Whether you’re thinking of downsizing, looking for a holiday bolthole, or eyeing your first property, one of these six tiny homes could be for you.
1. One-bedroom cottage in Selborne, Alton, Hampshire, for £285,000
This Grade II-listed property in the South Downs National Park was once a village shop, but it has since been converted into a charming custom home. The space has been cleverly arranged, with the main room comprising of an open plan kitchen, dining and living area with a spiral staircase leading to a mezzanine bedroom. The only other room is a recently refurbished shower room.
Available via ME Estate Agents
2. One-bedroom cottage in Penryn, Cornwall, for £185,000
Sticking with rural areas, if you’re looking for a holiday bolthole by the seaside then you can't go wrong with this cottage that dates back to the 1800s. It’s already been stylishly refurbished, so you’ll be able to enjoy your summer break there with no fuss. A low maintenance courtyard garden is the perfect spot to relax after spending the day exploring the surrounding heritage coastline.
Available via Heather and Lay Estate Agents
3. One-bedroom cottage in Whiting Bay, Isle of Arran, Ayrshire, for £190,000
Want to escape the rat race? This sympathetically renovated stone cottage on the Isle of Arran is the ultimate retreat. Exposed stonework, rustic beams and a roaring open fireplace are all present alongside a sleek shaker-style kitchen and crisp white bathroom. The modest garden contains a patio and lawn with impressive views over the surrounding rugged countryside.
Available via Arran Estate Agents
4. One-bedroom detached house in Appleby-In-Westmorland, Cumbria, for £145,000
The Pump House provides a fantastic opportunity to own your own holiday home and business. The unique property overlooks the River Eden and is currently run as a successfully holiday let with bookings in place until the end of the year. The furnishings – from Laura Ashley and Next – could also be added to the sale subject to negotiation.
Available via Cumberland Estate Agents
5. One-bedroom barn conversion in Aldenham, Watford, Hertfordshire, for £325,000
Barn conversions aren’t commonplace close to the capital, but in the village of Aldenham you’ll find this recently converted property. It’s ideal for first-time buyers looking for a home that has cool features to stand out from most modern developments. The former barn has been kitted-out with underfloor heating, a trendy kitchen with granite worktops and a contemporary bathroom.
Available via Open Estates
6. One-bedroom cottage in Kingston, Cambridgeshire, for £375,000
It doesn’t get much more idyllic than this Grade II-listed thatched cottage in the sought-after village of Kingston. This postcard-worthy home centres around an inviting open plan living space with vaulted ceilings and a mezzanine level bedroom. Outside there’s an equally lovely south-facing garden with a sheltered patio for alfresco dining in the summer.
Available via Fine & Country
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