What will £1million buy you in property around the UK?

When it comes to buying a home, location and the size of the property make a significant difference to how much you get for your money.

We asked several estate agents, housebuilders and property finders across the UK to provide us with a selection of residential properties currently on the market for approximately £1 million, and were overwhelmed with the response we received.

Here’s our pick of the bunch:

1 Snape Castle Barn, Snape, North Yorkshire

Desirably situated with outlooks across Snape Castle and open fields in a picturesque village, this detached barn conversion offers impressive and spacious interiors with quality fittings, character features and five-bedroom family living, including a versatile one bedroom Dovecote, a detached Grade II listed building, set within large gardens, which has been sympathetically converted to provide independent accommodation.

Asking price: £999,950
Estate agent: Dacre, Son & Hartley


2 Estone Grange in Aston Clinton, Buckinghamshire

This five bedroom detached Whitchurch house type will, when built, form part of a range of new build homes featuring a mix of traditional Georgian architecture and convenient modern amenities, currently being developed at Estone Grange in Aston Clinton, Buckinghamshire.

Asking price: £909,995.
Housebuilder: Bellway


3 Stone Hall Road, Winchmore Hill, North London

A well-presented four bedroom semi-detached house with off street parking, garage, and within a short walk to Groveland’s Park, Winchmore Hill Green and Overground Station.

Asking price: £999,995
Estate agent: Martyn Gerrard


4 Cefn Bryntalch Hall, Abermule, Powys

A rare opportunity to buy a small country estate in Powys, Wales, which features an 11-bedroom home, 4-bedroom Annexe, 3-bedroom Grooms Cottage, Cinema and Games room, outbuildings for renovation with 18 acres of gardens and grounds including a bronze age Motte and Bailey. The property was designed by GF Bodley and is the former home of composer Peter Warlock.

Asking price: £1 million
Estate agent: McCartneys


5 Woolaton Mews, Brentwood, Essex

This modern five bedroom detached family home offers spacious well-presented accommodation throughout finished to a high specification including to the ground floor a good size entrance hall with ground floor cloakroom, dual aspect lounge with French doors leading to the garden, study and separate dining room with a superb kitchen/family room with granite working surfaces and high gloss cream units with integrated appliances and island unit, French doors leading to the garden and access to a separate utility room.
Asking price: £1 million
Estate agent: Beresford


6 Milton Brodie, Kinloss, Moray

Milton Brodie, which originally dates back to the 1100’s, is an elegant category A Listed property situated to the south east of Kinloss on the ‘Laich o’ Moray’ in Scotland.

The house, situated in private part wooded grounds, extending to approximately 22.3 acres, features 13 bedrooms and six reception rooms, plus a detached three-bedroom cottage.

Asking price: £1 million
Estate agent: CKD Galbraith


7 Acton Gardens, West London

The Acton Gardens development, which is transforming the former 52 acre South Acton Estate into a popular new urban village, includes a selection of four bedroom townhouses, featuring the highest specification.

The bathrooms are sleek, featuring white bathroom suites, ceramic tiles and warming driftwood detailing. Kitchens include contemporary fitted units, stone worktops throughout and a range of high quality integrated appliances.

Asking prices: £870,000 – £1.1 million
Housebuilder: Countryside


8 Upper Grosvenor Street, Mayfair, central London

This two-bedroom apartment, measuring 631 sq ft, is situated on the first floor of a purpose-built residential building just off Grosvenor Square, W1K

Asking price: £975,000
Estate agent: Wetherell


9 Hogley Lane, Holmfirth, West Yorkshire

This rather impressive five bedroom detached barn conversion set within 6.2 acres of land was built circa 1700’s and is packed with character and charm. Located close to the vibrant village of Holmfirth, the property is an ideal prospect for commuters and families looking to balance semi-rural living with the demands of modern life.

Asking price: £1 million
Estate agent: William H Brown


10 Northedge, Ashover, Chesterfield

A generously proportioned stone built five bedroom detached residence occupying a peaceful rural location with outstanding views, set in approximately 1.3 acres of garden with detached double garage and games room.

Well-presented throughout with quality fixtures and fittings, ideally suited as a family home with self-contained two storey former stables converted into a double bedroom residence and comprising dining kitchen, utility room, shower room, sitting room overlooking the garden, double bedroom with French doors and cloakroom/WC.

Asking price: £1 million
Estate agent: Bagshaws Residential

There’s quite a range here, from 2 bed apartments to country estates among acres of land- all dependant on location. Narrow it down to see what the average house price will get you around the UK, or to see how this compares further afield, try seeing what the average UK house price can buy you around the world.