9 homes with beautiful summer houses
“A summer house has quickly become a must-have feature for those looking to move to a new property. Not only do they add a sense of character to the garden, summer houses are incredibly versatile, with uses including a home gym, a designated office, a garden bar, or simply a peaceful retreat to relax in while overlooking the lawn - the possibilities are endless.
“If you’re hoping to move into a property with a charming summer house, we have picked out a few of our favourites at homes for sale across Aberdeenshire...”
1. Revoan, 50 Station Road
“Nestled amongst the well-established grounds of a 7 bedroom home in Ellon is this quaint blue summer house. It benefits from striking Georgian style windows and a pine lined structure, as well as electricity and lighting so you can enjoy it all year round. With an array of flowering plants trees and shrubs surrounding the summer house, this would make a delightful retreat for a keen gardener to admire their work.”
2. Newton of Muirton
“A horse enthusiast’s dream? Situated within 5 acres of land on the outskirts of Whitecairns, this 4 bedroom farmhouse is perfect for those looking to enjoy equestrian pursuits.
“For those who are spectating, the traditional summer house offers a relaxing viewpoint from which you can admire the peaceful rural surroundings and enjoy hot summer days. With French doors welcoming in fresh countryside air, this is the perfect spot to kick back and relax.”
3. Post Office House, Main Street
“Set within the quiet village of Sauchen, this 4 bedroom property is a fantastic opportunity for those looking to enjoy the peace and quiet of the countryside, while still being within an easy commute of Aberdeen.
“Attached to the rear of the garage is an immaculately presented wooden summer house, decorated with fresh white walls and contemporary flooring to provide a stylish space to relax and overlook the stunning garden. This summerhouse also benefits from a power supply and TV aerial, with two sets of French doors opening onto a timber deck and sandstone patio, offering plenty of versatility and natural light. It’s the perfect space for entertaining guests or to give teenage children their own living area.”
4. 4a Thorngrove Avenue
“Set within a popular location to the west of Aberdeen’s city centre, this lovely summer house accompanies an impressive self-contained one bedroom flat. With a wide variety of established greenery and shrubs, as well as pretty trellises of climbing plants, this delightful summer house provides an intimate outdoor space to enjoy on sunny days.
5. Raemoir Heights
“As part of an exclusive 5 bedroom home in the popular Deeside town of Banchory, this summer house is an excellent space for entertaining guests and hosting the ultimate summer parties!
“Featuring a bar area and plenty of space for relaxed seating, this summer house is incredibly versatile for a growing family and those who love to have guests round. With plenty of natural light flowing through the windows, and electricity installed, this welcoming space can be enjoyed all year round.”
6. 1A Culter House Road
“This beautifully presented summer house is set in the desirable Aberdeen suburb of Milltimber, along with a stunning 5 bedroom family home. Featuring a large decking area and barbecue shelter, this is the perfect spot for al fresco dining and entertaining guests during the summer months. The summer house overlooks a large lawn area, which makes it an ideal space to relax in while overlooking children and pets too.”
7. 15 Hillhead Road
“Admire picturesque views of the rural Aberdeenshire countryside from the comfort of a raised, south-facing summer house. Included with the sale of an incredible 4 bedroom property in Bieldside, this immaculate summer house overlooks ¾ acre of garden grounds and enjoys a surrounding deck for soaking up the sun. It would make an excellent space for taking in the beautiful views or watching over the children outside.”
8. Yarrum House, Redmyre
“This outstanding summer house has been upgraded to the highest standard, set within a vast landscaped garden of a 5 bedroom home in Laurencekirk.
“With beautiful 360 views of the surrounding countryside, this summer house offers a peaceful haven to unwind in and escape from everyday life., featuring a wood burning stove and fully equipped with electricity and lighting to make it a cosy retreat during the winter months, while the patio outside provides an outdoor dining area to enjoy throughout the summer.”
9. 71 Murray Terrace
“Located in the popular Ferryhill area of Aberdeen, this excellent summer house is a great feature of a self-contained 4 bedroom flat. The exclusive garden capitalises on being south-west facing, allowing you to enjoy the late afternoon sun throughout the summer, with light and power for added practicality. While it is currently utilised as a home gym, this spacious summer house is extremely adaptable to a number of uses, and offers an ideal spot to relax or entertain visitors in.”
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