Hugh Grant’s love nest he shared with ex Liz Hurley is back on the market for £2.85 million

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Hugh Grant’s former love nest, which he shared with ex Liz Hurley, has been put back on the market for £2.85 million.

The 60-year-old actor, who dated the model from 1987 to 2000, fled the capital for his home in Bath after being arrested in 1995 for an illegal partnership with prostitute Divine Brown in Los Angeles.

Hugh’s former cottage certainly proved to be the ideal escape, as it has beautiful grounds, classic country beams and even a library of sorts with one of the living rooms covered in wall-to-wall books.

Up for sale: Hugh Grant’s former love nest, which he famously shared with ex Liz Hurley, has been put back on the market for £2.85 million

Hugh’s former country house, to which he famously returned after his arrest 26 years ago, is set in a quiet lane and features classic brickwork and beams in keeping with the rustic atmosphere.

The interior features a relaxed kitchen and aga, as well as white wood worktops and oak floors, with low ceilings typical of such country houses.

In addition to a room that could be set up as a sort of library, the house also features classic wooden furniture and simple whitewashed walls.

Former Flame: The actor dated the model from 1987 to 2000, and fled the capital to his home in Bath after being arrested for an illegal partnership with prostitute Divine Brown

Former Flame: The actor dated the model from 1987 to 2000, and fled the capital to his home in Bath after being arrested for an illegal partnership with prostitute Divine Brown

Mugshot: Hugh Grant after his 1995 arrest

Arrested: Divine Brown after her 1995 arrest

LA: Hugh made headlines when police arrested him and sex worker Divine Brown (right) after they busted their illicit sexual relationship in a car parked near Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles

Picturesque: Hugh's former mansion, which he famously returned to after his arrest 26 years ago, sits on a quiet lane and features classic brickwork and beams in keeping with the rustic feel

Picturesque: Hugh’s former mansion, to which he famously returned after his arrest 26 years ago, is on a quiet lane and features classic brickwork and beams in keeping with the rustic feel

Completely at home!  The interior features a relaxed kitchen and aga, as well as white wood worktops and oak floors, with low ceilings typical of such country homes.

Completely at home! The interior features a relaxed kitchen and aga, as well as white wood worktops and oak floors, with low ceilings typical of such country homes.

Read away!  In addition to a room that could be set up as a sort of library, the house also features classic wooden furniture and simple whitewashed walls.

Read away! In addition to a room that could be set up as a sort of library, the house also features classic wooden furniture and simple whitewashed walls.

Amazing view!  The house is also surrounded by extensive grounds and fields and offers beautiful countryside views

Amazing view! The house is also surrounded by extensive grounds and fields and offers beautiful countryside views

There he goes!  Hugh fled to his Bath home to face his girlfriend Liz after it was revealed he'd been arrested after collaborating with a prostitute

There he goes! Hugh fled to his Bath home to face his girlfriend Liz after it was revealed he’d been arrested after collaborating with a prostitute

The house is surrounded by beautiful green fields and a private swimming pool, with one of the bedrooms at the top of the house, directly under the slate roof.

Hugh was famously arrested near Sunset Boulevard after paying around £45 ($60) for Divine to have oral sex with him in his car.

He was fined $1,000 (£761) and ordered to attend an AIDS education program.

Divine was sentenced to 180 days in prison for lewd behavior in a public place, and had also violated her probation on previous charges of prostitution.

Wow!  The reading area of ​​the house leads to a separate part of the house, which itself has been preserved with the original brickwork and beamed ceilings

Wow! The reading area of ​​the house leads to a separate part of the house, which itself has been preserved with the original brickwork and beamed ceilings

good night!  The bedroom, located at the top of the house, has the classic low ceilings and wood finish that such a country home should have

good night! The bedroom, located at the top of the house, has the classic low ceilings and wood finish that such a country home should have

Drama: Hugh was famously arrested near Sunset Boulevard after paying around £45 ($60) for Divine to have oral sex with him in his car, and was sentenced to a $1,000 (£761) fine and ordered to attend an AIDS education program

Drama: Hugh was famously arrested near Sunset Boulevard after paying around £45 ($60) for Divine to have oral sex with him in his car, and was sentenced to a $1,000 (£761) fine and ordered to attend an AIDS education program

Outrageous: Hugh said in a statement at the time, “Last night I did something totally insane.  I've hurt people I love and embarrassed people I work with.  For both things I regret more than I can ever say'

Outrageous: Hugh said in a statement at the time, “Last night I did something totally insane. I’ve hurt people I love and embarrassed people I work with. For both things I regret more than I can ever say’

It's still going well!  After the scandal, Hugh and Elizabeth stayed together for several years before ending their 13-year romance in 2000.  They remain good friends

It’s still going well! After the scandal, Hugh and Elizabeth stayed together for several years before ending their 13-year romance in 2000. They remain good friends

In a statement at the time, Hugh said: “Last night I did something totally insane. I’ve hurt people I love and embarrassed people I work with. For both things I regret more than I can ever say.’

Divine, real name Stella Marie Thompson, made about $1 million from the publicity surrounding the scandal.

After the scandal, Hugh and Elizabeth stayed together for several years before ending their 13-year romance in 2000. They remain good friends.

Hugh now looks back on their relationship fondly, previously calling himself an “idiot” over the sex scandal as he reflected on their strong bond.

Bad move: Hugh now looks back on their relationship fondly, previously calling himself an 'idiot' over the sex scandal while reflecting on their strong bond

Bad move: Hugh now looks back on their relationship fondly, previously calling himself an ‘idiot’ over the sex scandal while reflecting on their strong bond

Still Close: During a 2018 interview with Jess Cagle, the actor said,

Still Close: During a 2018 interview with Jess Cagle, the actor said, “We’re like brother and sister…I think it’s partly because we went from zero to somewhere together”

Drama: He thought about the fiasco: 'I was just an idiot.  I tried not to say:

Drama: He thought about the fiasco: ‘I was just an idiot. I tried not to say, “I have a psychological problem.” I just said “I did it”.

In a 2018 interview with Jess Cagle, the actor said, “We’re like brother and sister…I think it’s partly because we went from zero to somewhere together.

“In the beginning, we had terrible years when neither of us had a job and lived in a tiny apartment. It was a close bond.’

He reflected on the fiasco: “I was just an idiot. I tried not to say, “I have a psychological problem.” I just said “I did it”.

Hugh is now the godfather to 19-year-old Damian, the son of Elizabeth, whose businessman, father Steve Bing, committed suicide last year.

Family: Hugh is now the godfather to Elizabeth's son, 19-year-old Damian, whose businessman, father Steve Bing, committed suicide last year

Family: Hugh is now the godfather to Elizabeth’s son, 19-year-old Damian, whose businessman, father Steve Bing, committed suicide last year

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