Northamptonshire is a county in the East Midlands of England. The home of George Washington and an important historical centre for the production of leather, modern Northamptonshire is a scenic and beautiful county. With locations ranging from busy and bustling Northampton to scenic villages such as Glapthorn and Brington, Northamptonshire can offer properties and styles of living perfect for everyone. Historians can visit the range of museums and historic houses in Northamptonshire, from the Abingdon Park Museum to the Manor House Museum in Kettering to the beautiful Althorp and Boughton Houses in their extensive sculpted grounds. Shopaholics can enjoy the fantastic range of high-street and independent shops available in Northampton, whilst sporty types can make ample use of the gyms and leisure centres available throughout the county. Those looking for a bustling lifestyle, meanwhile, will enjoy living in Northampton, with its great pubs, bars and clubs. Young families will be delighted by the range of state and independent schools in the area, whilst professionals can enjoy commutes to Birmingham and London of only an hour. Properties to rent in Northamptonshire range from fantastically affordable, modern flats to beautiful, Victorian-style terraces perfect for growing families and young professionals to expansive homes set in the beautiful Northamptonshire countryside.