David, Victoria Beckham eye up new mansion

PTI| Last Updated: Oct 21, 2013, 12:47 PM IST

London: Former soccer star David and wife Victoria Beckham are reportedly looking for a mansion away from the city.

The couple are looking at homes in the Cotswolds, which host celebrities from around the globe, as David, 38, is keen to enjoy the beauty of countryside, reported Contactmusic.

"Recently, David has adopted a new hobby, walking, and he loves to do it in the countryside. His idea of a great weekend is a long, countryside stroll. They`re looking for a slow-paced lifestyle when they`re not working," a source said.

The couple, who have four kids Brooklyn, 14, Romeo, 11, Cruz, eight, and two-year-old daughter Harper want to provide a safe company for their children to play with.

"They also want their sons to be able to what other kids do without being worried. `David and Victoria are looking to buy two houses. They love Britain and want to base themselves here for the foreseeable future," the source said.

"But as much as they love London and they need to be there for work and the kids` schools, they want somewhere quiet.`They want a weekend, countryside estate where they can chill out and do normal things that normal families do," the source added.