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2015's most popular properties: six bed farmhouse with permission for a wind turbine tops the list

23rd December 2015

    A six bed farmhouse in Consett, County Durham has been named the most popular property in 2015 by property website, Zoopla. Racking up almost half a million views, this year’s most viewed property boasts planning permission for a wind turbine and almost eight acres of land.

    The leading property portal today releases its list of the top 10 most viewed properties in the past year, which also includes a re-vamped Grade II listed hunting lodge that featured on Grand Designs and a plush 5 bed pad in sought-after Gerrards Cross.

    UK's top 10 most popular properties in 2015

    1) 6 bed detached farmhouse with planning permission for a wind turbine Consett, County Durham Listed for sale for £175,000 in August 2015 Consett 2) 3 bed detached house Wigan Listed for sale for offers over £100,000 in November 2014 Wigan 3) 3 bed detached house Bradford Listed for sale for £149,950 in October 2015 Bradford 4) 5 bed detached house Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire Listed for sale for £2,000,000 in October 2015 Gerrards Cross5) 6 bed detached house previously featured on Grand Designs Newport Listed for sale for £1,899,950 in February 2015 Newport 6) 3 bed townhouse Liverpool Listed for sale £40,000 in September 2015 Liverpool 7) 5 bed detached house Lanark Listed for sale for £180,000 in November 2015 Lanark 8) 4 bed detached house Hull Listed for sale for £179,950 in April 2015 Hull 9) 5 bed detached house Pontefract Listed for sale for £187,950 in June 2015 Pontefract 10) 4 bed detached house Penrith Listed for sale for £100,000 in August 2015 Penrith

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    For further information, please contact Tim Vooght at pr@zoopla.co.uk or on 020 3872 5615.

    Notes to editors

    Zoopla is the UK's most comprehensive property website, focused on empowering users with the resources they need to make better-informed property decisions. We help consumers both find their next home and research the market by combining hundreds of thousands of property listings with market data, local information and community tools.

    At Zoopla we are fans of transparency and everything we do is aimed at making the market more efficient for both property consumers and advertisers alike. Zoopla has rapidly become the UK’s leading online destination for property consumers to search for homes and do their market research and the favoured online marketing partner for UK estate agents, letting agents and property developers.

    Launched in 2008, Zoopla has since been one of the fastest growing websites in the UK, now attracting over 40 million visits per month and we are proud to have collected numerous awards and accolades along the way, including being named one of the Top 10 UK Tech Companies (Guardian) and one of the Top 10 Most Innovative UK Companies (Smarta).

    Zoopla is part of Zoopla Limited which was founded in 2007.

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