Country houses for sale

12 beautiful homes around the world, from the Bahamas to Guernsey

Whether you want an Iberian farmhouse, Channel Islands bolt hole or top-end Caribbean hideaways, our latest list will have you covered.

Bahamas – $6,995,000

Number 8 Fincastle (also pictured top) is an idyllic family retreat offering 13,000 sq. ft. of living space. 4 bed 4.5 bath main house, 2 bed 2.5 cottage. 60′ dock and 120′ of canal frontage.

For sale with Damianos / Sotheby’s International Realty. See more pictures and details about this property.


Bahamas – $4,600,000

Six bedroom, 6.5 bathroom home located on white sandy beach at peaceful North end Elbow cay, pool, generator, elevator, dock slip and a short golf cart or boat ride to Hope Town.

For sale with Damianos / Sotheby’s International Realty. See more pictures and details about this property.


Guernsey — £5.75 million

An impressive Georgian home with a similarly matching and elegant interior. 4 reception rooms, 1 en suite bedroom, 6 further bedrooms, 3 further bathrooms, full basement level with family and games rooms, annexe, large parking forecourt and attractive walled garden.

For sale with Savills. See more pictures and details about this property.


Guernsey — £5.75 million

Attractive character home with the style and elegance of a French country house. 4 reception rooms, 6 bedrooms (4 en suite), 1 further bathroom, study, snooker room, wine cellar, guest/staff apartment, detached coach house, triple garage, courtyard and gardens in excess of 2 acres. About 2 acres.

For sale with Savills. See more pictures and details about this property.


Spain – €960,000

Beautiful 400 sq metre country house fully renovated but still with the old stone walls. Sleeps 12 people. Sits on an 80 hectares of land in the middle of the National Park of Monfrague. The perfect heaven for birdwatchers. Full of oak bush trees.

For sale with Daniela Gray. Please email for more pictures and details about this property.


Portugal — Price on application

Beautiful 5 bedroom villa adjoining golf course with fantastic views and gardens. This family home features a games room, cinema, bar, children’s entertainment area and putting green. 2,260 sq m

For sale with Quinta Property. See more pictures and details about this property.


Guernsey — £7.35 million

Beautiful reconstruction of a traditional farmhouse with stone carved features, flagged floors and wood panelling. 6 reception rooms, 3 en suite bedrooms, 1 further bedroom, 1 further bathroom, garden room, studio, games room, wine cellar, guest/staff apartment, triple garage, courtyard and gardens.

For sale with Savills. See more pictures and details about this property.


Portugal — €7 million

Elegant 5 bedroom villa on an elevated plot, with an opulent living area, wooden beamed ceiling, ample gardens, putting green, pretty secluded pool and fantastic sea views. 3,046 sq m

For sale with Quinta Property. See more pictures and details about this property.


Bahamas – $1,850,000

Gated private road leads to this brand new 2-story waterfront 3 BR, 3 bath home. Sits on 1 acre with 200 ft. of water frontage and includes a two-acre cay.

For sale with Damianos / Sotheby’s International Realty. See more pictures and details about this property.


Bahamas – $8,900,000

Mary’s Mark, A spectacular luxury home at Ocean Club Estates on Paradise Island. With 6 beds and 7 baths it sits on a protected canal with 120′ of waterfront.

For sale with Damianos / Sotheby’s International Realty. See more pictures and details about this property.


Portugal — €4.5 million

Spectacular villa plus a large guest house with exquisite Moroccan design influences on the home and garden. Many original and eye catching features including home cinema, 2 swimming pools, steam room, gym, bar and wine store, country and sea views. 5,800 sq m.

For sale with Quinta Property. See more pictures and details about this property.


Barbados — $4.9 million

Surrounded by lush gardens and trees, this beautiful and historic home offers stunning views. The property offers a main residence, pool house, guest house, garage apartment, sun deck, large terraces, salt water swimming pool, mahogany panelling and graceful archways. About 4.2 acres.

For sale with Savills. See more pictures and details about this property.


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