Top 10 most viewed properties of 2023
As 2023 draws to a close, we look back on the most viewed properties on our website over the past year. These desirable homes have captured the most attention of the 9,000+ properties that have been listed with ASPC throughout 2023 - and it’s easy to see why…
From elegant period features and castle turrets, to breath-taking garden grounds and vast open-plan layouts, our top 10 most viewed properties of the year are nothing short of pure luxury.
1. Cruachan, 21 Forest Road, Aberdeen
Situated in one of Aberdeen’s most prestigious west end locations, this magnificent 6 bedroom granite home is our most viewed property of 2023. It offers spacious accommodation across four floors, with the notable accolade of winning the Aberdeen Civic Society award.
Inside, the property’s traditional character is showcased through a number of design elements, such as the ornate solid oak staircase, the grand hallway with Georgian style archways and the striking marble fireplace in the lounge. Among the property’s most notable features is the conservatory/gym, the cinema room and the private sitting area and study within the turret.
2. Dunlin House, Dalmuinzie Road, Bieldside
Set within 2 acres of secluded garden and woodland grounds, this substantial 5 bedroom home in Bieldside offers a remarkable amount of space and privacy. With contemporary design features aplenty and presented in neutral tones throughout, there’s lots to enjoy inside and out.
The spacious open-plan lounge is guaranteed to impress, with floor to ceiling windows on three walls which flood the room with natural light and provide open views of the garden. On the lower level of the property you’ll find a study, family room, gym, conservatory, library/storage room and a utility room with a pantry.
3. 94 Queens Road, Aberdeen
This exceptionally spacious granite property in Aberdeen’s west end is the largest of our top 10 most viewed properties, boasting a vast 651m² of internal floor space - with 7 bedrooms, 8 public rooms and 5 bathrooms across 3 floors.
The property’s interiors radiate elegance, with a particular focus on enhancing original features such as the stained glass windows, ornate cornices and large bay windows.
4. 1 Fonthill Terrace, Aberdeen
Designed circa 1901 by a renowned Scottish architect partnership, this 5 bedroom category B listed property offers a striking first impression, with baronial turrets, overhanging eaves and Art Nouveau gargoyles as part of the granite exterior.
The property’s interior hosts an array of elegant period features, from the large bay windows, intricate plasterwork and ceiling coving throughout to the (two pane) sash and case style windows, and marble fireplace in the primary lounge.
5. 5 Hazeldene Manor
Forming part of a modern development in a desirable area of Aberdeen, this magnificent 5 bedroom detached home is brimming with luxury and high quality finishes, with an interior style that exhibits modern elegance.
The grand hallway is a key feature as you enter the property, with full-height cathedral ceiling and a contemporary staircase with a glass balustrade and walnut treads. The property also enjoys two large reception rooms to the front in addition to the primary lounge, offering an exceptional level of space and versatility.
6. 46 Rubislaw Den North
With a charming pink granite exterior and period features throughout, this category B listed villa offers a unique and elegant home in one of Aberdeen’s most sought-after streets. Inside you’ll find a blend of traditional decor with room for new owners to put their own stamp on the property.
The spacious reception hallway features a sweeping staircase and full height windows for a striking focal point, while the grand drawing room - only one of three lounges in this property - enjoys a beautiful bowed window and inglenook fireplace.
7. 158 King’s Gate, Aberdeen
This impressive 6 bedroom home in Aberdeen’s desirable west end has been sympathetically restored and extended to create a modern home within its traditional pink granite exterior.
The expansive kitchen, dining and living area is undoubtedly the heart of this home, featuring wrap-around French doors to the rear garden and putting the tick in the box for contemporary open plan. Separately there are adaptable public rooms giving plenty of space for formal and informal seating.
8. Beaconhill Cottage, 53 North Deeside Road, Milltimber
Located in the popular suburb of Milltimber, this desirable 4 bedroom property enjoys secluded garden grounds surrounded by mature trees, and has been completely refurbished to a high standard throughout.
Inside, the property displays luxury with a mix of contemporary and traditional decor. Amongst its most striking features is the bespoke kitchen - sitting on an open plan with the family area and garden room, this area is complete with a wood burning stove and is flooded with natural light making it perfect for summer days or cosy nights in.
9. 2 West Craigbank Crescent, Cults
As part of a prestigious development in highly-regarded Cults, this executive 5 bedroom home benefits from an impressive amount of space and contemporary decor throughout.
From the bright and spacious formal lounge, to the outstanding kitchen, dining and family area with modern appliances, a breakfast bar and French doors to the rear garden - this would make a wonderful family home for those who love to entertain.
10. Serendipity, 412 North Deeside Road, Cults
The final home in our top 10 most viewed properties of 2023 is this exceptional 4 bedroom home in Cults. Finished to a high standard and with exceptionally spacious accommodation throughout, the property is brimming with charm.
One of its many bespoke features is the sweeping staircase in the reception hallway, while the spectacular terrace area provides a peaceful outdoor space overlooking the mature trees which surround the large south facing garden.
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