Sonning Eye, the largest private island in the Thames River, is for sale for $11.7 million. The 5.5-acre island about 40 miles west of London includes a restored 17th century mansion with 10 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms, and 6 reception rooms. 21st century upgrades include security cameras, a gym, and a spa complex.
In other news, a couple plans to live for three months solely on Bitcoin, and check out mix and match modular seating for public spaces. See the headlines after the jump.
• Private Island Home On The River Thames Is A Beautifully Restored 17th Century Mansion | HuffPost Home
• Why This Couple Is Living For Three Months On Bitcoin Alone | Co.Exist
• A Handsome Modular Seating Solution That Can Fit Any Public Space | Co.Design
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