AMBLESIDE has been found to be one of the best places to find affordable housing in countryside locations.

According to Compare My Move, Ambleside is ranked second cheapest rural area in the locations best for relocation, based on average property price.

Barnard Castle is ranked as the lowest.

• Barnard Castle: 188,327

• Ambleside: 198,316

• Southport: 206,594

• Scarborough: 227,605

• Bibury: 241,666