5 Reasons to Live on Balfour Place in Mayfair, London
26th May 2017
Home and Living, Mayfair Lifestyle, Property
Mayfair’s Balfour Place is one of the most desirable streets to live in London. There are many wide-ranging reasons why one would want to live and work in this prestigious street. These five factors are good reasons to move to the area. Pastor Real Estate are a boutique real estate agency based in the heart of Mayfair. Offering two spectacular properties to rent on Balfour Place and are good reasons to move to Balfour, because the transport links to Balfour Place in Mayfair the rest of London are fantastic.
The street is within close proximity to four underground stations. These include Marble Arch, Bond Street, Green Park and Hyde Park Corner, with easy access to the Central, Piccadilly. The Piccadilly line also reaches Heathrow Airport, international transport links are within easy reach of this exclusive neighbourhood. Balfour Place sits adjacent to Mount Street and is of the most exclusive shopping areas in London. Mount Street designer boutiques, including Marc Jacobs, Rubinacci, and Céline and fine restaurants, such as Scott’s. There are many other luxurious amenities, such as The Connaught Hotel. Balfour Place is surrounded by some of London’s most celebrated green spaces. At the end of Mount Street is Hyde Park and is the largest park in central London.
Also in close proximity are Green Park, Grosvenor Square, Berkeley Square and Mount Street Gardens. Many famous residents reside in or around Balfour Place and Mayfair because they are attracted by its transport links and green spaces. Distinguished residents of the area include Keira Knightley, Madonna and Nigella Lawson. In the past Prime Ministers George Canning and Winston Churchill also called Mayfair home. One of the nation’s most expensive properties is on Balfour Place. The city mansion was recently valued at £45,000,000 and boasts 19 bedrooms, six kitchens and 17 bathrooms. A short stroll from Oxford Street and Hyde Park. No. 7 Balfour Place dates from the late 19th century and is characteristic of all the properties on the sought after street.
Each building looks spectacular in the Mayfair neighbourhood. Approximately 66% of Mayfair residents currently rent their home, a trend that is being adopted and by royalty. A Sultan from Abu Dhabi is one such renter who has recently moved to the area. Pastor Real Estate offers two stunning apartments for rent.