Going Gaga for a Manhattan flat
Lady Gaga and her actor fiancé Taylor Kinney are house-hunting in New York's Upper West Side, near Gaga's parents in Manhattan. Gaga recently splashed out $24 million (£16.1 million) on a Malibu estate, where rumour has it she is expected to marry Kinney.
Sam's set to quit Primrose Hill
£14 millionSam Taylor-Johnson, the artist and filmmaker who recently stepped down from directing the 50 Shades of Grey sequels, is selling her six-bedroom Primrose Hill mansion. Taylor-Johnson reportedly paid around £11 million cash for the house in 2008, and rented it out for £5,750 per week last year.
Homes are on the menu at The Ivy II
£675 per weekThe Ivy in Covent Garden has an A-list following that includes Victoria Beckham and Jude Law and now there's a sister restaurant on the King's Road, Chelsea, which will no doubt be just as popular. Six flats are available to rent above the restaurant. Call Martin’s Properties on 020 7730 5092 to book a viewing.
Rogers masterpiece free for architects to savour
Architect Richard Rogers originally put the Grade II-listed Wimbledon property on the market for £3.2 million in 2013. Despite its status as one of the most celebrated homes of the 20th Century, it failed to sell so he has generously donated it to the Harvard Graduate School of Design.
Tyra's next top investment
£2.5 millionTyra Banks, the model and star of America's Next Top Model, is selling her swish Manhattan pad which she bought for £1.4 million. The two-bedroom property, designed by architect Cass Gilbert, is housed in New York's Beaux Arts building and offers a roof deck overlooking the city and a porter for security.
A £2m eye-catcher
£2 millionAfter leaving One Direction to live like 'a normal 22-year-old', Zayn Malik, along with fiancée Perrie Edwards, recently viewed a five-bedroom detached house in Welwyn, Hertfordshire. However, few twenty-somethings would have the budget to purchase this £2 million home with a sweeping driveway and luxury master suite.
Fit for a diva
Dusty Springfield's old Art Deco home, for sale through Cluttons, is spread over five floors. A beautiful refurbishment means that the home's seven bedrooms are now accompanied by a 35ft swimming pool, gym, sauna and hot tub. A new musical based on the life of Dusty Springfield is expected to open in the West End this year.
Holiday with the stars
£75 millionRihanna is said to be a big fan of Royal Westmoreland, a luxury Barbados holiday-spot for the rich and famous that's being sold by owner John Morphet. Sports stars Wayne Rooney and Gary Lineker own villas at the golf resort, the estate includes 225 holiday homes and a hotel.
Going for a song
£2.6 millionKate Bush's Victorian mansion, named Wuthering Heights after her greatest hit, has not sold since going on the market last November. The six-bedroom home, surrounded by landscaped grounds with a tree house and a garden bar, is now £150,000 less than the original asking price.
£1.75m for a forest retreat
£1.75 millionRenowned architect Michael Wilford's rustic East Sussex family home is for sale through The Modern House. Set in an tranquil space in the Ashdown Forest with its own studio and summerhouse, the colourful, five-bedroom property was published in Taschen's 'One Hundred Houses for One Hundred European Architects of the Twentieth Century'.
Cruise seeks buyer for LA bolt-hole
£8.6 millionTom Cruise is on a mission to sell his luxury, three-bedroom home after spending so much time in London filming scenes for Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation. The property boasts a four-bedroom guesthouse in the 2.5-acre grounds and an outbuilding with fabulous wine cellar potential...
Leo's eco-friendly flat has green appeal
£16,000 per monthLeonardo DiCaprio is letting his New York apartment for £16,000 a month. Located in the Delos building, the two-bedroom flat is part of an eco-friendly development which has vitamin C-infused showers, purified air and water and posture-supportive heat reflexology flooring.
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NY street with the X Factor
£7.2 millionMatthew Charles - a star of Channel 4’s Taking New York - works for high-end estate agents RLTY NYC. The latest property he is marketing is an uber-bling home on the same street as Simon Cowell and Lauren Silverman. In 1055 Park Avenue, the four-bedroom apartment is on the market for £7.2 million.
Heath's heavenly home
Considered one of the loveliest houses in England, Arundells sits in Salisbury’s Cathedral Close and backs on to watermeadows made famous by painter John Constable. The home of former Prime Minister Sir Edward Heath, it recently reopened to the public and is staging exhibitions. Arundells will also feature in a BBC programme about the former Bexley MP.
Mansion magic for Tatum in Beverly Hills
£3.8 millionChanning Tatum and his wife, Jenna Dewan, have chosen a good neighbourhood in which to buy their new Beverly Hills home — Demi Moore will be their neighbour. The 4,800sq ft space has five bedrooms, six bathrooms and a 45ft living room with an impressive double-height ceiling.
No time for Malibu
£33,000 a monthMr Selfridge star Jeremy Piven has been spending so much time in London that he has decided to rent out his Malibu beach house. Piven bought the three-bedroom home in 2004 for £2.3 million. It’s a sun trap with ocean views and a private balcony off the master suite. It’s one for big spenders at £33,000 a month.
New York flat is Jess the ticket
£3.4 millionOscar-nominated actress, Jessica Chastain, has splashed out on a four-bedroom apartment in central New York. Chastain, set to play Marilyn Monroe in upcoming film Blonde, plans to live in the apartment which includes a master suite with floor-to-ceiling closets, a music room and a library.
Logan Mews will rock you
£3,495 millionFreddie Mercury once lived at Number 1 in Kensington's Logan Mews and those seeking to relive the Mercury magic will be drawn to a four-bedroom house on Mountgrange Heritage’s books. Lovers of urban chic will not be disappointed by a romantic roof terrace which is an ideal party spot.
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Two homes once owned by David Bowie are for sale, but are worlds apart. Bowie’s childhood home in Bromley, south London, is available to rent through Cannon Kallar for £1,350 a month. Meanwhile, on the Caribbean island of Mustique, Mandalay has Indonesian-style décor and a stage for gigs.
Strut your stuff in Versace's mansion
£15 millionFashion house Versace is about to launch a collection of super-luxury homes in China as part of its growing property arm. Yet none will match the grandeur of the Grade II-listed Mayfair mansion designed for founder Gianni Versace. (Scroll right...)
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Versace's aristocratic past
The 5,756sq ft space, for sale through Wetherell, has four bedrooms, three reception rooms and one of the biggest atrium-style conservatories in the West End. The 18th-century property had many aristocratic owners before being converted into offices after WWII. Now a single home, it has a marble entrance hall and a 34ft long Milanese-style patio garden.
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Flat with a colourful past
Putney’s Hotham Hall's history harks back to its village hall days when it was a location for speeches by Winston Churchill and Anthony Eden in the 1930s. It later became a venue for rock stars with legendary bands performing such as the Rolling Stones and The Who.
Gig venue flat for sale
The building has been transformed into loft style apartments and a cool split-level flat in the small block is now on the market for £1.45 million. With a 45-foot long entertaining space, a mezzanine level overlooking the kitchen and a hot tub in the private patio garden, perhaps you can host your own gigs in the two-bedroom party-spot venue.
Michelle's Richmond rental
Hollywood actress Michelle Williams called The Old School House home when she was in London filming My Week with Marilyn. The star rented the Richmond property for several months during her time here and is thought to have become very attached to the residence. (Scroll right...)
The Old School House
£2.25 millionThe four-bedroom, two-bathroom Victorian freehold totals just more than 2,800sq ft and has floor-to-ceiling windows in the living room and kitchen. Williams, who is set to begin work on new film Manchester-by-the-Sea, may be interested to learn that the home is now on the market. (Scroll right...)
Starchitect's Hampstead house
Starchitect Norman Foster worked on the property with architects Michael and Patty Hopkins in 1969 and helped give it a show-stopper glass-roofed dining area. Past owners include the late Ron Hall, who made his name as part of the investigative team at the Sunday Times during the Profumo affair.
Art collector Peter von Kant is selling his home-cum-gallery in Deptford. Number 25 Tanners Hill was awarded the RIBA London Regional Award in 2013 following the restoration and conversion of a Grade II-listed 17th century house by architects Dow Jones. The ground floor and courtyard has been used as an art space, with the further two floors providing accommodation.
Scarlett swings into LA home
Scarlett Johansson has bought a new home in Los Angeles. The actress paid £2.52 million for a 3,500sq ft property in the Los Feliz neighbourhood. (Scroll right...)
£2.52 millionScarlett Johansson's Forties build comes with nearly an acre of land, a swimming pool and an eight-person spa. The master suite has a fireplace and a balcony with a view of the Hollywood sign. The actress, who is currently working on a new version of The Jungle Book, will no doubt spend many a cosy night there with French husband Romain Dauriac.
Wizard of Aus
Daniel Radcliffe is selling his Australian penthouse. The 25-year-old star from Fulham has been visiting the Melbourne flat since his Harry Potter days when he was 16. (Scroll right...)
Moving on from Melbourne
Now valued at £1.6mRadcliffe's parents reportedly bought the two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment with river views online when they were searching for properties from their West London home and splashed out £1.2 million on it. Though the flat was originally bought under their name, it was transferred to Radcliffe when he turned 18.
Beatlemania in Esher
A property called Blue Jay, which inspired a Beatles song, is for sale in Esher’s prestigious Claremont Park Estate. The driveway to the residence once formed part of Kinfauns, George Harrison’s country house. While living there he wrote Blue Jay Way, which featured on the Magical Mystery Tour album. (Scroll right...)
A modern marvel
Just 19 miles from central London, the 13,000 sq ft space is set in an acre of walled gardens. The land was formerly part of Claremont House Gardens, a Royal residence designed by Sir John Vanbrugh, who also built Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire and Castle Howard in North Yorkshire.
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All-action Willis on the move
Bruce Willis is reportedly buying a flat at New York development 271 Central Park West, valued at nearly £11 million (scroll right...)
£11 millionThe New York pad comes with six bedrooms, four bathrooms, a library and views overlooking Central Park. Set in the Upper West Side, it is just a few blocks away from the three-bedroom flat Willis sold for nearly £8.5 million in December.
Joan Rivers' palatial penthouse is for sale
Joan Rivers' penthouse on the Upper East Side is on the market for £18.3 million (scroll right...)
Upper East Side
£18.3 millionThe vast penthouse, just off Fifth Avenue, has 11 rooms and is as flamboyant as the late comedy queen, with a Louis XIV-inspired ballroom complete with crystal chandeliers and antique panelling.
Celeb stylist's flat is picture perfect
Interior decorator Sera Hersham-Loftus has kitted out the homes of Courtney Love, Twiggy, Kelly Brook, Yoko Ono and Kate Moss. This two-bedroom Westbourne Terrace flat, that the stylist shares with photographer to the stars Martin Pope, comes with a beautiful conservatory where French doors lead to a decked garden.
J-Lo's moving on from LA mansion
Jennifer Lopez is selling her Los Angeles mansion. The nine-bedroom house, bought with ex-husband Marc Anthony in 2010 for £5.4 million, is on the market for £11.2 million.
Time for a new investment
£11.2 millionAll-singing, all-dancing, Lopez installed her own dance studio, recording room and 20-seat cinema at the 17,129sq ft property, which also comes with a garage that has room for eight cars, and a motor court with space for 20 more. Meanwhile, Lopez, mother of twins Emme and Max, six, is said to be looking for her next investment.
Buy Ben's X Factor base
The X Factor house in Hadley Wood, Barnet, has been spruced up since latest winner Ben Haenow and his fellow contestants moved out a month ago to start their UK tour...
Hollywood living in the UK
Spread over four floors, the eight-bedroom property has a contemporary fitted kitchen overlooking the landscaped rear garden, which includes a swimming pool, gym where the contestants worked out, plus a wet room and sauna. The immaculate-looking home is only a 30-minute commute from Moorgate.
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John Cornell's girl is selling up in Wandsworth
Producer John Cornell, who wrote the screenplay for Crocodile Dundee and discovered Aussie star Paul Hogan, bought two flats at Prospect Quay in Wandsworth in 1998 as an investment for his daughters. Now Liana Cornell, who followed in her Australian father’s footsteps to produce and act in film and theatre, is selling her two-bedroom flat for £749,950.
Any crocs in that creek?
£749,950Based in Australia, Liana Cornell was in The Winter’s Tale at the Sydney Opera House last year. For sale in Wandsworth, her second-floor flat has a balcony with views across the Thames towards the Hurlingham Club and comes with porter services, plus a shared gym and swimming pool. Visit www.riverhomes.co.uk for more details and images.
I spy a grand buy, Maggie
The luxurious mansion that was recently used as a set to film BBC espionage drama series The Honourable Woman, starring Maggie Gyllenhaal as Nessa Stein, is for sale for £5.95 million...
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The honourable home
The Twenties home is located between Kingston and Wimbledon, on the Coombe Private Estate. It has four reception rooms, a study, a games room, six bedrooms and staff accommodation. The secluded, walled gardens include a sweeping gravelled country forecourt around a central fountain.
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Style king Kors buys rooftop realm
Fashion designer and glittering style maker Michael Kors is buying a super-luxe three-bedroom penthouse in New York. He is thought to have paid between £11 million and £13.8 million for the rooftop apartment with a terrace overlooking the Empire State Building...
Michael Kors' New York pad
Kors' penthouse is in the desirable Manhattan neighbourhood of West Village, at The Greenwich Lane a new-build 200-unit development incorporating five addresses and five townhouses.
Kors already owns one flash apartment in West Village and a getaway in the sunshine state of Florida, where he is planning to add a yoga studio and extra entertaining space for party weekends.
Flats in the Four Weddings castle
Albury Park Mansion, the stately home in Guildford which famously featured in Four Weddings and a Funeral and underwent major renovation on Channel 4’s Country House Rescue just two years ago, has been turned into 12 luxurious apartments...
Flats in Midsomer Murders castle
The origins of the Surrey pile — which also featured in ITV’s Midsomer Murders — predate the Domesday Book, and neoclassical architect Sir John Soane’s improvements in 1800 include the cantilevered staircase...
Flats for sale in Guildford castle
A grand 5,839sq ft apartment, the Sir John Soane Suite, in the castle is for sale. It has four bedrooms and comes with the use of lower-ground floor wine cellars, spa and cinema.
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Princess Madeline looks for a London pad
Princess Madeleine, fourth in line to the Swedish throne, is house hunting in London. Until recently the princess and her husband, London-born financier Christopher O’Neill, lived in New York but they are in Stockholm temporarily while they look for a British base...
Perhaps a home near the mother-in-law...
O’Neill’s mother, Eva, once linked to Prince Charles, lives in Belgravia. Madeleine, who is pregnant with the couple’s second child, might consider a five-bedroom flat in Eaton Square, just around the corner from her mother-in-law. The double-fronted property has a private lift and a swimming pool.
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