We all love Eggs Benedict when we're staying somewhere lovely – but it always seems too much like hard work to make it at home, doesn't it? Not with these great…
Yorkshire properties of this calibre are few and far between: this is a spectacular home with three further cottages, amazing gardens and superb equestrian facilities.
For the price of a small London flat you could live in an immaculate thatched cottage, a Victorian villa with a sea view or a stunning stone farmhouse set in…
Did you ever get told as a youngster that Eskimos have 200 words for snow? We certainly did. We also remember being told that it was an old wives’ tale, but…
Plums are at their best right now - make the most of your harvest with this recipe from our kitchen garden cook.
The ranch – which has an asking price of $260,000,000 (just under £195,000,000) – has had an extremely interesting history, belonging to King Kamehameha V in the 1860s. It was…
Art Deco is almost a hundred years old, and its modern revival now dates back almost 15 years – but it's still going strong and going in new directions, as Giles…
This beautiful mansion in Hertfordshire was once the family home of Britain's great biscuit dynasty.
Although much is said of the clamour for property down south, up north, the demand has almost reached the same heights. Eleanor Doughty investigates.
Owls; alliums; boat-building; and the rise of the super larder.
Just from the sound of it, you know this is one of those odd combinations which will work.
Burlington House, a charming former rectory at Burrington, Somerset, has been restored over the owners’ 25-year tenure.
From Shepherd's huts to treehouses, the trend for homeworking has produced some creative ideas for home offices
'The young man looked straight at me and into my soul and I fell in love.'
You may recognise the lawns of Harptree Court - they featured in GBBO in 2012 and 2013.
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Take a look at our pick of the properties which appeared in Country Life's 20 September issue.
Many birds, from wrens to pigeons and even gulls, will come to the bird bath, either to wash down dusty feathers or to take a quick drink.
Cold War agent George Smiley is back after 25 years. To celebrate John le Carré’s new novel, Katy Birchall presents her top 10 literary spies.
Giles Kime profiles the amazing Martin Frost, the last commercial fore-edge painter in the country.