Property Watch

Converted Iron Works Penthouse, London: GBP 3,995,000

Converted Iron Works Penthouse, London: GBP 3,995,000Looking for a gem of a penthouse with truly unique features?  Look what we have unearthed!  Hip Shoreditch location?  Check.  Vast open plan space?  Check.  Historic building with original industrial features?  Check.  Wow factor?  Check check check.

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Villa in East Hampton Village Fringe, New York State: USD 5,000,000 (GBP 4,000,000)

Villa in East Hampton Village Fringe, New York State: USD 5,000,000 (GBP 4,000,000)Those who wish to maximise exposure to sunlight (or themselves) should check out this spectacular glass pavilion in the Hamptons.

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Outside In House by Pantone Greenery, London: GBP 200 Per Night

Outside In House by Pantone Greenery, London: GBP 200 Per NightAs part of its ongoing charm offensive to bolster its creative credentials, Airbnb has teamed up with Pantone to create a whimsical house based on Pantone's colour of the year, a lush shade of yellow-green known as Greenery (Pantone 15-0343).

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Dunraven Street Penthouse, London: GBP 8,500,000

Dunraven Street Penthouse, London: GBP 8,500,000Alexander McQueen's fashion design genius is beyond doubt, but his interior design skills are somewhat less remarked on. 

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Nakahouse, 3140 Hollyridge Drive, Hollywood Hills: USD 2,295,000 (GBP 1,866,000)

Nakahouse, 3140 Hollyridge Drive, Hollywood Hills: USD 2,295,000 (GBP 1,866,000)As winter approaches (and Brexit-induced anxiety escalates), the temptation to relocate to sunny Los Angeles becomes ever more appealing. 

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80 Park Lane Apartment, London: GBP 4,000 per Week

80 Park Lane Apartment, London: GBP 4,000 per WeekPark Lane may be the most expensive street on Monopoly, but private residences on this most famous of London streets are actually rare as hen's teeth. 

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Bacon Street House, London: GBP 2,650,000

Bacon Street House, London: GBP 2,650,000Shoreditch is a neighbourhood bursting with creative energy, achingly hip but with a distinctive rough edge which keeps it firmly grounded in reality.

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464 Greenwich Street Loft, New York: USD 29,995,000 (GBP 20,686,000)

464 Greenwich Street Loft, New York: USD 29,995,000 (GBP 20,686,000)Mickey Drexler, who had built Gap into a leading global fashion chain and then did the same to J Crew, is not just a serial fashion entrepreneur extraordinaire, but also a renowned collector of trophy properties. 

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Le Petit Palais, Courchevel 1850: up to EUR 200,000 (GBP 166,670) per Week

Le Petit Palais, Courchevel 1850: up to EUR 200,000 (GBP 166,670) per weekThe ski season may be over but fun can still be had on the slopes, especially at a ski resort as exclusive as Courchevel 1850, in a chalet as palatial as the Petit Palais.  

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Lansdowne Court Penthouse: GBP 8,500,000

Lansdowne Court Penthouse: GBP 8,500,000This spectacular penthouse was designed by architects Richard Hywel Evans, who described it as the coolest penthouse in Notting Hill. 

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Starlight Room, Dolomites: EUR 300 (GBP 250) per Night

Starlight Room, Dolomites: EUR 300 (GBP 250) Per NightThe ski season may be coming to an end but don't let that deter you from making the trek to the Falzarego Pass near the resort of Cortina in Italy, where Raniero Campigotto has built a delightful glass micro-cabin designed to offer the best views of the mountains.  

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The Light House, 651 Dolores Street, San Francisco: USD 6,490,000 (GBP 4,636,000)

The Light House, 651 Dolores Street, San Francisco: USD 6,490,000 (GBP 4,636,000)Whilst the conversion of former industrial buildings into residential lofts is a well practised art, conversion of former churches, with their vast spaces and sombre atmosphere, is a skill less well mastered.

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Dolphin Place Waterfront Home, San Diego: USD 8,795,000 (GBP 6,150,000)

A seaside home should be all about the sea view, which this stunning house in San Diego certainly offers with its endless floor-to-ceiling glass windows.

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Seascape Retreat, Banks Peninsula, New Zealand: NZD 3,395 (GBP 1,550) per Night

When you need to refresh and rejuvenate, immerse yourself in nature and get away from it all, we have just the place for you.

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Dauphine Street House, New Orleans: USD 1,160,000 (GBP 773,300)

The French Quarter of New Orleans is renowned for its colonial style, which makes the discovery of this Dauphine Street house all the more surprising.

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Ladbroke Road House: £5,950,000

Nestled in the heart of Notting Hill is a remarkable home in a building which used to be part of the Mercury Theatre.

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Norman Lykes House, Phoenix, Arizona: USD 3,600,0000 (GBP 2,535,000)

Frank Lloyd Wright is an architectural genius who left an indelible mark on modern architecture.

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The Lime Works, Faversham: £1,500,000

Many urban dwellers dream of escaping to the country but struggle to reconcile their urban aesthetics with the bucolic offer of thatched cottages and converted barns.

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Theatre District Studio, New York: USD 775,000 (£516,700)

This week we decided to look for a super-mini apartment which condenses the maximum amount of city living into the smallest space possible.

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Calvin Klein's Waterfront Villa, Miami: USD 16,000,000 (£10,700,000)

 Calvin Klein is famous for his slick, minimalist look and his waterfront retreat in Miami Beach is no exception.

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Luxury Ski Chalet, Meribel: EUR 4,700,000 (£3,290,000)

Already fed up the hype and hysteria surrounding Christmas?

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Town House in Powis Mews, London: £12,000,000

The house we are featuring in this edition of Property Watch is undoubtedly beautiful and unique, though to be honest the main reason for featuring it is because it belongs to Ross Lovegrove and this provides us with a rare opportunity to snoop around the renowned industrial designer's home and studio.

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Detached Warehouse Conversion in Islington, London: £3,800,000

This week on Property Watch we are back again in our favourite hunting ground around the fringes of the City of London, with its rich historic heritage and diverse range of properties.

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The Edge, Port Douglas, Australia: £3,000,000


The hype surrounding the latest James Bond movie Spectre has been almost overwhelming.

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Grove View Apartments, London NW5: £750,000


Halloween is here and as a special treat we tasked our property search team with a difficult brief: a spooky gothic pile with a contemporary feel that won't scare your dates away.

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Canal View Loft, Amsterdam Prinsengracht: £1,230,000


When one mentions canal-side apartments in Amsterdam, images of slim houses with overhanging gables and quaint interiors immediately pop into one's head.

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St John Street Loft, London EC1: £2,100,000


At Do we love to salivate over a good loft or two. 

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