Or those quintessentially English yellow stone cottages?
Whatever springs to mind, Cirencester's location on the edge of the Cotswolds combines the best of great properties, rural living and easy access to the towns and cities of Gloucestershire and Oxfordshire.
Let's take a look at what's on the market in Cirencester right now...
Cirencester homes for saleHouses for sale in Cirencester aren't just about those famous yellow stone properties - but they are so great, they're hard to ignore!
Lovingly extended, it boasts a huge 25ft kitchen diner - open plan family living at its finest.
The classic Cotswold stone is also on show inside as well as out, making it a true Cirencester property in every sense of the word.
Ideal for a family, Watermoor Primary School, rated 'Good' by Ofsted, is within walking distance, while older children are catered for by Kingshill School, also rated 'Good'.
It's now a tasteful and practical mixture of old and new as period features have been enhanced by modern touches, like a wet room and sleek kitchen.
Flats for sale in Cirencester
The property is modern and spacious and on the market for less than £200,000.
Property prices in CirencesterThere's also great value to be found in Cirencester, as you may have seen from the properties featured in this piece.
While many areas of the Cotswolds command huge prices for classic stone houses, period and regency homes, period terraces in Cirencester are available for less than £300,000 - averaging £280,242 according to Rightmove.