Enjoying a breathtaking view on a daily basis from the comfort of your own home is a real luxury – and we've picked out six homes which offer it in abundance.
Every schoolboy knows that Galileo Galilei invented the telescope. There's only one issue with that: he didn't. Yet what what he did do is arguably even more extraordinary.
Non Morris visits Powis Castle in Welshpool, a plantsman’s paradise that reveals more and more as you traverse its many terraced layers. Photographs by Val Corbett.
To mark 100 years since the end of the First World War, The Royal British Legion draws our attention back to those grand family homes which opened their doors to…
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Sudeley Lodge Estate, one of the most remarkable properties in Gloucestershire, has come to the market.
A unique painting of the evacuation of Dunkirk by Winston Churchill's nephew was recently unearthed. Huon Mallalieu takes a look at John Spencer-Churchill's extraordinary picture.
If you believe that an afternoon cycling should be about enjoyment rather than charging up hills and setting personal bests, the G-Tech eBike promises to make the sport easier and…
Bledisloe House is a picture-perfect Georgian house in the Cotswolds for sale at which all manner of works have been done – all the remains is for someone to move in…
Top caterer Rose Lloyd Owen shares a delicious bread recipe that's ideal if you're catering for people with gluten intolerance – or just people who love a tasty loaf.
If it’s total relaxation, fresh air and the great outdoors you are after on holiday – enjoyed from the comfort of a cosy cottage in tranquil surroundings and with spectacular…
Country Life September 26 2018 explores our readers' shooting favourites, how good the latest Range Rover really is and the benefits of a kitchen designed for entertaining.
Interior designer Veere Grenney tells Arabella Youens why the only bed to have is a four-poster.
The youngest daughter of Queen Victoria lived in the exquisitely detailed Osborne Cottage, which offers its buyer the unique opportunity to own a piece of British heritage.
Our columnist Jason Goodwin laments the staggering decline of British wildlife and the depletion of our island's natural glories.
Anyone is free to enter the International Garden Photographer of the Year, so long as their submissions arrive by the deadline of October 31. So if you have a plant portrait,…
Fawler Manor is looking for new owners after serving as a beloved family home for over a quarter of a century.
'It exemplifies one of the most important values in public life–or in all life, for that matter–namely, magnanimity.'
Our round-up of some of the finest homes to appear in Country Life over the past week or so includes over a dozen picture-perfect Cotswolds properties.
Japanese knotweed took Britain by storm in the 19th century as a beautiful and highly-prized plant that was hugely fashionable. More recently it's had a very different impact, as Mark…