Country houses for sale

Best country houses for sale this week

We take a look at the best houses that have come up for sale via Country Life in the last few weeks.

Devon — £1.175m

Striking for its former chapel with fanlight, cross final and turret, West Hill’s East Grange makes up the larger part of a vicarage designed in 1850 by the Revd George Buchanan Wollaston, a botanist, plantsman, watercolourist and architect who was articled to Auguste-Charles Pugin.

On the market via Humberts at a guide price of £1.175 million — see more details.


Hampshire — £2.95 million

Within the South Downs National Park, the Winchester office of Savills is handling the sale of Grade II*-listed Court House at West Meon, 12 miles from Winchester, a pretty village that takes its name from the sparkling chalk stream that winds its way through the South Downs and passes through the grounds of Court House.

For sale at £2.95m  — see more details and pictures


Henley-on-Thames, Buckinghamshire — £18,750,000

Built in the mid 18th century, Turville Heath House occupies a fabulous position in the Chiltern Hills, set back from a famous, tree-lined lime avenue, with just over 49 acres included in the sale. The glorious, Grade II listed manor house has been updated over the years and is a wonderful, attractive family home, with free-flowing accommodation and plenty of entertaining space.

A covered walkway from the main house leads to an internal courtyard with plenty of guest or staff accommodation. There’s also a pool house within the grounds, plus an additional guest suite — perfect as overfill accommodation, or let’s face it, should anyone need to isolate.

For sale with Knight Frank. See more pictures of this property or request further details from the agent.


Oxfordshire — £6,000,000

Poundon House is a country house near Bicester that’s approached down a drive with a lime tree avenue.

For sale with Knight Frank. See more pictures and details for this property.


Somerset — £5,000,000

Combe Florey is a delightful Grade II listed 18th century manor house with an appealing classical facade in the style of James Gibbs.

For sale with Strutt & Parker. See more pictures and details for this property.


Cheshire — £2,750,000

Handsome Grade II listed Georgian rectory in a superb setting on the edge of the pretty Cheshire village of Davenham.

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


Kent — £780,000

A Grade II listed three-bedroom home meticulously restored to its former glory and offering views facing the village green.

For sale with Fine & Country via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Somerset — £1,275,000

An extraordinary five-bed property in an idyllic position with excellent outriding, indoor/outdoors arenas, stables and paddocks.

For sale with Fox Grant via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Ayrshire — £875,000

An impressive country residence with equestrian facilities and land. Set in a beautiful secluded area within easy reach of Glasgow.

For sale with Galbraith via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Herefordshire — £275,000

This versatile stone cottage would be perfect as a main residence, a weekend escape to the country or even as a holiday let.

For sale with Magi Alexander via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


West Yorkshire — £1,000,000

A stunning Grade II listed period home with rare and delightful art deco architecture. Set in approx. 1 acre of gardens.

For sale with Simon Blyth via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Greater London — £1,500,000

An impressive five-bedroom, double fronted Edwardian house in excess of 3,000 sq. ft. located on a sought-after road in Streatham.

For sale with KFH via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


East Sussex — £900,000

An attractive split-level four-bed detached home in a desirable location with beautiful gardens extending to approx. 0.8 acres.

For sale with Wood & Pilcher via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Warwickshire — £3,250,000

The Orangery is a wonderful home, situated in the Capability Brown landscaped grounds of Compton Verney House.

For sale with Knight Frank. See more pictures and details for this property.


West Sussex — £3,750,000

An Arts & Crafts country house with bespoke Clive Christian kitchen/breakfast room, glorious landscaped gardens and tennis court, plus an orangery, a pond, a rotunda and more.

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


Worcestershire — £1,385,000

Glenhurst is an exquisite Grade ll Listed Georgian townhouse built in the early 18th century, with gracious proportions and symmetry.

For sale with Strutt & Parker. See more pictures and details for this property.


Devon – £1,300,000

A detached Grade II listed six-bed farmhouse with a stable and spectacular views. Multi-generational living with holiday let potential.

For sale with Chartsedge via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Devon – £1,500,000

A beautiful Grade II listed residence, set over three floors with an abundance of space and charm. Set in large mature gardens.

For sale with Stags via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


East Sussex – £800,000

A four-bedroom period cottage with two reception rooms, kitchen and utility room. The rear garden offers superb views.

For sale with Charles Wycherley Independent Estate Agents via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Herefordshire – £775,000

A three-bedroom, stone-built cottage set in 2.5 acres with stunning views over the Herefordshire countryside towards Hay Bluff.

For sale with Chancellors via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Highland – £575,000

An outstanding decrofted house and adjoining croft tenancy with a self-contained annexe and beautiful views to Loch Snizort.

For sale with Galbraith via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Shropshire – £750,000

A four-bedroom home with views of the River Teme in one of the most sought-after locations in Ludlow.

For sale with Balfours via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Somerset – £500,000

A detached three-bedroom village cottage with a gated driveway and lovely gardens. Located close to the stunning Quantock Hills.

For sale with Greenslade Taylor Hunt via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Suffolk – £800,000

A grand and modern family home offering well-presented accommodation with an open-plan kitchen/breakfast and garden/dining room.

For sale with Fenn Wright via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


West Yorkshire – £995,000

A spacious stone-built five-bedroom detached house, set in approx. 2 acres with a stable block, grass paddock and double garage.

For sale with Simon Blyth via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Hertfordshire — £7,950,000

An 800ft driveway, a 6m chandelier and a kitchen filled with Gaggenau appliances, and a dressing room based on the design of Jimmy Choo’s Bond Street boutique — need we say more?

For sale with Knight Frank. See more pictures and details for this property.


Gloucestershire — £1,750,000

An original traditional period cottage that has been extended over more recent years, very much in the Arts and Crafts style, to give a number of good-sized reception rooms, all of which take full advantage of the magnificent views in all directions.

For sale with Strutt & Parker. See more pictures and details for this property.


Surrey — £9,950,000

Exceptional family home with indoor pool, guest house and 2.31 acre private plot on the world renowned Wentworth Estate.

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


Hertfordshire — POA

A unique and rarely available, four-bedroom detached lodge-style residence with fantastic views, close to Welwyn North Station.

For sale with Ashtons via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Argyll & Bute — £795,000

A wonderful lifestyle opportunity comprising a detached residential cottage, rental cottage and well-established caravan park.

For sale with Bell Ingram via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Wiltshire — £1,075,000

A beautifully presented village house with three reception rooms, three bedrooms and a separate annexe cottage. Set in 0.7 acres.

For sale with Birkmyre Property Consultants via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Devon — £1,300,000

A stunning five-bed barn conversion with a huge vaulted reception, two-bed annexe, gym/home office and superb countryside views.

For sale with Chartsedge via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Kent — £1,900,000

A stunning six-bed home set in superb grounds of approx. 2.18 acres, offering extensive views of the Kent and Surrey countryside.

For sale with haart Estate Agents via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Kent — £1,350,000

A stylish and elegant old vicarage with generous accommodation, capable of creating a self-contained annexe.

For sale with Strutt & Parker via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Gloucestershire, £7.5 million

An ‘impeccably restored’ and exquisitely-presented Georgian property has come up for sale on the edge of the Cotswolds AONB.

The kitchen/breakfast/garden room is a splendid new addition, with steps opening onto the lawns on the south side of the house.

The Hewletts is currently on the market via Savills at a guide price of £7.5 million — see more pictures, or enquire with the agent for further details. 


Putney — £9.25m

This Putney house was once the home of a great explorer: Ernest Shackleton swapped this beautiful home in a leafy London suburb for the bleak conditions of the Antarctic.

7 Heathview Gardens is for sale via Savills at £9.25m — see more pictures and details.

Buckinghamshire, £8 million

Lord’s Wood is a true labour of love, having been in the same ownership since 1974 and meticulously cared for.

Lord’s Wood is currently on the market via Knight Frank at a guide price of £8 million — see more pictures, or enquire with the agent for further details.


Kent — £1,750,000

An award-winning oast house conversion with a flexible layout of substantial proportions. Set in lush gardens with a tennis court.

For sale with Strutt & Parker via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Hertfordshire — £2,000,000

An exclusive private residence situated in approx. 1.2 acres, set back from the road with private gates and a sweeping driveway.

For sale with Ashtons via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Suffolk — £2,750,000

Cedar Court is a stunning Queen Anne house close to the Suffolk Heritage Coast, set in beautifully-maintained gardens and grounds.

For sale with Knight Frank and Jackson-Stops. See more pictures and details for this property.


Herefordshire — £1,500,000

A ten-bedroom home with great potential for extra income with a luxury self-contained and separate holiday let.

For sale with Chancellors via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Devon — £1,250,000

A superb five/six-bed Victorian home with potential for an annexe. Set in large gardens with garaging and walking distance to town.

For sale with Chartsedge via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Surrey — £1,850,000

An opportunity to purchase a marvellous four-bedroom home, set in approx. 16 acres with equestrian facilities and great potential.

For sale with Churchill Country & Equestrian via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Cornwall — £600,000

An attractive three-bedroom Grade II listed extended thatched cottage, offering a wealth of character and set in over 1 acre.

For sale with Fine & Country via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Aberdeenshire — £1,950,000

A beautiful Category ‘A’ listed fifteen-bedroom mansion house set in the heart of the private estate’s grounds and woodland.

For sale with Galbraith via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Oxfordshire — £925,000

A stunningly renovated three/four-bed Grade II listed cottage, set in an idyllic village famous for the Le Manoir restaurant.

For sale with Hamnett Hayward via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


North Yorkshire — £600,000

A spacious five-bedroom detached house with many characterful features. Situated in the popular Yorkshire Dales National Park.

For sale with JR Hopper & Co via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Dorset — £1,850,000

A six-bedroom Arts and Crafts house in an elevated, peaceful setting with coastal and countryside views.

For sale with Knight Frank via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


West Sussex — £684,950

Converted barn in a semi-rural location, featuring carefully landscaped gardens, exposed beams and a recently replaced shower room.

For sale with May’s via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


West Yorkshire — £850,000

A beautiful four-bedroom detached period home in the remarkable location of Corn Mill Bottom, where rural walks are in abundance.

For sale with Simon Blyth Estate Agents via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Somerset — £795,000

A seven-bedroom Grade II* listed former farmhouse with beautiful period features, set in gardens of approx. 1 acre.

For sale with Stags via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Surrey — £1,450,000

This Harold Falkner designed home offers modern, open-plan living and is located in a sought after private lane in South Farnham.

For sale with Winkworth via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Essex — £1,400,000

An impressive modernised and extended six-bedroom home, set in approx 0.7 acres with a heated pool and stunning countryside views.

For sale with The Zoe Napier Group via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Leicestershire — £695,000

A beautiful four-bedroom house with landscaped gardens. The property is a one-of-a-kind build of traditional design.

For sale with Alexanders via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Northumberland — £700,000

An unusual three-bedroom tower house in a gorgeous rural setting overlooking Bamburgh.

For sale with Galbraith via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Surrey — £1,995,000

Oxshott Manor is a grand five-bedroom family home, tucked away down a private gated driveway close to Oxshott village High Street. Rolls-Royce not included… at least, we don’t think it is.

For sale with Grosvenor Billinghurst via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


County Durham — £795,000

A substantial and spacious stone-built property, situated in an elevated position and enjoying superb open countryside views.

For sale with GSC Grays via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


Surrey — £800,000

This detached chalet-style house has traditional cottage character; featuring five bedrooms, a detached garage and private gardens.

For sale with Richard Saunders and Company via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.


New Forest — £10.5 million

Efford Park is a magnificent house with an extraordinarily chequered history that stretches back centuries.

See more details.


Scottish Borders — £750,000

The wonderful Tanlaw House is an idyllic family home that’s close to the lovely town of Kelso and commutable distance to Edinburgh.

See more details


Hampshire — £3,500,000

Blendworth Farmhouse is a five-bedroom period home that has been beautifully restored and renovated by the current owners — and the property comes with a huge amount of ancillary buildings and accommodation.

For sale with Knight Frank. See more pictures and details for this property.


Derbyshire — £1,450,000

The Posting House is a stunning stone built manor house with a host of intriguing period features which has undergone a truly sympathetic restoration in a classically contemporary style by acclaimed Nigel Daly Design.

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


West Sussex — £4,500,000

This charming early 19th century former bargees and yachtsmen’s tavern occupies an enviable waterside location and is one of the few period houses remaining at Chichester harbour.

For sale with Strutt & Parker . See more pictures and details for this property.


Durham — £950,000

A stunning Grade II listed, five-bedroom Georgian residence set in approx. 3.8 acres alongside the River Derwent.

For sale with JW Wood Estate Agents via OnTheMarket. See more pictures and details for this property.