Having clear open space between you and the nearest neighbour doesn’t always require a big budget. Check out these gorgeous ONE-BEDROOM detached homes on Zoopla.
1. Modernised house in Bushey, Hertfordshire, for £324,950
If you assumed a detached home inside the M25 was out of financial reach, think again. This immaculate one-bedroom, property in Bushey has recently been reduced to £324,950 – which puts the price just above the UK’s average property value.
Available via Jaspar Estates
2. Former stable, Whitstable, Kent, for £265,000
This gorgeous detached home with original beamed ceilings and reclaimed beech wood flooring is just a short walk to the Kent coast. It may only come with one bedroom but the garage has been converted to open-plan kitchen/ living area, creating plenty of room inside.
Available via Harvey Richards & West Sales Ltd
3. Grade II-listed home, Chelmsford, Essex, for £325,000
Looking for affordable but independent city living? Try this Grade II-listed house a stone’s throw from the centre of Chelmsford. The one-bedroom detached home is in pristine condition and comes with a charming (and sizeable) private walled garden.
Available via Intercountry
4. Coach house conversion in Laxfield, Suffolk, for £295,000
This stunning coach house conversion – with its mezzanine, double-height ceiling and abundance of windows – is the perfect example of how to use space smartly. And the home’s white wood and exposed beams deliver heaps of character.
Available via The Modern House
5. Stone cottage, Halton, Lancaster, for £149,950
On the fringes of the Forest of Bowland – an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty – is this Idyllic detached stone barn conversion. Its location and sense of quirkiness gives it, “excellent holiday let potential,” says the selling agent, which could earn the new owner an estimated £12,000 a year.
Available via Mighty House
6. Converted garage, Hove, East Sussex, for £329,950
Nestled between Hove and Brighton is this bright new-build detached home. Formerly a garage, there’s not bundles of space but it’s just short walk from the popular sea front. The home’s design is in keeping with the surrounding Victorian and Georgian properties.
Available via Baron Estates
7. Converted church, Malpas, Truro, for £395,000
As its name gives away, The Old Chapel is a former church, but its days as a place of worship have long since passed. It’s now a modern marine-themed home with the same spectacular views of Truro River and Lambe Creek. Cornwall’s only city, Truro, is just two miles away.
Available via H Tiddy