St George on Guernsey is “one of the island’s best landed homes,” says Lindsay Cuthill, head of Savills Country department – and it’s available for outsiders to buy.
“Having taken stock during the first three months of the year people are now coming to market and being decisive,” says Russell Grieve, office head at Knight Frank Haslemere. “Where property is realistically priced, it is selling quickly and attracting competition.”
Elmbridge Council has approved proposals to reinstate a significant main house on the Wayneflete Estate
Another 140 branded homes are being added to the celebrity-favoured luxury Gloucestershire enclave, thanks to “unprecedented demand for homes on the main estate”.
“Riverside Manor presents a 21st Century lifestyle like no other,” says Crispin Holborow, Country Director of The Private Office at Savills. “I expect this to be one of the finest waterfront properties to come to the market this year.”
Prime regional house prices have finally topped their 2007 (pre-Global Financial Crisis) peak, says Knight Frank, and “there remains headroom for future growth”.
“Turville Grange is one of the most beautiful and renowned country houses in England,” says estate agent Gary Hersham.
Knight Frank and Savills have both flagged a revival for central London’s property market in the opening months of this year. Prices are rising, buyer activity is up, and supply is picking up faster than in other parts of the country, as the back to work trend continues…
Now a luxury residence favoured by movie stars, The Deer Tower was originally built as a verderer’s look-out or an ‘eyecatcher’
Aristocratic venture “enables landowners to retain a long-term involvement in the development of their land,” offering “patient capital” to allow inherited estates to stay in the family.
Norfolk’s 1,953-acre Gawdy Hall estate includes the 117-acre parkland setting of a 16th century stately home – offering the potential to create a new grand country residence alongside a significant farming operation.
Once owned by Catherine Parr’s grandfather, Stanstead Hall is “a perfect example of a moated Grade II listed country house”, says selling agency Savills.