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Properties of the week: Grade II houses for £500,000 or less

Featuring thatched cottages, period features and a stone inglenook fireplace

1

Staffordshire: £500,000

Merchants House, Edingale

Merchants House, Edingale

Dating back to the 1600s and retaining a wealth of original features, this charming detached cottage is surrounded by beautiful countryside and is just a short stroll from the banks of the River Mease. 3 beds, family bath, kitchen/dining room, recep, snug, knot garden with topiary, potting shed, parking. 

2

Peterborough: £450,000

Corner Cottage

Corner Cottage, Etton

Dating back to the 16th century, this delightful thatched cottage has been painstakingly renovated and modernised. Main suite, 1 further bed, open-plan kitchen/living room, art studio/annexe, garden. 

3

Kent: £350,000

Wolfe Cottages, Westerham

Wolfe Cottages, Westerham

A picturesque terraced cottage situated in the heart of this small town, just a short distance from Sevenoaks. Character features include exposed beams and brickwork and a brick fireplace with a wood-burning stove. 2 beds, family bath, kitchen, recep, courtyard garden. 

4

Northamptonshire: £485,000

Brockhall, Northampton

Brockhall, Northampton

This Jacobean hall has been restored and converted into seven flats. Main suite, 1 further bed, family bath, kitchen, 2 receps, gardens, parking. 

5

Devon: £450,000

North Street, Dolton, Winkleigh

North Street, Dolton, Winkleigh

A charming cottage with beamed ceilings, an inglenook fireplace and a snug. 4 beds, family bath, kitchen, 2 receps, gardens, parking. 

6

Kent: £500,000

Mystole House, Mystole, Canterbury

Mystole House, Mystole, Canterbury

A characterful apartment in an impressive Georgian mansion surrounded by apple orchards and lush countryside. 3 beds, family bath, shower room, kitchen, 2 receps, roof terrace, parking. 

7

Dorset: £475,000

Elwell Street, Weymouth

Elwell Street, Weymouth

This charming stone and thatched cottage comes with many period features, including exposed beams and a stone inglenook fireplace. 3 beds, family bath, kitchen, 2 receps, landscaped garden. 

8

Berkshire: £500,000

High Street, Eton

High Street, Eton

Conveniently situated in the heart of this historic town between the River Thames and Eton College. 3 beds, family bath, kitchen, dining room, study, recep, walled garden. 

9

Dorset: £365,000

Church Hill, South Perrott, Beaminster

Church Hill, South Perrott, Beaminster

A lovely thatched cottage in a charming village setting overlooking the church. 3 beds, family bath, kitchen/dining room, recep, mature garden. 

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