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Al­bury Park

Sur­rey Hills, eng­land This stately home played host to the corona­tion ban­quet of King Ge­orge III in 1761. Renowned ar­chi­tects who have had a hand in its de­sign in­clude John Soane (de­signer of the Bank of Eng­land). Its chapel fea­tured in the film Four Wed­dings and a Fu­neral. In­di­vid­ual apart­ments from £500,000. sothe­bysre­alty.co.uk Built in 1917, this ma­jes­tic 18-storey build­ing at 1 West 67th Street has a Gothic-style fa­cade fea­tur­ing in­trigu­ing gar­goyles of pain­ters, sculp­tors and writ­ers. It has en­ter­tained cel­e­brated play­wright Noel Cow­ard and artist Nor­man Rock­well. A one-bed­room apart­ment is avail­able for US$4.75 mil­lion. bh­susa.com

buck­ing­ham PLACE

lon­don Pres­i­dent John F Kennedy and his wife Jackie were reg­u­lar visi­tors to this town­house, owned in the 1960s by Pol­ish prince Stanis­las Radzi­will, Jakkie’s broth­erin-law. The interiors of the three-storey Ge­or­gian property were pho­tographed by royal pho­tog­ra­pher Ce­cil Beaton for Vogue 1966. £9.45 mil­lion. hath­aways.co.uk

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