A grand country manor with a 300-year-old donkey wheel is on the market for £4.95m.

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A wheely rare opportunity...<br />
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A grand country manor with a 300-year-old donkey wheel is on the market for £4.95m.<br />
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The donkey wheel at Annables Manor, one of only two still in existence in England, was built in the 17th century and used to draw water from the 145ft well.<br />
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The Grade II listed manor house near Harpenden, Herts, is one of the finest country houses in the area and as well as its unusual historic feature it has a heated swimming pool and tennis court in its 5.34 acres of land.<br />
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The seven-bedroom home has lots of impressive features including oak beams, open fireplaces and solid oak floors.