<div style="display:inline;"> <img height="1" width="1" style="border-style:none;" alt="" src="//googleads.g.doubleclick.net/pagead/viewthroughconversion/1028731116/?value=0&amp;guid=ON&amp;script=0">
12 ISSUES FOR £24 Subscribe to Kent Life today click here

Latest

These three luxury properties in Sellindge, Birchington and Staplehurst are great options

Read full story »
May 2017

Jane and Eddie Chorlton’s farmhouse home at Halesworth is flooded with memories accumulated over three generations. Words and images: Tony Hall

Read full story »

Hot Property with historic charm

Monday, May 22, 2017

Tim Rutter is a director of the David Bur Group and primarily operates from the North Essex office in Castle Hedingham. Tim has been specialising in rural and village property marketing in this region for nearly 20 years.

Read full story »

Dating from the late 15th century, Broom Manor in Cottered was in need of love and expert attention when it was discovered by a London couple looking for a rural life. Today, the restored former farm is testament to their passion

Read full story »
May 2017

Hertfordshire is known for having some of the highest property prices in the UK. We have selected five of the most extravagant and costly on sale this month

Read full story »

Why you should move to Wells

Monday, May 8, 2017

Wells is not just next to the sea – it is pretty near heaven too

Read full story »
May 2017

The Avenue, Wanstead OIEO £2,000,000 freehold

Read full story »

Ad Feature: Crafting success with Jack Brunsdon & Son

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Jack Brunsdon was a master craftsman with a passion for making things from wood. He turned his hand to many varied forms of joinery, including deck chairs, toboggans and even the rear timber body work of the Morris Traveller estate motor car before settling on high quality windows and doors

Read full story »

Tree House vision becomes reality

Monday, April 24, 2017

A landmark home will be a lasting legacy to a Suffolk architect

Read full story »

After their newly-bought 1970s home cracked wide open, a couple with an eye to elegance and the environment embarked on a mission to create something new. Pat Bramley investigates Spring House in Little Gaddesden

Read full story »
April 2017

Described by Edward Hasted as ‘the greatest ornament of this part of the county’, Barham Court has been ‘saved’ by being converted to serviced office accommodation. Words by: Pat Crawford. Pictures by: Manu Palomeque and courtesy of Barham Court

Read full story »
April 2017

Making a move to Cromer

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Endless Victorian seaside charm and a fantastic place for all the family, Cromer really is the gem of the Norfolk coast

Read full story »
April 2017

Mark and Ruth Crisp have converted a Methodist chapel at Knodishall into a home from home that they love to share. Words and photos: Tony Hall

Read full story »

What are the key indicators of an up-and-coming location? Matthew Craker of Fine and Country Brookmans Park outlines 11 signs that an area could be a smart place to buy

Read full story »
April 2017

The early 16th century East Barsham Manor, reportedly a favourite haunt of King Henry VIII, is now on sale. Could you become Lady/Lord Barsham?

Read full story »

Ad Feature: Protect your home’s devices from cyber threats

Friday, April 7, 2017

With the digital revolution comes a need for protection. Devices can be infected with viruses even when turned off! Here we find out how to protect your smart home with smart security

Read full story »

James Francis Homes has competed its latest development, an eco-friendly, four-bedroom, contemporary home at 5 Paget Road, Ipswich

Read full story »

Most people redecorate when they move home, but for one Brookmans Park couple things went a step or two further. Pat Bramley looks at how a traditional property was reimagined for the 21st century

Read full story »
March 2017

Sally Noakes, head of Strutt and Parker Harpenden, outlines the often-overlooked impact quality restaurants can have on surrounding property prices

Read full story »
March 2017

The floating home

Monday, March 20, 2017

The Dutch barge, Onderneming, at Pin Mill, is the much treasured floating home of Charlie McLaren. Words and images by Tony Hall

Read full story »

April’s hottest properties

Monday, March 20, 2017

Take a peek at the hottest properties in Essex this April. Stunning country houses with lots of extra space to enjoy

Read full story »

With rocketing property prices across the capital, more and more people are choosing to enlarge their home instead of moving

Read full story »

Hot Property with Countryside charm

Monday, March 13, 2017

Whether crackling with frost on a bright winter morning or bathed in summer sun, the countryside holds enormous appeal

Read full story »

Andrew Loveday, sales & marketing director for Essex-based homebuilder Countryside, explains how a developer can help if you have a home to sell

Read full story »

Modern barn conversion in St Ippolyts

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

A barn in St Ippolyts once used for cattle is the heart of a courtyard complex that marries ancient building techniques and the surrounding environment with contemporary design. Pat Bramley reports

Read full story »
February 2017

Topics of Interest

Food and Drink Directory

Subscribe or buy a mag today


subscription ad
Kent Life Application Link


Job search in your local area




Local Business Directory

Kent's trusted business finder

Search For a Car In Your Area

Property Search