Properties on the Cator Estate in Blackheath are like buses – you wait forever for one, then two come along at once…

Parkgate SE3
This five bedroom detached home on Parkgate SE3, a sought-after private road on the prestigious Cator Estate in Blackheath, is finished beautifully throughout. The double-fronted red-brick property looks traditional from the outside, but has been refurbished inside to offer three spacious reception rooms, styled in a relaxed, contemporary fashion, making it perfect for those who like to entertain. The thoroughly modern kitchen and diner area has feature lighting and opens directly onto the rear garden. There’s also a garage and driveway. 
On the market for £2.5million from JLL, Blackheath, on 020 8712 6703

Blackheath Park SE3
This fabulous double-fronted Georgian house on Blackheath Park SE3, also on the lovely, leafy Cator Estate, offers over 7,000 sq ft of accommodation over four floors. The house has been renovated to offer versatile living and entertaining areas. The large kitchen/dining area overlooks an impressive underground swimming pool with spa and sauna. On the upper floors are five bedrooms, three bathrooms and a library. The generous drive to the front provides ample parking, and to the rear of the property is a 300ft garden with landscaped lawns. 
On the market for a guide price of £3,950,000 (freehold) with John Payne, Blackheath Village, on 020 8318 1311