Properties with a difference: This week: grade 1 houses and flats

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STIRLINGSHIRE

Gribloch House, Kippen. Designed by Sir Basil Spence in the Thirties, the house has a 144.5-acre estate and magnificent views of the Grampian Mountains. 5 beds, 3 bath, 2-bed guest suite, secondary 5-bed wing, kitchen, domestic offices, swimming pool, 2 staff houses, 3-bed gate lodge. pounds 1.2m. Knight Frank 0131 225 8171.

LEICESTERSHIRE

The Old House, Kibworth Harcourt. Dating from 1678, this village house is recognised by Pevsner as being of great importance within the county. 5 beds, 4 bath, 4 attic rooms, 2 receps, library, kitchen, garages, 0.9 acres. pounds 500,000. Strutt & Parker 01858 410311.

KENT

18 Waldershare House, Waldershare Park, near Eythorne. A ground- floor flat in one of Kent's finest Queen Anne mansions. 2 beds, 2 bath, 1 recep, kitchen, study area, garage, communal garden and grounds. pounds 185,000. Jackson-Stops & Staff 0171 589 4536.

BATH

2 Royal Crescent. A rare opportunity to acquire a whole house in the first crescent to be built in Britain (1767-1775). Currently arranged as five 2-bed apartments, garden, garage. pounds 825,000. FPDSavills 01225 474550.

LONDON

54 Cumberland Terrace, Regent's Park. A flat within an important Nash house on the grandest of the park's 11 terraces. 5 bed, 4 bath, 3 receps, kitchen, study, courtyard, staff quarters, separate mews flat, double garage, park views. pounds 3.5m. FPDSavills 0171 431 4844.

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