Owning & running a country house

Money & energy saving tips:

www.billscutter.com or try www.moneysavingexpert.com, saving energy tips www.est.org.uk and general financial tips www.motleyfool.co.uk

Cold callers:

Get rid of nuisance cold callers http://www.tpsonline.org.uk/tps/

Architectural & conservation advice:

Advice on owning a listed building: www.english-heritage.org.uk

Georgian Groupwww.georgiangroup.org.uk

Victorian Society www.victorian-society.org.uk

www.countrylife.co.uk/property/guidesextensions

Find out what your neighbour sold his house for at www.englishhouseprices.co.uk

Housekeeping tips: Housekeeping tips

Hire out house for film locations: www.edinfilm.com

www.tayscreen.com

Government advice on collecting, buying and selling art :www.culturalpropertyadvice.gov.uk

Find a new country pad (or holiday home): www.countrylife.co.uk/property

Find nearest farmers’ markets: www.farmersmarkets.net

Organisations to join

Countryside Alliance

Country Land and Business AssociationBritish Association for Shooting and Conservation

National Trust

Game Conservancy Trust

Historic Houses Association

National Gardens Scheme

Royal Horticultural Society

Owning horses

Horse passports www.defra.gov.uk

News & horse care advice from Horse & Hound www.horseandhound.co.uk

Online magazines of interest

Homes & Gardens

Decanter magazine

The Field

Shooting Times

Golf Monthly