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Looking for your dream home? You’re in the right place. From elegant townhouses to sprawling country estates, check out our round up of the best new properties to go on the market, updated weekly. 

The Best New Homes on the Market

1. St. Georges Road, Twickenham

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The home of English Rugby, Twickenham is a charming Thames-side town just west of Richmond Park. This stately family home has five bedrooms and high-ceilinged living spaces arranged over four floors. There’s also two modern extensions housing a home office, a swimming pool, and a jacuzzi, and sprawling landscaped gardens perfect for summer picnics. Available through Knight Frank for £6,250,000

2. Monk Sherborne, Hampshire

Despite the name, you certainly won’t be living like a monk in this country manor. The original Victorian home has been sensitively modernised to offer elegant contemporary living with all the charm of a period property. Think wooden beams, fireplaces, high ceilings – and then, in the adjoining leisure complex, an indoor pool and spa suite to rival any luxury hotel. If you get bored of that, take a stroll around the garden – which is really more of a private park – have a hit a about in the tennis court, or soak up some rays on the wide patio. Total luxury. Available through Savills for £8,500,000

3. Maresfield Gardens, London

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360 degree views of London are hard to come by, but this penthouse flat has them and more. Arranged over the top two floors of a detached Victorian villa, the property is made up of a sweeping open plan living space, spiralling staircase and three generous bedrooms. There’s fantastic views from the balcony, but they’re nothing compared to the panoramic vista you’ll get from the private roof terrace. Gaze over London’s rooftops and host the cocktail party of dreams. Available through Savills for £2,500,000

4. Trent Park, Enfield

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Fancy living in a Georgian style mansion for a fraction of the price? Trent Park House in Enfield has been lovingly restored and split up into one, two and three-bedroom luxury apartments. Residents will have access to outdoor tennis courts, a state-of-the-art gym and a swimming pool, as well as the gorgeous landscaped grounds of the manor. Available through Berkeley Group from £725,000

5. Bellscat Farmhouse, Fowey River, Cornwall

Dramatic sea views can be hard to come by, but Bellscat Farmhouse promises big. Overlooking the sweeping Fowey River as it joins the sea and surrounded by 37 acres of undulating grounds, you’re guaranteed front row tickets to thrashing storms, crashing waves and whistling winds. The house itself has been built to withstand the weather and is Grade II listed with three bedrooms, a separate barn conversion and private gardens. You can keep horses in the paddocks, stroll through the woodland, and generally embrace the peace and quiet of this gloriously untouched spot. Available through Lillicrap Chilcott for £2,250,000

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6. 135 Wapping High Street, Wapping

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This penthouse is one of the largest warehouse apartments in Wapping. A spiral staircase leads from the large open plan living space up to bedrooms, bathrooms and a roof terrace with views of the city skyline. There are high ceilings throughout and an industrial chic feel to the property which, within easy reach of the city, is the perfect east London pad. Available through Knight Frank for £1,650,000

7. Haverstock Hill, Belsize Park, London

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Belsize Park is one of London’s most affluent addresses, and this family home is sure to impress the neighbours. Built in the style of an Italianate villa, it has six bedrooms spread out over five floors, all with high ceilings and grand sash windows. There’s a sprawling open plan kitchen opening on to a balcony, and a large, leafy back garden with romantic trellises. It maybe be in central London, but this home will give you a sense of space usually only found in the countryside. Available through Savills for £6,985,000

8. Haygrass House, Taunton, Somerset

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An elegant entrance hall will welcome party guests to this magnificent Georgian country house in Somerset. You’ll then have the option of entertaining them in the light-filled, south-facing drawing room, the library with French windows leading to the gardens, or the high-ceilinged ballroom. A choice of 13 bedrooms means there’s space aplenty for everyone to stay. Available through Knight Frank for £2,950,000

9. Addisford, Dolton, Winkleigh, Devon

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Deep in the Dolton ancient woods you’ll find this Grade II listed cottage. With cosy wooden-beamed corners, a thatched roof and sun dappled gardens, it’s got all the charm of a children’s story book. But luckily for the modern buyer, it’s also got a rather swanky extension. Bright open plan living spaces and four bedrooms mean that, though it’s got bags of rustic charm, this house is still a comfortable family home. And if you like what you see, you can browse more of our favourite thatched cottages on the market here. Available through Knight Frank for £1,500,000

10. Marine Drive, Rottingdean, Brighton, East Sussex

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Brighton is beloved for its quirky charm and artsy vibe, and this family home – situated just outside the city centre in the coastal village Rottingdean – is Brightonian to the core. Firstly, there’s the unconventional layout. There are four bedrooms on the ground floor and a master suite up top, with an open plan living/kitchen space sandwiched in between where it can maximize the house’s panoramic sea views. Then there’s the furniture, much of which has been co-opted from maritime equipment, and the bold, modern colour scheme (red shower anyone?). Even if you’re not into having a kitchen island made out of an old fishing boat or a studio with portholes for windows, this house – with it’s sprawling garden and sea forty feet from the back door – is a dream family home. Alternatively, you can find more fantasy homes by the sea here. Available through Hamptons for £1,975,000


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  • The Stables, Coombe Hill, Kingston-upon-Thames

    Right on the edge of south west London, historic Kingston-upon-Thames is the perfect place to raise a family. There’s country charm in nearby Bushy Park and the leafy banks of the Thames, but you’re still only a hop and skip from the centre of town. With nine bedrooms and wonderful open living spaces, this characterful house would make the ideal family hub. You’re only a short ride from the shops and restaurants of busy Kingston but with a full gym and spa suite in the basement, a golf course in the garden and hammocks below the balcony you might not ever want to leave. Available through Knight Frank for £5,000,000


  • 93 Eaton Square Belgravia

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    This Grade II listed property has been home to Margaret Thatcher, Mrs Henry Ford II and Prime Minister Stanley Baldwin – so it’s no wonder it has a blue plaque. Located on one of the city’s most sought after garden squares with palatial interiors and grand drawing rooms, it certainly isn’t modest living. There are three reception rooms, six bedrooms, eight (!) bathrooms and a private central courtyard that will transport you from central London to a Mediterranean villa. Available through Beauchamp Estates for £23,000,000

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    Penarth House, Newtown, Powys

    Wine lovers – listen up. This striking Jacobean Manor comes equipped with six bedrooms, eight acres of grounds, and a fully functioning vineyard. First built in 1685, the house itself abounds with period features from exposed black and white beams to stone fireplaces, perfect for relaxing in front of with a glass red. And with award nominated vines and a large onsite store for the grapes, your glass will never run dry. Available through Balfours for £1,250,000

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    Loveday’s House, Painswick, Stroud, Gloucestershire

    For cosy country living, there’s nowhere quite like the Cotswolds. Tucked away in historic Painswick – a chocolate-box market town nestled between rolling hills – Loveday’s House has everything you need for the authentic Cotswold’s experience. The four-bedroom property dates from around 1740, when it was built by a famed local architect for the Loveday family. Today it is a Grade II listed landmark which has been loving restored to preserve the original fireplaces, shuttered sash windows and ceiling cornices while bringing in modern comforts and fittings. Breakfast while overlooking the tiered gardens from your drawing room, snuggle up in front of the clearview stove, or simply relax with a book on the roof terrace to the gentle bleating of local sheep. Available through Hamptons for £1,350,000

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    St Georges Square, Pimlico, SW1V

    St Georges Square is London’s only river-facing garden square, and this stylish apartment sits on top of a stunning period conversion. There are high ceilings throughout and traditional sash windows which flood the open plan living space with natural light. Bustling Millbank and the Thames are just a stones throw away, leafy Battersea Park is just across the river, and to the North you can enjoy all the shops and restaurants of Chelsea and The Kings Road. Available through Marsh & Parsons for £750,000


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    Eastfields Avenue, Wandsworth, London

    This enviably located apartment is the dream city pad – smart, stylish, with panoramic city views and a gorgeous green space (Wandsworth Park) just around the corner. And it’s only a few streets back from the Thames to boot. With two bedrooms and and a cool open plan living space opening onto an outdoor terrace, this is the ideal flat for drinks with friends or family dinners. Hop across the river to the shops and restaurants of Fulham or enjoy strolling through leafy Wandsworth to neighbouring Clapham and Putney. Available through Knight Frank for £1,000,000

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    Potticks House, Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire

    Live like a Jane Austen character in this romantic country house. Constructed from Bath stone it bears all the hallmarks of Georgian elegance: a symmetrical façade, high ceilings, generous entertaining spaces and tall sash windows. With six bedrooms and over ten acres of surrounding grounds, there’s more than enough space to relax and unwind while soaking up the peaceful countryside. Sunbathe by the pool, read in the drawing room, or wander through the landscaped gardens to fulfil all your Pride & Prejudice fantasies. Available through Knight Frank for £2,950,000

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    Burlington Gate, Cork Street, Mayfair, W1S

    This luxury development is located in the heart of Mayfair’s Art Gallery district between Saville Row and Old Bond Street; so it’s fair to say it’s right in the heart of west London. Built in a contemporary style with all the comforts of high end living, apartments in Burlington Gate or much sought after, and this three-bedroom property is an enviable home. There are three bathrooms, spacious open plan living spaces and floor to ceiling windows – not to mention the state-of-the-art gym and 24 hour concierge downstairs, all just a few minutes walk from the restaurants and bars of Mayfair. Available through Wetherell for £8,250,000


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    Chauntry Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire

    First built in 1908, this Edwardian house on the banks of the Bray reach offers comfortable country living for all the family. Today there are eight bedrooms, multiple reception rooms and a modern kitchen connected by galleried hallways and featuring gorgeous fireplaces. Outdoors, the spacious private lawn and terrace have uninterrupted views of the river; enjoy a spot of croquet, dangle your feet in the river, or head onto the water with a paddle board or canoe. Alternatively, you can find more of the best riverside properties here. Available through Hamptons for £5,250,000

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    Sydney Cottage, Vale of Health, Hampstead, London

    Picturesque Vale of Health is one of North London’s best kept secrets – a bookish, leafy hamlet on the edge of Hampstead Heath within easy reach of central London, but still clinging onto that sleeping village feel. With three bedrooms and a cute kitchen leading out onto a private patio garden, this house has all the charm of a country cottage, and all the convenience of the city. Meanwhile, being only a short walk from the world famous Hampstead Heath ponds it’s ideal for fresh water swimmers. Available through Knight Frank for £1,475,000

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    The Old Chapel, The Carclew Estate, Cornwall

    Tucked away on the historic Carclew Estate, this Grade II listed chapel is a magical retreat from the hustle and bustle. Feel yourself transported back to a simpler time as you wander up the tree lined driveway to the elegant stone house. Tall arched windows preserved from it’s days as a chapel make for ethereal, light-filled living spaces that are both architectural and traditional, while the old fashioned stove makes for a cosy country kitchen like no other. Gaze out over the countryside from any of the three bedrooms, or wander outside and explore the tumble down ruins that are hidden amongst rose bushes. There’s even outbuildings and a caravan for when guests come to stay. Available through Lillicrap Chilcott for £700,000

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    Westmoreland Road, Barnes, London

    This five-bedroom semi-detached was designed by award-winning architect and designer Daniele Petteno – and you can tell. Sliding glass doors and backlit wood panelling ooze cool. Spacious reception rooms flow into a bespoke fitted kitchen flooded with natural light and overlooking a private landscaped garden. Upstairs you’ll find bright spacious bedrooms and magnificent bathrooms – but the real fun in this house is to be had downstairs, where the decked terrace is practically crying out to host a lavish dinner party, and the garden studio beckons as the perfect private retreat. Available through Savills for £3,950,000

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    Church Cottage, Ladbroke, Southam, Warwickshire

    Just a hop and a skip across the fields from Shakespeare’s birth town Stratford-upon-Avon, you can live like the bard in this splendid Tudor cottage. Dating from the 16th Century, this timber framed house has been beautifully restored and extended, while retaining its original thatched roof and old world feel. There’s a wood beamed country kitchen and cosy front-room downstairs. Upstairs you’ll find five bedrooms and four bathrooms, all with spectacular views over the village rooftops and rolling hills beyond. Meanwhile the peaceful garden – which backs on to open fields – is the perfect spot to curl up with a book. Available through Knight Frank for £1,350,000

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    Mill Farmhouse, Yealmpton, Plymouth, Devon PL8 2EF

    Craving country life? This charming farmhouse has all the character of a grand estate at an affordable price. Thought to date from the early Victorian era, the house’s stone façade blends seamlessly with the tranquil Devonshire countryside. Indoors there are five bedrooms, reception rooms, fireplaces and a country kitchen with an original water pump from 1849. Outside, almost 4 acres of south face grounds are the perfect place for a game of cricket, a spot of gardening, or a stroll down through the wooded valley to the River Yealm. Available through Marchand Petit for £1,295,000

  • Addison Crescent, Holland Park, London, W14 8JP

    Sprawling six-bedroom villa with a garden and a swimming pool? Surely you’d have to move out of London for that? This magnificent family home may be grand and stately but – sat just a few roads back from Holland Park – it certainly isn’t a country house. Spread out over five floors (connected by a sweeping central staircase) and finished with parquet flooring and Italianate marble fireplaces, this home has all the elegance of country living in the heart of the city. Entertain in the grand reception rooms, host a family meal in the downstairs kitchen backing onto the garden, or descend to the basement-cum-entertainment suit, where you’ll find a cinema room, a gym, a spa and a mosaic tiled pool with adjoining jacuzzi. Still not winning you over? Well, the twenty-minute commute is pretty exciting too. Available through Savills for £32,500,000

  • Quinta Do Lago, Algarve

    Make all your Love Island dreams come true in this stunning resort style villa in the south of Portugal. A stroll through the air conditioned, marble floored interior will reveal six bedrooms spread out over three floors, an impressive wine cellar with an adjoining bar, and a generous entertainment suite (think cinema room, sauna, gym and jacuzzi). If you get bored of sunning yourself on the BBQ terrace or floating in the pool, go for a wander to the lake below or a practice your swing in the neighbouring golf course. Available through Knight Frank for £12,637,686.43

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    The Regents Crescent, 22 Park Crescent, London, W1B 1PD

    How do you top living in London’s only Grade I listed new build? Easy – live on top of it. This duplex penthouse may be the most desirable in town; everything from the four metre ceilings to the curved façade to the luxurious private terrace oozes luxury. All five bedrooms enjoy spectacular views of Regents Park, and you’ll also have access to over 9,000 sq ft of entertainment, spa and business facilities within the development. So if you want to throe London’s most exclusive rooftop part – what are you waiting for? Available through Savills for £15,450,000

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    Bletsoe Castle, Coplowe Lane, Bletsoe, Bedfordshire, MK44 1QE

    Always wanted to raise the drawbridge and retreat from the world? In this gorgeous country manor – surrounded by a Grade I listed moat – you can do just that. With a stately façade and over 24 acres of gardens, paddocks, and tennis courts, there’s plenty to keep you entertained on this country estate. Step inside through the stone doorway and you’ll find eight spacious bedrooms and seven grand reception rooms. The décor could certainly do with an update – but there’s more than enough potential to make it worth your while. Available through Michael Graham for £2,600,000

  • Deodar Road, Putney, London, SW15

    Luxury swimming pool; private roof terrace; river views from every bedroom. You’d be forgiven for thinking this was a holiday hotel. In fact, its a five-bedroom home in Putney, just across the river from Fulham, Chelsea, and the centre of London. Open plan kitchen and living spaces are decorated in fresh, bright colours, and there’s views of the London skyline from most rooms. Outdoors, you’re within easy access of the river (which the garden backs on to) and perfectly set up to host a BBQ and pool party on the smart patio. Available through Knight Frank for £4,850,000

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    Tumbly, Holne, Newton Abbot, Devon

    With its unique raised porch, porthole style windows and a thatched roof that sits on the house like a giant wizard’s hat, this cottage feels like something out of Middle Earth. Painted a charming mustard yellow and nestled in the rolling Devonshire hills, ‘Tumbly’ (as it is charmingly known) is a Grade II listed property with bags of character. Indoors it’s a little more shabby than shabby-chique, but with a fresh lick of paint and some new carpets there’s no reason why the three bedrooms and cottage kitchen couldn’t be the perfect place to snuggle up after a day stomping through the countryside. Available through Knight Frank for £850,000

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    617 N. Rodeo Drive, Beverly Hills, California 90210

    Currently owned by historian and art collector Louise Taper, this house is an elegant option for anyone making a move to the sunshine state. Like most Beverly Hills pads its double gated with high ceilings, sprawling rooms and an enormous eat-in kitchen. Each of the four upstairs bedrooms boast walk-in wardrobes for you to fill with pieces from the famous shopping districts nearby. Meanwhile, downstairs there’s a guest suite, a grand formal dining room, a terrace and a swimming pool overlooking the lawn. In short, everything you need to host a Hollywood bash. Available through The Agency for $9,950,000

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    Turlewray Close, London, N4

    Everyone from Rosie Huntington-Whitely to Gemma Collins have used this North London home as a shoot location – and you can tell why. Its open plan interiors are a masterclass in maximising light and space to create a home that is both stunningly elegant and a joy to live in. Regal reception rooms boast oak flooring, marble fireplaces and ornate restored cornicing – yet somehow flow seamlessly into an industrial modern kitchen. Upstairs, mezzanine bathrooms lead onto a flat roof terrace, walk in wardrobes and five bedrooms. For hosting celebrity level parties that will make your friends green with envy, look no further. Available through Hamptons for £3,350,000

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    Deerhill, Aveton Gifford, Kingsbridge, Devon, TQ7 4NB

    Raised in a barn? No problem – so long as its’ this one. Tucked away in rural Devon on the edge of a picturesque hamlet, this substantial barn conversion has everything you need for luxury country living. Indoors there’s five bedrooms, two reception rooms and a charming country kitchen, all with wooden beams and a rural feel. Outside, get ready to enjoy long hot summers in the heated swimming pool and on the west facing terrace, while the surrounding woodland is a haven for wildlife waiting to be discovered. Available through Marchand Petit for £1,000,000

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    Rose Cottage, Pockford Road, Chiddingfold, Godalming, Surrey

    This country cottage is so picturesque that living there would be like stepping inside a fairy tale. Believed to date back to the 18th century, the house is set within pretty lawns and hedgerows, with a York stone path leading up to the terrace and a hard stone tennis court hidden below. Indoors, an open plan kitchen and orangery is the perfect place to sit and gaze out over the garden, while the sitting room with its inglenook fireplace is ideal for cold winter nights. Upstairs there’s four bedrooms, all with views across the hills where you can enjoy your waking up to the peace and quite of the countryside. Available through Knight Frank for £1,350,000

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    Richmond Hill Court, Richmond, TW10

    This spacious one-bedroom apartment in Richmond is perfect for tennis fans. Not only does it have access to a large private tennis court – but its right next door to Wimbledon itself. With an entrance hall, large reception room, modern oak kitchen and large bedroom, it’s the perfect place to relax in between walks along the nearby river Thames and through world famous Richmond Park. Available through Knight Frank for £600,000

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    Chateau de Falloux, Loire Valley, France

    If moving abroad is exciting, moving to this neo-Gothic palace in France would be nothing short of electric. With facades redone in Loire stone, Carrara marble kitchen surfaces, long gallery corridors hung with breath-taking chandeliers and no shortage of ornate fireplaces, this is lavish living – Dracula style. If pacing up and down the parquet floored halls of your Gothic palace gets dull, venture outside and explore the ornamental gardens and vast walled vegetable patch. There’s even a partially restored chapel on the grounds. It’s certainly not for the faint hearted, but you can always throw your hat in the ring at the open auction next Thursday. Available through Concierge Auctions, bidding opens 15/07/2021

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    Copper Folly, Wilmslow, Cheshire

    Once the home of Alan Turing – breaker of the enigma code and father of modern computers – this charming five-bedroom house is one of the most inspiring blue plaque properties on the market. With an open plan kitchen and cosy living room, it’s the perfect place to raise children. Meanwhile, the beautiful walled garden and patio are ideal for entertaining friends. Available through Savills for £1,100,000

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    Fenwick Towers Farmhouse, Fenwick, Matfen, Northumberland

    This Grade II listed farmhouse will make all your cottagecore dreams come true. With over 2.6 acres of vegetable gardens and paddocks, there’s plenty of space to frolic, picnic, and gaze out at the peaceful countryside. The house itself dates from the 17th century and retains all it’s original character, with low stone walls, flagstone floors and deep-set windows. The stone fireplace is the perfect place to snuggle up on winter nights, while the country kitchen is ideal for a spot of baking. Available through Finest Properties for £850,000

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    Norfolk Road, St Johns Wood, London, NW8

    Tucked away in a tranquil corner of North London is this detached, white-washed villa. First built in the 1830s, it’s been thoroughly modernised and is now an ideal family home, just a stones’ throw from the centre of town. There are four spacious bedrooms, traditional mantlepieces and open plan living areas filled with light. Outdoors in the neat garden there is a stylish patio and a water feature surrounded by trees and trellises – the perfect spot for cocktails after a day picnicking in nearby Regents Park. Available through Arlington Residential for £9,750,000

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    Cedar Court, Alperton, Woodbridge, IP12

    Live like a country gent at this Grade II Listed House. Dating from 1760, Cedar Court is built in a classical Queen Anne style. There’s everything from a Georgian façade to deep sash windows, out of which you can gaze over the walled gardens and meadows beyond. Meanwhile, indoors is both historic and comfortable; there are seven bedrooms, five reception rooms and a sweeping open plan kitchen. The large dining space is perfect for entertaining guests, and the vaulted wine cellar below will make sure they never go thirsty. Available through Jackson-Stops for £3,750,000

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    Brussels Road, London, SW11

    This wonderful church conversion isn’t quite heaven on earth – but it’s close enough. The original architecture (lancet doorways, Gothic arched windows and soaring triangular beams) has been preserved to give this three-bedroom apartment a sense of the divine. But it’s more monastery chic that stuffy church hall; there’s spacious open plan living rooms and oodles of natural light. If all this doesn’t answer your prayers, perhaps the spire will, in which a gorgeous bar area offers panoramic views of the city below. Available through Knight Frank for £2,000,000

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    Compton, Marldon, Devon

    Tucked away in sleepy south Devon is this gorgeous family estate. With a pretty whitewashed facade that blends effortlessly with the surrounding countryside and sprawling landscaped grounds, you’re guaranteed to get back to nature. Meanwhile, with five bedrooms, multiple reception rooms and a separate bungalow, there’s room for all the family. Take the direct train from Paddington to nearby Totnes for an easy escape to the rolling hills of the Devonshire countryside. Available through Stags for £1,750,000

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    Star Port Galaxy, St Katherine Docks Marina, London, E1W

    If you thought house boats were small and poky – think again. This state-of-the art floating home is bright and airy, with a double height reception room and panoramic windows looking out over the river. There’s an effortless, minimalistic flow to the space; a cinema room and wide bathroom suite flow onto three bedrooms. As for entertaining, what better place to host friends than the open plan kitchen which includes a bar, a wide dining space, and doors leading to a rear balcony. Where it sits, you’ll have direct access to trendy St Katherine’s Docks – but who’s to say you can’t sail wherever you please? Available through Hamptons for £1,750,000

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    One Crown Place, London, EC2

    Live stylishly in the heart of Shoreditch at One Crown Place, a cutting-edge new development towering over the city. There’s over 200 one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments, each with an Italian-made kitchen, sweeping views and loads of natural light. The shops and bars of Shoreditch are just a stones’ throw away, but if you fancy staying in, there’s more than enough to keep you occupied. Head down to the state-of-the-art gym, mingle in the residents’ lounge, relax in the treatment room or enjoy a movie in the private screening room. There’s even a terrace with a sensory garden for when you fancy getting outdoors. Available through CBRE Residential from £995,000

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    Poulton Manor, Poulton, Gloucestershire, GL7 5JE

    This Grade I Listed Cotswold home is so picture perfect, it feels like a dolls house. Situated right in the heart of the village and dating back to the 17th Century, the charming stone façade is edged with lavender bushes and charming hedgerows. Indoors there everything from four poster beds and deep fireplaces to exposed beams and led paned windows. While away hazy summer afternoons in the walled kitchen garden or curl up in front of a roaring fire on a snowy winter night. The ultimate Cotswolds retreat. Available through Butler Sherborn for £2,250,000

  • St Georges Hill, Weybridge, Surrey, KT13

    St Georges Hill is one of Surrey’s finest postcodes, and this might just be the most impressive property available. Recently modernised and spread across a double plot, there are ten bedrooms, dressing rooms, private balconies and a main drawing room spanning two floors. You’ll also find a soaring grand entrance hall and lavish kitchen, perfect for entertaining. Delight in exploring the stunning resort-style grounds. There’s a private pavilion and pool, along with a championship standard golf course and a members tennis club shared among the St Georges Hill estate. Available through Jackson-Stops, price on Application

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    Pipewell Hall, Kettering

    Want to be the Lord of your own country manor? Welcome to Pipewell House. This Grade II Listed Northamptonshire estate was built in 1675 out of stone from neighbouring Cistercian Abbey, and has since been home to the Lloyds banking family among other notable nobility. With sweeping driveways, a spectacular entrance hall, nine bedrooms and numerous reception rooms – all kitted out with stone fireplaces and period features – this house is ready to welcome new owners. And that’s not all – in the four acres of grounds you’ll find cottages, outbuildings, orchards, tennis courts a swimming pool and a glistening lake. Available through Fine & Country for £3,500,000

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    Gloucester Gardens, London, W2

    This elegant apartment combines contemporary style with period grandeur. Arranged over two floors in a Grade II Listed building, it’s fresh white walls, tall sash windows and towering 3.8 metre ceilings create a sense of light and space unique to central London. With three bedrooms and a bespoke fitted kitchen it’s the perfect family home. Relax on the private roof terrace, stroll through the communal gardens, or picnic in Hyde Park just a short walk away. Available through Berkshire Hathaway for £1,850,000

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    Gatcombe, Newport, Isle of White

    Step into a period drama at Grade II Listed Gatcombe house. With a classical Georgian ashlar façade and ivy draped stone porch this eleven-bedroom home will fulfil all your Jane Austen dreams. Take a turn around the corniced, high ceilinged rooms, muse before the handsome chimney pieces, take a stroll through the landscaped gardens (which include tennis courts, a swimming pool and a maze) then, when the sun goes down, host the ball to end all balls in the lavish reception rooms of this elegant property. Available through Savills for £5,950,000

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    Cadogan Square, London, SW1X

    Cadogan square is one of London’s most desirable residential garden addresses, and it’s easy to see why from this apartment. The drawing room alone is enough to win you over; 24ft of intricate wood panelling and cornicing where you could host the cocktail party of dreams, or simply relax by the fire like an 18th century Prince. When that gets tiring, there’s three stunning bedrooms, the principal of which has dizzyingly high 5 metre ceilings and a mezzanine dressing area. Add to this the building’s ideal location (a stones’ throw from Sloane Square) and modern comforts (a resident caretaker and a lift), and you’ve got the ideal living situation for central London. Available through Hamptons for £6,950,000

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    Vine Cottage, Cadgwith Cove, The Lizard Peninsula, Cornwall

    This stunning Grade II Listed house is a chic reimaging of the fisherman’s cottage. Perched on a cliff above Cadgwith – a quaint fishing village – it has everything from a thatched roof to a wood burning stove. Despite these old-world features, a white-washed wood interior means this home feels light and fresh. As for the views, you’d be hard pushed to find better; gaze out to sea from the bedroom windows, or lounge on the sun terrace and watch boats coming in to the cove. Currently arranges as two adjoining cottages with two and one bedroom each, this charming cottage is a slice of peaceful paradise. Available through Lillicrap Chilcott, offers in excess of £1,100,000

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    Beverly Park Terrace, Beverly Hills, California

    Live like a Hollywood star in this celebrity mega-mansion, home to none other than silver screen super star Sylvester Stallone. Built in the style of the Italian Riviera, this sprawling compound has everything and more that you would expect from the man who famously played Rocky Balboa. Full gym and spa suit; professional screening room; infinity pool; eight-car air-conditioned garage; custom cigar room with an air-filtration system – you name it, he’s got it. There’s even a memorabilia room with a life-sized Rocky Balboa statue…though I’m sure you could redecorate. Available through Hamptons International for £60,975,000

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    1940 6th Street, Naples, Florida

    Rain got you down? Escape to the sunshine state with this Florida mansion, and swap the cycle to work for a jet ski to Naples Bay. Built with soaring ceilings and elegant, minimalistic interiors, this six-bedroom home is luxuriously modern. The large kitchen and glorious outdoor terraces make it ideal for entertaining. Meanwhile, the waterfront location means that your best bet is travelling by yacht down Naples coveted canals, which sounds better than the tube at any rate. Available through Elite Actions, auction starts 25 June 2021

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    Treloyhan, St Ives, Cornwall

    This prestigious five-bedroom home is the ultimate seaside retreat. From the glass-panelled sun room there are spectacular views all the way across St Ives Bay, and it’s just a short walk down to Porthminster beaches. Not that you’d ever want to leave the beautiful landscaped gardens, which are teeming with luscious plant life and include summerhouses, workshops and a gabled porch. Indoors is traditional but spacious, with a large, panelled reception hall, open plan kitchen and vast sea facing windows perfect for gazing out over the bay. Available through Lillicrap Chilcott for £2,250,000

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    Cadogan Square, Knightsbridge, SW1X

    This double story flat is a dream home in the heart of the city. Located on coveted Cadogan square in a Grade II Listed building, the apartment was once two flats that have been amalgamated. The result? Bright, modern living with oodles of spaces and three gorgeous bedrooms. You’ll find period features like parquet flooring, original cornicing and a fireplace in the drawing room, and a brickwork larder tucked perfect for storing wine tucked behind the modern fitted kitchen. Entertain at home, picnic in the leafy square, or dine al fresco on Kings Road just a stones throw away. Available through JLL Residential for £6,500,000

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    Quarry Lodge, Marlow, Buckinghamshire, SL7

    If you like rowing, you won’t get much better than this unique home. Not only is it on the banks of the Thames, with steps down to the water and a pretty boat house, it’s also only a couple of furloughs up the river from Henley. Aside from the enviable waterfront location, theres also heaps of period charm including a curved turret, a domed portico, limestone fireplaces and bespoke oak fittings throughout. Meanwhile, if you fancy an al fresco dinner after a day on the river, ascend to the spacious roof terrace – perfect for gazing across the water or entertaining. Available through Hamptons for £3,250,000

  • Montpelier Row, Twickenham

    Once home to the legendary poet Walter de la Mare, this eight-bedroom Georgian house is still a source of romantic inspiration today. The striking façade sits behind wrought iron gates and brick pillars. Indoors, grand high-ceilinged rooms are flooded with light from the generous windows, through which you can gaze out over Marble Hill Park and the Thames below. There’s a galleried reception hall perfect for entertaining, original fireplaces to snuggle up by in the winter, and a private walled garden for sitting and soaking up the atmosphere. Available through Knight Frank, price on application

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    The Old Parsonage, Harbertonford, Totnes, Devon

    For country living, it doesn’t get much more idyllic than this six-bedroom Parsonage in the heart of Devon. Dating from the 1800s, the house abounds with period features include open fireplaces, exposed beams and original floors. Meanwhile, the walled grounds are a gardeners dream: sections of landscaped laws run between raised vegetable beds perfect for growing your own. There’s even space for chickens so you can commit whole heartedly to country living. Available through Marchand Petit from £1,000,000

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    80 Holland Park, Kensington, London

    The Tokyo Olympics are just six weeks away, and what better way to get ready for them than in an Olympian designed home gym? Former triathlete Tim Weeks is the man behind the residents fitness hub at 80 Holland Park, a bespoke development of 25 individually crafted properties. There’s penthouses, ground floor lateral apartments and ‘townhouses’, all with direct access to the landscaped gardens, courtyards and balconies. When you’re not hanging out on the terraces, exploring nearby Kensington, or relaxing in the private cinema room, work up a sweat at the performance designed gym and 16.8metre pool. Available through Knight Frank from £2,600,000

  • Teesdale, Westwood Road, Windlesham, Surrey

    If this stunning Grade II Listed home reminds you of something out of a Bond film, you’re not far off. The open plan timber and glass property was designed by renowned Hungarian architect Erno Goldfinger, the real-life inspiration for James Bond’s iconic nemesis. With floor to ceiling glass doors, wide light drenched living areas and stylish water features, this home oozes cool. It also blends disarmingly with its woodland surroundings; standing in the timber panelled kitchen you practically feel like you are amongst the trees. Entertain in style on the large terrace, or enjoy peaceful morning strolls around the 4 acres of land. Available through Knight Frank for £3,000,000

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    Sprimont House, Chelsea, London

    For a change from tradition, head on down to Chelsea and try this one on for size. Part of a boutique development on the site of the original Chelsea Porcelain factory, Sprimont house is a stripped back and sexed up version of the townhouse. Floor to ceiling folding glass doors flood the space with natural light which streams in through an elegant central courtyard. The kitchen and living spaces are decorated in neutral tones and fitted with bespoke appliances. Meanwhile, if you’re looking to entertain the eclectic basement (designed by award winning Andrew Martin and bedecked with his signature style) is the perfect space. Available through Martin’s Properties for £9,000,000

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    Middleton House & The West Wing, Hude, Middleton-in-Teesdale, County Durham

    There’s room for all the family in this Grade II Listed Georgian mansion. Tucked away on the edge of picturesque Middleton-in-Teesdale just a stones throw from Barnard Castle, this ten-bedroom home was first built in 1823. There’s gorgeous sash windows throughout, a stone cellar perfect for wine storage, and a self-contained West Wing ideal for guests or relatives. Outdoors, enjoy large family dinners on the flagged stone terrace, or relax on the sprawling lawns. Available through Finest Properties from £950,000

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    Park Modern, Hyde Park, London

    It’s hard to believe these stunning flats are in central London, but with views over Hyde Park and Kensington palace gardens they’re right in the heart of the city. Part of Park Modern – an ultra-modern ‘super-prime’ development launching at the end of 2022 – these 57 apartments offer spectacular luxury living. There will be 57 homes ranging from one-bedroom lateral apartments to larger mews houses and three six-bedroom trophy penthouses. The double height lobby spans the entire hight of the building, and there’s valet parking at the entrance. Construction is not yet complete but you can take a state-of-the-art virtual tour of the ‘complete’ apartments. Available through Fenton Whelan from £2,000,000

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    Castle, Sarlat-la-caneda, Dordogne, France

    Escape to the château at this 15th century castle in the heart of Black Périgord. From outside the original stonework, white French shutters and rounded towers will transport you back to the middle ages. But step inside and you’ll find yourself in a world of luxury. Open fireplaces, high ceilings and exposed beams make this a comfortable modern chalet perfect for family holidays. There’s even a gym and spa suite with a jacuzzi. Meanwhile, if you wander through the landscaped grounds you’ll discover outbuildings full of potential, and hidden beauty spots ideal for relaxing on a summers day. Available through Hamptons International for £1,660,000

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    Lyndale House, Highgate

    This Grade II listed Queen Anne house was first built in 1637, when it was a family home in historic Highgate Hill village. Today the house still has a charming period feel, with original windows, wood panelling and a red brick exterior. There are five bedrooms inside meaning it’s perfect for family living; but best of all are the beautiful outside spaces. Vine covered walkways lead onto a stunning courtyard and a meadow teaming with wildflowers: the ultimate setting for a summer garden party. Available through Arlington Residential from £4,000,000

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    Quarry Lodge, Marlow, Buckinghamshire, SL7

    If you like rowing, you won’t get much better than this unique home. Not only is it on the banks of the Thames, with steps down to the water and a pretty boat house, it’s also only a couple of furloughs up the river from Henley. Aside from the enviable waterfront location, theres also heaps of period charm including a curved turret, a domed portico, limestone fireplaces and bespoke oak fittings throughout. Meanwhile, if you fancy an al fresco dinner after a day on the river, ascend to the spacious roof terrace – perfect for gazing across the water or entertaining. Available through Hamptons for £3,250,000

  • Henry Tate Mews, London, SW16

    Live like a prince in this stunning mews house in. Originally occupied by Sir Henry Tate – who’s collection hung here before being moved to the Tate Gallery, the house was sensitively redeveloped in 2000. It is now centred on what was once the billiard room but is now an ornate living space illuminated by a glass skylight. Cross the mezzanine floor to the spiral staircase and ascend to a galleried parlour. Alongside the rich array of period ceilings and windows, you’ll find a startlingly modern kitchen and five spacious bedrooms upstairs – a family home with an extravagant air. Available through Hamptons for £1,800,000


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    North Cliffe, Tenby, Pembrokeshire, SA70 8AT

    If its sea view you’re after, look no further. With it’s elevated position and floor to ceiling glass walls, this home has some of the most majestic views on the Pembrokeshire coast. Laminated Nordic Spruce beam support acres of triple glazing that effortlessly bring the outside in, while an open plan interior and wrap around balconies make for a feeling of endless light and space. In the summer enjoy entertaining on the sprawling lawns and floating in the clifftop pool. Then, in the colder months, huddle up in the sauna and gaze out over the dramatic coastline. Available through Savills for £3,000,000 


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    Eaton Terrace, Belgravia, London

    Belgravia may be London’s most exclusive address, and this eight-bedroom townhouse is among its most enviable homes. With a unique red brick façade, glossy Georgian door and wrought balustrades this house is the epitome of English charm. Step inside and luxuriate in an abundance of period splendour, from elegant mantlepieces and parquet flooring to tapestried wallpaper and chandeliers. There’s formal reception rooms for entertaining and cosy bedrooms tucked away upstairs for children. The cafes and restaurants of Sloane Square are only a short walk away or, if you feel like staying in, the patio garden is arranged around an old wood burner perfect for al fresco dining. Available through Harrods Estates for £9,500,000 


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    Yarner House, Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, Devon, Tq13

    For history buffs it doesn’t get much better than this seven-bedroom country estate in Dartmouth National Park. Once governed by William the Conqueror it was mentioned in the Doomsday book and became a popular hunting site for Tudor Kings, which means strolling through the expansive tiered grounds (almost 250 acres) is literally like taking a trip through history. The Grade II listed house will also transport you back in time with its crenelate roofs and turrets. But inside its nothing short of luxury; charming period features like oil portraits and exposed beams match comfortingly with luscious interiors and bright, high ceilinged spaces. Available through Knight Frank, price on application.


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    High Street, Boston Spa, Wetherby, West Yorkshire, LS23

    This Grade II Listed Georgian townhouse has been stylishly renovated into sleek, four-bedroom family home. High ceilinged rooms are spread out over four floors, with original fireplaces and in the subterranean family room a log burning stove. Pass through the modern kitchen to the cleverly designed extension, with a steel effect finish and full-length glass wall that leads into the walled garden. Out there you’ll find patio seating, manicured lawns and, at the bottom, a stone built Georgian summerhouse perfect for entertaining. Available through Knight Frank for £995,000


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    Poplar Riverside, Poplar, E14

    Part of a major new regeneration scheme, Poplar Riverside on the banks of the River Lea offers trendy living in the heart of East London. A stones throw from Canning Town station, there are almost 3,000 homes from studios to 3 bedroom apartments, all of which enjoy outdoor spaces. Take in the fantastic city views, socialise in the private landscaped gardens or head to the state-of-the-art Home Club for a swim or spa session. Central London is only a short tube away, but with private dining rooms, cinemas, games rooms, a creche, a Sainsbury’s and a riverside pub, you might not want to leave. Available through St William from £362,000


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    The Gart, Callander, Perthshire

    As far as houses go, you don’t get much more extravagant than a castle – and this impressive baronial home might be the most exciting one around. From outside, the 1835 stone build has turrets, towers and tree lined lawns – everything you’d expect from an ancestral home. But step inside and things only get more theatrical. Pop art wallpaper, neon light fittings, dining chairs upholstered with movie posters and a solid black fireplace fit for a Bond villain. Current owner Stuart McAlpine Miller (a contemporary artist) and his designer wife Nikki have certainly made their mark on the property. If their taste is to yours, artwork is included in the sale of the house; if it isn’t, this Scottish castle has more than enough potential to make your own. Available through Savills for £2,100,000


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    Rosebank, Castle Road, Dartmouth, TQ6

    At first glance, this cliff-side home looks like an Italian villa. In fact, it’s only a stones’ throw from Dartmouth Castle and a couple of hours drive out of central London. With sun-terraces, covered gardens and rocky steps leading straight down to the water, this three-bedroom home has all the romance of continental living. Indoors it’s light and airy, with a vaulted reception room, a modern kitchen, contemporary wooden beams and fantastic views from every room. Gaze out towards the ocean from the sun-room, or head down to the boat shed at high tide for instant access to the water. Available through Marchand Petit from £3,000,000


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    Old Dairy House, Kilburn Lane, North Kensington, W10

    Once the recording studio of rock legends U2 and super star Adele, this boutique development hits all the right notes. Located in the heart of Kensal Rise just north of Portobello Market, there are sixteen homes, each with a private balcony or decked terrace and modern, bespoke interiors. Large windows maximise natural light and there’s a large communal roof terrace where you can hang out with your trendy neighbours. Available through Dexters from £595,000


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    The Spinney, Deeping Gate, Peterborough

    For modern country living, you can’t get much more luxurious than this six-bedroom home. A far cry from a farmhouse cottage, this contemporary property was built with light and space in mind; floor to ceiling glass doors and an open plan lay out mean sunshine floods through the indoor space. A state-of-the-art kitchen flows into the outdoor granite terrace perfect for barbeques and dinner parties. There’s a one bedroom guest annex in the grounds for if your guests fancy staying over and, for quieter nights in, a purpose-built cinema and a gym. Available through Fine & Country for £1,750,000



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