Posts tagged ‘Five to View’
As the most exciting Wimbledon Championships in years draws to a close this weekend, we take a look at what homes are for sale in the world-famous SW19 postcode.
And there’s more to life than strawberries and cream here: Wimbledon has its own Broadway, a bustling high street packed full of shops, bars, restaurants and even theatre.
However, there’s no getting away from the district’s main attraction and, for that reason, our five to view are all within a ball’s throw of Centre Court.
1. Love (it) all
2. Courting attention
3. Play suspended
4. Trophy home
5. It’s a smash
This year’s Chelsea Flower Show burst into bloom on Monday, and has been attended by a colourful bunch including stars such as Dame Helen Mirren, Stephen Hawking, and Twiggy plus a private visit from the Queen.
In celebration of this much-loved event, we’ve searched the Royal Borough of Chelsea for homes with gorgeous gardens of their own.
Here is our pick of the best.
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1. SECRET GARDEN
2. GREEN MILE
3. ITALIAN JOB
4. LOW MAINTENANCE
5. LIGHT FANTASTIC
As David Cameron takes up residency in Downing Street, we take a look at the housing market in his constituency of Witney.
Before Dave, the Oxfordshire town’s main claim to fame was the high quality woollen blankets it has produced for several hundred years.
Now, however, its name will be forever wrapped up with that of the UK’s latest prime minister - only time will tell whether this new association will prove to be quite so cosy and long-lasting as Grantham’s was with Margaret Thatcher.
Here’s our pick of properties in Witney:
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1. Cabinets minister
2. This red has to go!
3. White house
4. True blue
5. Ivy league, UK style