Church conversions, lavish mansions and homes with phenomenal sea views were among the properties that grabbed your attention on Zoopla last month.
1. Nine-bedroom detached house in East Finchley, London, for £13.75m
Sitting in top spot in October is this immaculate mansion in East Finchley that’s packed full of luxurious features. Among the perks are a master bedroom with his n’ hers ensuite bathrooms and dressing rooms, a cinema room with a bar, gym, spa area, underground parking and staff accommodation.
Available via Glentree
2. Four-bedroom property in Bedlinog, Treharris, for £250,000
In second place is this church conversion in the Taff Bargoed Valley, which proved so popular that it's now sold subject to contract. It’s a well-thought-out conversion that keeps a good balance of original features while still being a comfortable family home. The entire ground floor is a grand open plan space that’s perfect for entertaining guests.
Available via Peter Alan
3. Five-bedroom detached house in Wingerworth, Derbyshire, for £675,000
Fancy trying your luck at auction? You won’t even have to leave the sofa to bid on this stone-built family home, as it’s being sold by online auction. At the heart of the home is a modern, fitted oak kitchen with granite worktops that flows into a dinning area and then a bar. It sits in a quiet cul de sac surrounded by woodland but is only 15 minutes from the centre of Chesterfield.
Available via Pattinson
4. Four-bedroom property in Southport, Merseyside, for £795,000
Another church conversion makes it into fourth place. This time it’s a cavernous four-bedroom home created from the old hall of St. Luke’s church. The ground floor contains an enormous open plan living space, three of the bedrooms and two bathrooms. The master bedroom and another bathroom can be found on the second floor, while a basement houses a games room and a garage.
Available via Arnold and Phillips Estate Agents
5. Four-bedroom end terrace house in Chorley, Lancashire, for £149,995
In Chorley, this boldly decorated home has also been sold subject to contract. The modern dark grey and black exterior of the house matches the inside of the property, which is monochrome throughout. The town centre is only a few minutes’ walk, while Wigan, Bolton, Preston and Blackburn are all within a half-an-hour drive.
Available via Ben Rose Estate Agents
6. Five-bedroom detached bungalow in Ilkeston, Derbyshire, for £350,000
This dormer bungalow has been substantially renovated and extended. A new master bedroom complete with an ensuite and dressing room has been carved out upstairs, while on the ground floor a double-height living space has been created. In the landscaped gardens you’ll find an annexe that’s perfect for parties as there’s a bar with a lounge area and a small swimming pool.
Available via Renshaw Estates
7. Nine-bedroom country house in Gayhurst, Buckinghamshire for £3m
Described by the agent as a ‘new build English country estate,’ Gayhurst Park offers almost 14,000 sq ft of living space and 1,700 sq ft that’s currently used as storage. Along with the main house, there’s two annexes and an entertainment wing. Outside you’ll find a private walled garden and 36 acres of land – not bad for £3m.
Available via Taylor Walsh
8. Four-bedroom detached house near Port Quinn, Cornwall, price available on application
Slipping down a spot into eighth place since September is this detached house in Cornwall that boasts breathtaking views of the coast. It would make for an excellent holiday home as it sits secluded in six acres of land, so you can disengage from the rest of the world. There’s also plenty of space for boat storage as well as car parking.
Available via Jackie Stanley
9. Four-bedroom detached house in Onchan, Isle of Man, for £2.5m
Looking for an elegant mansion with far-reaching sea views? This stunning Georgian-style mansion was built just five years ago, so it’s been kitted out with plenty of plush extras. The Jacuzzi in the master bedroom’s ensuite could be the bath with the best view in the country. There’s also a lift to take you between its three floors and a leisure wing with a swimming pool and cinema room.
Available via Chrystals Estate Agents
10. Eight-bedroom detached house in East Finchley, London, for £29m
Our final property is also the most expensive, with a jaw dropping price tag of £29m. If you’ve got deep enough pockets, it’ll buy you eight bedrooms – all with ensuites – a full-sized gym, an indoor swimming pool, home cinema, games room, staff quarters and an underground car park with space for 10 cars.
Available via Bargets