Country houses for sale

Five of the best: Houses for sale in Devon and Cornwall

Cornish property with sea views and secret garden

This fine period property near Coverack in Cornwall has a sun terrace, vegetable garden and a secret garden in its grounds

Isles of Scilly property for sale

This impressive house was built half a century ago as part of a select development of the Garrison overlooking Hugh Town, which was constructed in the 16th century as a precaution against attacks from Spain

Harbourside cottages in Devon

These two cottages overlook Axmouth Harbour in Devon, and have been wonderfully restored with fine eco-credentials

Pretty Cornish cottage for sale

Middle Lanherne cottage is a fine example of a Cornish second home for those looking to escape to the country at weekends

Enchanting cottage with cider orchard in Devon

Parts of Culverwell date back to the 14th century, there are more than two acres of cider orchards in the grounds.