Escape to the Country

Escape to the Country

2003 - 2016, Home / Garden, Finance
Helping prospective buyers find their dream home in the country.

Episode Guide

  • Escape to the Country - Leicestershire (Season 17 Episode 15)
    Season 17 Episode 15:

    Leicestershire

    Alistair Appleton assists a couple with a love of entertaining who have £450,000 to find a country home in Leicestershire. Alistair also meets the Duchess of Rutland, who fills him in on an exciting discovery at Belvoir Castle.

  • Escape to the Country - Escape to the Country (Season 17 Episode 6)
    Season 17 Episode 6:

    Escape to the Country

    Ginny Buckley is house hunting in Herefordshire with a couple who have a budget of 330k and want to move from the coast to the countryside.

  • Escape to the Country - Escape to the Country (Season 17 Episode 5)
    Season 17 Episode 5:

    Escape to the Country

    Nicki Chapman is house hunting with a creative couple who have 375k to start a new life in rural Devon where they can indulge in their arts and crafts; Nicki visits a vast collection of military memorabilia.

  • Escape to the Country - North Wales (Season 15 Episode 70)
    Season 15 Episode 70:

    North Wales

    Jules helps a couple find their first home together in north Wales. Their dream Welsh rural property needs to come with a price tag of £300,000. Jules experiences the dramatic local landscape first-hand as he tries white-water rafting.

  • Escape to the Country - Escape to the Country (Season 15 Episode 65)
    Season 15 Episode 65:

    Escape to the Country

    Nicki Chapman is helping a couple relocate to the Gloucestershire countryside with a healthy budget of £550,000 to spend. While in the region, Nicki explores the extraordinary collection of an English eccentric.

  • Escape to the Country - North Dorset (Season 15 Episode 62)
    Season 15 Episode 62:

    North Dorset

    Jules Hudson is helping a couple of retirees find a cozy and character-filled property in the Dorset countryside; while in the county, Jules learns the country art of thatching.

  • Escape to the Country - East Midlands (Season 15 Episode 61)
    Season 15 Episode 61:

    East Midlands

    Nicki Chapman is house hunting with a newly married couple that wish to escape London life and move closer to family in rural East Midlands; while in the area, Nicki takes a fancy to some award winning feathered friends.

  • Escape to the Country - Escape to the Country (Season 15 Episode 60)
    Season 15 Episode 60:

    Escape to the Country

    Jules helps a couple find a home with business potential.

  • Escape to the Country - Oxfordshire (Season 15 Episode 58)
    Season 15 Episode 58:

    Oxfordshire

    Jonnie Irwin is in Oxfordshire looking for country retreats for a retired couple.

  • Escape to the Country - Hertfordshire (Season 15 Episode 55)
    Season 15 Episode 55:

    Hertfordshire

    Jules house hunts with a newlywed couple who plan to escape London life for the more rural surrounds of Hertfordshire and have a healthy budget to fund their country dream.

  • Escape to the Country - West Wales (Season 15 Episode 33)
    Season 15 Episode 33:

    West Wales

  • Escape to the Country - Scottish Highlands (Season 15 Episode 28)
    Season 15 Episode 28:

    Scottish Highlands

  • Escape to the Country - County Durham (Season 15 Episode 26)
    Season 15 Episode 26:

    County Durham

    Alistair Appleton helps a father and daughter-in-law duo find a home in rural County Durham.

  • Escape to the Country - Escape to the Country (Season 15 Episode 6)
    Season 15 Episode 6:

    Escape to the Country

    Alistair helps newlyweds find their first home in rural Cambridgeshire.

  • Escape to the Country - South Cambridgeshire (Season 15 Episode 6)
    Season 15 Episode 6:

    South Cambridgeshire

    Alistair helps newlyweds find their first home in rural Cambridgeshire.

  • Escape to the Country - Snowdonia (Season 15 Episode 3)
    Season 15 Episode 3:

    Snowdonia

    Jules helps a couple from Essex with £450,000 to spend, who are seeking a rural home with business potential in North Wales. Jules also visits one of Snowdonia's hidden treasures that has been opened up to the public for the first time in 140 years.

  • Escape to the Country - Escape to the Country (Season 14 Episode 40)
    Season 14 Episode 40:

    Escape to the Country

    Alistair Appleton is introducing a couple of city dwellers to the rural charms of Wiltshire, in the hope of finding them a forever country home. While in the county, Alistair also gets the lowdown on an epic canal restoration project.

  • Escape to the Country - Buckinghamshire (Season 14 Episode 29)
    Season 14 Episode 29:

    Buckinghamshire

    Nicki Chapman is property hunting with a London couple in search of a perfect country retreat in Buckinghamshire. They have a generous budget of £950,000. Nicki also meets the four-legged public servants who have dedicated their lives to the country.

  • Escape to the Country - Shropshire (Season 14 Episode 28)
    Season 14 Episode 28:

    Shropshire

    Jules Hudson is hoping he can help to find the perfect rural home for a young couple wanting to relocate to Shropshire on a budget of £210,000. Away from the house hunting, Jules releases his inner blacksmith.

  • Escape to the Country - Gloucestershire (Season 14 Episode 27)
    Season 14 Episode 27:

    Gloucestershire

    Jonnie Irwin is in Gloucestershire with two sisters who are hoping to set up home together. On a budget of £750,000 they have a very specific wish list. While in the county, Jonnie takes a ride on the restored Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway.

  • Escape to the Country - Devon (Season 14 Episode 26)
    Season 14 Episode 26:

    Devon

    Alistair Appleton is in Devon property shopping with a couple who have a budget of £850,000 to spend on a dream rural home. They are also keen to start a B&B business. Away from the house hunt, Alistair samples some Devonian gastro delicacies.

  • Escape to the Country - North Yorkshire (Season 14 Episode 25)
    Season 14 Episode 25:

    North Yorkshire

    Nicki Chapman is helping a couple of retirees find a home in North Yorkshire so they can embrace a more active lifestyle. While there, Nicki meets an entrepreneur who has turned the area's rich heritage of wool production into a thriving business.

  • Escape to the Country - Snowdonia (Season 14 Episode 24)
    Season 14 Episode 24:

    Snowdonia

    Jules Hudson heads to Wales to help a couple of keen walkers find a dream rural home in Snowdonia, and at one house there are tears of joy! Away from the property hunt, Jules gets a unique insight into one of the country's largest power stations.

  • Escape to the Country - Nottinghamshire (Season 14 Episode 23)
    Season 14 Episode 23:

    Nottinghamshire

    Jonnie Irwin rises to the challenge of helping two returning expats to find a rural idyll in Nottinghamshire after 18 years in Australia. With a budget of £350,000 can Jonnie find them the light, open space they're after?

  • Escape to the Country - Malvern Hills (Season 14 Episode 22)
    Season 14 Episode 22:

    Malvern Hills

    Jules Hudson is helping a couple escape the sounds of suburbia for a peaceful life in the Malvern Hills. With a budget of 650,000 pounds to spend on a rural property, Jules leaves them lost for words and also discovers a hidden underground facility.

  • Escape to the Country - Suffolk (Season 14 Episode 21)
    Season 14 Episode 21:

    Suffolk

    Nicki Chapman is in Suffolk with a couple who have £425,000 to spend, but with one liking new builds and the other wanting character, can we find them a home that will suit them both? Nicki also learns about the county's silk weaving tradition.

  • Escape to the Country - Cornwall (Season 14 Episode 20)
    Season 14 Episode 20:

    Cornwall

    Jules Hudson is helping a London couple find a perfect rural escape in Cornwall, that would enable them to live the `good life'. On a budget of £400,000 can Jules deliver? Away from the property hunt, Jules explores Cornwall's most southerly tip.

  • Escape to the Country - Dorset (Season 14 Episode 19)
    Season 14 Episode 19:

    Dorset

    Alistair is helping a couple who are keen to leave behind their family home to start a new chapter of their lives in rural Dorset. Whilst there, he discovers how some of Britain's most famous buildings came to be built of Dorset's Portland stone.

  • Escape to the Country - Berkshire (Season 14 Episode 18)
    Season 14 Episode 18:

    Berkshire

    Jules Hudson is property shopping in Berkshire with a pair of new parents who are desperate to find a new, rural family home. With a budget of £475,000, there is a spot of border hopping as the team seek out the best properties on the market.

  • Escape to the Country - Leicester (Season 14 Episode 17)
    Season 14 Episode 17:

    Leicester

    Alistair goes back to nature in Leicestershire, property hunting with a couple who plan to give their family a more rural lifestyle, they've budgeted £380,000. Plus, how Melton Mowbray's residents are protecting their food-producing legacy.

  • Escape to the Country - Perth and Kinross (Season 14 Episode 14)
    Season 14 Episode 14:

    Perth and Kinross

    Alistair Appleton meets a couple who are keen to move their family from Glasgow to the charms of rural Perthshire to give their toddler twins a slice of country life. They have £500,000 to spend on their dream home.

  • Escape to the Country - Somerset (Season 14 Episode 12)
    Season 14 Episode 12:

    Somerset

    Jules Hudson heads to Somerset to help a couple with a budget of £400,000 find a perfect countryside retreat. Away from the property hunt, Jules visits Castle House in Taunton to get hands on with some unusual medieval restoration work.

  • Escape to the Country - Highland (Season 14 Episode 8)
    Season 14 Episode 8:

    Highland

    Jules helps a husband and wife who are fed up with life in the southern England commuter belt. They have a budget of £375,000 and are looking to `semi-retire' to the Highlands of Scotland. Jules also meets Scotland's very own native wild cat.

  • Escape to the Country - Herefordshire (Season 14 Episode 7)
    Season 14 Episode 7:

    Herefordshire

    Jonnie helps a couple with £400,000 relocate to be nearer their daughter in Herefordshire. While in the county, Jonnie also meets a family of dairy farmers with some innovative methods.

  • Escape to the Country - Dumfries and Galloway (Season 14 Episode 3)
    Season 14 Episode 3:

    Dumfries and Galloway

    Alistair goes property shopping in Dumfries and Galloway with a couple who have £300,000. Away from the house search, Alistair visits Drumlanrig Castle to learn how working dogs have played an important role in the history of the Buccleuch estates.

  • Escape to the Country - West Sussex (Season 14 Episode 2)
    Season 14 Episode 2:

    West Sussex

    Nicki Chapman joins a couple from London, with a generous £900,000 budget, in search of a rural retreat in West Sussex. Whilst there, Nicki visits a local wetlands center to see some of the world's most rare wildfowl.

  • Escape to the Country - Escape to the Country (Season 13 Episode 6)
    Season 13 Episode 6:

    Escape to the Country

    Jules helps a couple from Northern Ireland find a home in England for a budget of £250,000.

  • Escape to the Country - Escape to the Country (Season 13 Episode 5)
    Season 13 Episode 5:

    Escape to the Country

    Nicki is in North Yorkshire, on a house hunt for a pair of keen walkers with a budget of £400,000.

  • Escape to the Country - Escape to the Country (Season 13 Episode 4)
    Season 13 Episode 4:

    Escape to the Country

    Aled Jones heads to Somerset to help a couple with £300,000 find a traditional country abode.

  • Escape to the Country - Escape to the Country (Season 13 Episode 3)
    Season 13 Episode 3:

    Escape to the Country

    Jules helps a couple escape from Shanghai to Warwickshire with a budget of £800,000.

  • Escape to the Country - Escape to the Country (Season 13 Episode 2)
    Season 13 Episode 2:

    Escape to the Country

    Alistair Appleton tries to find the perfect rural home for a pair of baking enthusiasts.

  • Escape to the Country - Suffolk/Norfolk (Season 13 Episode 1)
    Season 13 Episode 1:

    Suffolk/Norfolk

    Jonnie helps a couple find a country retreat in Suffolk; Jonnie tours an open air, free-range pig farm.

  • Escape to the Country - Yorkshire Dales (Season 12 Episode 74)
    Season 12 Episode 74:

    Yorkshire Dales

    Jonnie Irwin helps a couple relocate from Bishops Stortford to the Yorkshire Dales; Jonnie inspects the entries at the annual scarecrow competition in Kettlewell.

  • Escape to the Country - North East Wales (Season 12 Episode 73)
    Season 12 Episode 73:

    North East Wales

    Alistair helps a couple search for a country home with space for their business in North East Wales; Alistair attempts to keep in tune with some local church bells.

  • Escape to the Country - Surrey (Season 12 Episode 71)
    Season 12 Episode 71:

    Surrey

    Denise Nurse helps a family look for a country home in the county of Surrey; Denise tours the Royal Horticultural Society's gardens.

  • Escape to the Country - North Devon (Season 12 Episode 70)
    Season 12 Episode 70:

    North Devon

    Jules Hudson helps a military couple look for a home in the countryside of North Devon; Jules catches up with a pair of escapees who found their dream home.

  • Escape to the Country - East Anglia (Season 12 Episode 69)
    Season 12 Episode 69:

    East Anglia

    Jonnie Irwin helps a family look for a house in East Anglia; Jonnie partakes in a dance routine showcasing Suffolk's musical heritage.

  • Escape to the Country - Hampshire (Season 12 Episode 66)
    Season 12 Episode 66:

    Hampshire

    Jonnie Irwin is traveling through Hampshire with a retired couple who are on the hunt for a property that will allow them to really crank up their music. With £525,000 to spend, can Jonnie find them what they're after?

  • Escape to the Country - Welsh Marches (Season 12 Episode 65)
    Season 12 Episode 65:

    Welsh Marches

    Alistair Appleton helps a first-time buying couple search for a home with an annexe and an art studio; Alistair catches up with a couple.

  • Escape to the Country - Pembrokeshire (Season 12 Episode 63)
    Season 12 Episode 63:

    Pembrokeshire

    Jules Hudson helps a couple search for a country home on the Pembrokeshire coast; Jules tries out the art of carving traditional Welsh love spoons.

  • Escape to the Country - East Sussex (Season 12 Episode 62)
    Season 12 Episode 62:

    East Sussex

    Alistair Appleton a couple search for a home with fantastic views in East Sussex; Alistair visits the Battle Abbey.

  • Escape to the Country - Kent (Season 12 Episode 60)
    Season 12 Episode 60:

    Kent

    Nicki helps a breast cancer survivor search for a home in rural Kent; Nicki goes to the annual Whitstable Oyster Festival.

  • Escape to the Country - Worcestershire (Season 12 Episode 59)
    Season 12 Episode 59:

    Worcestershire

    Alistair helps a couple search for their first home in the Worcestershire countryside; Alistair travels to the Wyre Forest to meet the pigs who are part of an ingenious project.

  • Escape to the Country - Wiltshire (Season 12 Episode 58)
    Season 12 Episode 58:

    Wiltshire

    Jules Hudson looks for a rural retreat in Wiltshire for a couple; Jules visits Stonehenge in hopes of getting answers to its mysteries.

  • Escape to the Country - Northern Ireland (Season 12 Episode 56)
    Season 12 Episode 56:

    Northern Ireland

    Aled Jones helps newlyweds search for a home in Northern Ireland; Aled meets the contestants in the World Oyster Eating Championships in Hillsborough.

  • Escape to the Country - North Norfolk (Season 12 Episode 53)
    Season 12 Episode 53:

    North Norfolk

    Nicki Chapman helps a couple who want to move to the North Norfolk coast; Nicki searches for grey seals at Blakeney Point.

  • Escape to the Country - Central Scotland (Season 12 Episode 52)
    Season 12 Episode 52:

    Central Scotland

    Denise Nurse helps a GP and his wife relocate to Stirling in Scotland; Denise visits the only rotating boat lift in the world.

  • Escape to the Country - Cotswolds (Season 12 Episode 50)
    Season 12 Episode 50:

    Cotswolds

    Alistair Appleton helps a pair of globetrotting teachers look for a country residence in the Cotswolds.

  • Escape to the Country - Peak District (Season 12 Episode 47)
    Season 12 Episode 47:

    Peak District

    Jules Hudson helps a military family find a home in the Peak District; Jules helps restore a vintage tram at the Crich Tram Museum.

  • Escape to the Country - Monmouthshire (Season 12 Episode 46)
    Season 12 Episode 46:

    Monmouthshire

    Alistair helps a couple escape to the Monmouthshire countryside; Alistair dons a traditional Welsh costume and dances the afternoon away with a local Border Morris troop.

  • Escape to the Country - Chilterns (Season 12 Episode 43)
    Season 12 Episode 43:

    Chilterns

    Aled Jones helps a couple who want to escape to the Chilterns; Aled visits the Hellfire Caves.

  • Escape to the Country - Escape to the Country (Season 12 Episode 42)
    Season 12 Episode 42:

    Escape to the Country

    Jules Hudson helps a couple look for their dream home in North Yorkshire; Jules meets the owners of Raisthorpe Manor.

  • Escape to the Country - Northamptonshire (Season 12 Episode 41)
    Season 12 Episode 41:

    Northamptonshire

    Alistair helps a couple of racing car enthusiasts find a home in Northamptonshire.

  • Escape to the Country - Lincolnshire (Season 12 Episode 38)
    Season 12 Episode 38:

    Lincolnshire

    Jules Hudson helps two retired police officers who want to swap their caravan for a rural residence before the winter sets in.

  • Escape to the Country - North Cumbria (Season 12 Episode 36)
    Season 12 Episode 36:

    North Cumbria

    Jonnie Irwin house hunts in Cumbria with a couple of avid walkers; Jonnie uncovers the grand plans to restore the Lowther Castle and Country Park.

  • Escape to the Country - Warwickshire (Season 12 Episode 35)
    Season 12 Episode 35:

    Warwickshire

    Nicki helps a husband and his wife, who has recently been diagnosed with a life-changing illness, find a home near Leamington.

  • Escape to the Country - Derbyshire (Season 12 Episode 34)
    Season 12 Episode 34:

    Derbyshire

    Jules Hudson helps a couple and their daughter find a home in Derbyshire for £450,000.

  • Escape to the Country - Escape to the Country (Season 12 Episode 33)
    Season 12 Episode 33:

    Escape to the Country

    Nicki Chapman helps a retired couple escape to Somerset on a £350,000 budget.

  • Escape to the Country - Escape to the Country (Season 12 Episode 32)
    Season 12 Episode 32:

    Escape to the Country

    Alistair Appleton helps a couple buy their first home in Shropshire.

  • Escape to the Country - Escape to the Country (Season 12 Episode 31)
    Season 12 Episode 31:

    Escape to the Country

    Jules Hudson helps a couple with £1.2 million to spend search for their dream home in Berkshire.

  • Escape to the Country - Norfolk (Season 12 Episode 30)
    Season 12 Episode 30:

    Norfolk

    Alistair Appleton goes on a property-hunting journey with a couple who want to improve their work-life balance with a complete life change in Norfolk. They have £350,000 to spend on their rural retreat.

  • Escape to the Country - Cambridgeshire (Season 12 Episode 25)
    Season 12 Episode 25:

    Cambridgeshire

    Jonnie Irwin helps a retired couple who want to move closer to their grandchildren; a project to extend Wicken Fen.

  • Escape to the Country - Powys (Season 12 Episode 24)
    Season 12 Episode 24:

    Powys

    Jules Hudson helps a couple find a new home in Powys County, Wales; Jules visits the Brecon Beacons National Park to see how conservationists are attempting to revitalize the area.

  • Escape to the Country - Lancashire (Season 12 Episode 23)
    Season 12 Episode 23:

    Lancashire

    Denise Nurse helps a newly engaged couple find their dream home in Lancashire; Denise heads to Morecambe Bay to visit a family business that has been potting shrimps for over 200 years.

  • Escape to the Country - Llyn Peninsula (Season 12 Episode 21)
    Season 12 Episode 21:

    Llyn Peninsula

    Nicki Chapman helps a couple with a dream of mortgage-free living escape to North Wales.

  • Escape to the Country - Isle of Wight (Season 12 Episode 20)
    Season 12 Episode 20:

    Isle of Wight

    Jonnie helps a couple search for a home on the Isle of Wight; Jonnie visits the U.K.'s biggest garlic farm.

  • Escape to the Country - South Cumbria (Season 12 Episode 12)
    Season 12 Episode 12:

    South Cumbria

    Alistair house hunts in Cumbria with an active young couple.

  • Escape to the Country - Cheshire (Season 12 Episode 10)
    Season 12 Episode 10:

    Cheshire

    Jules Hudson has a budget of 1.2 million pounds to find a house in Cheshire.

  • Escape to the Country - Rutland (Season 12 Episode 8)
    Season 12 Episode 8:

    Rutland

    In Rutland, England's smallest county, Jules seeks a home for a London couple.

  • Escape to the Country - Yorkshire (Season 12 Episode 2)
    Season 12 Episode 2:

    Yorkshire

    Jonnie Irwin visits Yorkshire to help find a country retreat for a budget of £300,000.

  • Escape to the Country - Wales (Season 12 Episode 1)
    Season 12 Episode 1:

    Wales

    Nicki Chapman visits Gwynedd, North Wales, to help an artistic couple find a home with inspiring views for £450,000. Nicki takes a tour of a local slate quarry and learns how to craft one of the region's famous tiles.

  • Escape to the Country - Escape to the Country (Season 10 Episode 15)
    Season 10 Episode 15:

    Escape to the Country

    Alistair Appleton house hunts with a spiritual couple who have their sights set on a holistic retreat in Gloucestershire.

  • Escape to the Country - Escape to the Country (Season 9 Episode 25)
    Season 9 Episode 25:

    Escape to the Country

    Denise Nurse is in Suffolk helping a couple from Essex find a character home with a large kitchen and a garden big enough for their dog.

  • Escape to the Country - Escape to the Country (Season 9 Episode 22)
    Season 9 Episode 22:

    Escape to the Country

    Jules Hudson is in Norfolk helping a couple in search of the good life in the country. They are looking for a character property with feature fireplaces and a garden suitable for raising chickens and pigs.

  • Escape to the Country - Escape to the Country (Season 9 Episode 18)
    Season 9 Episode 18:

    Escape to the Country

    Martin and Anne from Walsall search for a home in Herefordshire which will double up as a B&B.

  • Escape to the Country - Escape to the Country (Season 9 Episode 7)
    Season 9 Episode 7:

    Escape to the Country

    Jules Hudson is in Ceridigion, West Wales helping a pair of singers find their perfect home with room for a music studio and a couple rooms to rent out.