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London’s embassies valued for first time

The total value of embassies in prime central London is worth £4 billion, according to a new study.

London's embassies valued
London's embassies are collectively worth £4 billion according to new research.


Enchanting Irish Estate

Lisselan Estate boasts an enchanting château style house, a walled garden and a pretty rockery.

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Set on the banks of the Argideen River, Lisselan Estate offers a wealth of sporting opportunities.


Commanding country house in Northumberland

Newton Low Hall is a striking Grade II listed country house boasting an extensive range of traditional stone outbuildings.

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Newton Low Hall is a charming four bedroom country home situated in the heart of the Northumberland countryside.


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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

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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