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2 Hyde Park Square residential building is being redeveloped.

October 25, 2011

2 Hyde Park Square entrance in 2009 before the refurbishment.

October 2009

2 Hyde Park Square reconstruction.

June 7, 2011

This is what 2 Hyde Park Square looked like in 2009 ...

October 2009

... and this is the new facade in Summer 2012. 2 Hyde Park.

July 2012

2 Hyde Park in 2013.

3. june 2013

2 Hyde Park Square

2 Hyde Park Square, London W2 2JY

Description of 2 Hyde Park Square

2 Hyde Park Square is a residential building just moments from Hyde Park.

The building was redeveloped in 2012.

2 Hyde Park Square, located on the corner of Hyde Park Street and Connaught Street, is a luxurious residential building, offering 24 hour concierge and secure underground parking.

Description from the sales website from 2012:

• Cleaned and repointed façade.
• Balconies designed to provide new streamlined projecting bays.
• New floor to ceiling metal windows allowing for the benefits of solar and thermal performance.
• New glass balustrading to the face of the projecting bays.
• New extensions use a mixture of brick, to blend in with surround structures, render treatments and transparent, translucent and opaque glazing.
• New roof areas are designed to provide extensive 'green roofs'.

Car Park
• Secure underground car parking for 24 vehicles accessible by ramp.
• Car park benefits from 24 hour CCTV surveillance.
• Car parking bays are pre-wired for charger use (Note: chargers to be installed by resident).
• Storage space for up to 36 bicycles.
• Individually allocated secure residents stores.
• Lift from car park to all residential levels.

Entrance and Communal Areas
• Granite paving, stone façades, feature lighting and formal planting at external entrance.
• Fully glazed entrance to reception lobby accessible via security controlled sliding doors.
• One 13 passenger high speed lift serves all floors.
• Lift provides restricted access to the 8th floor penthouse, finishes commensurate with finishes in the ground floor reception.
• Central staircase serves all floors.
• Secondary staircase as further fire escape between the ground and fourth floors.
• Corridors are lit by perimeter recessed downlighting, with feature downlighting above each apartment door.


• European oak flooring.
• White solid doors throughout with high quality brushed stainless steel ironmongery from 'Ize's Hans Poelzig' range.
• High level security lock to the entrance door of all apartments.

• Miele designer kitchens.
• Black Silestone worktop and white high gloss walls, with base units accommodating the following integrated fittings and equipment:
- fridge, freezer
- hob, extractor hood
- plate warmer drawer
- microwave
- wine cooler
- dishwasher
- washer dryer
- stainless steel bowl from Blanco with waste disposal unit
- brushed stainless steel taps from Grohe.
• European oak flooring.
• Walls are finished in a Silestone tile with glass splash backs.

• Floors fitted with 80/20 woollen carpet.
• Bespoke wardrobes with a lacq uered finish.
• Lighting in master wardrobes.

Bathroom/Shower Room and En-suites
• Electric under floor heating system in bathroom and en-suite.
• Fully tiled floor and wall finished in 400 x 800 Pietra Todi porcelain tiles.
• Built in mirrored wall cabinets.
• Mixer taps, showers and shower attachments from Hansgrohe.
• Bisque heated chrome towel rail and electric shaver socket.

• Shallow depth low voltage downlighters using halogen lamps in all living areas.
• All living area lighting is dimmable and controlled by rotary or slide dimmer and local switch or wall mounted 'scene plate'.
• Low voltage downlights using halogen lamps installed in bathrooms and kitchen areas.
• Feature lighting installed as part of the fixtures and fittings, including kitchen cupboards, built-in wardrobes and mirror in bathrooms.
• 5 Amp unswitched socket outlets provided in the lounge areas.
• All electrical fittings have a brushed stainless steel finish.

• 24hr manned concierge desk.
• Vehicular drop off facility at main entrance.
• Main entrance CCTV security and video/audio door entry phone system.
• Residential lift access via controlled key fob.
• All apartments benefit from video/audio door entry handset with video link through TV.
• Verified intruder detection system by a front door contact and dual technology sensor in the living room and panic button in the master bedroom.

• Communal television and FM aerial distribution system complete with multi switches, amplifiers/boosters and distribution/splitter units.
• Each apartment shall be capable of receiving the following:
- Analogue terrestrial television (until switch-off/changeover to Digital)
- Digital Television
- FM/DAB Audio
- Satellite Television (Sky and Sky +) subject to individual subscription
- Hotbird satellite installation
- Middle Eastern and Russian transmissions (All services available within the lounge and all bedrooms, providing the apartment
with a total 'multiroom' television installation).
• All telecommunications outlets are dual outlet RJ45 mounted on MK 'Edge' flat plate outlets finished brushed stainless steel
• Conduit for speaker wiring in the reception room of all apartments.

Heating and Ventilation
• All living spaces and bedrooms are to be served by 'comfort cooling'.
• Wall mounted remote heating/cooling controls.
• Ceiling mounted filter installed in the kitchen, WC, shower and bathroom areas.

Connected Companies

Liberty Properties

Buildington Rating & Notes


News & Comments: (4)

2012/07/23 20:32

New photo!

2011/11/07 21:21

Units are priced between £1,350 and £2,750 per sq ft. Source: CBRE

2011/08/20 11:47

Proposal: Amendments to planning permission dated 6 March 2008 (RN: 07/08532) for use of existing building as 36 self contained residential flats (8 x 1 bedroom flats, 12 x 2 bedroom flats and 16 x 3 bedroom flats), with associated external alterations including alterations to fenestration and replacement of projecting bays, installation of green roofs,
erection of a three storey rear extension and single storey roof extensions to the Connaught Street elevation and at main roof level, installation of 10 air conditioning condenser units at ground floor level and 2 air conditioning condenser units at eighth floor level within acoustic enclosures and enclosure of existing full height kitchen extract
duct; namely, alterations to transom on the ground floor windows to the west and south elevations, enlargement of glazing to southernmost windows on ground floor west elevation, alterations to the fenestration on the ground floor south elevation to include replacement of four pane full length glazing with three pane full length glazing and extension of existing high level window to full length three pane window.

Planning Application received by Westminster City Council during week ending 7.08.2011.

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2011/06/08 21:10

Seems that the buidling is going through major refurbishment.

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