Thatched cottages for sale – in pictures

Old meets new in this L-shaped cottage with a decorative thatched roof. The original part of the Grade II-listed property is home to the kitchen, a separate breakfast room, a sitting room, a dining room, a drawing room, a boot room and a study. Upstairs there are four bedrooms with panelled walls in the eaves. A new addition, with galleried ceiling, opens on to the garden. At the front there’s a wrought iron pergola on a planted patio, shrouded in greenery. The 0.4-hectare (one-acre) plot backs on to the village church. £1.475m. Savills, 0115 9348 020The Guardian