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Enjoy the last weeks of warm weather with these amazing properties for summer entertaining

We’ve rounded-up Winkworth’s best properties for summer entertaining, no matter what the unpredictable British weather throws our way.

As we reach the tail-end of August, with the potential for an Indian Summer on the cards, we’re looking to squeeze the most out of the remaining weeks of warmer weather with a spot of summer entertaining. From BBQs to sunset soirées, it helps to have a property that will do some of the legwork when hosting. Winkworth has an extensive range of properties that have everything from bar areas and BBQ terraces to al fresco dining spaces and superior kitchens.

Having such a feature is a huge draw for potential buyers. Angela Ramsey, Associate Regional Partner at Winkworth Lewes says that since it’s so rare in London, “outside space is a hugely sought after commodity for buyers, and most certainly adds value to a property.”

“We have many buyers coming out of London for a better quality of life and many of our houses are sold because a seller has had the forethought - or we have advised them - to put as much energy into landscaping their gardens and making it a wonderful place for entertaining as they do their internal refurbishments,” Angela continues.

With that in mind, we’ve rounded-up Winkworth’s best properties for late summer entertaining, no matter what the unpredictable British weather throws our way.


Wickham Lane, Cooksbridge, Lewes, BN8
5 bedroom house in Cooksbridge
Guide price £1,350,000 Freehold

Set among the beautiful Sussex countryside is this gorgeous five-bedroom period property, packed with character and entertaining potential. The high-quality kitchen features polished limestone flooring and Carrara marble worktops, while Farrow and Ball colours throughout the house set a stylish tone. The double aspect living room has large sliding doors leading to a landscaped garden and a terrace that is ideal for al fresco dining.

Contact Winkworth Lewes or call 01273 471471 for more information.


Coptain House, Eastfields Avenue, London, SW18
2 bedroom flat/apartment in Eastfields Avenue
£1,550,000 Leasehold

This stunning, two-bedroom apartment boasts an amazing open-plan living area that is perfect for a party. Double doors afford direct access onto a private 21ft balcony on which your guests will enjoy spectacular panoramic views across Putney Bridge and the Hurlingham Club opposite.

Contact Winkworth Putney or call 020 8788 9295 for more information.


Methley Street, Kennington, SE11
5 bedroom house
£2,595,000 Freehold

Should the rain dampen any al fresco plans you have, cater to the needs of your guests in the enormous kitchen of this double-fronted, five-bedroom property in Kennington. The room is certainly one of the property’s highlights, complete with central island bar, underfloor heating, dining space and a conservatory extension.

Contact Winkworth Kennington or call 020 7587 0600 for more information.


Harvist Road, London, NW6
4 bedroom house in London
£1,750,000 Freehold

In this four-bedroom family home in Kensal Rise, you’ll want to gather the troops for a BBQ. A double-aspect reception room leads onto the exceptionally large, extended kitchen and dining area, where bi-folding doors open out to a private garden. The garden itself has more than enough space for guests and top-of-the-range BBQ facilities.

Contact Winkworth Kensal Rise & Queen’s Park or call 020 8960 4947 for more information.


Ossian Road, London, N4
5 bedroom house in London
£1,750,000 Freehold

This five-bedroom, three-bathroom family home has been immaculately modernised with no expense spared. It has unprecedented hosting potential with a full-width extension creating a spacious and light open-plan kitchen/dining room with granite work tops, underfloor heating and custom made wine storage.

Contact Winkworth Crouch End or call 020 8342 9999 for more information.


Steep, Petersfield, Hampshire, GU32
5 bedroom house in Petersfield
Guide price £2,250,000 Freehold

Set within two acre grounds, this deceptively large family house is perfect for modern day living. One of the prominent features is the impressive, vaulted dining hall with glass roof which allows light to flow into the centre of the house. Other highlights include a fantastic south-east facing terrace, perfect for al fresco dining, and an orchard.

Contact Winkworth Petersfield or call 01730 267274 for more information.


Heathview Gardens, London, SW15
7 bedroom house in London
£8,000,000 Freehold

This gorgeous detached property benefits from an enviable location in Putney Heath. It’s an impressive plot with country house proportions, arranged over four floors. At the heart of the house is a large kitchen and breakfast room which opens on to an impressive conservatory and is a gorgeous space for a dinner party.

Contact Winkworth Putney or call 020 8788 9295 for more information.


Woodlands Road West, Wentworth Estate, Virginia Water, GU25
6 bedroom house in Wentworth Estate
Guide price £3,250,000 Freehold

The gardens and grounds of this wonderful six-bedroom home are undoubtedly one of the biggest draws for potential buyers. Just think of the garden parties you could host here! Elsewhere, the first floor of the property forms around a spacious galleried landing and there is a large orangery perfect for family living and entertaining.

Contact Winkworth Sunningdale or call 01344 291639 for more information.

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