1 Bedroom flat for sale on Harrod's Furniture Depository, Barnes, SW13


Outstanding and oversized at nearly 850 square feet, one bedroom apartment with 3.3 meter high ceilings within a historic and exclusive, riverside Harrod’s Village development.

Harrod’s Village was formally known as Hammersmith Bridge Works - Cowan’s soap and candle factory, sugar refinery and animal charcoal works which was built by Lewis Cowan in 1857. It closed in 1892 and the acquired by Harrods in 1893 to be used as a depository where people could store furniture and possessions, particularly for those going abroad. Three long blocks form the original factory buildings; William Hunt Mansions overlooking the river Thames, Charles Harrod Court – converted soap factory and Richard Burbidge Mansions, named after a managing director of Harrods – converted candle factory where this apartment is situated.

These magnificent warehouses were converted to residential apartments in 2000 and the scheme was named Harrods Village, which offers 24 hour concierge, beautifully landscaped communal gardens, access to the business centre, excellent leisure facilities including; gym, spa and a swimming pool. Guest parking and allocated parking is also on site as well as direct access to the riverfront and walks along the Thames.

This beautiful and larger than average apartment is located on the first floor of the Richard Burbidge building which has a level access to the communal gardens via the exterior bridge. Sitting at almost 850 square feet with 3.3 meter ceilings, this property has exceptional feeling of spaciousness and light through original arched windows.

This historical home incorporated an open plan kitchen which was completely refurbished by the current owners, opening up to a grand living space with recently installed wooden flooring; large bedroom with en-suite bathroom and a further wc accessed via a hallway.

Richard Burbidge Mansions is situated in the much sought after Harrods Village development, within walking distance of the River Thames. There are many excellent schools within close proximity including St. Paul's, Tower House, and Ibstock Place. Many pubs, restaurants, coffee shops and independent boutiques can be found in Barnes. With its village-like feel, Barnes also offers convenient National Rail links to Clapham Junction and Waterloo, while Hammersmith Broadway is a short distance away offering London Underground services.

Room Summary

  • Bedroom(s):  1
  • Reception Room(s):  1
  • Bathroom(s):  1

Property Features

  • 24 hour concierge
  • Communal gardens
  • Riverside
  • Gated community
  • Outstanding leisure facilities
  • Allocated parking
  • Service Charge: £8400 per year
  • Ground Rent: £1
  • Council Tax Band - E
For more information call 0203 744 2500 or email the office