From the Rooftop: Tourists snapping photos.
They began with major structural repairs, then moved into the renovation of the colorful, airy interior corridors and individual units.
"We never started with an idea that the building would look like this Brittney says.
Dark metal, they finally admit.The murals and gargoyles went up shortly after the slate columns and patina-colored iron work.Statue in the patio, wendy Gilmartin, tourists gawk, take cell phone photos, ask to come in, ask if the apartment is a haunted house, or a gimmicky hotel.Tony adds, "I think when people meet me they think I'm going to be wearing a cape and a top donna cerca uomo polignano a mare hat."."She protects this place says Brittany.It comes together naturally." "The next big thing here on the roof is going to be a statue of Athena - powerful, huge - right there in the middle, with her shield Tony adds while looking at the roof, his arms stretched out wide.In response, bordelli inghilterra tenants and owners are all patient, and casually proud.The tenants are contented too, most stay a while and a few have been there more than ten years.How to find us, being in central London we are easily accessible via national rail and the tube network.Brittany chimes in, "because we need a little more feminine energy." She rolls her eyes and nods to the hard-plated muscular steel of the other statuaries on the roof to make her point.From the mural on the front - made in Alexandra's likeness - to the stained glass on the back wall of the building, Alexandra's presence watches over the residents of 20 Westminster.
Tony asks them if they want a tour of the place, they agree and forty-five minutes later Tony returns to the stoop with the glazed-over young men - still clutching their bike helmets.
Wendy Gilmartin "Look at this guy Tony says, motioning towards the ghoulish, bat-winged devil spreading his wings over the Venice Speedway.
Very confused Morman missionary kid, wendy Gilmartin, when two proselytizing Mormons come riding up with their backpacks, helmets and all, the residents get a little giddy.
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Tales of the City house, where tenants energetically tolerate hook-ups, homeless people in the yard and the coming-and-going artisans and musicians of Venice.By Bus: The following bus routes stop near New Bond Street: No 100 from Shadwell Station, St George's Town Hall to Elephant Castle.Wendy Gilmartin, tony's experience in construction and Brittany's in producing make them a formidable pair of crafty, type-A creative managers, and they took to the bordello's daunting overhaul with gusto.Mylius was a street artist when he met Tony - he was homeless and sold his work on the boardwalk to tourists."The Indians down there use these little ghoulish statues to ward off evil spirits he says, "and the guy who sells the statues makes them out of salvaged metal, so we asked if he'd make a gigantic Poseidon for us and a centaur.".When Tony Wells and Brittany Stevenson bought the apartment at 20 Westminster Ave.By National Rail: From any of the national rail stations in London we are accessible by the tube.By London Underground: Our nearest tube station is: Wapping Rail: Located on the East London line, Walk southwest on Wapping High Street towards Wapping Dock Street.Rooftop Centaur, wendy Gilmartin, even though Tony and Brittany ran with the Bordello concept in the beginning, the project grew in scope and style with each new vintage chandelier, exotic painting and sinister statue.They have slight creative differences, but they always seem to resolve them magically, intuitively and with helpful creative friends and co-conspirators.Read more, there are several options to make a reservation.Read more, view our menu online, and see our selection of Pizzas, Pasta and Fish dishes or our wine list for Il Bordello.Sunday.00pm-10.30pm, please ring up in advance to book a table, as we are extemely busy.