Country Property News

A source tells us that Boris Johnson has exchanged on Brightwell Manor for £3.8mn.

Celebrated novelist Jane Austen lived in the original Steventon House for 25 years, and wrote three of her most famous works there.

The buyer of a barn conversion with 39 acres has managed to pull-off a 'rare win' to pay the lower Stamp Duty rate for mixed-use properties, says Helen Coward of Charles Russell Speechlys.

Jackson-Stops thinks house prices will dip in some markets next year, before returning to positive growth in 2024.

The Red House, a contemporary family home in rural Dorset by David Kohn Architects, has been named RIBA House of the Year 2022.

Holloway Studio has designed an ultra-modern family home near Upnor Castle, securing planning approval via the 'Country House Clause' route - which demands 'truly outstanding' architecture in rural locations

Le Clos du Coleron was designed as a holiday home for the Boot family - founders of Boots the Chemist - by the renowned architect Arthur B Grayson.

“Frankly in all of my career I have never seen anything quite like Inverdart Boathouse," says Sarah-Jane Bingham-Chick, head of Savills Exeter; "it really is quite magical."

Britain's country house market continues to romp along at pace, says Knight Frank, as "pent-up demand keeps the race for space alive

After two years of punchy growth, house prices in 25 regional market towns have fallen by an average of 2% in the last 12 months.

King’s Beeches once housed the residence of the Thai royal family, and has planning for two new luxury mansions measuring a combined 65,000 sq ft.

Britain's country house market "is normalising" after a two-year pandemic-driven boom, suggests Knight Frank as price growth peaks.