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Updates keep Aga hot

Updates keep Aga hot

It’s the “hottest” oven in Britain so what’s the secret of its success? Sharon Dale reports

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For sale: 10-bedroom Yorkshire mansion that has its own hat room and cross-country course

For sale: 10-bedroom Yorkshire mansion that has its own hat room and cross-country course

A Grade II-listed Queen Anne mansion with a private equestrian complex has gone on the market.

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Real Home: All about eaves

Real Home: All about eaves

A clever attic conversion created a luxurious loft apartment in this house in Wharfedale. Sharon Dale reports. Pictures by Jonathan Gawthorpe.

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Japanese knotweed a growing threat to sales

Japanese knotweed a growing threat to sales

If you have Japanese knotweed in or around your garden you can forget any chance of a quick sale.

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For sale: The Yorkshire cottage offering the best of coast and country

For sale: The Yorkshire cottage offering the best of coast and country

This double-fronted, stone-built cottage is a charmer, both inside and out and it came as a ready-made package when Elizabeth Buckley bought it three years ago as a holiday let.

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Property People Q&A: Tim Gower

Property People Q&A: Tim Gower

Tim Gower is Director and Head of Residential at Robin Jessop Ltd, whih has offices in Bedale and Leyburn, www.robinjessop.co.uk

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Real Home: First class conversion

Real Home: First class conversion

This village home is proof of the owner’s skill and bravery in using bold colour and mixing vintage and modern to great effect. Sharon Dale reports. Pictures by Gary Longbottom.

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Locals lose out to outside investors

Locals lose out to outside investors

The landlord exodus has begun but in some areas of the Yorkshire it is foreign and southern investors not first-time buyers who are taking their place. Sharon Dale reports.

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Quirky in the country: buildings for conversion

Quirky in the country: buildings for conversion

Chances to convert interesting rural buildings into homes don’t come along often. Sharon Dale reports on some for sale and two ready made.

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Aldi and Lidl catching up with Waitrose effect on prices

Aldi and Lidl catching up with Waitrose effect on prices

New research from Lloyds Bank has found that living near a local supermarket can push up your property’s value by £21,500 compared to homes in nearby areas without a supermarket chain.The report also reveals that having a premium brand on your doorstep means buyers typically need to pay top prices. Homes in areas with a Waitrose, Marks & Spencer or Sainsbury’s are most likely to command a higher house price premium when compared to the wider town average.

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