WHEN the sun is out, there is nothing more appealing to buyers than a garden with something special to offer. It might be a wonderful view, or attractive mature planting, or simply a perfect private retreat at the end of the day. Oakley Property Town and Country currently has a great choice of traditional property with mature, appealing gardens in and around Lewes.

This is just a selection:

Priory Street in the heart of Lewes has a traditional house available with a sunny garden with direct views of Lewes Castle. This fabulous village house has three bedrooms and is a short walk to Lewes railway station, making it ideal therefore for commuters to relax at the end of a summer’s day. It is £575,000.

Northease Cottages near Rodmell has spectacular views from the long garden, across wide open farmland to the South Downs. This delightful Victorian cottage has two bedrooms and plenty of living space and is close to numerous footpaths and tracks as well as within walking distance of a traditional pub - ideal for those who like country walks. It is available at £459,950.

For those who prefer Lewes town centre, a traditional house in peaceful Manor Terrace has an attractive enclosed garden with lots of potential. It is private and peaceful, a lovely town centre oasis. It has three bedrooms and a large living/dining room so is perfect for entertaining. It is £600,000.

Barcombe is a popular village near Lewes and there is a beautiful village home available with a large garden perfect for families and gardeners. It offers lots of sunny space to play games or to relax but also has plenty of mature shrubs and trees, as well as sheds, a woodstore and an outhouse. It has five pretty bedrooms and is on the market for £899,950.

So, whether you prefer town or country, there are beautiful homes available with perfect gardens to enjoy the summer. For more details call the sales team at Oakley Town and Country on 01273 487444 or email lewes@oakleyproperty.com