Fresh air, wide skies and beautiful scenery…the countryside offers welcome space and tranquillity, far from the madding crowd. A country retreat is a wonderful place to raise a family, enjoy country pursuits such as horse-riding, or even run a farm. Of course, country living means very different things across the world; your dream home could be a listed Georgian manor in an English country parish, an ancient farmhouse amidst the olive groves of Puglia or a state-of-the art ranch in the Old West charm of Colorado, for a true home on the range. Explore the world’s most beautiful country homes now.