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Delightful smallholding in The Blackdown Hills

Somerset farm with cider orchard and boating lake

Taunton country houses for sale
Farmhouse for sale near Taunton
A wonderful smallholding comprises an old farmhouse, cider orchard, woodland and a boating lake, all just seven miles from Taunton

Sporting estate on historic Orkney island

This Romantic Scottish estate has a great deal of potential

orkney country estate for sale
An historic residential and sporting estate set in one of the most beautiful parts of Orkney has come onto the market

Country house price growth to outperform London

House price growth in the south and east of England to overtake that of London

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Adjustments to the five year projections at Savills HQ continue to predict that the south and south east will outstrip …Continue reading »

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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

Property guide to Elstead

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BBH4EH St James Elstead Church. Image shot 06/2009. Exact date unknown.
Freddie Mack shares the secrets of Elstead in Surrey, a prime spot for young families looking for properties outside London near good schools