Properties with basement conversions

Including a Georgian villa on the outskirts of Bath, a Grade II-listed house in York and a new luxury development in London’s Marylebone.


Avonstone House, Bathampton, Bath
Avonstone House, Bathampton, Bath. A Grade II-listed Georgian villa set in landscaped gardens on the outskirts of Bath. It has a basement remodelled to house a wine cellar, gym and sauna. 6 beds, 6 baths, 3 receps, library, study, office, breakfast kitchen, detached studio, parking. £3.3m Knight Frank 01225-325999.


Chester Square, Belgravia, London SW1
Chester Square, Belgravia, London SW1. A Grade II-listed house with comprehensive security and audio visual systems, an elevator and a basement with a gym lit by a 25 ft “light well” that runs through the core of the house and a living “green wall”. 8 beds, 7 baths, 3 receps, cinema room, roof terrace, double garage, wine cellar, staff kitchen. £28m Strutt & Parker 020-7235 9959.


Driffield Terrace, York
Driffield Terrace, York. A Grade II-listed 1850s house with a basement that is laid out with a large home office and family room, which could be turned into a self-contained apartment. 6 beds,
5 baths, 3 receps, wine cellar, gardens. £1.65m Savills 01904-617820.


Oldbury Place, Marylebone, London
Oldbury Place, Marylebone, London. Three new luxury developments with a period façade and a living “green wall” running through the house and down to the basement. 4 beds, 4 baths, recep, kitchen/dining/family room, cinema. £7.85m (for each property) Savills 020-3527 0400.


Over Lane, Rawdon, West Yorkshire
Over Lane, Rawdon, West Yorkshire. The period exterior houses a contemporary conversion that includes a basement with bi-fold doors leading onto a porcelain-tiled terrace and deck. The house has a contemporary fireplace and an open-tread staircase. 2 beds, bath, large recep. £319,950 0113-427 9259.


Oxberry Avenue, Parsons Green, London SW6
Oxberry Avenue, Parsons Green, London SW6. The rear of this property has been remodelled to feature glass walls and the lower levels given a contemporary finish. The original structure retains its period features. 4 beds, 4 baths, 2 receps, study, cinema, roof terrace, garden. £2.45m John D Wood & Co 0207-731 1487.


South Lodge, Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire
South Lodge, Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire. A contemporary house with a basement area that features a cinema room, games room and study. The landscaped gardens include a home office and a treehouse. 4 beds, 3 baths, recep, open-plan kitchen/dining room, woodland, 2+ acres. £2m Strutt & Parker 01753-891188.


The Hall, Wedmore, Somerset
The Hall, Wedmore, Somerset. A Grade II-listed Georgian house with views across the Mendip Hills. The basement includes a games room, wine store and cinema. The house has flagstone floors and period fireplaces. 6 beds, 4 baths, 3 receps, study, breakfast kitchen, tennis court, coach house,
gardens, 1.2 acres. £2.4m Knight Frank 0117-317 1991.

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