From an artist’s studio with views of Chelsea to a 12th-century castle in more than 300 acres of grounds in France’s Limousin-Perigord National Park, eight of the best properties for sale with libraries.
From a Grade II-listed converted farm steading in Morpeth, Northumberland, to a timber-framed cottage in the conservation area of Sandwich, Kent, eight of the best properties for sale for around £400,000.
Including a loft apartment in a former hat factory in Connecticut in the US, a water tower in Cheveley, Cambridgeshire, and a car showroom in York.
From a 19th-century castle in Brenne, France, to an apartment in a Victorian mansion block close to London’s St James’s Park.
From a Grade II-listed Jacobean house in Ashford, Kent, to a cottage with medieval origins in Saffron Walden, eight of the best properties within easy reach of London.
From a Grade I-listed castle with Anglo-Saxon origins in Staffordshire to a chateau in Gascony that was once a resting place of the musketeer that inspired Alexandre Dumas’s novel.
From a studio apartment in London’s Notting Hill to a Grade II-listed, converted mill in Dartmoor National Park.
From a Grade II-listed, Georgian quayside house in Essex to a two-bedroom flat near the Tower of London, eight of the best properties for around £800,000.
From a Parisian apartment in a historic building overlooking the Seine to a three-storey house in Rome’s Flaminio district.
From a 15th-century, Grade II-listed thatched cottage in West Berkshire to a studio flat with a balcony at the television centre in White City, London.
From a converted stone barn with a listed ancient monument in the grounds in Ceredigion, Wales, to a former farmstead overlooking the valley of Farndale in the North York Moors National Park.