Catch up on the best houses that have come up for sale via Country Life in the last few weeks.
A Grade II listed 16th Century four bed former farmhouse, set in well-maintained landscaped gardens of approximately 0.5 acres.
Beautiful Grade II listed village house tucked away on the River Thames. 4 reception rooms, kitchen and utility, master bedroom with en suite, 6 further bedrooms, 3 further bathrooms. Wet boathouse, double garage, grounds and river frontage with moorings, share of island.
Detached period Victorian home in substantial plot with coach house, parking and gardens. Located in Wigton with views of Skiddaw.
A beautifully renovated 16th Century Devon longhouse in a private rural location, within Blundell’s School catchment area.
Three bed restored barn conversion in a quintessential English village, with garage and parking. Currently a successful holiday let.
Traditional 17th Century six bed farmhouse with annexe, outbuildings (lapsed planning), parking and gardens. Set in approx. 1 acre.
A compact residential grassland farm, with significant development potential (subject to all necessary consents).
The Oast House is a wonderful unique home, positioned on the edge of the sought-after village of Crondall.
Completely refurbished mansion in parkland grounds, situated high above St Aubin in a sunny position with wonderful views. 4 reception rooms, 6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, study, media room, gym, swimming pool, steam room, sauna, 2 bedroom staff flat and garaging.
A stunning large three bedroom period barn conversion in a National Parks village. Ideal as a lock-up-and-leave or holiday let.
A grand five bed detached home set in a picturesque location with stunning views. Offering large double garage and annexe.
Pretty cottage set in 4.7 acres, with stunning views in a peaceful location. Includes detached office/studio and two further barns.
Fabulous three bedroom detached single storey stable conversion, situated in a pretty village with wonderful countryside views.
A characterful five bedroom country home set in 0.35 acres, with well-maintained gardens and wonderful countryside views. EPC E.
Period country house in need of restoration, located on the outskirts of town. Includes development site for six new family homes.
An exceptionally spacious, highly individual and beautifully appointed detached house, situated in a delightful village location.
Renovated and extended three bed cottage in idyllic location by Buchlyvie Burn, with south-facing garden, open views and driveway.
A stunning and rare converted Suffolk aisled barn, situated in a rural location on the Essex/Suffolk border, on a 0.75 acre plot.
A period property close to the village centre with four bedrooms, a detached double garage with a room above and 1 acre of gardens.
An impressive farmhouse with over 7,300 sq ft of accommodation, once part of the neighbouring Gravetye Estate, surrounded by beautiful countryside. The property benefits from a triple detached garage, an annexe and recently built stabling.
An attractive four bed Grade II listed cottage, with well-presented and flexible accommodation, retaining many original features.
Attractive principal house including 3 reception rooms, 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. Commercial interests including Edwardian mansion house with 16 en suite bedrooms, 18.4 MW wind farm, in hand and let farms. 11 further estate dwellings, commercial forestry and amenity woodlands, fishing on the River Don, superb driven pheasant and partridge shooting country, walked up grouse shooting and deer stalking.
A striking, spacious and light country home using timber cladding and Cumbrian slate to marvellous effect. 3 reception rooms, 2 en suite bedrooms, further guest bedroom, study/bedroom and integral garage.
Set amidst beautifully landscaped grounds with exceptional far reaching views over the open countryside. 4 reception rooms, 3 en suite bedrooms, further bedroom/study, wellness room with sauna, wine cellar and luxury garaging for up to 12 cars.
Seton Castle is a fully restored, opulent but welcoming family home surrounded by 13 acres of private gardens and parkland. The main castle includes 3 principal reception rooms, 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, library, vaulted playroom, billiard room, office, music room and wine cellar. Castle wings include two 3 bedroom guest/staff cottages, hideaway bedroom suite, cinema room, gym with mezzanine, further office, stable bar, coach house, stables and garaging.
A unique Victorian country residence offering income earning potential in a rural settingin Strixton. There is an extensive traditional courtyard with a range of outbuildings, as well as modern farm buildings.
Superb first floor apartment within Arthurstone House with period features and a wonderful outlook over the gardens. 2 reception rooms, master bedroom suite, 2 further bedrooms, guest bathroom, utility room, carport, garage and shared grounds of about 35 acres.
Wonderful residential estate with superb outlook over the Campsie Fells, stunning internal features and additional cottages. 9 reception rooms, 9 bedrooms, 6 bath/shower rooms (3 en suite), 2 dressing rooms, gym, boiler room, plant room, washroom, additional cottage, home office, double garage, log store, garden, grounds and woodland.
An elegant Arts and Crafts style country house set in beautifully landscaped mature gardens and grounds, with purpose-built office/studio.
A delightful compact country estate, featuring a superbly renovated early 20th century main house with annexe and indoor swimming pool, set in just under 30 acres in a secluded setting.
An elegant Edwardian house in one of the most private locations on the harbour, surrounded by 2.5 acres of gardens with slipway and direct frontage to the main channel.
A Grade II listed five/six bedroom detached former farmhouse, with garaging and outbuildings set within enclosed walled gardens.
Residential equestrian smallholding offering excellent facilities and 1.6 acres. Further land available by separate negotiation.
A charming Grade II listed home, with three bedrooms and a self-contained one bedroom annexe with private garden and stunning views.
A charming three bedroom detached cottage nestled in the Herefordshire countryside, set within approximately 1.45 acres of grounds.
Imposing Arts and Crafts country house commanding an elevated position with far-reaching views and grounds of more than 5 acres.
Four bed barn conversion with stunning southerly 0.3 acre gardens. Set in charming village with local amenities and railway station.
A stunning seven bed manor house set in 1.68 acres, featuring landscaped gardens, outdoor entertaining spaces and a two bed annexe.
A stunning house with five en-suite bedrooms, a self-contained annexe, double garage, 7 acres and agricultural barn and stables.
A delightful Grade II listed period detached house, with well-proportioned accommodation and located in an enviable location.
A beautifully finished and finely refurbished cottage, with planning permission to build a garage and convert the workshop and loft.
A delightful three bedroom cottage, located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty within the Brecon Beacons National Park.
Denham Mount is an elegant Grade II listed Georgian villa with four cottages in a mature parkland setting, just 18 miles from central London.
A charming Victorian mill house enjoying a private position protected by its own grounds of 8.7 acres, with detached annexe and studio.
Two charming barn conversions both with generous gardens, plenty of parking and could yield £20,000 p.a. in rental income.
Offering the ideal rural lifestyle package, set in the picturesque Taw Valley with beautiful gardens and land of approx. 14.7 acres.
A stunning Grade II listed farmhouse with equestrian and leisure facilities, set in 2.7 acres of land.
Beautiful seven bed former rectory, including separate four bed coach house, swimming pool, tennis court and 1.8 acres of gardens.
A six bed Grade II listed Georgian residence set within approx. 0.6 acres. Restored whilst maintaining a wealth of character.
An exceptional family house with outstanding rural views positioned in an area of outstanding natural beauty.
An attractive and spacious family house privately situated on the edge of Hatherden, a small village to the north of Andover.
Exceptional period home with deceptively proportioned accommodation, set over two floors in the main house with a separate annexe.
A rural location yet just 10 minutes from Norwich and set in half an acre of garden. Spacious layout with four bedrooms.
A beautifully presented five bedroom period cottage, with superb views over open fields and located close to Harrogate town centre.
Superb barn conversion with six bedrooms, garaging, gardens and stunning panoramic views.
A truly individual period home set in delightful grounds adjoining open farmland, with a detached garage and workshop.
A secluded four bed Victorian home with generous barn conversions in its own valley with extensive views of the Radnorshire Hills.
Dove House is a stunning period home with bespoke contemporary features including a superb orangery and over 3 acres of land.
A charming three bed Cotswold stone cottage in need of some modernisation. Beautiful garden, set in a quiet village location.
A unique country house skilfully combining the very best of traditional and contemporary styling in a magnificent protected landscape.
Attractive farmhouse with scope for Improvement and a range of farm buildings. For sale by private treaty as a whole or in three lots.
Grade II listed country house within the centre of this Saxon town. 5 reception rooms, 8 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, stables, stone outbuildings, garage and gardens.
Grade II listed family house set in a private position with ground source heating. The property includes 3 reception rooms, 5 en suite bedrooms, heated indoor pool with changing rooms, stables, oak frame barn, outbuildings, garaging, gardens and paddocks.
An imposing country house and separate coach house standing in a beautiful historic riverside position.
Beyond the main houses there are is garaging, original stables, outbuildings and extensive gardens extending to approximately 12 acres.
A superb country house together with a cottage and substantial garage block.
There is also land of approximately 39 acres plus spectacular views.
A fabulous penthouse apartment occupying a prime position on the Sandbanks peninsula.
The house has magnificent panoramic views and direct beach access.
Set in the Lake District National Park with equestrian facilities, 12 acres of land, beautiful grounds and superb views.
A charming detached village house in the Arts and Crafts style, with beautiful views across the Chalk Downs to Weymouth Bay.
Excellent equestrian property with five bed house, annexe, stabling, outbuildings and outdoor manège set in about 10.5 acres.
A unique and characterful two bed home dating back to the 17th Century. Situated in a secluded location down an unmade lane.
A lifestyle sporting estate just over an hour from Chester once owned by the second Duke of Westminster within its own 58 acres.
A beautiful detached Grade II listed cottage with great scope, enjoying generous grounds and an idyllic village setting.
Furlongs is situated in an idyllic location with 3.31 acres of grounds. Surrounded by unspoilt farmland adjacent to Wiveton Downs.
A stunning four/five bedroom barn conversion with superbly proportioned accommodation over two floors.
Victorian cottage in Leinthall Starkes, overlooking South Shropshire and North Herefordshire’s finest rural countryside.
Outstanding six bed character residence, situated in a rural location within approx. 8 acres of gardens, grounds and paddocks.
A contemporary and impressive four bedroom home situated in the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, close to Loch Voil.
A recently renovated conversion of a 17th Century thatched barn, on an acre plot with views over fields and the local churchyard.
A beautiful four bedroom Wentworth home situated on a quiet private road and benefiting from a generous wraparound garden.
A magnificent 21st Century country house with exceptional panoramic views, part of an exclusive private estate.
A well presented family house in an outstanding location at the foot of the South Downs.
A characterful three bed country property with stunning views of the Dee Valley, set in gardens and woodland of approx. 6 acres.
Coullabus Farm offers a wonderful, characterful island farmhouse with charming detached two bedroom, self-catering cottage
Exceptional three bed barn conversion with three bathrooms and beautiful grounds of approx. 1 acre. Close to village and station.
Four bed barn conversion with 2.5 acres and equestrian facilities. Living areas are upstairs to take advantage of the superb views.
Commanding position above the banks of the River South Esk with potential for commercial use. 8 reception rooms,16 bedrooms, 10 bathrooms, renowned walled garden, estate courtyard with exciting conversion possibilities (STP), 5 estate cottages, about 40 acres of magnificent parkland, fishing on River South Esk.
Compact residential amenity estate with development potential (STP), available to purchase for the first time since 1917. 4 reception rooms, master bedroom with en suite, 5 further bedrooms, range of outbuildings, BBQ hut, vegetable garden and family shoot.
Lincroft House is a most charming grand village house, Grade II-listed, in a secluded position near the village centre in Bourton-on-the-Water.
Extensively refurbished Grade II listed Cotswold house. Drawing room, sitting room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, 6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, orangery, 2 bedroom detached coach house, gardens and paddock.
A conveniently positioned estate in rolling countryside with a diverse income stream. Attractive 17th century house with5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and potential to extend (STP). A range of historic converted farm buildings including listed barn used for weddings, events and opera, 2 self-contained apartments, 6 further houses, estate cottages and former hop kiln converted into 4 offices. Productive farmland with a mixture of arable, pasture and woodland.
A beautifully presented period country home enjoying approximately 7 acres of parkland style gardens and grounds, set within the New Forest.
A rare opportunity to own one of Jersey’s beautiful granite manor houses which has its origins in the twelfth century and is believed to have been occupied by King Charles II for a time. It stands in 17 acres (38.2 vergees) of landscaped gardens, lawns, sand school and surrounding land. It also beneﬁts from a swimming pool, tennis court, vinery and has four additional properties on the estate.
This elegant and spacious apartment features a grand reception room with impressive ceiling heights, offering 4 large sash windows that provide direct views across the park. 3 reception rooms, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, terrace, balcony, underground parking space and porter.
A unique house with stunning sea views in picturesque Staithes, North Yorks Moors National Park.
A magnificent Grade II listed seven bedroom historic country house set in beautiful grounds of over seven acres, located in the tranquil village of Fotheringhay close to excellent schools.
A picturesquely-sited country house on Dartmoor set in stunning grounds supported by 3 holiday lets, farm buildings and a holding of surrounding land.
17th century Grade II listed country house in an idyllic setting close to Norwich. 4 reception rooms, 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, hard tennis court, range of traditional farm buildings, formal gardens, fenced paddocks, orchard, extensive frontage to the River Tas.
Dating back as far as the late 16th century, The Manor House is today a fabulous and most elegant Grade II listed country house with literary connections. Situated in one of the most desirable hamlets in Hertfordshire with splendid rural views. 6 reception rooms, 7 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, swimming pool, detached barn cottage, Grade II listed Great Barn, triple open carport with attached storage barn and further attached barn.
A special Grade II listed six bedroom country house with annexe potential, privately set in open parkland in the Charnwood Forest.
Country house with well-proportioned accommodation. Scope for updating, attractive gardens, swimming pool and approx. 1 acre.
A six bedroom property sitting in attractive gardens of approximately 1.4 acres with an outdoor heated swimming pool.
Beautifully appointed double fronted Georgian style detached house, located in a highly sought-after area of Lower Shiplake.
Luxury coastal three bed home on a 5 star resort with hot tub and countryside views. Ongoing income of approx. £22,000 p.a.
Fine period Grade C listed detached property in approximately 1.6 acres of walled gardens and woodland.
A character family house with five double bedrooms, four receptions, private garden, parking and a double garage.
A beautifully presented Grade II listed four bedroom barn conversion located on the edge of the sought-after village of Wootton.
Outstanding residential and arable farm set in the Cranborne Chase AONB. Attractive Grade II listed farmhouse with 7 bedrooms, 5 additional houses and cottages providing income, staff flat, modern and traditional farm buildings, 600 acres of commercial arable land divided into large fields, pasture, undulating topography and pockets of woodland with a challenging private shoot.
Detached three bed character cottage, with a south facing patio and off-road parking. Ideal holiday let, family or retirement home.
One of Warwickshire’s finest village houses. Avonside is situated close to the Cotswolds and thought to date from the 19th Century.
A modern five bedroom house with an indoor swimming pool, off-street parking and approximately 1.5 acres of landscaped gardens.
Four bed Grade II listed barn conversion with original features, hidden away in a beautiful village location. Chain free.
A beautiful thatched cottage refurbished to create a practical family home with modern refinements and old-world charm.
Beautifully presented family house in a glorious setting, with stunning gardens, extensive parking and garaging.
A four bedroom period home with a two bedroom converted barn and outbuildings, set in half an acre within the beautiful Bride Valley.
This Grade II listed 16th Century period property is set in the most idyllic location with fantastic countryside views.
An immaculately presented four bed house located on a private road, with well-kept gardens and a hot tub included in the sale.
Residential farm with established income on the Buckinghamshire/Northamptonshire border. 4 bedroom farmhouse, 3 bedroom barn conversion (subject to AOC), farm buildings, rental income and development opportunities (STP), parkland setting and pasture.
This handsome Edwardian villa is spectacularly positioned on Coverack’s harbour peninsula enabling glorious sea, beach and coastal views to front and rear, from all its rooms. Set over three floors this outstandingly spacious and elegant five-bedroom, three reception room home blends style, originality and great comfort, complete with large beach facing sun terraces and parking space, making it one of the villages’ most desirable and uplifting properties, superb as a permanent home, for holiday or letting investment.
A handsome period farmhouse with far reaching views over the Blackmore Vale.
Grade II* listed and built circa 1750, this elegant and prominent townhouse has excellent accommodation just moments from the town centre. 5 reception rooms, including a fine reception hall with Chinese Chippendale style staircase, 6 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and walled gardens.
Beautiful Grade II* listed 6 bedroom country house, close to Bridport & the Coast. Enchanting gardens with a lake. Detached 3 bedroom cottage. Stabling. Garaging, and modern barn. All ring fenced by pastureland.
Charming Grade II* listed house in a private and peaceful setting just minutes’ drive from Wimborne Minster. 5 reception rooms, 6 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, 2 bedroom annexe, beautiful gardens with tennis court and garaging for 5 cars. Leasehold, approximately 99 years remaining. About 2.24 acres
Handsome farmhouse, converted barn and outbuildings in glorious Blackmore Vale country. 3 reception rooms, 6 bedrooms, 3 bedroom converted barn, excellent range of traditional and modern outbuildings, tennis court and garaging, river frontage. About 29 acres
Exceptional country property close to St Andrews. Commanding breath-taking panoramic views out over the Firth of Forth and beyond, NorthCassingray House is an outstanding country property quietly positioned in a lovely secluded rural setting with a generous garden.
For the first time, The Old Deanery in Wells has been brought to market. It is both majestic and historic and has borne witness to a rich history that dates back almost 800 years. It is magnificently positioned in the centre of Wells overlooking “the Green” with un-rivalled views of the Cathedral itself.
A rare opportunity to acquire a fine country estate in need of modernisation. 4 reception rooms, 13 bedrooms,6 bathrooms, workshop, swimming pool, 6 car garage, gardens, lodge house available via separate negotiation.
A part Georgian country house with a rich history. 7 reception rooms, 6 bedrooms, annexe, detached barn, garaging, green house, stables, swimming pool and formal gardens.
Designed by the renowned Bath based architects Watson Bertram & Fell, Elcombe Farm is a wonderful family home with outstanding views over its own surrounding land. Offering all the charm of a period house but with the comforts of 21st century living, the property includes 3 reception rooms, 6 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms. About 125 acres
Ring-fenced private amenity estate located in the New Forest, including a Grade II listed country house, 2 ancillary cottages, traditional farm buildings, productive arable land and woodland, family shoot and in hand tree nursery which provides a secondary income stream. About 260 acres
A characterful farmhouse, Listed Grade II, with the benefit of woodland, pasture and adjacent barns and outbuildings.
Exceptionally restored country house, 4 reception rooms, office, 8 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms, coach house, outbuildings, lodge cottage, beautifully landscaped gardens and grounds, tennis court and pasture fields.
Classic white stucco fronted trophy house with double fronted mews house at the rear. 7 reception rooms, bespoke Kaizen kitchen (1 of 4 kitchens), 8 en suite bedrooms, self-contained flat/staff bedroom, swimming pool, Jacuzzi, gym, sauna and steam room, lift, double garage, off-street parking, landscaped garden terrace.
A 1,702-acre estate including farms, watercress beds, residential dwellings, commercial propertyand productive agricultural land. Agricultural holdings on long and short-term agricultural tenancies, 7 farmhouses,11 cottages, 6 farmsteads and woodland plus range ofdevelopment opportunities.
Inspirational property combining luxurious finishes and international influences; an outstanding home with panoramic sea and island views. 3 reception rooms, 4 en suite bedrooms, 1 further bedroom, 1 further bathroom, study, snooker room, cocktail bar, guest annexe, wine cellar, quadruple garage, greenhouse and stunning gardens.
4 reception rooms, 9 bedrooms, lodge, bungalow, cottage, coach house, garaging, stores, greenhouses, stable, formal gardens, parkland, woodland and pasture.
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