Handful of homes listed for sale in Merseyside village named among poshest places to live in Britain

The coastal community is one of the most desirable places to live in the country and homes for sale are few and far between.

<p>One of the homes currently on offer in Hightown. Photo: EweMove/Rightmove</p>

One of the homes currently on offer in Hightown. Photo: EweMove/Rightmove

Hightown, in Sefton, has been named as one of Britain’s 54 poshest villages.

The coastal community is one of the most desirable places to live in the country, according to new research published in The Telegraph.

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Home to the Blundellsands Sailing Club and connected to Liverpool by the Northern Line of the Merseyrail network, the area has a mixture of character properties and newer builds.

However, homes for sale in the village are few and far between. At the time of writing, just four are listed by leading UK property website Right Move.

LiverpoolWorld looks at the properties currently on offer.

Rathbone Road, Hightown

Offers over ÂŁ350,000

Cottage for sale in the village of Hightown. Photo: EweMove/Rightmove

This terraced character cottage is within walking distance to the beach, has four double bedrooms and 882 years remaining on its lease.

Living room in character cottage, Hightown. Photo: EweMove/Rightmove

It has a walled courtyard garden and and a loft bedroom with views of the beach and sea.

Kitchen and dining room. Photo: EweMove/Rightmove

Riverside, Hightown

Guide price ÂŁ600,000

Detached house for sale in Hightown. Photo: Express Estate Agency/Rightmove

This Hightown house has four bedrooms and a modern interior, including a spacious lounge with French doors leading to the rear garden.

Living room. Photo: Express Estate Agency/Rightmove

The Roundway, Hightown

Offers in excess of ÂŁ375,00

This property has five bedrooms and is in a cul-de-sac location within easy reach of Hightown train station.

5-bed detached house in Hightown. Photo: Berkeley Shaw/Rightmove

It is also near the Hightown Club which offers a variety of sports and the recently revamped pub The Hightown.

Living room. Photo: Berkeley Shaw/Rightmove

The house is within walking distance to the beach.

Rear garden. Photo: Berkeley Shaw/Rightmove

Elvington Road, Hightown

Offers over ÂŁ300,000

This property has three double bedrooms and a single.

Living room. Photo: Entwistle Green/Rightmove

It has an open plan living and dining room and is near the beach.

Kitchen. Photo: Entwistle Green/Rightmove