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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


Commission your own country house

Appoint the right architect and build your ideal country property

Build your own country house
Build your own country house
If you can’t find quite the right house, why not build one from scratch? Arabella Youens finds out how to go about commissioning a new country house


Little Easton Manor, Essex

This grand country house in Essex has a fascinating history dating back to Tudor times

Little Easton Essex country houses for sale
This prestigious country house in Essex has history dating back to Tudor times, when Elizabeth I enjoyed stag hunting in the nearby forests


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