Top 10 Contemporary Homes in 2020

Top 10 Contemporary Homes in 2020

Modern minimalist properties are becoming increasingly popular in 2020. We reveal our top 10 contemporary homes from around the world.


1. Ealing Broadway, London, 3 Bedrooms

This desirably located penthouse suite has a simple, yet sleek interior featuring the latest home technology.

The apartment spans over two floors, featuring breath-taking views from the Jacuzzi hot tub on the upper terrace and the outdoor dining area on the lower terrace. 


2. Canford Cliffs, Dorset, 4 Bedrooms

Located by the Luscombe Valley Nature Reserve, this property relishes in outstanding views of the protected flora and fauna in the neighbouring forest. Having won the Best Residential Property Dorset 2019-2020 award, the property embraces its setting with the incorporation of natural materials and floor to ceiling glass windows to bring the outside in.

This contemporary home is in the perfect location for lovers of nature, bordered by lush woodland and residing by Poole Harbour.


3. Scarborough, North Yorkshire, 4 Bedrooms 

This brand new property took over decade to build. A sleek interior, large glass panel windows, high-tech appliances and the latest security systems create a sense of opulence and exclusivity. Outside, multiple terraces, a tiered landscaped garden and natural looking water feature encircle the home in a beautiful space to enjoy its surroundings.

The coastal property is set into an excavated cliff side, an enviable vantage point over the valley of Oliver’s Mount towards the coast. 


4. Capel Dewi, Wales, 4 Bedrooms

Designed and built with the highest quality of materials and style to withstand the test of time. This is the perfect executive home, kitted out with top brand appliances and in an ideal location for commuting to London.

In the main reception room, an impressive vaulted ceiling with large windows and French doors create an open space with glorious views of the garden.


5. Cumbre del Sol, Spain, 3 Bedrooms

This is a truly unique and stylish property. Two bedrooms sit at the top of the home, taking in views of the Mediterranean Sea and sky and an additional bedroom is based on the ground floor, intended as a guest apartment or entertainment space. 

With an infinity pool and ample outdoor terrace space, this home is perfect for entertaining or simply relaxing in the sun.


6. St Brelade, Jersey, 4 Bedrooms

The master suite of this beautifully renovated home occupies the entire first floor featuring a large en-suite bathroom, dressing room, private balcony and air conditioning. Downstairs you will find a spacious open plan living, dining and kitchen area, allowing light to flood the room.

The immaculately landscaped garden is the most notable feature of this property, showcasing a modern outdoor firepit, infinity pool, extravagant art sculptures and spectacular coastal views 


7. Dénia, Spain, 5 Bedrooms 

This spectacular Spanish villa in the historical coastal city of Dénia does not compromise on space with seemingly unending ceilings and open rooms that lead on to the next to freely flow through the property. Walls of glass slide open to lead onto the terraces, patio areas, outdoor and indoor swimming pools and expansive grounds of the home.

This property of exquisite architecture and design displays an impressive Mediterranean-inspired mosaic, covering a wall of two floors, evoking blue skies and rolling waves.


8. Ealing, London, 5 Bedrooms 

This detached property is situated in a quiet residential road, featuring a double-level garage and private driveway for a peaceful home in London.

French doors on the lower floor take you out to an enclosed garden with a minimalistic style, providing privacy, security and comfort. An open floor plan with large sliding doors make the most of the main living area and provide a bright and stylish space to entertain.


9. Seighford, Staffordshire, 4 Bedrooms 

With a gym, cinema room, exquisite private gardens and entertainment area, it is not hard to see why this contemporary family home was nominated for the Best Build of the Year award in 2016. This three-storey property is the perfect space for hosting guests with an open plan layout and large bi-folding doors that flow through to the outdoor terrace.

Located in the popular village of Seighford, this property is ideally located close to an excellent choice of schools and national transport links.


10. St. Peter, Jersey, 7 Bedrooms 

Follow a long, tree-lined driveway and you will find yourself at this magnificent, timeless property. While the exterior indicates a traditional barn conversion, step inside to discover a contemporary interior, complete with impeccable specification, simplistic symmetry and clean lines to achieve a subtle sophistication and elegance. 

The property is accompanied by a grand orangery, swimming pool with pool house, stable with tack room and is surrounded by an astounding 25-Vergees of agricultural land, making for a captivating country lifestyle.


Contact us today

Discover your next dream home in the UK or overseas. Contact Fine & Country today to start your search.


18th Feb 2020

More from Fine & Country

Dizzying Heights: Top 10 Multilevel Homes
Many of us have dreamed of one day finding our perfect home, with plenty of room to entertain and accommodate our beloved friends and family...
8th Mar 2021
Property Housing Market Report: July
Following the housing market reopening in England, a surge in demand has been reported across the industry, a pattern hoped to be repeated i...
6th Jul 2020
Property predictions for the housing market in 2018
It has been a good year for the housing market, though there has been concern over stock levels, Brexit and Stamp Duty. However, house price...
6th Dec 2017




While we are all protecting our communities and respecting social-distancing measures by closing many of our offices around the world, our digital front door is still open.

We still carry out virtual viewings and valuations.

Discover more »



Selling your home is one of the most important decisions you make; your home is both a financial and emotional investment. Find out how we can help »


An overwhelming majority of those who had used Fine & Country would recommend our services to a family member or friend, according to our most recent survey taken by members of the public.

To achieve 99.48% positive feedback is a privilege and we will endeavour to maintain this result. We are dedicated to offering the best possible services to every customer, whether buyer or seller, from beginning to end.



Every Fine & Country agent is a highly proficient and professional independent estate agent, operating to strict codes of conduct and dedicated to you. They will assist, advise and inform you through each stage of the property transaction.


With offices in over 300 locations worldwide we combine the widespread exposure of the international marketplace with national marketing campaigns and local expertise and knowledge of carefully selected independent property professionals.



People buy as much into lifestyle of a property and its location as they do the bricks and mortar. We utilize sophisticated, intelligent and creative marketing that provides the type of information buyers would never normally see with other agents.


Access the lucrative London and international investor market from our prestigious Park Lane showrooms at 121 Park Lane, Mayfair. Our showrooms in London are amongst the very best placed in Europe, attracting clients from all over the world.


Our consistent efforts to offer innovative marketing combined with a high level of service have been recognised by the industry for an astounding fifth year in a row, winning Best International Real Estate Agency Marketing at the International Residential Property Awards.

Independent customer reviews

Fine & Country

4.86 out of 5 - based on 1553 customer reviews

Estate Agent and Letting Agent Reviews


Our International Network

Connecting offices on over 300 locations worldwide, our referral system combines local knowledge and expertise with an international network to find the right buyer for you wherever they are, at the same time as finding you your ideal next move

Our International Websites

United KingdomFranceHungaryCyprusGermanySpainPortugalMauritiusHong KongThailandNamibiaNigeriaSouth AfricaAustraliaFloridaZimbabwe


We interact with customers on the main social media channels including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn and Pinterest, giving each property maximum online exposure.




Access Fine & Country Interior Design to put your property ahead and make it stand out. With expert advice from some of London’s best stylists and designers we will make sure it makes a statement. Or if you’re purchasing with us, let F&C ID help make your new house feel like home by helping you find the very best specialists and designers for property refurbishment. Find out more »



We have partnered with Rational FX, one of the world’s leading foreign exchange specialists to provide private and tailored currency services for all of our clients buying and selling luxury property around the world. Find out how we can help »


We understand that your time is precious, so save the time, money and stress of searching for a property with a buying agent. Also giving you access to off-market and discreetly marketed properties.



Our internal Media Centre is a team of experienced press relations managers and copy writers dedicated to liaising with newspapers, magazines and other media outlets to gain extensive coverage for our properties in national and local media.



The Fine & Country Foundation is dedicated to supporting and funding homeless causes in the UK and overseas. Fine & Country offices organise a range of fundraising events for you to get involved in and/ or support. Find out more about our work here. Read more »

*Please, note: for security reasons, the maps on this website do not provide the exact location of the property and they are provided solely as an indication of area.