West Wantley House, Pulborough, West Sussex
A 16th-century house in secluded grounds overlooking its own lake with a small island reached by a stone bridge. It has flagstone floors, beamed ceilings and large, open fireplaces. 6 beds, 4 baths, 3 receps, study, cellars, garage, greenhouse, tennis court, paddock, 9.9 acres. £1.65m Chesterton Humberts 020-7594 4746.