The Situation

The property is set in a prime location along the Beaulieu Road, on the edge of the village of Lyndhurst on the open forest. 

The village is within walking distance and offers a diverse range of general and specialist shops, together with a popular infant school, historic church and visitor centre.

 The neighbouring village of Brockenhurst offers additional facilities and a mainline rail connection to London/Waterloo (approximately 90 minutes). 

Grounds & Gardens

The property is approached from the Beaulieu Road via a gravel track leading down to a double-width electric entrance gate opening onto a large gravel driveway with turning circle.

Set to the side of the driveway, there is a substantial detached barn comprising a garage with separate workshop to the rear and a small stable complex providing two stables and a tack room, with a small fenced yard to the front. Adjoining the barn is a large oak framed carport.

The main areas of garden lie to the south and east of the property enjoying a delightful sunny aspect. 

The gardens are apportioned into different areas of interest including two paddocks and a formal garden, all defined by post and rail fencing. Set towards the top of the plot is a large fruit cage and a field shelter.

Adjoining the rear and side of the property is a delightful paved sun terrace which can be accessed from the drawing room and the kitchen/breakfast room.

The beautiful gardens and grounds can be viewed from the all the principle living and bedroom accommodation and extend in total to approximately 2 acres. 

The property offers well proportioned accommodation throughout in excess of 3000 square feet with the majority of the living and bedroom spaces orientated to the south.

Ground Floor

● Covered entrance porch with quarry tiled step

● Entrance hall 

● Cloakroom – Comprising wc and wash basin

● Drawing room – Beautiful light and open room with feature Minster fireplace  and rear aspect window and door opening onto the terrace. Stairwell ascending to the first floor landing.

● Study – Feature bay window and fireplace

● Dining room – Double aspect room with feature bay window, fireplace and door opening onto the rear garden. 

● Inner hallway – Secondary staircase ascending to the first floor

● Morning room – Window overlooking the side terrace and garden

● Kitchen/breakfast room – Double aspect room fitted with a range of wall and base units, incorporating a two-oven Aga with hot plates. Ceramic tiled flooring. French doors opening out onto the morning/side terrace area

● Utility room – Fitted with a range of wall and base units and Corian work surfaces, designed to take a four ring gas hob if required

● Laundry Room – Fitted with a range of wall and base units with inset Belfast sink. Ceramic tiled flooring. Glazed door opening onto the driveway.

Second Floor 

● Landing area – Linking to all bedrooms and both stairwells. Airing cupboard and storage cupboard

● Master bedroom – Impressive room with feature bay window overlooking the grounds and built-in wardrobes.

● Dressing room – Rear window overlooking the grounds

● En-suite bathroom – Comprising panelled bath with shower attachment, shower cubicle, his and hers wash basins, and wc

● Bedroom 2 – Bay window overlooking the grounds

● Adjoining bathroom – Comprising panelled bath, wash basin and wc

● Bedroom 3 –  Built-in wardrobes. Side aspect window overlooking the grounds

● Bedroom 4 – Built-in wardrobes. Front aspect window

● Bedroom 5 – Built-in wardrobes. Front aspect window

● Family shower room – Comprising walk in modern shower with glazed screen, wash basin and wc

Living in Lyndhurst

Lyndhurst is nicknamed the capital of the New Forest. This is partly because it is centrally located within the Forest, and partly because it is home to the district council, the Forestry Commission’s district office for South England and the Verderers’ Court (Verderers are the guardians of the Forest’s commoning rights and therefore protectors of the Forest landscape). It is also home to the New Forest Centre with Forest-themed museum, library and gallery.

Its High Street is a busy thoroughfare with numerous tea shops and coffee houses. As a shopping experience it runs the gamut from old-fashioned sweet shop and an award-winning butcher’s, through art gallery and eclectic vintage interiors shop to the Ferrari and Maserati showroom.

Eateries range from popular country inns, such as The Royal Oak at Bank (a hamlet within the parish boundary) and Lime Wood, a hip country house hotel with Good Food Guide recommended restaurant and luxurious spa.

Property is equally varied: from traditional terraced cottages to big country houses. Lyndhurst also appeals to commuters as there are links to major road networks at Ashurst and Cadnam as well as mainline stations at Ashurst and Brockenhurst.

£1,350,000

Lyndhurst

  • Bedrooms Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms Bathrooms: 3
  • Receptions Living Rooms: 4

A classic five bedroom 1930's detached equestrian residence set in a prime forest location off the Beaulieu Road, within walking distance of the village of Lyndhurst. The property is set in glorious south facing grounds of approximately 2 acres and further benefits from a garage, workshop, stables and a carport. EPR: C

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