Tucked away in a leafy suburb in Cape Town stands a statement-making home – not only for the modern, glass-fronted architecture but more so for it’s vibrant interiors
Churchill's house for sale
The former home of Winston Churchill is now available for purchase at a price of 28 million...
Located in the prestigious Knightsbridge area of London, in a very short distance from Kensington Gardens, this house with an area of about 600 m2 has seven bedrooms and five bathrooms. As stated in the official listing, this house has an impressive breadth and four floors, which makes it a really big villa.
Churchill and his wife Baroness Clementine Spencer - Churchill, lived here until his death in 1965. They bought this house in 1945, after he won the war but lost the election.
For someone who was respected in society, such as Churchill, meeting with VIPs was part of everyday life. Consequently, his villa has a large reception hall, five bedrooms and a separate seating section for staff, who could probably tell us some amazing stories.
As for the Baroness, large living room and sitting room were probably far more useful than all the working rooms. And just imagine all of whom she entertained in a large formal dining room...
This villa was built in the mid-nineteenth century, and today has a blue plaque, which reminds every passerby of his famous owner and historical significance. Current owners have contributed to its value. They have upgraded kitchen with modern appliances. Also, this villa has a wine cellar, while the master bedroom complete private bath and dressing room.
For those who enjoy the time spent outside, garden that surrounds this home will be a perfect option. Also, there is a terrace with a view of the Kensington Gardens, as well as the greenhouse, for those who want to enjoy the green even during the colder months.
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