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Time to reinforce cross-border links

Following the successful sale of of four sporting estates to English buyers last year, the future of North Slipperfield looks bright.

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North Slipperfield sporting estate
Following the successful sale of of four sporting estates to English buyers last year, the future of North Slipperfield looks bright.


Enchanting Irish castle for sale

This towering country house built in the style of a French chateau is tucked away in the stunning, rolling hills of County Cork, Ireland.

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This towering country house built in the style of a French chateau is tucked away in the stunning, rolling hills of County Cork, Ireland.


5 incredible chalets for sale in the French Alps

After a perfect day's skiing, who wouldn't dream of coming home and relaxing by a roaring log fire in one of these luxuriously chic and lavishly exclusive chalets. Whether you prefer the powder in Megève, Val D'Isère, Courchevel or Chamonix, the French Alps is the place to be for the winter holidays.


chalets for sale in the French Alps
Whether you prefer the powder in Megève, Val D'Isère, Courchevel or Chamonix, the French Alps is the place to be for the winter holidays.


Country Life » Property Guides

Property guide to Shamley Green

This idyllic Surrey village sees demand from families way outstripping supply

Shamley Green property guide
We take a look at property in and around Shamely Green in Surrey, and consider why buyers are so drawn to the village when moving out of London for the first time

Listed buildings: assets or liabilities?

Listed building owners suffer for their efforts to preserve historic buildings

Owning listed buildings
Owning a listed building
The attitude towards listed buildings, and their owners, must change drastically if our heritage is to be properly preserved, says a new report

How to build an orangery

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Key considerations when constructing an orangery include design, lighting, interiors and security