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Low-key in the Cotswolds

Penny Churchill selects classic Gloucestershire houses which are certain to attract a great deal of interest

Hawling Manor
Hawling Manor
Competition is fierce for these Cotswolds country houses


Remote Scottish island archipelago

Had enough of the Independence referendum?

beautiful scottish islands for sale
Had enough of the independence referendum? Get away from the rest of the world on your own remote Scottish island archipelago


Substantial period home in Ballater

Village house at the gateway to the Cairngorms National Park

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One of the best houses in Ballater in Royal Deeside has come onto the market in a private setting yet close to the town's amenities


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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