On behalf of ADFG and
Northacre, welcome to the Northacre Journal.
2019 signifies a
landmark year for Northacre, and with this newsletter we plan to share insights
and news throughout this exciting journey, which we hope you will find informative
When ADFG took a majority stake in Northacre in 2015 we did so
with a commitment to investing in the most unique and iconic developments in
London. We now have two fantastic projects underway: No.1 Palace Street, which
is situated directly opposite Buckingham Palace and will offer a new benchmark
in London living when it completes next year; and The Broadway, located nearby
in the vibrant heart of Westminster, overlooking four world heritage sites.
Both projects are testimony to the extraordinary expertise and commitment of
the Northacre team, and we look forward to keeping you informed on their
– Jassim Alseddiqi, chief executive officer of ADFG
There’s nothing quite like a London summer. Perfectly positioned
in the heart of Westminster, our No.1 Palace Street and The Broadway
residencies are within easy reach of the capital’s luxury boutiques, galleries,
restaurants and Royal parks. If the weather permits, a picnic is in order. Dukes
Hotel will pack, and even set one up for you, in nearby Green Park or
St. James’s Park. And as dusk draws in, where better to enjoy a cocktail than
in one of the capital’s many roof terraces or a spot of alfresco dining
at The Ritz London’s Secret Garden Bar. For more must do’s during
over the summer, delve into our top picks:
Emilia at Bonhams
Housed in the Bond Street headquarters of auctioneers Bonhams, newly opened Emilia boasts a courtyard wine bar and bright mezzanine dining space. Head chef Stuart Andrew takes inspiration from Italy’s hearty Emilia-Romagna cuisine and puts a modern spin on classic dishes such as the smoked eel tortellini in brodo and crispy pig’s trotter with lentils.
St. James’s Sunday Morning Strolls – Art & Architecture Tour:
July 28/August 25
Best foot forward. St James’s is home to world-class galleries such as the Royal Academy of Arts, White Cube and The Institute of Contemporary Art. This organised walking tour promises to guide you through the heart of the London art world, stopping en route to admire centuries of Regency, Edwardian and Modernist architecture, galleries and other notable cultural institutions such as the London Library.
London’s glitterati turned out in force for the opening of Chopard’s revamped Bond Street flagship last month. Designed to resemble a sumptuous London townhouse with cosy fireplaces and plush velvet sofas, the refurbished space now stands as the French jeweller’s largest boutique in Europe and houses the full line of fine jewellery, watches and other exquisite pieces crafted from sustainable gold.
Northacre hosted two experiential horse racing events in June to celebrate the nearing completion of our landmark development, No.1 Palace Street. Situated opposite Buckingham Palace, No.1 Palace Street is truly…