Five Auckland houses with the best backyards for sale
Swimming, sunshine, and sizzling barbecues are three of the things we love about summer.
What better way to enjoy the warmer weather than by sitting back and relaxing in your own backyard?
With long, lazy days just around the corner, we've picked five of the best Auckland houses for sale that have great outdoor living spaces.
Patios, pools and palm trees - you name it, these houses have got it.
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1. 176A St Heliers Bay Rd, St Heliers - CV $2.9m
This stunning brick and cedar retreat is all you could ask for in the warmer months.
The glistening swimming pool is so inviting you'll want to jump in at any time of the day. A large lawn area is an added bonus, and if you feel like a family game of cricket or football, the pool is the best place to cool down.
The house is perfectly placed to catch the sun and the expansive patios make this place the ideal spot for barbecues and outdoor entertainment.
2. 13B Dempsey St, Remuera - CV $1.1m
This 1930s cedar and brick home has the perfect outdoor living space ideal for relaxing and enjoying a glass of vino.
You'll feel like a king or queen walking through the manicured garden.
The backyard is perfect for a high tea or luscious lunch and dinner parties.
3. 62 Garnet Rd, Westmere - CV $1.4m
Fancy yourself sipping a tropical cocktail while watching the sun setting over the Waitakere Ranges?
The backyard of this charming, six-bedroom home has all the makings for the best summer you've ever had.
As you look up at the palm trees reaching up to the sun, you could even forget where you are for a second as you dream the summer days away. This one's ideal for magical nights spent entertaining friends or a romantic date with your loved one.
4. 26 Whytehead Cres, Kohimarama - CV $970,000
This delightful 1960s weatherboard bungalow has stunning landscaped gardens that you will fall in love with.
The spacious deck and outdoor area is perfect for families and a child's swing is already installed at the back.
Enjoy tea on the deck as you watch your kids play. As night falls, gather your best friends around and light up a barbecue.
5. 14B Crescent Rd, Epsom - CV $1.6m
Style and charm makes this 1940s home's outdoor area great for entertaining.
The yard has delicious fruit trees that will transport you to your very own private retreat. If you prefer an even larger area, you'll be pleased to know that Cornwall Park is only a short walk away.
The sun-soaked deck will leave you wishing summer would never end.