Northern beauties.

York, £2.4 million
Bishopsbarns, St George’s Place
7 bedrooms, kitchen/breakfast room with Aga, 0.75 acres
Built in 1906 for Walter Brierley, this Grade II*-listed Arts-and-Crafts house features a number of special details, including elaborate plasterwork and stone surrounds. The garden was designed by Gertrude Jekyll and is laid out in a series of rooms, with a bowling green, a tennis lawn and an orchard.
Blenkin & Co (01904 671 672)


best country houses for sale in yorkshireNorth Yorkshire, £975,000
Old Hall, Hunton
7 bedrooms, two-bedroom cottage, 8 acres
This Grade II-listed five-bedroom house stands in a popular village, which has a primary school, a shop and a pub. There is a two-bedroom cottage as well as a range of traditional farm buildings standing in eight acres of gardens and grounds.
Robin Jessop (01677 425 950)


best country houses for sale in yorkshireNorth Yorkshire, £1.1 million
The Old Rectory, Great Langton
6 bedrooms, double garage, 3.3 acres
The current owners have turned this former parsonage into a thoughtfully designed family home. It has six bedrooms, outbuildings and 3.3 acres of gardens, including paddocks and an orchard. The village is between Catterick and Northallerton.
Savills (01904 617 820)


best country houses for sale in yorkshireWest Yorkshire, £2.195 million
Maple Grange, Otley
6 bedrooms, pool, one-bedroom annexe, two-bedroom cottage, 21 acres
Standing in 21 acres of gardens and grounds, this stone-built house comes with an indoor pool, a one- bedroom annexe and a separate two-bedroom cottage. The location is convenient for anyone needing to commute to Leeds or Bradford.
Dacre, Son & Hartley (01943 600 655)