The Cliff House, St Margaret’s Bay, Dover, UK, £5m

The Cliff House, Dover

Where On the edge of the white cliffs of Dover, a 90-minute drive from Gatwick airport.

What Situated on more than 11 acres, the property consists of four houses and a Grade-II listed lighthouse. It has an outdoor pool and views of the English channel.

Why Each of the four houses is equipped with its own kitchen and living space. The main building, Cliff House, has five bedrooms and The Annexe features a double-height sitting room and two bedrooms. Dolphin’s Leap and Baby Dolphin have two bedrooms each.

Who Knight Frank, tel +44 20 7861 1093

Holmwood, Binfield Heath, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, UK, £11.25m

Binfield Heath

Where On the edge of the village of Binfield Heath, a 15-minute drive from Reading and an hour from London by train and car. Heathrow airport is a 45-minute drive.

What A Grade-II listed Georgian house with 11 bedrooms, multiple living areas, a heated pool, a tennis court and stables. The property also features ancillary accommodation suitable for extended family.

Why The three ancillary houses each have three bedrooms and their own kitchens, living space and gated entrances, allowing visitors privacy.

Who Knight Frank, tel +44 20 786 11078

Bellevue Drive, Paget Parish, Bermuda, $9.95m

Bellevue Drive, Bermuda

Where In central Bermuda, a 10-minute drive from the capital, Hamilton LF Wade international airport is 20 minutes by car.

What A Grade-I listed, historic estate that covers five acres. The property has eight bedrooms and includes ownership of the road leading to Grape Bay Beach. There is a tennis court, outdoor pool and private beach access.

Why The residence is divided into three wings: a five-bedroom main house, a two-bedroom annexe and a standalone one-bedroom cottage. Large indoor and outdoor living spaces in the main house are ideal for family gatherings.

Who Christie’s International Real Estate, tel +1 441 296 0278

E. Fork Lane, Snowmass Village, Colorado, US, $24.95m

183.E Foek Lane, Colorado

Where On the edge of Aspen Snowmass, a five-minute drive from Two Creeks ski resort. Denver airport is a four-hour drive.

What A contemporary mountain residence with 11 bedrooms, an outdoor pool and hot tub.

Why The property is divided between a six-bedroom main house and a five-bedroom guest house. The main house has a media room for entertaining a large family.

Who Aspen Snowmass Sotheby’s International Realty, tel +1 970 923 2006

Private estate, Saint Jean de Cannes, Les Adrets-de-l’Estérel, France, €53m

Private Estate, Saint Jean de Cannes, France

Where In the Provençal village of Les Adrets-de-l’Estérel, an hour’s drive from Cannes and Nice airport.

What A 24-hectare estate with three villas, offering a combined 17 bedrooms, three heated pools, a private heliport and lavender fields.

Why The three villas are self-sufficient, allowing for personal space within extended families.

Who Côte d’Azur Sotheby’s International Realty, tel +33 4 92 92 12 88

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