Country Houses

This £1 million cottage could be yours for just £2

The only catch is you'll have to pass a 'test of skill' to win the property.<p><b>Talk about a bargain – this gorgeous 19th-century house valued at £1</b> …

Real Estate

Sprawling Scottish six-bedroom country house listed for £200,000 - the same price as a London studio flat

An historic six-bedroom country house surrounded by a wall is up for sale for £200,000 in Scotland - the same price as a studio flat in London.<p>Built …

Real Estate

House N / Cheng Franco Arquitectos

<i>From the architect.</i> The project is a 972m2 house, located within a private 24 acres site, outside the city, in the coastal region of Piura, north of …

Wine Cellars

Back Country House

Designed by David Maurice of LTD Architectural, the award-winning "Back Country House” is a stunning retreat located in the settlement of Puhoi, just …

Architecture

david maurice’s ‘back country house’ reinterprets new zealand’s wilderness huts

the project comprises a single volume at ground level, which spills out onto a terrace that serves as an extension of the home’s living quarters.The …

Architecture

A country house with an unforgettable incentive: Buy one get one free

Church Farm House is a beautiful place near Winchester that comes with a magnificent extra: a second country house within the grounds.<p>The idea of …

Farmhouses

A lovely country house that comes with its own vineyard and winery

Why merely move out to the country when an entire change of lifestyle could be yours for the same price?<p>As country house price tags go, £1.75 million …

Houses

Four gorgeous properties, as seen in the pages of Country Life

Our weekly round-up of properties advertised in Country Life includes a period property in Essex and a stately home in Berkshire.<p>Berkshire – £26 …

Real Estate

Trump’s Dump: President Trump Says ‘That White House Is A Real Dump’ To Explain 43 Golf Club Visits

President Trump has a 60-room mansion dubbed Trump’s “Country House” in Westchester County, New York. There’s also Trump’s famous penthouse in Trump …

Donald Trump

It’s official: Congress has handcuffed Donald Trump on Russia

The president just grudgingly signed a sanctions bill that puts him on a leash.<p>It’s official: Congress has handcuffed Donald Trump on Russia.<p>On Wednesday morning, President Trump grudgingly signed a bill into law that imposes new sanctions on Russia and sharply limits his ability to lift them. …

Russia

This Taplow village country house overlooks the well-known cricket ground

The ground has hosted many celebrity matches with the likes of Michael Parkinson and Tony Blackburn.<p><b>Wickenden is nestled away on the edge of Taplow</b> …

Architecture

Hotel owner fined for giving bogus star ratings to his country house

A hotel owner has been fined £5,000 for having bogus star ratings at his historic country house.<p>Paul Williams boasted a three-star AA and Wales Tourist Board rating the outside of his 16th Century hotel to entice tourists inside.<p>But his Grade 11 listed Radnorshire Arms Hotel in Powys, Mid Wales, …

Hotels

Taghkanic House

A spectacular 140 acres of land in Columbia County, New York is the site of this project. The scale and the mere beauty of the nature required a careful study of landscape and a master-plan for sitting the structures while simultaneously maintaining much of its rugged & rural beauty. The …

Architecture

This quirky treehouse is Airbnb's most popular listing in the world

Take a look inside…<p><b>Airbnb offers all sorts of accommodation, from grand country houses and castles to cosy cottages and miniature one-bed flats. But</b> …

Treehouses

Gunman opens fire on country house and car

A MAN told how a gunman blasted through his house in an attempt to kill him.<p>Lindsay Dobson said he was relaxing at his home in Ardingly when the …

Houses

Russia Turns Up the Heat on Trump Over Seized Property

Russia stepped up pressure on the U.S. to return seized diplomatic compounds after talks ended without a deal, in a dispute that’s become a test of …

Russia

A Brief History of the Revenge Dress

Breakups are never easy. But once you’ve gotten past the pints of mint chocolate chip and the wallowing to Whitney Houston’s Spotify channel, something magical happens. You turn a corner. And finally, you're ready to get back out there and show the world that you’ve moved way past …

Fashion

Seven golden rules for selling a country house

We've spoken to Britain's top country house agents to get their advice on how to sell a country house – from presentation and security to tricks and …

Real Estate

17 wonderfully enticing properties, as seen in the pages of Country Life

Take a look back at the houses which have come to the market via Country Life over the past week or so, including a magnificent Hampshire home and …

Real Estate

Immaculate country house with equestrian facilities that are second to none

Idyllic Standen House at Chute Standen on the Hampshire-Wiltshire border has been cleverly redesigned for family life.<p>At the height of the …

Architecture

A gorgeous country house for sale with a Cluedo-style secret door

This beautiful place in Northamptonshire has some wonderfully exotic features – most notably behind an initially ordinary-looking bookcase in the …

Houses

John Robshaw's Colorful Connecticut Country House - This Country Home Uses An Anti-Color Scheme

For globe-trotting fabric impresario John Robshaw, his Connecticut country house is yet another opportunity to layer his signature patterns and colors with abandon.<p>So strongly does a stripped-down, newly wrought New England aesthetic blow through Connecticut’s Litchfield Hills, tucked in the …

Houses

U.K. CEOs Head to Brexit Secretary's Lush Country House

<i>Follow</i> <i>@Brexit for all the latest news, and sign up to our daily Brexit Bulletin newsletter.</i><p>A sprawling 17th century country estate straight out of a …

Brexit

Brexit Bulletin: U.K. Plc Heads to Country House

<i>Sign up to receive the Brexit Bulletin in your inbox, and follow @Brexit on Twitter.</i><p>It’s the hottest ticket in town for Britain’s business …

Brexit

This huge 17th century country house comes with a stable yard and tennis court

The property was remodelled by renowned architect Sir Edwin Lutyens in 1926.<p><b>The Grange is the definition of the English country home, complete with</b> …

Sotheby's International Realty

This fairy tale country house sits in a beautifully remote Highlands location

The award-winning home was built in 1790<p>Overskibo House, located in Dornoch, Sutherland, within the Scottish Highlands, was built in 1790 as the …

Architecture

Pierre Sauvage Walks Us Through His 18th-Century Paris Apartment | Architectural Digest

Pierre Sauvage, owner of Casa Lopez, Paris’s go-to purveyor of boho-chic housewares, brings his exuberant vision to a classic 18th-century apartment<p>Pierre Sauvage is a floor guy. “I like classical structures and strong-looking floors, like you see in the work of David Hicks in the ’70s,” says …

France

The perfect Brexit property purchase, if you have Dh58m – in pictures

Much has already been written on Britain’s decision to disentangle itself from Europe and the effect it will have on the UK’s property market.<p>Within …

United Arab Emirates

The 9 Cutest Bed-and-Breakfasts in California

Some travelers make the trip to California to zoom down Disneyland coasters, feed the rhinos at San Diego Zoo, or soak up L.A.'s celebrity culture. …

Hotels

Huge and Historic Camden Plantation in Virginia on Market for First Time

History buffs, take note: A historic and enormous estate in Virginia is now for sale for the very first time.<p>The plantation known as Camden has been …

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