Then take a look these new-build properties in the county, all on the market for less than half a million.
1. Ridgewood Place, Lewes Road, Uckfield
A brand new four-bedroom detached family home with a double garage, two parking spaces and en-suite to the master bedroom. Price: £495,000
2. Old Hamsey Lakes, South Chailey, Lewes
A luxury, contemporary family home with stunning lakeside views and woodland walks, en-suite shower room, bespoke kitchen, elegant interiors and under floor heating. Price: £495,000.
3. Beauharrow Road, St Leonards-On-Sea
An elegantly-designed four-bedroom detached property, featuring oak doors throughout, double glazing, gas central heating and a host of high specification refinements. Price: £490,000
4. Horebeech Lane, Horam, Heathfield
The front-facing living room is light and airy, the study takes the hassle out of working from home and he master bedroom has a private dressing area and luxury en-suite. Price: £489,995