A former rectory in a pretty village within the East Riding of Yorkshire has come to the market, a 19th century house fully refurbished by owners with a real flair.
Stylish canines have long been a duke's or duchess's best friend, as Matthew Denison found out.
Self-confessed bon viveur Mark Priceis a firm believer in indulgence, and at Christmas he pushes it to the next level. Here's how.
Living a gentlemanly existence is second nature to Huntsman’s customers, so who better to work with Country Life on a guide to dressing for the modern gentleman?
As children embark on Christmas holidays, we offer tips for those tasked with keeping them entertained
In the first of two articles, John Goodall describes the architectural development of Wells and the struggle of its late-medieval clergy to win the church its now-familiar status as a…
Our expert Harry Eyres picks out wines perfectly-matched for a traditional Christmas Day feast.
Kate Green recommends the Budock Vean on the Helford Estuary.
A fir tree in the house at Christmas is a common sight, but one perched on the topmost beam during the construction of a building? This bizarre practice may rather…
Corny, hammed-up, ritualistic – and yet Pantomime is still a hugely lovely theatrical format. Perennial pantomime villain Kit Hesketh-Harvey explains why.
Whether twining over a panther-drawn chariot or feeding an exclusive species of bee, ivy, a dominant Christmas evergreen, has virtues we should all celebrate, says Steven Desmond.
What does it take to be a modern-day magician? Emma Hughes finds out. Main photograph by Richard Cannon.
We've picked out four of the most beautiful overseas homes recently on the market, as seen in Country Life.
The RNLI and Coastguard were called to assist Father Christmas in Porthcawl after he fell from his sleigh and was found clinging to a green marker pole. Stef Bottinelli of…
Those who long for a racy motor combined with the comfort and practicality of a 4x4 can tick all the boxes with Maserati’s new Levante, says Charles Rangeley-Wilson.
The musician and TV presenter shares a few of his favourite things with Hetty Chidwick.
Holystreet Manor lies in a sweep of the River Teign and some magnificent ancient woodland.
Bobbles offer an opportunity to create a discreetly decorative look which is bang on trend this Christmas.
'I asked him to create a simple, uncomplicated image depicting God’s unconditional love and mercy offered to all'
We look back at some of the finest homes to appear in Country Life over the past week or so.