Top 10 rural properties
If the thought of escaping to the countryside fills you with joy then you are not alone. In fact Rightmove recently reported that they have seen a 126% rise in the number of enquiries from city residents about village homes across June and July 2020 compared to the same period last year1.
From farm cottages to country houses, rolling hills to private lakes we have have picked our top 10 rural properties currently on the market to whet your appetite and remember If the amount you pay for your main home is in England and under £500,000 you will pay no stamp duty if you buy a property before 31 March 2021. If the property is your main residence and in Scotland then no tax is charged on properties under £250,000 until 31 March 2021. For more information take a look at the calculators below.
1. A former workshop to the saw mills
Asking price £850,000
Lordsvale Court, Kennel Hill, CT15
2. Eco friendly with views over the hills
3. A barn conversion amongst the rolling countryside
Guide price £350,000
Longcombe Farm Cottages, Longcombe, TQ9
4. Converted country house
Offers in the region of £185,000
Bertram Avenue, Carnwath, Lanark, ML11
Luxurious three bedroom apartment, within the converted Bertram House. An impressive, historical country house, dating back to the 17th century. This is one of eleven apartments within the conversion, beautifully presented both internally and also the manicured gardens, residents parking and tennis court. A property that will appeal to a variety of buyer, from young professionals through to retiree, particularly with Edinburgh only a short 20 minute drive. This particular apartment was the developers show home, therefore finished to a very high standard, it also has its own private entrance. Comprising three double bedrooms, all with fitted wardrobes, master en suite shower room, family bathroom and fabulous open plan lounge / kitchen / dining area. A wonderful modern apartment with gorgeous sash and case double glazed windows, high ceilings, ample storage space and modern decor. One we highly recommend viewing, with the open vista out over the surrounding countryside towards the Pentland Hills simply stunning.
5. Surrounded by 86 acres of new parkland and open space
Guide price £290,000
Grayston House, 1 Ottley Drive, SE3
6. Stunning conversion with numerous walking routes
Dalley Lane, Belper, DE56
OFFERED WITH NO UPWARD CHAIN - TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THE STAMP DUTY 'HOLIDAY'
Freshly back on the market with a generous £20,000 price reduction. This stunning conversion has been lovingly transformed to create a high standard of living space. Beautifully presented throughout comprising a large entrance hall, light and spacious open plan lounge/dining room with bi-fold doors exiting to the garden. The superb contemporary kitchen incorporates a range of integrated Bosch/Siemens/Neff appliances. A sizeable separate utility room with access to the downstairs WC.
A gorgeous master bedroom with garden views and an en-suite, two well proportioned single bedrooms and a stylish family bathroom. The garden includes a patio area with steps leading up to a terraced garden featuring a lawn, well-stocked flower beds, rockery area with waterfall pond and a variety of mature planting and trees. Providing a sustainable heating solution, the entire property, including the downstairs underfloor heating is supplied by an Air Source Heat Pump. Direct to property fibre-optic broadband has also recently been installed permitting speeds of up to 900 Mbps.
7. Overlooking the cricket club and close to open countryside
8. Access to the private lake and park areas of the estate
Asking price £247,500
The Courtyard Axwell Park, Blaydon-On-Tyne, NE21
9. Fantastic views and set in a vibrant rural community
Asking price £375,000
Drynie Park, Muir Of Ord, IV6
10. Located in beautiful countryside
Offers in the region of £425,000
Yew Tree Cottage, Yew Tree Lane, B32