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January property market looks optimistic

The January property market for country houses begins positively with renewed vigour in the surrounding counties of London.

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The new year's country house market begins positively with renewed vigour in the surrounding counties of London.


Superb properties for sale in Scotland

The heat is on in Edinburgh as buyers and investors rush to complete on properties before the new sales tax rates come in on April 1.

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This 8,881sq ft town house in Abercromby Place, Edinburgh, is laid out over six floors and has a private garden. £1.9 million through Knight Frank (0131–222 9600). SDLT to pay now £141,750 LBTT post-April £186,350.
The heat is on in Edinburgh as buyers and investors rush to complete on properties before the new sales tax rates come in on April 1.


Country houses for sale in Surrey

Four country houses for sale in Surrey prove that the market is still hopeful—and the mood is spreading.

Highwood house
In the heart of St George’s Hill, spectacular Highwood House has been upgraded to exacting standards. £16m
Life after Stamp Duty


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