On this week’s ‘Monday mansions’ we have a mixture of traditional and contemporary properties that range from £1,675,000 up to £2,225,000.
1. Six bedroom detached house in Church Lane, Headley, Epsom, Surrey, for £1,675,000
Bookworms will love this family home in Surrey, which offers a combination of traditional and modern interior design. Sit back and put your feet up with a good book in the peaceful library. It offers plenty of built-in book shelves for storing the most impressive literary collections.
Available via Michael Everett & Co
2. Eight bedroom semi-detached house Long Meadow, Goring On Thames, Reading, for £2,000,000
Long Meadow dates back to 1982 and originally belonged to Sir Ernest Beachcroft Beckwith Towse, who was a recipient of the Victoria Cross. He opened the house for blinded servicemen and it became the first Queen Elizabeth Home of Recovery. The area also has strong literary ties. Goring Gap features as the setting of books such as The Wind in the Willows, Watership Down and Three Men in a Boat.
Available via Davis Tate
3. Eight bedroom detached house in Horse Fen Road, Ludham, Great Yarmouth, for £1,800,000
Sail up to this impressive riverside retreat. The Edwardian home has two private slipways that lead out to the scenic waterways of the Norfolk Broads. Additional perks include a tennis court, more than six acres of grounds and a two bedroom self-contained annex.
Available via Fine & Country
4. Nine bedroom detached house in Old Hollow, Worth, West Sussex, for £1,850,000
This seventeenth century house is Grade II listed and tucked away down a quiet country lane. The property is crammed full of original features such as exposed beams, impressive inglenook fireplaces, oak panelling, parquet and flagstone flooring. Aside from the main house, there is a two bedroom cottage, one bedroom annex and just under three acres of land.
Available via Hamptons International
5. Five bedroom detached house in Crawley Hill, West Wellow, Romsey, for £1,795,000
Nature-loving families will love this house that sits on the fringes of the New Forest National Park. There was no expense spared when the property was built in 2003, with features including a sweeping marble staircase, underfloor heating, an integrated sound system and a heated swimming pool.
Available via Charles Powell
6. Six bedroom detached house in Gills Hill Lane, Radlett, Hertfordshire, for £2,225,000
For those looking for a chic family home with excellent commuter links into London, this house is perfect. The property has been extended and stylishly refurbished by its current owners. The master bedroom has an impressive mezzanine level, which contains a dressing room that is not to be missed.
Available via Hamptons international