved, but it has always maintained its founding principles. The staff and faculty at Abercorn continue to prioritise a forward-thinking approach to education that puts the needs of its students first.

Secondary Schools

1. Francis Holland School

Francis Holland School has an exceptional reputation for academic success, accompanied by nurturing pastoral care. Their comprehensive and innovative education kindles a love of learning that lasts a lifetime, preparing students for the future. The school’s ethos is anchored in core values of Knowledge, Compassion, Spirit, and Perseverance, creating a supportive and ambitious environment where girls thrive. Located near Regent’s Park, the school presents a wealth of challenging opportunities for its students, reinforcing its commitment to excellence. Francis Holland empowers every girl to achieve her full potential while staying true to herself, instilling confidence, resilience, and adaptability for an ever-evolving world.

2. The American School in London

The American School in London, founded in 1951, is an accredited independent school that offers an American-style education to students from diverse cultural backgrounds. The school provides a comprehensive educational program focusing on the American curriculum and the International Baccalaureate Diploma. The school boasts state-of-the-art facilities, including science labs, art studios, a theatre, sports facilities, and a well-equipped library, while incorporating innovative teaching methods and a strong focus on technology. The American School in London also offers a diverse range of extra-curricular activities, providing students with a well-rounded and enriching educational experience.

St. John’s Wood boasts exceptional schools that cater to diverse needs and interests, with a strong commitment to academic excellence, personal growth, and well-rounded education. Families have unparalleled opportunities to ensure their child’s success in a supportive and nurturing environment. Conveniently located near renowned institutions such as University College School, South Hampstead High School, and London Business School, St. John’s Wood provides top-quality educational options for a bright future. Enjoy a peaceful and charming neighbourhood while giving your child access to an exceptional education.


Step into Historic Charm and Modern Luxury: A Stunning Victorian Family Home in Little Venice

Aston Chase is thrilled to present our property of the week, a stunning family home located on Sutherland Avenue in London’s highly sought-after Little Venice area. This magnificent mid-terrace house boasts an impressive 4,898 sq ft (455 sqm) of living space, tastefully blending contemporary design with original Victorian elegance.

Renovated and upgraded, this impeccably presented home is a testament to thoughtful detailing, refined finishes, and high-end specifications. The stylish living spaces offer an ideal balance of luxury and comfort, with generously proportioned rooms and impressive ceiling heights.

Upon entering the home, you’ll be greeted by a double-height atrium that dramatically divides the raised ground floor, affording the media and drawing rooms a striking dual aspect. The garden floor features a large, fitted Bulthaup kitchen and a dining room that seamlessly connects to the family room, flowing to the private
south-facing garden. The house’s lawn leads directly onto Formosa Garden – a secure and exclusive three-acre communal landscaped area.

One of the highlights of this home is the substantial roof terrace, which offers uninterrupted local views and an open sun aspect. This additional haven is perfect for relaxing and entertaining.

The home offers seven bedrooms and seven bathrooms, including a luxurious principal bedroom suite that occupies the entire first floor. The suite features a dressing room and a large ensuite, providing the perfect retreat for homeowners seeking privacy and relaxation. The remaining five bedrooms are arranged over the top two floors, with staff accommodation adjoining the garden level.

In addition to the beautiful living spaces, this home also features a gym/bedroom, utility room, plant room, and a Control4 home automation system for AV and lighting. Air conditioning is installed in most bedrooms, ensuring a comfortable living environment year-round.

Located in Little Venice, one of London’s most desirable residential areas, this home is just a short walk from a myriad of local amenities. Formosa Street offers plenty of
eateries and convenience shops, while Clifton Road is home to high-quality specialist shops. The picturesque Regent’s Canal and Clifton Nurseries are also within easy reach.

Little Venice is an excellent choice for families, with an outstanding selection of independent and state schools, ample children’s playgrounds, and exceptional community facilities, all in close proximity. The home is ideally situated for public transport and road connections, with Warwick Avenue Underground Station
(Bakerloo Line) just a few minutes walk away. Paddington Station, the terminus for Great Western Railway and the Heathrow Express is also easily accessible.

This stunning family home on Sutherland Avenue is a rare gem that beautifully combines modern design with classic elegance, offering the perfect blend of luxury, comfort, and convenience in one of London’s most desirable neighbourhoods.


Charming Grade II Listed Villa on Clifton Hill, St John’s Wood – Property of The Week

Aston Chase is thrilled to present our Property of The Week, an exquisite semi-detached Grade II Listed period villa situated on the picturesque Clifton Hill in St John’s Wood. With its charming character, spacious layout, and convenient location, this property offers a wonderful opportunity for a variety of buyers, including young families, rental investors, and those seeking a lock-up-and-leave home. Join us as we explore the delightful features and benefits of our property on Clifton Hill.

Elegant Design and Spacious Accommodation: This well-presented villa boasts a generous living space of approximately 198.2 sq m (2,133 sq ft) spread across three floors. The layout has been thoughtfully planned to provide bright and spacious rooms, ensuring a comfortable and enjoyable living experience. With a perfect blend of period charm and modern convenience, this property offers the best of both worlds.

Ideal for Various Buyers: The versatility of this home makes it highly appealing to a range of buyers. For young families, the property offers ample space and a welcoming environment to create cherished memories. Rental investors will be attracted to the potential returns and the ease of managing the property. Additionally, those primarily interested in apartments will be enticed by the lock-up-and-leave convenience, excellent off-street parking, and low overheads this home provides.

Prime Location with Superb Amenities: The house benefits from an enviable location, nestled between Loudoun Road and Abbey Road, and is within a mere 0.4 miles of The American School in London (ASL). The area offers excellent transport links, including multiple bus routes on Abbey Road, South Hampstead Overground, and Swiss Cottage & St John’s Wood Underground Stations (Jubilee Line). Residents can enjoy the vibrant atmosphere and convenience of nearby shops and restaurants on Abbey Road, Boundary Road & Blenheim Terrace, while the more extensive amenities of St John’s Wood High Street are just 0.9 miles away.

A Welcoming Home with Desirable Features: The villa comprises a principal bedroom with an en-suite bathroom, three additional bedrooms, a further bathroom, a shower room, a drawing room, a reception room, a study, a kitchen open plan with a family/dining room, a utility room, and a guest cloakroom. The well-designed landscaped front garden adds curb appeal, while the small rear decked courtyard provides a private outdoor space. The property also offers the convenience of off-street parking for two cars, a valuable feature in this sought-after area.

Don’t miss the opportunity to experience the charm and elegance of our Property of The Week on Clifton Hill. Contact Aston Chase today to arrange a viewing and experience the exceptional beauty and potential this property has to offer. Our dedicated team is ready to assist you in making this house your dream home.


Unmatched Style and Elegance: Aston Chase’s Property of the Week in the Heart of Marylebone

Aston Chase is delighted to present our latest property of the week on Manchester Street in the heart of Marylebone. This Georgian double-fronted townhouse has been comprehensively refurbished to the highest standards and boasts approximately 466.44 sq m/5,021 sq ft of luxurious living space across five floors. With a prime location, exceptional attention to detail, and an impressive list of features, this townhouse is truly a gem in the heart of London.

The ground floor features a modern glass structure that houses the kitchen, which is fully equipped with top-of-the-line appliances and a separate breakfast room that opens onto a terrace. The ground floor also includes a large dining room, library, and guest cloakroom, all of which have been elegantly refurbished to provide a welcoming and sophisticated atmosphere.

Moving up to the first floor, you’ll find an elegant formal double reception room with a butler’s kitchen and bar area, as well as a private office. The second floor is dedicated entirely to the principal bedroom suite, which features a luxurious en-suite dressing room, a glamorous bathroom, and a separate steam shower room. The top floor boasts three further bedrooms, one with an en-suite shower room and a family bathroom.

The lower ground floor has been transformed to include a media room, a fifth-bedroom suite with a terrace, a gym, a utility room, and a guest cloakroom. The lower ground floor has a separate entrance, providing privacy and flexibility. The property also benefits from air conditioning throughout and a lift that services all floors, making it ideal for those who value convenience and accessibility.

The townhouse also has access to the beautiful private gardens of Manchester Square, providing a serene escape from the bustling city. Additionally, underground parking is available by negotiation in the neighbouring development and can be accessed from the rear gate.

Manchester Street is situated just off Manchester Square in the heart of Marylebone Village. The location offers easy access to the world-class restaurants, shops, and amenities of Marylebone and the West End, as well as the green open spaces of Hyde Park, Regent’s Park, and Manchester Square. Transport links are excellent, with nearby Bond Street, Baker Street, Marylebone, Paddington, and Euston stations all within easy reach.

This townhouse is an exceptional property that offers luxurious living in a prime location. With a comprehensive refurbishment, a modern glass structure, and access to private gardens, this townhouse is ideal for those who appreciate both historic charm and modern luxury. If you’re looking for a property in Marylebone, we highly recommend contacting Aston Chase today to book a viewing to experience this outstanding townhouse for yourself.



A Home at 4-6 St Edmund’s Terrace: The Ultimate Luxury in St John’s Wood, London NW8

Nestled in the prestigious St John’s Wood neighbourhood, 4-6 St Edmund’s Terrace offers an unrivalled living experience for those looking to buy a luxurious apartment in London. Boasting a prime location and an array of top-notch amenities, these apartments are the epitome of opulence and convenience. In this article, we will discuss the benefits of living in St John’s Wood and explore why 4-6 St Edmund’s Terrace is the perfect place to call home.

St John’s Wood: An Enviable Neighbourhood

St John’s Wood is one of London’s most sought-after residential areas, known for its leafy streets, elegant architecture, and exceptional quality of life. This upscale neighbourhood offers several benefits for residents:

1. Prime Location: St John’s Wood is situated in Zone 2, just a stone’s throw away from Central London. This convenient location ensures easy access to the city’s business and entertainment hubs, making it ideal for professionals and families.

2. Green Spaces: One of the major attractions of St John’s Wood is its proximity to Regent’s Park, one of London’s Royal Parks. This vast green space offers an array of recreational activities, from boating on the lake to enjoying open-air performances at the Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre.

3. Excellent Transport Links: With St John’s Wood Station on the Jubilee Line and multiple bus routes nearby, residents enjoy seamless connectivity to the rest of the city.

4. Top-tier Education: St John’s Wood boasts an array of reputable schools, including the American School in London, and is close to renowned institutions such as the London Business School. The area’s excellent educational institutions make it an ideal location for families with children of all ages.

5. High-end Retail and Dining: St John’s Wood High Street, just a short walk from St Edmund’s Terrace, is home to an array of upscale boutiques, cafés, and restaurants. The High Street caters to the most discerning tastes, from designer fashion to gourmet dining.

4-6 St Edmund’s Terrace: Luxury Living Redefined

With its modern architecture and unparalleled amenities, 4-6 St Edmund’s Terrace stands out as a prime choice for those looking to buy a flat in St John’s Wood. Here are some of the key features that make these flats a genuinely exceptional offering:

1. Contemporary Living: The apartments combine elegant contemporary living with high-end finishes, featuring floor-to-ceiling windows, Miele, Quooker, and Hansgrohe fixtures and fittings, and a smart lighting system.

2. Spacious Living Areas: The generously proportioned living spaces offer an abundance of natural light, making the apartments bright and welcoming. The open-plan reception benefits from a double aspect and six floor-to-ceiling windows.

3. Exquisite Amenities: Residents of 4-6 St Edmund’s Terrace enjoy access to a wealth of world-class amenities, including a daytime concierge service, resident parking, and beautifully landscaped outdoor spaces. These facilities cater to the modern, sophisticated lifestyle St John’s Wood is known for.

4. Breath-taking Views: With its proximity to Regent’s Park and being adjacent to Primrose Hill, many flats at 4-6 St Edmund’s Terrace offer stunning views of London’s skyline and green spaces. This unique urban and natural beauty blend provides a serene and tranquil living experience.

The Architect Behind 4-6 St Edmund’s Terrace

The architect responsible for the design of 4-6 St Edmund’s Terrace is Clive Sall Architecture, known for designing high-end residential properties that balance functional design with aesthetic appeal. With an emphasis on creating beautiful and practical spaces, Clive Sall Architecture approaches each project with a unique vision tailored to the client’s individual needs and preferences. When designing the luxury apartments at 4-6 St Edmund’s Terrace, the architect focuses on maximising natural light and creating spacious living areas while incorporating high-end finishes and modern amenities. The result is a collection of stunning apartments that offer a unique blend of elegance and contemporary living. From the floor-to-ceiling windows that provide an abundance of natural light to the Miele, Quooker, and Hansgrohe fixtures and fittings that offer unparalleled quality, every detail has been carefully considered to ensure that residents enjoy a luxurious and comfortable living experience. Clive Sall Architecture’s attention to detail and commitment to quality is evident in every aspect of the design, making the apartments at 4-6 St Edmund’s Terrace truly exceptional.

4-6 St Edmund’s Terrace in St John’s Wood, London, NW8, offers an unparalleled living experience for those seeking a luxurious flat in one of the city’s most prestigious neighbourhoods. With its prime location, exceptional amenities, and breath-taking design by Clive Sall Architecture, 4-6 St Edmund’s Terrace is the epitome of modern luxury. If you are considering purchasing a flat in London, 4-6 St Edmund’s Terrace in St John’s Wood should be at the top of your list.