New build garden ideas to fill a new outdoor space with character

Gardens never go out of fashion, and after a dedicated parking space, a garden is the second most in-demand feature of a new-build home; 34 per cent of buyers put being able to create an outdoor haven on their wish list, according to research by estate agents Warwick Estates. 

Having your own outdoor space is brilliant, but taking on a typical empty new-build plot can be overwhelming, especially for first-time or less-experienced gardeners who until now, might have only had to care for a couple of pots.