A home as huge as his ego: Inside the gloriously garish mansion Michael Winner is flogging for 60m


A home as huge as his ego: Inside the gloriously garish mansion Michael Winner is flogging for 60m

A home as huge as his ego: Inside the gloriously garish mansion Michael Winner is flogging for 60m

12:37 AM on 27th August 2011

Opulent: Michael Winner

Opulent: Michael Winner”s main bedroom, which King Edward VII once described as “one of the finest rooms in London”

The happy couple: Michael is due to marry Geraldine, who finds the property

The happy couple: Michael is due to marry Geraldine, who finds the property “a bit forbidding”

Modern touch: The huge swimming pool complex, located in the basement of the vast, Queen Anne-style house

Modern touch: The huge swimming pool complex, located in the basement of the vast, Queen Anne-style house

Leafy suburbia: The property was built in the 19th century for Victorian artist Sir Luke Fildes

Leafy suburbia: The property was built in the 19th century for Victorian artist Sir Luke Fildes

Fancy a dip The sumptuous Jacuzzi room

Fancy a dip The sumptuous Jacuzzi room

Best seat in the house: Mr Winner

Best seat in the house: Mr Winner”s director”s chair takes pride of place in the front row of the cinema room, which is packed with film memorabilia

Celebrity friends: Actor Warren Beatty (left) and Michelle Phillips of The Mamas And The Papas enjoyed staying with Mr Winner Celebrity friends: Actor Warren Beatty (left) and Michelle Phillips of The Mamas And The Papas enjoyed staying with Mr Winner

Celebrity friends: Actor Warren Beatty (left) and Michelle Phillips of The Mamas And The Papas enjoyed staying with Mr Winner

Boyhood home: Mr Winner

Boyhood home: Mr Winner”s parents bought the property and the film director spent his childhood there

Friends and neighbours: Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger (left) has stayed as a guest of Mr Winner, while rocker Jimmy Page (right) is a neighbour Friends and neighbours: Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger (left) has stayed as a guest of Mr Winner, while rocker Jimmy Page (right) is a neighbour

Friends and neighbours: Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger (left) has stayedas a guest of Mr Winner, while rocker Jimmy Page (right) is a neighbour