3 Of The Best… Village Homes

It’s been well reported that people are flocking to rural villages as a result of the coronavirus pandemic as they seek more space, larger gardens and a better lifestyle. We have put together some of our favourite village homes for sale to wet your appetite, from a Grade II listed 18th Century house to a contemporary family home…

Thorney

Built in 1728, this charming Grade II listed eight-bedroom house stands on the village green in the heart of Thorney. This historical village boasts a museum, abbey, green, independent shops, pub and an annual music festival, and is situated between Peterborough and Wisbech – ideal for those seeking a more rural lifestyle.

Key features at Cheriton House include period features, multiple reception rooms, a dining room, lounge, study (ideal for those looking to work from home), library, kitchen/breakfast room, utility room and cellar. As an added bonus, a converted coach house across the gravel drive would make a super annex, gym of separate office. Read more

Great Casterton

An exemplary, five bedroomed, family home enjoys superb countryside views of protected ancient land from its elevated position in the village of Great Casterton where residents can enjoy the church, garage/shop, golf club, pub/restaurant and a village hall, with the facilities of the market town of Kirkby Lonsdale just two miles away.

The current owners have masterfully extended and refurbished this beautiful stone property, combining a traditional facade with contemporary open plan living. Key features include a games room, a sumptuous master bedroom suite and a marvellous kitchen which leads seamlessly onto the terrace bringing the outside in. For those enjoy being in their gardens won’t be disappointed either, as an extensive paved terrace stretches across the back of the house from where steps lead down to a sunken seating area, whilst further steps lead down to the lawn. Read more

Bitchfield

With lovely rural views over the surrounding countryside, Mount Farm is an attractive period home dating back some 200 years nestled in the South Lincolnshire village of Bitchfield. The nearby large village of Corby Glen (3 miles) has a good range of amenities including a primary and secondary schooling, doctor’s surgery, a village shop along with two public houses, one of which has a great restaurant.

Previously a dairy farm, Mount Farm retains its historic charm and character features. The property has extensive outbuildings which include a stone built annex, three bay car port, three stables and a store. The landscaped garden is an acre and in addition to this there is a fenced paddock of five acres. Read more

Spotted something you would like to see physically or via a video tour? Contact Jan or Ildi on 01780 750 200 – we would be delighted to arrange a visit for you.

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