From a Grade II-listed property with follies in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Lancashire to an 18th-century bastide in Provence with a walled garden, we bring you seven of the best properties with courtyards and secret gardens.
From a converted chapel in Snowdonia with five-bedrooms and two one-bedroom holiday lets to a Grade II-listed cottage in woodland in Dorset.
From a Grade II-listed Arts & Crafts house overlooking Sandwich Bay in Kent, to a four-acre estate in Westport, Connecticut.
From a 19th-century house built in a French Renaissance style in Matlock, Derbyshire, to an 1830s castle in Calais, France.
From a highland shooting lodge with more than 4,000 acres in Sutherland to a Grade II-listed Tudor manor in East Sussex with a fallow, roe and muntjac deer shoot.
From a contemporary steel-framed house built into a hillside in Newbury, West Berkshire, to a partially restored chateau near Bergerac in the Dordogne.
From a Grade II-listed hall with fishing rights and 21 acres in Lancashire to a one-bedroom artist’s apartment in Kensington.
From a Georgian castle on the Isle of Coll in the Inner Hebrides to a farmhouse with 170 acres on the Pembrokeshire coast.
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From an East Sussex oast house with grounds used to run a luxury camping business to a 16-acre zoo-licensed farm on the edge of Exmoor National Park, the best properties that will give you an income.