Top 10 most-viewed homes of 2022
29 December 2022
Securing a spot in the top ten out of over 2,300 properties that were listed in 2022, these ten homes accumulated over a quarter of a million views in total. Whether it has been with the intent to buy, or just to have a snoop around some of the most luxurious homes on offer, the top ten vary from superior detached homes to fixer-uppers packed with potential.
Many of the top properties were located in Dundee, highlighting the popularity of the dynamic and compact city that is becoming a modern wonder. Others spanned Broughty Ferry, Brechin, Forfar and Monifieth.
Confirming that buyers are still on the lookout for extra space and flexibility, four and five-bedroom homes attracted the most interest from house-hunters across Tayside.
The list of homes range in price from £80,000 which offers the ideal opportunity to create a unique individual home filled with character in a scenic rural location, to £675,000 offering a generous, detached home with a gated driveway located in Broughty Ferry.
Six of the top ten properties are currently active to view and available for sale on tspc.co.uk meaning there is still an opportunity to make it yours!
1. 333 Perth Road, Dundee, DD2 1LQ
Price: Offers over £525,000
Status: Currently unavailable
The most viewed property on tspc.co.uk in 2022 was this magnificent semi-detached family home which is part of a C-listed mansion built in 1925. Situated on an elevated position in Dundee’s prestigious West End, this property enjoys views southward towards the River Tay and Fife. Whilst retaining a wealth of period features, the current homeowners have upgraded and modernised the property throughout to a high standard ensuring it is ready for occupation.
2. The Coach House, 474 Perth Road, Dundee DD2 1LL
Price: Offers over £395,000
Set on a generous plot with vast grounds, garages and a cobbled courtyard that sets the tone for what lies beyond, it is clear to see why this unique detached home took second place. Enjoying contemporary fixtures and fittings, as well as neutral décor, this property truly offers a blank canvas for future styling and design, as well as planning permission for further development.
Price: Offers over £80,000
The dream to develop the C Listed Kirkton of Menmuir Church to create a unique individual home full of character is no doubt what secured third place for this listing. Complete with planning permission for a four-bedroom, three en suite detached dwelling house, the current owners have also installed solar thermal panels. With the scenic Angus Glens on the doorstep and some of the finest countryside in the North-East of Scotland, this property provides an ideal base for those with an interest in outdoor pursuits. It is also the least expensive on the list!
Price: Offers over £269,000
Homes in Broughty Ferry are often greatly sought after and this one is no exception. If central Ferry living is up your street, this property is ideally placed just a short walk from the beach and from the vibrant town centre and beachfront. Boasting five bedrooms, this rarely available home offers adaptable accommodation that would suit a range of requirements, perfect for family living.
5. 26 Castlewood Avenue, Dundee, DD4 9FP
Price: Offers over £375,000
Immaculately presented, the fifth most viewed home of 2022 on tspc.co.uk was this detached villa located within the highly desirable residential development on the northern boundary of Dundee. Offering spacious and adaptable accommodation, excellent storage space, and presented to the market in true move-in condition, this home was never going to be around for long.
Price: Fixed price £250,000
Appealing to buyers who may be looking to upsize, this impressive semi-detached villa located in a quiet Monifieth cul-de-sac secured sixth place. Split over two floors, this home is in move-in condition with a modern kitchen and family bathroom. Externally, the main garden is south-facing with a patio area ideal for enjoying the summer months.
Price: Fixed price £649,995
Located in the very heart of the prestigious coastal suburb of Broughty Ferry, the spectacular stone-built Downie Villa caught the eye of TSPC house hunters and took seventh spot. Both practical and picturesque, this unique four-bedroom family home seamlessly blends period features with modern family living and has been maintained to a high standard with quality interiors throughout. Amongst many of the highlights is a west-facing roof terrace, ideal for quiet moments watching the sun go down.
Price: Offers over £675,000
The most expensive property featuring within the top ten and in eighth position is Cromlix. With a gated driveway offering much sought-after privacy, this hugely versatile and spacious family home with four bedrooms, multiple reception rooms and three bathrooms is nothing short of spectacular. As you enter the property, neutral décor and a rustic tiled floor set the tone for the tasteful and timeless interiors to follow. The home is filled with natural light through a wealth of glazing and boasts a large south-east facing terrace that overlooks spacious mature gardens with a cabin.
Price: Offers over £275,000
Coming in close at number nine is this unique Victorian semi-detached villa located within the popular residential area of Strathmartine Road, Dundee. Offering stunning period accommodation over two levels, this home presents the opportunity for the new owners to really make it their own. With four ample-sized bedrooms, lounge, family room and dining room, this property has clear potential.
Price: Fixed price £400,000
Completing the list of the top ten most viewed homes of 2022 on tspc.co.uk is this exceptional individually designed detached villa, located in one of Forfar’s most desirable areas. Offering substantial accommodation with five double bedrooms, this property also enjoys features such as a woodburning stove, patio doors that lead out on to a balcony, views of the surrounding countryside, and a large games room that is currently used as a snooker room. A grand monoblock driveway leads to the front of the property and up to a double garage which benefits from electronically controlled doors.