Catch up on the best houses that have come up for sale via Country Life in the last few weeks.
This 16th Century Elizabethan four bedroom thatched cottage offers a wealth of character with exposed beams and landscaped gardens.
A four bed barn conversion with two en-suites and parking for three cars. Located in a gated development with views to the rear.
A stunning property maintaining a wealth of character and charm, located in the rural village of Llanllwni near Carmarthen.
The Pump House is a newly converted one bed home with landscaped gardens, countryside views and close to the sea in Devon.
This Grade II listed 16th Century home with annexe is approached down a 150 metre tree lined drive. Set in 5 acres of land.
An impressive and versatile family home, quietly positioned within walking distance of Lyme Regis, with countryside and sea views.
A fabulous and well-positioned five bedroom detached character property set in 12 acres of gardens, meadowland and woodland.
This period stone barn conversion dating back to the 1800s is set in a tranquil setting in a sought-after Cotswold hill village.
A three bed barn conversion with many original features. Set in a quiet hamlet, with beautiful gardens and stunning views.
Well-presented modern home in the style of a traditional keeper’s cottage, set against a spectacular backdrop of mature woodland.
An unlisted detached country house situated in 3.62 acres and surrounded by peaceful countryside. Only a few miles from Ashford.
A beautifully modern bespoke five bedroom family home in arguably one of the most desirable settings in the East Midlands.
A superb three bed brick and flint barn conversion in an exclusive new development situated in a desirable part of North Norfolk.
An exceptionally elegant Regency house in an elevated position on the Somerset / Dorset borders, ideally placed for a number of highly regarded schools and a country lifestyle.
This unique home offers a spacious mix of period features with modern fixtures and fittings. Set in a convenient location.
An elegant three bedroom stone cottage located on the edge of a sought-after village within the Peak District National Park.
A traditional small farm set in approximately 37.7 acres in a convenient rural location, including a detached two bedroom cottage.
A sympathetically updated 16th Century farmhouse which has further potential with unconverted mellow stone and brick barns.
A truly striking barn conversion of the highest quality, enjoying a private position on the edge of the village of Dunton, with uninterrupted views over open rolling countryside and within an hours commute of London.
A Grade II listed country mansion refurbished to the highest level of exacting detail, marrying elegant period features with contemporary style. The property commands an elevated position just above the Citadel of Rye, benefitting from far-reaching coastal and countryside views.
An exceptionally interesting and historic Grade II-Listed riverside home near Canterbury, set in an exquisite garden and with a superb suite of formal reception rooms, generous bedrooms and family living spaces.
Monmouthshire cottage within commuting distance of Bristol, Cardiff or Hereford. Three bedrooms, two bathrooms, large kitchen with an Aga & walk-in larder, two reception rooms, garage & third-of-an-acre garden.
A striking four bedroom country house occupying the most exceptional rural setting together with outbuildings and grounds approaching five acres.
An elegant Grade II Listed Georgian townhouse in the sought-after Pallants at the heart of Chichester.
An iconic, recently-built clifftop home capturing a breathtaking panorama of the sea and coastline. Giving 6,000 square feet of luxury living together with excellent garaging and lawned gardens.
An exceptional Listed Grade II barn conversion located at the foot of the South Downs, within the beautiful South Downs National Park, enjoying breathtaking views over the Amberley Wildbrooks nature reserve.
Contemporary country home completed in 2008 with a long sweeping driveway through the wonderful surrounding countryside. 3 reception rooms, 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, stables and tack room, separate 1 bedroom guest studio with further bathroom, extensive garaging, formal gardens, fenced paddocks, wild flower banks and a naturally fed lake complex with water source heat pump.
Sympathetically restored gem in a glorious rural setting. 2 reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room, 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, separate 2 bedroom cottage, barn, stores, garaging, former mill workings, mature gardens and grounds, extensive lake, woodland and paddock grazing.
A stunning period country house, Listed Grade II, occupying a prime location close to the centre of the village amongst extensive grounds and with potential for further development.
Available for the first time in over 60 years, this Grade II* listed house within 10 acres of grounds near Petworth represents one of the most notable homes in the town. 6 reception rooms including double-height dining room and ornate drawing room, 9 bedrooms, 7 bath/shower rooms (3 en suite), the house benefits from stunning views of the South Downs.
Grade II* listed architectural masterpiece, dating from 1680 and occupying stunning gardens of about half an acre. 5 reception rooms, 6 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and extensive parking.
These two properties benefit from views overlooking Battersea Park and are within close proximity to St. Thomas’s school. 4 reception rooms, 7 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, cinema, gym, lift, patio/terrace and garden.
Attractive over-55s apartment with generous period proportions and its own private terrace. 1 reception room, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, private parking and communal gardens.
Magnificent Grade II listed restored wing of Rangemore Hall. 3 reception rooms including a grand ballroom, 6 bedrooms, leisure complex with heated indoor swimming pool, 1 bedroom apartment, boathouse, 2 lakes and parkland setting. Furniture could be made available by negotiation.
A stylish house near Hyde Park with a garage and roof terrace, offers luxurious modern living on a traditional cobbled mews.3 bedrooms, 1 reception room, 2 bathrooms
Duplex apartment for over 55s with private front door and generous period proportions in prime town location. 1 reception room, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, private parking and communal gardens.
A Grade II listed four double bedroom detached thatched property occupying a private position within private well-maintained gardens.
A striking and truly unique barn conversion of the highest quality. Set in a stunning location with views over rolling countryside.
Located on the banks of the River Thames on Bourne End’s premier road. 5 reception rooms, 2 en suite bedrooms with dressing rooms, 4 further bedrooms, 2 further bathrooms, utility room, indoor swimming pool, sauna and shower room, garden.
Enchanting four bed Georgian farmhouse with many original features. Situated in 0.41 acres with a 3.07 acre paddock to the rear.
Set within private grounds of over an acre on the fringes of Dartmoor, this imposing property dates back to the 17th Century.
A stunning period part-thatched cottage with generous accommodation. Sympathetically renovated to retain the character.
A charming period farmhouse with three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Situated in a quiet village location, with a private garden.
Beautiful Cotswold stone detached house set in an outstanding setting with wonderful views in a plot of approx. 0.75 acres.
Fabulous house with beautiful private gardens, situated on the outskirts of one of the oldest historic villages in the country. 6 reception rooms, master bedroom suite, 4 further bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, workshop, indoor swimming pool and triple garage with studio.
Impressive home with separate annexe set in landscaped grounds with adjoining paddock land and stables. 5 reception rooms, 5 bedrooms (3 en suite), stable block, manége, double garage, detached guest annexe, gardens and 4 level paddocks.
An imposing, unlisted Victorian country residence set in a rural yet accessible location on the outskirts of this Wealden Village.
Idyllic five bed barn conversion featuring a beautiful vaulted ceiling, mature gardens, an integral garage and countryside views.
A beautifully presented period family house, quietly located in one of the ‘cherry blossom’ roads near Kensington Palace, benefitting from a garden and an excellent basement. 3 reception rooms, 5 bedrooms (3 en suite), 1 further bathroom, dressing room, utility room, cloakroom.
A unique opportunity to acquire a detached and handsome Grade II* listed manor house situated just over the River Thames from Chelsea. 2 reception rooms, dining room, 10 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms, study, cellar, wine store, garden store/garage, walled garden and off-street parking.
Barn conversion with river frontage, 5 miles south of Norwich. Four receptions, six/seven bedrooms, garage/stable block and 2 acres.
Georgian Grade II listed family house above Filey Bay with original features, mature walled garden and meadow overlooking the sea.
A charming Welsh barn conversion with planning consent. Located in the Pembrokeshire countryside, with garden and stables.
Significant timber forest benefiting from an excellent production forecast, located in a key timber growing area. High proportion of Sitka Spruce entering production phase with long-term revenue forecast from timber sales, well developed network of roads and tracks, wind energy development potential.
Handsome former rectory, beautifully appointed and offering family accommodation on the edge of a popular village.
Four bedroom family home set in four acres. Includes a paddock ideal for equestrian use, detached two bed annexe and gated driveway.
A substantial luxurious house by master builder W G Tarrant, ideally located on the prestigious St George’s Hill Estate. Extending to approximately 11,500 sq ft, the property has been refurbished to an exacting standard.
Impressive five bedroom barn with countryside views. Renovated to the highest standards with landscaped garden and triple garage.
The Stables is a stunning Grade II listed four bedroom barn conversion, with delightful gardens adjoining picturesque countryside.
The Granary is a Grade II listed barn conversion with exposed beams and brickwork, vaulted ceilings and beautiful gardens.
A most impressive and substantial detached Georgian-style residence set on the edge of Painters Forstal, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
An exquisite residential estate in a prime rural Cheshire location. In recent years, Ash House has been renovated and remodelled to an exceptional standard of design and quality. 6 reception rooms, 4 bedroom suites, 1 further bedroom, home office, extensive leisure facilities including a gym, steam room, spa area, swimming pool and tennis court, extensive garaging, award-winning gardens and grounds.
Elegant Grade II listed late Georgian country house in a commanding position with superb accommodation, overlooking uninterrupted southerly views of attractive countryside. 6 reception rooms, 10 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, outbuildings and formal gardens.
An exquisitely-refurbished Georgian country house occupying a dominant location in the centre of its seven acres, and commanding a glorious outlook to three aspects. Magnificent mature trees, walled garden, coach house and stables.
Exquisitely restored Grade II* listed Queen Anne residence on the Staffordshire/Derbyshire border. 3 reception rooms, master bedroom suite with dressing room, 6 further bedrooms, media room, hard tennis court, range of outbuildings, 3 garages and gardens. A further 2.55 acres available by separate negotiation.
Well-designed modern house in an exceptional setting. 4 reception rooms, 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, cinema room, studio, indoor swimming pool, tennis court, 2 bedroom cottage, garaging, gardens, woodland, pasture and streams.
Beautifully restored 9-bed mansion, with attached 2/3 bed self-contained cottage and a stone barn (ripe for conversion STPP) in around 1.93 acres of grounds, located near the coast in West Wales.
Superb lodge in an idyllic setting nestling beneath Sutton Hoo, with an extensive river frontage and views of the Woodbridge skyline.
An exceptional first floor apartment in a Grade I listed Jacobean manor house. Reception hall, drawing room/dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, cloakroom, double garage and communal grounds.
Significant Grade I listed castle and charming 17th century house in a highly regarded area within the Cotswolds AONB.The Castle includes a stable yard, bungalow, estate office and flat, a Cotswold stone barn and beautiful gardens including a walled garden. Additional 4 cottages, farm buildings, fully equipped farmstead, commercial arable land, pasture and woodland extending to 693 acres available by separate negotiation.
An inspiring new build blend of contemporary and period architecture. Located in a private and elevated position in the highly sought after village of Cowley. 3 reception rooms, 5/6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, games room, study, detached garage building with studio, gardens and grounds.
Space and privacy on the edge of a hamlet with wonderful views. 4 reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room, 4 bedrooms (2 en suite), family bathroom, landscaped gardens, off road parking and double garage.
Extensively refurbished Grade II listed Cotswold house. Drawing room, sitting room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, 6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, orangery, 2 bedroom detached coach house, gardens and paddock.
Grade II listed village home with open views onto the countryside. 3 reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room, 7 bedrooms, 4 bath/shower rooms, tennis court, double garage with room above, gardens, grounds and paddock.
A Grade II listed 16th Century four bed former farmhouse, set in well-maintained landscaped gardens of approximately 0.5 acres.
Beautiful Grade II listed village house tucked away on the River Thames. 4 reception rooms, kitchen and utility, master bedroom with en suite, 6 further bedrooms, 3 further bathrooms. Wet boathouse, double garage, grounds and river frontage with moorings, share of island.
Detached period Victorian home in substantial plot with coach house, parking and gardens. Located in Wigton with views of Skiddaw.
A beautifully renovated 16th Century Devon longhouse in a private rural location, within Blundell’s School catchment area.
Three bed restored barn conversion in a quintessential English village, with garage and parking. Currently a successful holiday let.
Traditional 17th Century six bed farmhouse with annexe, outbuildings (lapsed planning), parking and gardens. Set in approx. 1 acre.
A compact residential grassland farm, with significant development potential (subject to all necessary consents).
The Oast House is a wonderful unique home, positioned on the edge of the sought-after village of Crondall.
Completely refurbished mansion in parkland grounds, situated high above St Aubin in a sunny position with wonderful views. 4 reception rooms, 6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, study, media room, gym, swimming pool, steam room, sauna, 2 bedroom staff flat and garaging.
A stunning large three bedroom period barn conversion in a National Parks village. Ideal as a lock-up-and-leave or holiday let.
A grand five bed detached home set in a picturesque location with stunning views. Offering large double garage and annexe.
Pretty cottage set in 4.7 acres, with stunning views in a peaceful location. Includes detached office/studio and two further barns.
Fabulous three bedroom detached single storey stable conversion, situated in a pretty village with wonderful countryside views.
A characterful five bedroom country home set in 0.35 acres, with well-maintained gardens and wonderful countryside views. EPC E.
Period country house in need of restoration, located on the outskirts of town. Includes development site for six new family homes.
An exceptionally spacious, highly individual and beautifully appointed detached house, situated in a delightful village location.
Renovated and extended three bed cottage in idyllic location by Buchlyvie Burn, with south-facing garden, open views and driveway.
A stunning and rare converted Suffolk aisled barn, situated in a rural location on the Essex/Suffolk border, on a 0.75 acre plot.
A period property close to the village centre with four bedrooms, a detached double garage with a room above and 1 acre of gardens.
An impressive farmhouse with over 7,300 sq ft of accommodation, once part of the neighbouring Gravetye Estate, surrounded by beautiful countryside. The property benefits from a triple detached garage, an annexe and recently built stabling.
An attractive four bed Grade II listed cottage, with well-presented and flexible accommodation, retaining many original features.
Attractive principal house including 3 reception rooms, 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. Commercial interests including Edwardian mansion house with 16 en suite bedrooms, 18.4 MW wind farm, in hand and let farms. 11 further estate dwellings, commercial forestry and amenity woodlands, fishing on the River Don, superb driven pheasant and partridge shooting country, walked up grouse shooting and deer stalking.
A striking, spacious and light country home using timber cladding and Cumbrian slate to marvellous effect. 3 reception rooms, 2 en suite bedrooms, further guest bedroom, study/bedroom and integral garage.
Set amidst beautifully landscaped grounds with exceptional far reaching views over the open countryside. 4 reception rooms, 3 en suite bedrooms, further bedroom/study, wellness room with sauna, wine cellar and luxury garaging for up to 12 cars.
Seton Castle is a fully restored, opulent but welcoming family home surrounded by 13 acres of private gardens and parkland. The main castle includes 3 principal reception rooms, 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, library, vaulted playroom, billiard room, office, music room and wine cellar. Castle wings include two 3 bedroom guest/staff cottages, hideaway bedroom suite, cinema room, gym with mezzanine, further office, stable bar, coach house, stables and garaging.
A unique Victorian country residence offering income earning potential in a rural settingin Strixton. There is an extensive traditional courtyard with a range of outbuildings, as well as modern farm buildings.
Superb first floor apartment within Arthurstone House with period features and a wonderful outlook over the gardens. 2 reception rooms, master bedroom suite, 2 further bedrooms, guest bathroom, utility room, carport, garage and shared grounds of about 35 acres.
Wonderful residential estate with superb outlook over the Campsie Fells, stunning internal features and additional cottages. 9 reception rooms, 9 bedrooms, 6 bath/shower rooms (3 en suite), 2 dressing rooms, gym, boiler room, plant room, washroom, additional cottage, home office, double garage, log store, garden, grounds and woodland.
An elegant Arts and Crafts style country house set in beautifully landscaped mature gardens and grounds, with purpose-built office/studio.
A delightful compact country estate, featuring a superbly renovated early 20th century main house with annexe and indoor swimming pool, set in just under 30 acres in a secluded setting.
An elegant Edwardian house in one of the most private locations on the harbour, surrounded by 2.5 acres of gardens with slipway and direct frontage to the main channel.
A Grade II listed five/six bedroom detached former farmhouse, with garaging and outbuildings set within enclosed walled gardens.
Residential equestrian smallholding offering excellent facilities and 1.6 acres. Further land available by separate negotiation.
A charming Grade II listed home, with three bedrooms and a self-contained one bedroom annexe with private garden and stunning views.
A charming three bedroom detached cottage nestled in the Herefordshire countryside, set within approximately 1.45 acres of grounds.
Imposing Arts and Crafts country house commanding an elevated position with far-reaching views and grounds of more than 5 acres.
Four bed barn conversion with stunning southerly 0.3 acre gardens. Set in charming village with local amenities and railway station.
A stunning seven bed manor house set in 1.68 acres, featuring landscaped gardens, outdoor entertaining spaces and a two bed annexe.
A stunning house with five en-suite bedrooms, a self-contained annexe, double garage, 7 acres and agricultural barn and stables.
A delightful Grade II listed period detached house, with well-proportioned accommodation and located in an enviable location.
A beautifully finished and finely refurbished cottage, with planning permission to build a garage and convert the workshop and loft.
A delightful three bedroom cottage, located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty within the Brecon Beacons National Park.
Denham Mount is an elegant Grade II listed Georgian villa with four cottages in a mature parkland setting, just 18 miles from central London.
A charming Victorian mill house enjoying a private position protected by its own grounds of 8.7 acres, with detached annexe and studio.
Two charming barn conversions both with generous gardens, plenty of parking and could yield £20,000 p.a. in rental income.
Offering the ideal rural lifestyle package, set in the picturesque Taw Valley with beautiful gardens and land of approx. 14.7 acres.
A stunning Grade II listed farmhouse with equestrian and leisure facilities, set in 2.7 acres of land.
Beautiful seven bed former rectory, including separate four bed coach house, swimming pool, tennis court and 1.8 acres of gardens.
A six bed Grade II listed Georgian residence set within approx. 0.6 acres. Restored whilst maintaining a wealth of character.
An exceptional family house with outstanding rural views positioned in an area of outstanding natural beauty.
An attractive and spacious family house privately situated on the edge of Hatherden, a small village to the north of Andover.
Exceptional period home with deceptively proportioned accommodation, set over two floors in the main house with a separate annexe.
A rural location yet just 10 minutes from Norwich and set in half an acre of garden. Spacious layout with four bedrooms.
A beautifully presented five bedroom period cottage, with superb views over open fields and located close to Harrogate town centre.
Superb barn conversion with six bedrooms, garaging, gardens and stunning panoramic views.
A truly individual period home set in delightful grounds adjoining open farmland, with a detached garage and workshop.
A secluded four bed Victorian home with generous barn conversions in its own valley with extensive views of the Radnorshire Hills.
Dove House is a stunning period home with bespoke contemporary features including a superb orangery and over 3 acres of land.
A charming three bed Cotswold stone cottage in need of some modernisation. Beautiful garden, set in a quiet village location.
A unique country house skilfully combining the very best of traditional and contemporary styling in a magnificent protected landscape.
Attractive farmhouse with scope for Improvement and a range of farm buildings. For sale by private treaty as a whole or in three lots.
Grade II listed country house within the centre of this Saxon town. 5 reception rooms, 8 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, stables, stone outbuildings, garage and gardens.
Grade II listed family house set in a private position with ground source heating. The property includes 3 reception rooms, 5 en suite bedrooms, heated indoor pool with changing rooms, stables, oak frame barn, outbuildings, garaging, gardens and paddocks.
An imposing country house and separate coach house standing in a beautiful historic riverside position.
Beyond the main houses there are is garaging, original stables, outbuildings and extensive gardens extending to approximately 12 acres.
A superb country house together with a cottage and substantial garage block.
There is also land of approximately 39 acres plus spectacular views.
A fabulous penthouse apartment occupying a prime position on the Sandbanks peninsula.
The house has magnificent panoramic views and direct beach access.
Set in the Lake District National Park with equestrian facilities, 12 acres of land, beautiful grounds and superb views.
A charming detached village house in the Arts and Crafts style, with beautiful views across the Chalk Downs to Weymouth Bay.
Excellent equestrian property with five bed house, annexe, stabling, outbuildings and outdoor manège set in about 10.5 acres.
A unique and characterful two bed home dating back to the 17th Century. Situated in a secluded location down an unmade lane.
A lifestyle sporting estate just over an hour from Chester once owned by the second Duke of Westminster within its own 58 acres.
A beautiful detached Grade II listed cottage with great scope, enjoying generous grounds and an idyllic village setting.
Furlongs is situated in an idyllic location with 3.31 acres of grounds. Surrounded by unspoilt farmland adjacent to Wiveton Downs.
A stunning four/five bedroom barn conversion with superbly proportioned accommodation over two floors.
Victorian cottage in Leinthall Starkes, overlooking South Shropshire and North Herefordshire’s finest rural countryside.
Outstanding six bed character residence, situated in a rural location within approx. 8 acres of gardens, grounds and paddocks.
A contemporary and impressive four bedroom home situated in the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, close to Loch Voil.
A recently renovated conversion of a 17th Century thatched barn, on an acre plot with views over fields and the local churchyard.
A beautiful four bedroom Wentworth home situated on a quiet private road and benefiting from a generous wraparound garden.
A magnificent 21st Century country house with exceptional panoramic views, part of an exclusive private estate.
A well presented family house in an outstanding location at the foot of the South Downs.
A characterful three bed country property with stunning views of the Dee Valley, set in gardens and woodland of approx. 6 acres.
Coullabus Farm offers a wonderful, characterful island farmhouse with charming detached two bedroom, self-catering cottage
Exceptional three bed barn conversion with three bathrooms and beautiful grounds of approx. 1 acre. Close to village and station.
Four bed barn conversion with 2.5 acres and equestrian facilities. Living areas are upstairs to take advantage of the superb views.
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