Whether it’s a peaceful pint or some gastro grub, what better way to celebrate than in a fabulous local pub? There’s nothing quite like having a place to unwind right at your doorstep, so we’ve scoured the country to find the homes that benefit from being just a stone’s throw away from one of the UK’s greatest pubs!
1. Pulborough, West Sussex, 4 bedrooms
This cottage occupies a delightful plot of just under 0.25 acres with generous parking and an extensive period garage. Boasting handsome stone elevations with glorious wisteria at the front, the cottage offers comfortable family accommodation, creating a home of immense charm and character in a popular location.
Nearby pub: Three Tuns Freehouse
2. Putney, London, 3 bedrooms
This exceptional three-bedroom apartment, with designated off-street parking, extends to over 3,000 sq. ft internally and is surrounded on two sides by a beautifully designed, private, south-facing garden. It can be found in Hotham Hall, on a quiet residential street, moments from Putney and the Thames, and within easy reach of Barnes and its green spaces.
Nearby pub: The Half Moon
3. Birmingham, West Midlands, 4 bedrooms
This spectacular semi-detached freehold, four-bedroom property is located on the sought-after development, Centurion Way. It offers a spacious living accommodation throughout, boasting modern interiors. The house includes an entrance hall, reception room, kitchen/diner, four bedrooms, two en-suites, family bathroom, garden, parking and a single garage.
Nearby pub: The Country Girl
4. Richmond, North Yorkshire, 5 bedrooms
Gunnerside has a popular community-owned pub, church, primary school, tearoom, and a village hall which holds activities such as a monthly film night. Staney Gill is a superb, detached house and it is believed that this property was originally three cottages and now offers spacious accommodation with a flexible layout. The cottage has original character features throughout including stone flag flooring, exposed beams, original fireplaces and a spiral stone staircase.
Nearby pub: Tan Hill Inn
5. Whitstable, Kent, 5 bedrooms
‘Summerset’ is an architect-designed home occupying a sumptuous plot of 0.399 acres with the most spectacular seascape backdrop. The accommodation was built in 1976 and it was ahead of its time in both build and design. Thoughtfully designed to follow the naturally-sloping topography of the coastline, it’s safe to say you will not find another home quite like it.
Nearby pub: The Old Neptune
6. St. Albans, Hertfordshire, 4 bedrooms
This incredible four-bedroom detached home carefully blends character and charm such as exposed beams and wood-burning stoves with stylish modern touches. The well-planned accommodation is arranged over two floors with a versatile ground floor layout which can be utilised in a number of different ways.
Nearby pub: Ye Olde Fighting Cocks
7. South Shields, Tyne & Wear, 4 bedrooms
This wonderfully warm and inviting home has been lovingly upgraded by the current owners and has a charming blend of Victorian and modern styles. Located close to Harton village, and The Nook, this home and its surroundings offer the perfect family lifestyle.
Nearby pub: The Marsden Grotto
8. Fordwich, Kent, 4 bedrooms
This enchanting Grade II Listed property has recently undergone a comprehensive programme of renovation and preservation, with a meticulous degree of care and craftsmanship. The Old Rectory dates back to the 15th century and has a wealth of history and is flourishing in original features, such as exposed beams, solid oak reclaimed floorboards, inglenook fireplaces, and original latch-key doors.
Nearby pub: The Fordwich Arms
9. Brighton, Sussex, 4 bedrooms
A simply stunning, architecturally designed four-bedroom detached family home situated on one of the city’s most desirable roads within close reach of everything Brighton and Hove has to offer.
Nearby pub: The Grand Central
10. Ashbourne, Derbyshire, 7 bedrooms
Manor House Farm is a Georgian period farmhouse and sits in extensive gardens and grounds which, together with an adjoining paddock, extends in total to approximately 3.3 acres.
Nearby pub: The Duncombe Arms
11. Great Dunmow, Essex, 4 bedrooms
This detached four-bedroom family home is situated a walking distance from Great Dunmow town centre. The property offers open plan living space on the ground floor including an entrance hall, cloakroom, lounge, living area, dining area and a kitchen; as well as on the first floor four spacious bedrooms with a family bathroom and en-suite facilities to the principal bedroom. Externally the property offers a converted double garage boasting annexe living space comprising: kitchenette, living area, bedroom, and en-suite; driveway parking for four vehicles, and a fully enclosed rear garden.
Nearby pub: The Beehive
12. Halifax, West Yorkshire, 4 bedrooms
This exceptional four-bedroom detached residence is a unique opportunity to purchase which is situated within the heart of the highly sought-after residential village of Skircoat Green. Dating back to 1936 and retaining a wealth of original art deco features throughout, including bespoke cornice and coving, leaded stain glass windows, arched wall niches, feature wall lighting and Vitrolite tiles.
Nearby pub: Shibden Mill Inn
13. Forty Green, Buckinghamshire, 3 bedrooms
This is a spacious three-bedroom first-floor apartment with a garage set in the beautiful setting of Gomms Wood House in large, tranquil, secluded grounds and offering commanding views. Walking distance to Beaconsfield New Town with its full range of shops and amenities as well as the train station to London Marylebone within 23 minutes.
Nearby pub: The Royal Standard of England
14. Exeter, Devon, 5 bedrooms
This five-bedroom detached property with circa 2500 sq feet of accommodation is very well looked after. The current owners have tastefully modernised the kitchen and bathrooms/shower rooms in recent years. Laid out over three floors, you certainly feel like this property has everything you need in the way of accommodation. In terms of its location High Croft Park is a prestigious private road on the fringes of Exeter City Centre. Not only is it very peaceful in the cul-de-sac but there are super views across nearby woodlands.
Nearby pub: Ship Inn
15. Lymington, Hampshire, 3 bedrooms
A stunning new forest home, built just over ten years ago to an individual bespoke design. The property provides an excellent balance of accommodation with open-plan living and a vaulted ceiling on the first floor. The property is situated within yards of the open forest in this peaceful hamlet, and yet only five minutes from Lymington Town Centre.
Nearby pub: The Mayflower
If you’re searching for your dream home, or yours is ready to sell, contact your local Guild Member today to begin your journey.