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Top 6 houses and castles for sale in Scotland

The very best castles and country houses for sale in Scotland this autumn

The best castles for sale in Scotland
We run through the top castles and country houses on the market in Scotland this autumn, including some historic castle properties and some exceptional salmon fishing


Welsh property with pool, tennis court and golf course

Contemporary living just outside Cardiff

Country house for sale in Wales
A substantial country property just outside Cardiff offers contemporary style in 16 acres which include a tennis court, swimming pool and a three-hole golf course


Tamar estuary country house

A former farmhouse with an annexe and two holiday cottages on the Devon/Cornwall borders

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Those looking for a principal residence in Devon or Cornwall with holiday cottages could do worse than look at this former farmhouse which overlooks the beautiful Tamar Estuary


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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