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5th January, 2023

Make relaxation your resolution: 10 homes to lounge in

Make relaxation your resolution: 10 homes to lounge in

New Year’s resolutions often revolve around self-improvement, but in the wake of trying times in recent years; self-care is also starting to become more of a focus as many take the opportunity to invest in wellness in January. If you are considering making relaxation your resolution this year, a peaceful, welcoming environment makes all the difference when it comes to making improvements to your overall lifestyle. To help you find your ideal haven this year, we’ve scoured the country for 10 of the comfiest, cosiest homes…

Primrose Hill, London, 3 bedrooms

Modern and bright, this executive family home has so much to offer families hoping to live in the heart of Primrose Hill. Secluded and private, it is tucked away behind a secure gated pathway. It is set over four floors, including a lower ground floor basement which features the living space. The property offers modern finishes and fittings throughout while maintaining a cosy retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city.

Great Waltham, Essex, 3 bedrooms

The Coach House is a stylish Grade II Listed character cottage, located in one of Essex's most sought-after villages. From the minute you step inside, the property welcomes you with an abundance of character. The spacious living room is the perfect spot to grab a blanket and a book and relax after a day outdoors. Downstairs there is also a study area, dining room, snug and a fitted kitchen.

Ascot, Berkshire, 8 bedrooms

This spectacular home is situated on one of Ascot’s most desirable roads. Four of the five living spaces are situated on the ground floor which comprise a study, drawing room, snug, family room and a superb open plan kitchen/dining room. The home is extremely spacious, designed to embrace luxury living.

South Kensington, London, 5 bedrooms

This stucco fronted Grade II Listed Victorian property has been recently updated and renovated by the current owners and features fantastic entertainment and living space including two reception rooms, a separate dining room and an extremely large kitchen with high ceilings and access to a communal garden and a private secluded decked garden. The home offers an abundance of comfortable spaces to unwind from city life and you are spoilt for choice when it comes to relaxation areas

Brandon, Warwickshire, 6 bedrooms

The Stables is an impressive equestrian property with an additional one-bedroom self-contained annex. The delightful sitting room has two front windows, one of two staircases rising to the first floor, attractive engineered oak flooring and an attractive inglenook-style fireplace with a large inset log burner and tiled hearth, perfect for winter evenings spent relaxing with family. Glazed wooden bifold doors open into the impressive kitchen, living and dining area.

Kingston upon Thames, London, 6 bedrooms

Built circa 1997, this stunning property is set behind security gates and features five double bedrooms, five bathrooms, five reception rooms, two kitchens and parking for several cars. The finish and detail in the property is superb with porcelain flooring and oak parquet throughout the ground floor, ornate coving, feature fireplaces, a stunning German fitted kitchen and beautifully appointed bathrooms. Spacious and stylish throughout, this home is the perfect oasis while providing excellent commuter links for those working in the city.

Powys, Wales, 4 bedrooms

Serenity Barn is a beautiful barn conversion in a picturesque location. The property occupies an elevated position above the Wye Valley with far-reaching views towards Hay Bluff and Twmpa, providing some of the best views in the county. The property provides spacious and high-quality living accommodation including a stunning, vibrant living space.

East Moseley, Surrey, 4 bedrooms

Arranged over four floors, this property has been meticulously enhanced by the current owners, offering stylish living accommodation throughout. The ground floor comprises a spacious living room as well as a superb open plan kitchen/dining/breakfast room with a custom Italian integrated kitchen. With access to the landscaped garden, this spacious living space is perfect for those who love to relax at home all year round.

Blandford Forum, Dorset, 6 bedrooms

This character home offers an additional two-bedroom detached lodge and sits in grounds of approximately 7 acres including a formal garden and wild flower meadow. The Grade II Listed property includes a dual aspect drawing room with a bay window to the front and wide aspect windows to the rear which provide ample sunlight, and an original stone fireplace houses a large wood burner for cosy winter gatherings. There is also a bright glazed atrium, which provides both a warm and inviting space to enjoy your coffee in the morning.

Wimbledon, London, 6 bedrooms

This historic family residence is located within a conservation area of Wimbledon. Possessing infinite charm, the property has recently undergone an extensive scheme of renovation works bringing it up to an exceptional standard, and therefore benefits from being move-in ready. With quintessential Victorian charm, herringbone flooring and built-in cabinetry in the living room offer a subtle nod to the era the property was built in, while simultaneously managing to maintain fresh and modern décor.

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