From a 16th-century village house in Widdington, Essex, to a medieval manor house in Fardel, near Dartmoor, eight of the best properties for sale with minstrels’ galleries.
From a converted Victorian Gothic revival church in Worcestershire to a former rectory with more than two acres of grounds near Doncaster, South Yorkshire, eight of the best properties for around £500,000.
From a Grade II-listed Georgian farmhouse used as a yoga retreat in Devon to a restored manoir with 50 acres in Gascony, France.
From a private estate in Mustique’s Endeavour foothills to a grand villa on the Golden Mile in Marbella, Spain.
From a Grade II-listed cottage with views of the South Downs in West Sussex to a grand mansion with 12 acres in New Jersey, US.
From an award-winning architectural design in Quebec, Canada, to a luxurious log cabin in a forest near Aspen, Colorado.
From a 17th-century castle with more than 20 acres in Casale Monferrato, Italy, to a former rectory in Kent producing award-winning wines.
From a restored country house with three acres in Gascony, France, to a one-bedroom flat in Parsons Green, London.
From a Grade II-listed Elizabethan manor with a recording studio in Suffolk to a “bubble palace” with a 500-seat outdoor auditorium in Théoule-sur-Mer, France.
From a converted Grade II-listed windmill in Lincolnshire with two acres of grounds to a two-bedroom maisonette in the centre of Bath.
From a restored manor with mountain views in Mallorca to a Victorian house overlooking Lake Windermere with a boathouse and jetty.