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Inside Saffron Barker’s Brighton home on the market for £800k TWO WEEKS after it was BURGLED

It seems Saffron Barker’s family home has been tainted by the break-in that took place earlier this month. 

The vlogger-turned-Strictly Come Dancing star’s family home, in which she lives with her parents and brothers, has gone up for sale for a whopping £800,000, weeks after it was targeted by a crime ring.

Last week, Saffron, 19, took to YouTube to announce that the Brighton-based, six-bedroom property was burgled while everyone was asleep.

Moving on: Saffron is pictured at Sunday's Radio 1 Teen Awards

On the market: It seems Saffron Barker’s [R at Sunday’s Radio 1 Teen Awards] family home [L] has been tainted by the break-in that took place earlier this month

The teenager took to her vlog to tell her fans all about the ordeal, managing to put a positive spin on it, despite admitting it was ‘horrible and terrifying’.

She revealed that people had come into the property – Ridgway in Woodingdean, three miles from Brighton – and that her brother Jed was even woken up by one of them at 3AM, mistakingly believing it was one of his family members lurking around his bedroom.

Saffron’s family has released a statement about the sale, saying: ‘After many years in our wonderful home, it’s safe to say what we are able to enjoy today is very different to how it looked when we first saw it.

‘After so many years it will be sad to finally say goodbye to our home, however the time is right for a new challenge and to allow another family to begin their own journey here.’ 

Sun-trap: The vlogger-turned-Strictly Come Dancing star's family home, in which she lives with her parents and brothers, has gone up for sale for a whopping £800,000, weeks after it was targeted by a crime ring

Sun-trap: The vlogger-turned-Strictly Come Dancing star’s family home, in which she lives with her parents and brothers, has gone up for sale for a whopping £800,000, weeks after it was targeted by a crime ring

Ordeal: Last week, Saffron, 19, took to YouTube to announce that the Brighton-based, six-bedroom property was burgled while everyone was asleep

Stressed? The teenager took to her vlog to tell her fans all about the ordeal, managing to put a positive spin on it, despite admitting it was 'horrible and terrifying'

Ordeal: Last week, Saffron, 19, took to YouTube to announce that the Brighton-based, six-bedroom property was burgled while everyone was asleep

Scene of the crime: She revealed that people had come into the property - Ridgway in Woodingdean, three miles from Brighton - and that her brother Jed was even woken up by one of them at 3AM, mistakingly believing it was one of his family members lurking around his bedroom

Scene of the crime: She revealed that people had come into the property – Ridgway in Woodingdean, three miles from Brighton – and that her brother Jed was even woken up by one of them at 3AM, mistakingly believing it was one of his family members lurking around his bedroom

Saffron's family has released a statement about the sale, saying: 'After many years in our wonderful home, it’s safe to say what we are able to enjoy today is very different to how it looked when we first saw it'

Saffron’s family has released a statement about the sale, saying: ‘After many years in our wonderful home, it’s safe to say what we are able to enjoy today is very different to how it looked when we first saw it’

The house boasts a gated entrance and private driveway, a spacious living room, and a master suite with a sizable walk-in wardrobe.

Fans have been given a glimpse into the property in the past, via Saffron’s YouTube and Instagram accounts.

In several snaps she can be seen posing on the stairs in the hallway, which are lined with dark grey carpets and bright white walls and railings, with pictures to add a pop of colour.

There’s plenty of photo opportunities to be had on the landing too, as the YouTuber often shows off her outfit inspiration in the floor length mirrors.

They added: 'After so many years it will be sad to finally say goodbye to our home, however the time is right for a new challenge and to allow another family to begin their own journey here'

They added: ‘After so many years it will be sad to finally say goodbye to our home, however the time is right for a new challenge and to allow another family to begin their own journey here’

Come on in: A spacious entrance hall with vaulted ceilings provides a taste of what is to come. The stairs in the hallway are lined with dark grey carpets and bright white walls and railings, with pictures to add a pop of colour

Come on in: A spacious entrance hall with vaulted ceilings provides a taste of what is to come. The stairs in the hallway are lined with dark grey carpets and bright white walls and railings, with pictures to add a pop of colour

Moving downstairs: The YouTube star’s living room is the heart of her lavish home and is decorated all in white - walls, painted wooden flooring, a large white coffee table and a mink rug - with a roaring fireplace as the focal point of the room

Moving downstairs: The YouTube star’s living room is the heart of her lavish home and is decorated all in white – walls, painted wooden flooring, a large white coffee table and a mink rug – with a roaring fireplace as the focal point of the room

Meanwhile, Saffron’s dressing room features a comfy swivel chair, a large pink mirror, and plenty of storage.

Moving downstairs, the YouTube star’s living room is the heart of her lavish home and is decorated all in white – walls, painted wooden flooring, a large white coffee table and a mink rug – with a roaring fireplace as the focal point of the room.

‘Arguably one of the most impressive and exquisite homes you will find on the market today, this imposing detached home offers a array of features making it one of the most luxurious homes available to buy,’ estate agents Cubitt and West write in the property description.

‘Set in one of the most sought after roads in the area, this stunning home has been expertly decorated and extended over the years with the current finish one of magnificent quality throughout.

Mirror mirror: There’s plenty of photo opportunities to be had as the YouTuber often shows off her outfit inspiration in the floor length mirrors

 Mirror mirror: There’s plenty of photo opportunities to be had as the YouTuber often shows off her outfit inspiration in the floor length mirrors

Levels: Further space is on offer with the additions of a study, utility room and large double garage

Levels: Further space is on offer with the additions of a study, utility room and large double garage

Master suit: There is a master suite with a sizable walk-in wardrobe

Master suit: There is a master suite with a sizable walk-in wardrobe

Inside look: Meanwhile, Saffron’s dressing room features a comfy swivel chair, a large pink mirror, and plenty of storage

Inside look: Meanwhile, Saffron’s dressing room features a comfy swivel chair, a large pink mirror, and plenty of storage

High praise: 'Arguably one of the most impressive and exquisite homes you will find on the market today, this imposing detached home offers a array of features making it one of the most luxurious homes available to buy,' estate agents Cubitt and West write in the property description

High praise: ‘Arguably one of the most impressive and exquisite homes you will find on the market today, this imposing detached home offers a array of features making it one of the most luxurious homes available to buy,’ estate agents Cubitt and West write in the property description

All mod cons: Each reception room more superb than the last with the sleek and modern kitchen/breakfast room flowing onto an airy conservatory

All mod cons: Each reception room more superb than the last with the sleek and modern kitchen/breakfast room flowing onto an airy conservatory

Outside: The conservatory leads onto a fantastic spacious rear garden that is bathed in glorious sunshine throughout the day

Outside: The conservatory leads onto a fantastic spacious rear garden that is bathed in glorious sunshine throughout the day

Sunny side up: 'Set in one of the most sought after roads in the area, this stunning home has been expertly decorated and extended over the years with the current finish one of magnificent quality throughout,' the sales write-up says

Sunny side up: ‘Set in one of the most sought after roads in the area, this stunning home has been expertly decorated and extended over the years with the current finish one of magnificent quality throughout,’ the sales write-up says

‘A spacious entrance hall with vaulted ceilings provides a taste of what is to come, with each reception room more superb than the last with the sleek and modern kitchen/breakfast room flowing onto a superb conservatory, that leads onto a fantastic spacious rear garden that is bathed in glorious sunshine throughout the day.

‘A large yet cosy lounge gives balance to the living accommodation and further space is on offer with the additions of a study, utility room and large double garage.’ 

The internet personality initially recorded and posted a video about the burglary on the same morning the family awoke to realise what had gone on.

Wasting no time after the Barkers gave statements to the police, Saffron was straight on YouTube relaying what had happened.

Yet she took the vlog down, thinking it unwise given the freshness of the situation.

She instead chose to update her followers last Sunday, ahead of her appearance at the Frozen 2 European premiere in London, revealing that the incident happened last week and that ‘so many people were worried and concerned’ and that she wanted to reassure her followers.

Glimpse: Saffron's fans will have seen inside the property in the past, via Saffron's YouTube and Instagram accounts

Glimpse: Saffron’s fans will have seen inside the property in the past, via Saffron’s YouTube and Instagram accounts

Wasting no time: After the Barkers gave statements to the police, Saffron was straight on YouTube relaying what had happened

Wasting no time: After the Barkers gave statements to the police, Saffron was straight on YouTube relaying what had happened

Barker bathroom: She chose to update her followers last Sunday, ahead of her appearance at the Frozen 2 European premiere in London, revealing that the incident happened last week and that 'so many people were worried and concerned' and that she wanted to reassure her followers.

Barker bathroom: She chose to update her followers last Sunday, ahead of her appearance at the Frozen 2 European premiere in London, revealing that the incident happened last week and that ‘so many people were worried and concerned’ and that she wanted to reassure her followers.

Alarmed: The internet star revealed that their home has an alarm, but that they inexplicably didn't set it that night

Alarmed: The internet star revealed that their home has an alarm, but that they inexplicably didn’t set it that night

Pre-drama: Saffron is pictured with her mother Wendy in front of one of the flashy cars that was stolen, at their Brighton home

Pre-drama: Saffron is pictured with her mother Wendy in front of one of the flashy cars that was stolen, at their Brighton home

She said: ‘Thank you so much, we are totally fine. It was a stressful morning. Dad woke up, went to go outside to go to work and realised that all our cars were gone.

‘Our house was broken into and we are so upset still but we are all safe and that’s what’s important. 

‘As well as the cars, stuff has been stolen inside too. Just handbags and shoes – so everything can be replaced. But it’s horrible knowing someone’s come into your house while you’re sleeping.’

The internet star revealed that their home is alarmed, but that they inexplicably didn’t set it that night.

Strictly speaking: Saffron and her partner AJ Pritchard have been taking part on the current season of the dancing show

Strictly speaking: Saffron and her partner AJ Pritchard have been taking part on the current season of the dancing show

‘We are never ever ever not putting our alarm on ever again!’ she insisted.

She revealed that she had been speaking all morning to the police afterwards and that they were able to pinpoint what time it had happened in the night.

‘Jed saw someone in his room at 3AM and thought it was us, even though he saw flashing lights outside. I’d be terrified, knowing someone’s in your room is really really scary.’

She revealed that there had been a slew of burglaries in the area that week and that her home was one of many targeted in the reported crime ring.

Saffron – whose week went from bad to worse last weekend when she and partner AJ Pritchard, 25, found themselves in the dance off on Strictly, only just getting through to next week – signed off the report with ‘life goes on’.

Close: Saffron lives with her parents Wendy and Darren [pictured with her and AJ], and her brothers Jed, Casey and Jordan

Close: Saffron lives with her parents Wendy and Darren [pictured with her and AJ], and her brothers Jed, Casey and Jordan

Break in: The 19-year-old revealed that people had come into the property - which is in Brighton - and that her brother Jed was even woken up by one of them at 3AM, mistakingly believing it was one of his family members lurking around his bedroom [pictured on Sunday night at the Frozen 2 premiere]

Break in: The 19-year-old revealed that people had come into the property – which is in Brighton – and that her brother Jed was even woken up by one of them at 3AM, mistakingly believing it was one of his family members lurking around his bedroom [pictured on Sunday night at the Frozen 2 premiere]

A rep for Saffron confirmed to MailOnline: ‘Unfortunately Saffron’s family home was burgled the week before last.

‘The police are conducting their investigation along with other similar incidents which have taken place in the same area.

‘Saffron and her family are all safe and thank the police for their hard work!’

Saffron lives with her parents Wendy and Darren, and her brothers Jed, Casey and Jordan. 

Strictly Come Dancing returns on Saturday evening on BBC One. 

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