A prime N1 spot handy for St Pancras International is home to this smart flat in a portered block. Wood floors and pale walls feature in the open-plan reception/kitchen, the bedroom opens to a decked terrace and there is an on-site gym too. Through Chesterton Humberts.
Or swap for a retreat in Tatworth, Somerset
What's not to love about this Somerset sweetie in Tatworth (below)? You can cosy up by the fire in the lounge, cook up a storm on the kitchen range and enjoy overlooking the gardens from a sun room and two bedrooms.
Change your life with £475,000 in Lockengate, Cornwall
With more money to spend, why not make a new life at this four-bedroom Cornish converted barn (below) near St Austell? It is set in one and a half acres including a paddock, stables and planning permission to convert the garage into an annexe. Perfect as a B&B, for home working or an equestrian business.