Battersea Power Station sold for £400m

The site at Battersea Power Station has finally sold, for £400m, to a consortium of overseas investors, paving the way for new homes and new underground stations in south-west London

Buy a London bolthole

Arabella Youens looks at the options for buying a pied-á-terre in London, and finds location is still the most important factor

Prime London market booming

Top end property in London is outperforming the rest of the country as British buyers and overseas investors aim for different parts of the market

Vanbrugh Castle, Greenwich

The private castle Sir John Vanbrugh designed for his own personal use overlooks Greenwich Park, and one of the four houses it’s become is for sale

Views from the property desk

The property desk at Country Life can be a place of temptation for those who lust after beautiful houses for sale, but for Carla yearning starts even closer to home