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The Best Georgian Houses on the Market Right Now

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Sash windows; symmetrical facades; ornate fireplaces. When it comes to beautiful country homes, no one did it quite like the Georgians. From Austen-tacious entrance halls to ‘Capability Brown’ gardens, we’ve rounded up the most gorgeous Georgian properties on the market. 

The Best Georgian Houses On The Market Now

Altwood Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire

Georgian

High ceilings, sash windows, period fireplaces and stately gardens are the hallmarks of a Georgian home. This seven-bedroom property near Windsor has all of them in abundance. It also has a cottage style kitchen, a stone wine cellar, and a sunny yellow reception room with French doors opening onto the patio. Host garden parties among the statues and topiary outside, or go full period drama and keep a pony in the stable block. Very convenient for dramatic gallops across the neighbouring fields. Available through Hamptons for £1,750,000

Little Manor Farm, Dummer, Downstreet, Hampshire

Georgian

This Grade II listed farmhouse is the prettiest in the village. From outside, it’s the quintessence of period charm; white sash windows, rose bushes  and ivy climbing up the pretty brick façade. Indoors, meanwhile, is surprisingly modern – think fresh white walls, fitted kitchen appliances and a conservatory leading out onto the lawn. The book shelf lined study is perfect for housing all your Jane Austen paperbacks, and the wine cellar is ideal for lining up those vintage cork tops. If you venture out through the paddock and vegetable patches, you’ll even find a Grade II listed barn. Available through Knight Frank for £1,700,000

Avonstone House, Bathampton Lane, Bath

Georgian

If you want to host a Georgian ball, then this is the house for you. With an elegant sandstone façade and typically Georgian four-floor bay window, it oozes elegance and grandeur – and that’s before you’ve even stepped inside. Welcome you guests into a grand, sandstone floored atrium bathed in natural light before sweeping them up the curving staircase to one of the many soaring-ceilinged reception rooms. Let them lounge on the patio and first floor balcony, dip in the hot tub, or explore the elegant landscaped grounds. With a purpose built wine cellar, their drinks will never run dry. Available through Knight Frank for £4,000,000

The Crescent, Norwich

Georgian

In the heart of historic Norwich, this handsome home is the quintessential Georgian townhouse. Behind the pillared front door and symmetrical facade you’ll find chique modern reception rooms with checkerboard flooring alongside more traditional dining rooms. The five bedrooms are generous and the sweeping glass extension opens out onto a courtyard garden ideal for al fresco dining after a day in town. Available through Humberts POA

Mossknowe House, Gretna Green, Dumfries & Galloway

Georgian

If you fancy yourself as a Georgian country gent, then Mossknowe house could be your dream home. With over 40 acres of gardens and grounds, a stable block and a dressage area, this estate is made for country living. Indoors there’s high ceilings and sash windows throughout (perfect for gazing out over your land). And with the infamous Gretna Green just a short carriage ride away, you’re guaranteed all the period drama you can get. Downton – eat your heat out. Available through Finest Properties for £2,000,000

The Most Elegant Townhouses On The Market Now

York Street, Marylebone, W1U

luxury property

Who said you had to move to the country to live like a Georgian? With a staggering twelve bedrooms, curved central staircase and vaulted tiled hallway, this Grade II listed property was made for hosting London balls. There’s high ceilings, wood flooring and sash windows throughout, so your guests will have no trouble feeling like Jane Austen characters. Alternatively, take a trip to the 21st Century by hitting up the fashionable bars and restaurants of Marylebone just a short stroll away. Available through Dexters for £6,750,000

Wall House, Green Lane, Wall, Lichfield, Staffordshire

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You can easily imagine guest’s rolling up Wall House’s curved driveway in the carriages and finery. Step behind the symmetrical face and you’ll find elegant drawing rooms, stone fireplaces, a grand central staircase and eight generous bedrooms. And that’s before you’ve even gotten to the sauna, tennis courts and ‘Capability Brown’ style gardens. Country living in total elegance. Available through Knight Frank for £4,250,00

The Old Rectory, Lavendon, Buckinghamshire

country home

Nothing says Georgian like an old rectory, and this one – Grade II listed and just sixteen minutes drive from the popular town of Bedford – is a picture perfect country home. Inside there’s high ceilings, fireplaces, elegant sash windows and grand reception rooms – in short, all the trappings of a period home. Outdoors is no less stately; think wraparound walled gardens, sweeping lawns and driveways, and a glorious view of the church. Available through Michael Graham, POA

Haygrass House, Taunton, Somerset

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With an elegant sandstone facade straight out of Pride & Prejudice, this magnificent Somerset country home will fulfil all your period drama dreams. An elegant entrance hall will welcome party guests to this magnificent Georgian country house in Somerset. You’ll then have the option of entertaining them in the light-filled, south-facing drawing room, the library with French windows leading to the gardens, or the high-ceilinged ballroom. A choice of thirteen bedrooms means there’s space aplenty for everyone to stay. Available through Knight Frank for £2,950,000

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