England's Smallest Castle Is for Sale, and It's Not as Expensive as You'd Expect
If you've ever dreamed of living in a castle, now is the chance you've been waiting. In Long Compton, Warwickshire, Englan's smallest castle has just come up for sale. The home is a Grade II castle that has .61 acre plot of land near the village of Long Compton in Warwickshire. This castle was designed by British architect Edward Blore as a gatehouse on the northern edge of the Cotswolds for the Weston Park Estate. Blore was the architect who extended Buckingham Palace for Queen Victoria and restored Lambeth Palace. The tiny castle even comes with its tower. The inside is lovely, with a cast iron Victorian fireplace that adds antiquity to this castle that looks like a modern home. If you've been thinking of buying a home, this could be the place for you.
This tiny castle for sale is known as Mollys Lodge. To buy a home like this, you would get to enjoy all sorts of lovely details that are throughout this beautiful piece of real estate. With turrets, stone mullion windows and a Victorian cast-iron fireplace, the castle house resembles a miniature castle. The master bedroom in the tiny castle has an en suite and features exposed beams. There is also a beautiful and quirky wrought-iron spiralling staircase through the house that sets it apart. Opposite Molly's Lodge is Molly’s Mews, which is a detached garage with an office and external stairs that lead to a one-bedroom annex that is complete with a living-room, kitchen, a double bedroom and a separate bathroom. Along with being the king or the queen of your tiny castle, if you were to buy a home like this you would enjoy all sorts of privacy as the house is practically self-sufficient. With a chicken-run, a vegetable patch, a pond and an orchard. There are also beautiful formal lawns, with box hedging and sweet-smelling herbaceous borders.
Imagine if you were to buy a home that is a castle, this is like a dream come true. The kitchen in this tiny castle is gorgeous and spacious. You will want to take a look at the bedroom that has a fantastic view of the greenery surrounding the home. The castle property even has its gardens. You can sit by the castle pond or stroll along the stone path. The tiny castle even comes with an adorable guest house, so your friends and family will have a place to stay. The little guest home looks quite ordinary on the outside. But on the inside, it is the perfect getaway for people to enjoy. Natural sunlight fills the entire room, allowing guests to enjoy their stay. To buy a home like this is possible, with this charming castle on the market for $688,710 (that is if it's still available).
The Cotswolds is an area in the south-central England that contains the Cotswold Hills. The Cotswold Hills are a range of rolling hills that rise from the upper Thames meadows to the escarpment, known as the Cotswold Edge. The scenic area is defined by the bedrock of Jurassic limestone that creates a type of grassland habitat that is rare in the UK, and that is quarried for the golden coloured Cotswold stone. The area contains unique features that are derived from the use of this mineral with the predominantly rural landscape that contains stone-built villages, historical towns and stately homes and beautiful gardens. This beautiful tiny castle for sale can be found on the Shareably site. On the site, you will find all sorts of DIY ideas, entertainment, life, animals, food and more. **
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