Mayfair is an area of central London, located within the City of Westminster. The district is now mainly commercial, with many former homes converted into offices for major corporations headquarters, embassies and also hedge funds and real estate businesses. There remains a substantial quantity of residential property as well as some exclusive shopping and London's largest concentration of luxury hotels and many restaurants. Rents are among the highest in London and the world.
There remains a substantial quantity of residential property as well as some exclusive shopping and London's largest concentration of luxury hotels and many restaurants.
Mayfair has become an attractive location away from the City of London for private banks, hedge funds and wealth managers.
Mayfair also boasts some of the capital's most exclusive shops, hotels, restaurants and clubs. Just alongside Burlington House is one of London's most luxurious shopping areas, the Burlington Arcade, which has housed shops under its glass-roofed promenade since 1819.
Notable past residents of Mayfair include:
i) Alexander Graham Bell (1847-1922).Scottish inventor of the telephone and hearing aid - performed first long distance call from No 33 Albemarle Street.
ii) Jimi Hendrix (1942-1970) American Musician - No 23 Brook Street.
iii) Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Irish Poet & Novelist - No 9 Carlos Place.
We advise on transactions at all the well-known Mayfair addresses including Savile Row, Hertford Street, Aldford Street, Audley Square, Avery Row, Bentinck Street, Berkeley Square, Berkeley Street, Broadbent Street, Bruton Place, Bruton Street. Charles Street, Chesterfield Hill, Chesterfield Street, Chesterfield Hill, Clarges Street, Clifford Street, Curzon Street, Davies Street, Dover Street, Duke Street, Dunraven Street, Farm Street, Grafton Street, Green Street, Groom Place, Grosvenor Square, Grosvenor Street.
Marylebone is an affluent inner-city area of central London, located within the City of Westminster.
Marylebone is in an area of London that can be roughly defined as bounded by Oxford Street to the south, Marylebone Road to the north, Edgware Road to the west and Great Portland Street to the east. A broader definition designates the historic area as Marylebone Village and encompasses neighbouring Regent's Park, Baker Street and the area immediately north of Marylebone Road, containing Marylebone Station, the original site of the Marylebone Cricket Club at Dorset Square, and the neighbourhood known as Lisson Grove to the border with St John's Wood. The area east of Great Portland Street up to Cleveland Street, known as Fitzrovia since the 1940s, is considered historically to have been East Marylebone.
Today the area is host to many medical and dental offices, traditionally concentrated in Harley Street.
We advise on transactions at all the well-known Mayfair addresses including Marylebone High Street, Cavendish Square, Portland Place, Mansfield Street, Queen Anne Street, Chandos Street, Welbeck Street, Bentinck Street, Manchester Square, Bulstrode Street, New Cavendish Street, Marylebone Road, Dorset, Langham Place, Baker Street, Bryanston Square, Montagu Square, Harley Street, Wigmore Street, Wyndham Place, New Quebec Street.
Nearest tube stations
- Baker Street
- Bond Street
- Edgware Road (Bakerloo Line)
- Edgware Road (Circle, District and Hammersmith & City Lines)
- Marble Arch
- Oxford Circus
- Regent's Park