MULTIPLE homes are on the market at more than a million pounds offering a range of unique qualities.

Two homes in Lexden are the most expensive for sale in the area.

One property has a heated outdoor swimming pool and another is surrounded by an acre of land.

The following properties are the most expensive in the Colchester housing market.

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

Where: St Clare Road, Lexden

Price: £1,795,000

The most expensive property on the market in Colchester goes to this detached, seven bedroom and three-bathroom home.

The home has two balconies and a heated swimming pool with a changing room, shower cubicle, toilet and sink.

With three floors and open spacious rooms, this 1930s property can’t go wrong.

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

Where: Lexden Road, Lexden

Price: £1,380,000

With an asking price of more than a million, this luxury five-bedroom property has a lot to admire.

The kitchen and lounge are down in the basement of the home.

The home features early 19th century architecture and even has original marble fireplaces and plasterwork.

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

Where: Layer Road, Kingsford

Price: £1,250,000

This 1940s built home boasts five bedrooms and three bathrooms.

The extended house is surrounded by a one-acre garden.

It has a balcony, a large conservatory and lots of space to roam around.

Maldon and Burnham Standard:

Where: Poplar House, The Croft, Braiswick

Price: £1,200,000

This new home is on the market for more than a million pounds, offering five bedrooms and four bathrooms to its buyer.

It is situated on the new Croft Estate built by Oak Home Developments.

The property is modern and spacious with multiple skylights bringing the natural light in.