Picture-postcard villages, historic towns, country pubs, plenty of open countryside within easy reach of the capital - the Cotswolds has it all.
The main draw of this designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, though, has to be the beautiful honey-stone houses that pepper the landscape. Fortunately, there are plenty to go around. Here are 6 on our current lust list:
Tennis Court, The Old Forge, Gloucestershire - Guide price £3,250,000
Living area, Arlescote House, Banbury - Guide price £3,500,000
Outdoor space, Arlescote House, Banbury - Guide price £3,500,000