Here’s a real estate sampler of houses for sale in the U.K. Click the links below each house to see the interior photos, and then let us know which one is your favorite!
House #1: This cottage in the Upper Towy Valley of Wales reminds me of the one from “The Holiday” (the exterior, anyway–see pics of its movie twin here.) It’s a “traditional farm-style cottage with 3 bedrooms in the superb mountain countryside.” Asking £295,000 (about $384,000). Photos & info: Prime Location.
House #2: This 4-bedroom house is in the large coastal town of Poole on the south coast of England, near “an excellent promenade and safe sandy bathing beaches.” It has been updated and “sympathetically modernised” by the current owners. Asking £855,000 (about $1.1 million). Photos & info: Poole Property Gazette.
House #3: This is an award-winning Huf Haus on a private, gated lot in Kingston (SW London). It’s a “green” house with 6 bedrooms on 3 floors and boasts a “lovely summerhouse and sauna.” Asking £3.5 million (about $4.5 million). Photos & info: Foxtons.
House #4: Arndilly House is a “magnificent grade-A listed mansion with sweeping lawns overlooking the River Spey” in Edinburgh (Scotland). Property includes a gardener’s cottage. Asking:£1,750,000 (about $2.65 million). Photos & info: s1 Homes.
House #5: Saddlewood Manor is a 6-bedroom house in Gloucestershire built of Cotswold stone. It dates from the late 17th Century and features stone mullion windows under a Cotswold stone tile roof. Many original features remain, including carved stone fireplaces and exposed beams. Asking: £5.25 million (about $6.83 million). Photos & info: Savills.
Which of these houses would you most want to live in? Vote below!
If you missed it: Real Estate Sampler, U.S. edition.