English version

country seat

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Buildings
country seatˌcountry ˈseat noun [countable] British English  TBBthe countryside house of someone who is rich and owns land
Examples from the Corpus
country seatHe invested his business gains in building up an estate, purchasing as a country seat the former Carmelite priory of Aylesford.
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