Feeling inspired by the recent warm weather and the start of the Chelsea Flower Show? Try these 6 amazing gardens attached to homes currently for sale on Zoopla.
1. Five-bedroom detached house in Hemingford Abbots, Cambridgeshire, for £1,995,000
The well-established shrubs, miniature trees, topiary bushes and flower beds in this 1.35-acre plot in Cambridgeshire look good enough to eat. Follow the lawn (more akin to a luxury carpet) along to the River Great Ouse where you’ll find a personal mooring for your own small boat.
Available via Fine & Country
2. Three-bedroom cottage in Great Oakley, Essex, for £495,000
With its expanse of healthy lawn, range of mature trees, greenhouse and well-stocked raised flower beds, this delightful – and sizeable – Essex garden offers a bit of everything. The carport with its attached workshop is perfect for storing tools or just pottering.
Available via David Burr
3. Six-bedroom semi-detached house in Earlsfield, London, for £2.8m
Can you rustle up £2.8m? If so, you’ll get two lots of gorgeous outside space with this London pad. First, a perfectly manicured south-facing garden with posh paving – and second a unique roof terrace with panoramic views of the city.
Available via Rampton Baseley
4.Three-bedroom detached house in Bridge of Weir, Renfrewshire, Scotland, for £380,000
The tranquil sound of the slow-moving Pow Burn stream, which runs through this Scottish garden under a little wooden bridge, could be the perfect stress alleviator. And there are plenty of plants and shrubs to attend to should you feel more energetic.
Available via Slater Hogg & Howison
5. Four-bedroom detached house in Penycoedcae, Pontypridd, for £675,000
After a garden with more ‘modern’ than maintenance? Try this one in Wales with its own thatched hot tub gazebo, stone-built outside kitchen and a koi pond. Better still, all the grass in the back is artificial.
Available via Purplebricks
6. Eight-bedroom detached house in Wadhurst, East Sussex, for £2.8m
Any country estate needs spectacular gardens to match. And the 3.8 acres around this one with its rose gardens, shrubberies, kitchen garden and the Hartley Botanic greenhouse don’t disappoint. Just keep some money back for your ride-on lawn mower.
Available via Hamptons International