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Every year the British Sunday Times newspaper release the results of their survey showing the best places in the UK to live, for 2014 the winner is Skipton in North Yorkshire. Skipton has some excellent schools, very low crime rate and of course some of the best scenery in the UK, so it is obvious why it has won. Skipton or Skipton-in-Craven to give it it’s full name is also in an area of outstanding natural beauty and is so often over looked by visitors to the UK. This year there is an extra reason to visit Skipton, the Tour de France cycle race will be passing through the area, being a popular location for the cycling community this should create quite a buzz. The Elysian Estates team recently visited Skipton and we were all taken with the area, many of us wanted to move there which isn’t a bad sign! Whilst we were there we visited one of the most stunning exclusive stay properties in the UK, Broughton Hall.

Broughton Hall the Stately Home to rent in England

Broughton Hall the Stately Home to rent in England

Set in 3000 acres of beautiful countryside the Broughton Hall estate includes several other buildings which some of them are also available for hire. These include Eden and their new luxury cottage Higher Scarcliffe.

Eden at Broughton Hall the luxury house to rent in England

Eden at Broughton Hall the luxury house to rent in England

 

Higher Scarcliffe at Broughton Hall the luxury house to rent in England

Higher Scarcliffe at Broughton Hall the luxury house to rent in England

These vastly different properties can provide a whole range of property solutions from weddings to big celebrations to weekend breaks there is something for all. If you would like to know more about any of these properties our customer service team a