I have always been a sucker for Italianate style houses with mansard roofs. especially when then have an awesome front porches and asymmetrical wings built off the sides!
Okay even for the Cotswolds this is ridiculously beautiful. Did you notice there are shutters missing and a windowpane or two, yet the garden is flourishing with attention? A barefoot gypsy lady wearing an orange silk tea-gown lives here, and she has her priorities in order. (photographer Dave Porter)