It's mansions that dominate our list of the most popular properties for January on Zoopla. If one of these lavish pads is your dream home, let's take a look at the price-tag.
1. Five-bedroom detached house in Coalport, Shropshire, for £950,000
Taking top spot is one of the only properties that isn’t a mansion. This beautiful former Victorian train station dates back to 1863 and still contains plenty of original features. It also comes with two restored vintage mark 1 Great Western Railway carriages, which have been converted into successful holiday lets.
Available via Strutt & Parker
2. 10-bedroom detached house in Virginia Water, Surrey, price available on application
This mansion in sought-after Virginia Water ticks all the boxes, with an indoor swimming pool, air-conditioned gym, home cinema and staff accommodation. Petrol heads will love the secure 10-car underground garage and the sprawling heated granite driveway.
Available via Winkworth
3. Eight-bedroom detached house in Cuffley, Hertfordshire, for £2.8m
In third place is this modern mansion, which has an entrance hall large enough to house a Mini Cooper. It’s an ideal home for entertaining thanks to a vast open plan kitchen and reception room, which boasts bifold doors that open on to a terrace with its own outdoor kitchen. There’s also an indoor pool and the potential for a home cinema room to be added.
Available via Banc Property Group
4. Four-bedroom detached house in Epphaven, near Port Quinn, Cornwall, price on application
Continuing to prove popular is this inviting detached house, which appeared on our most clicked-on list several times last year. Its breathtaking sea views, six acres of land and access to Epphaven beach are among its major draws. There’s a double garage with space for both cars and boats, but it could also potentially be converted into extra accommodation.
Available via Jackie Stanley
5. Seven-bedroom detached house in St. Georges Hill, Weybridge, Surrey, for £14.25m
Mansion or castle? Either way this 14,564 sq ft. home offers 21st Century living on a grand scale. Over three floors you’ll find seven bedrooms, seven bathrooms, five reception rooms, two kitchens and a leisure suite. If that seems like a lot to maintain, there’s also an annexe on the ground floor that could be used by staff.
Available via Curchods
6. Nine-bedroom detached house in Oxshott, Leatherhead, Surrey, for £14.5m
Dance the night away in your very own ballroom in this historic Grade II-listed mansion which offers a blend of old and new. The double height grand entrance hall, dining room and library all contain ornate period features. More recent additions include a leisure suite with spa room, gym, swimming pool and a cinema room with a bar.
Available via Strutt & Parker
7. Five-bedroom detached house in Bramcote, Nottingham, for £1.1m
This modern family home in the Nottingham suburb of Bramcote is another property that’s featured in past months. Downstairs is almost entirely open plan, while upstairs the master bedroom boasts his and hers ensuite bathrooms and a dressing room. It sits in landscaped grounds which include a large out-building that could be converted into a gym, office or games room.
Available via Robert Ellis
8. Five-bedroom detached house in Bromley, London, for £2.4m
Built in 2014, this plush family home sits behind electronic gates in landscaped grounds. Mod cons include underfloor heating, a Rako lighting system, a Control 4 sound system and extensive CCTV. There is a selection of ‘Outstanding’ and ‘Good’ Ofsted rated schools nearby and Bickley train station is also within walking distance.
Available via Alan De Maid
9. Five-bedroom detached house in Epping, Essex, for £1.75m
‘The stables’ is a unique home built 10 years ago in a barn style with contemporary flourishes. Expansive windows, vaulted ceilings and a neutral colour palette make the home bright and airy. Outside is equally as impressive, with a manicured lawn, flagstone patio and a swimming pool to enjoy.
Available via GO Move Ltd
10. Eight-bedroom detached house in Mobberley, Knutsford, for £3.85m
Rounding out the top 10 is this modern country home owned by former Manchester United defender Wes Brown and his wife Leanne, who starred in the Real Housewives of Cheshire. The main house contains five bedrooms and four bathrooms, while a three-bedroom bungalow provides extra accommodation for family or friends.
Available via Benson Bunch
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