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Love Nests: Perfect homes for couples

In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, we round up perfect homes for couples...

In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, we round up perfect homes for couples. Whether you’re looking to make the next big step and get on the property ladder or are needing to downsize after the kids have moved out, here are 5 great properties to call home, together.

Lakes Lane, Beaconsfield HP9, £550,000

Why is it perfect?
This enchanting cottage located on a popular residential road in the heart of Beaconsfield has two bedrooms, a lawned garden and a workshop. Period charm and contemporary features combine to create a beautiful, yet practical home that two, or more can enjoy. The reception room boasts wooden floors, a bay window and exposed brick chimney with inset wood burning stove, ensuring even cosier evenings together, whatever the weather. The open plan dining room and kitchen with integrated appliances and clever design makes for a great entertaining space, where home date nights will never be dull. The master bedroom is beautifully presented with plenty of storage for two, and the second double bedroom is a great size for guests or for starting a family. Outside there is plenty of space for basking in sunny summer days, and a workshop to add to the appeal.

Call Winkworth’s Beaconsfield office on 01494 677978 www.winkworth.co.uk/beaconsfield

Bridport Place, Islington N1, £635,000

Why is it perfect?
This beautiful two-bedroom apartment situated on the first floor of a period conversion is wonderfully suited for partners. The open plan reception room and kitchen area is bright and airy, with two large original sash windows overlooking an exceptionally green view of Shoreditch Park. The kitchen design is sleek with crisp cabinets matching the interior of the space and fitted with integrated appliances as to not dominate the room. To the rear of the property are two double bedrooms and a refurbished modern tiled bathroom. One of the bedrooms is currently used as a baby room, perfect for those looking to start a family. Located in the borough of Islington, the apartment benefits from the unique array of shops, restaurants, cafes and transport links of Islington, Shoreditch, Old Street and the City.

Call Winkworth’s Islington office on 020 7354 2480 www.winkworth.co.uk/islington

Netherwood Road, Brook Green W14, £675,000 

Why is it perfect?
A stunning two-bedroom flat arranged on the floor of a mid-terraced Victorian building. Mixing both contemporary and classic styles, the property is offered in extremely good order throughout having undergone extensive improvements in recent years. The property is situated towards the southern end of Netherwood Road, ideal for the numerous amenities on offer in Brook Green, which include some superb pubs and restaurants, whilst a number of excellent schools, both state and private sector, are nearby. An ideal purchase for a couple looking to moving in together.

Call Winkworth’s Hammersmith office on 020 7371 4466 www.winkworth.co.uk/hammersmith

Fifield Lane, Farnham GU10, £650,000 

Why is it perfect?
Situated in thriving historic town of Farnham in Surrey, this detached period cottage with stunning gardens dates back to the late 19th century. It has been extended and refurbished by the current owner, resulting in a practical modern home whilst retaining a wealth of charm and character. The open plan downstairs accommodation is spacious, and the kitchen/breakfast room has been fitted with granite worktops, finished with a breakfast bar and double door leading onto the decked area and further onto the rear garden. Upstairs, are three double bedrooms, with the master room boasting built in wardrobes. The town of Fensham is an idyllic setting for starting a family with plenty of state and private schools for all age groups in the surrounding area, or for those looking to retire together, with a strong village community and a range of active clubs.

Call Winkworth’s Farnham office on 012 5273 3042 www.winkworth.co.uk/farnham

Hornsey Road, Holloway N7, £785,000 

Why is it perfect?
Offering impressive proportions and space, this two-bedroom property is ideal for partners looking for more room. The flat is located in a school conversion within gated development and retains original features, including oversized windows and double height ceilings allowing natural light to flood through the updated refurbished space. The open plan reception room has plenty of space for entertaining and storage, whilst the kitchen has ample worktop space, integrated appliances and finished in monochrome. Upstairs on the mezzanine level are two generous bedrooms, which benefit from inbuilt storage and shared large family bathroom and separate shower unit. Hornsey Road is ideally located for easy access to the many boutiques, shops, bars and restaurants of Upper Street, as well as an array of state and private schools near by.

Call Winkworth’s Islington office on 020 7354 2480 www.winkworth.co.uk/islington

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