Essex

New riverside homes from £235k launch in east London

Barking Riverside is a 350-acre regeneration scheme and the first phase, Caspian Quarter, has been unveiled. The new district will boast new schools, shops, GP surgeries, community facilities and a new Barking Riverside Overground station, opening in 2021.

Go Gothic: live in a clock tower

Flats at The Galleries in Brentwood, Essex, feature decorative stonework, Gothic arches, cast-iron columns, timber beams, oak staircases and fireplaces.