– Spacious entrance hall, under stairs storage cupboard
– Kitchen/ breakfast room with range of base, wall and drawer units, AGA and conventional double oven, walk in larder and utility room
– Space for fridge / freezer, dishwasher, breakfast bar
– Lounge with bay window and double aspect, open fireplace, recessed window with window seat
– Dining room with woodblock herring bone floors and fire surround, leading into conservatory
– Rear lobby, cloakroom and back door leading to side garden
– Upstairs landing leading to three first floor bedrooms
– Master bedroom to side aspect with en suite shower room with three-piece suite
– Bedroom two to front aspect with bay window, cast iron fireplace and built in wardrobe
– Bedroom three to front aspect, cast iron fireplace, built in louvre fronted wardrobe
Alderholt is a small village situated in a rural retreat near to Fordingbridge and the New Forest. The easily accessible A338 provides a direct link to the larger market town of Ringwood (approximately 6 miles south) with a comprehensive range of shops and leisure facilities and two supermarkets, and to the cathedral city of Salisbury (approximately 8 miles north) with mainline railway station direct to Waterloo, London. A good minor road from Alderholt provides an alternative route for direct, easy access onto ‘A’ roads leading to Bournemouth and Poole. The scenic coastal towns of Christchurch and Bournemouth are also easily accessible, being approximately 16 miles south via the A338, offering beautiful beaches and coastal walks. London is approximately two hours distant by car via the M27 and M3.
The property is approached by a wide driveway with two brick pillars into a large graveled courtyard leading to a detached double garage with an adjoining workshop. The rear gardens are enclosed by boarded fencing with a variety of shrubs, small bushes and box hedging. A rear patio and a lawn at the rear part of the garden. Large wooden storage building and a garden shed.
Energy Performance Rating: E Current: 44 Potential: 67
Council Tax Band: F
All mains serviced connected
Living in Fordingbridge
Fordingbridge, with its distinctive seven arch bridge spanning the River Avon, rewards discovery. This former market town enjoys an idyllic location between the heath and woodland of the New Forest and rolling chalk downlands of Cranborne Chase. The Avon Valley long-distance footpath from Salisbury to Christchurch runs through the town, meandering beside the Avon. Round and about are some of the loveliest villages, including Rockbourne with the remains of a Roman villa and good, popular pub, the Rose & Thistle, and delightful Breamore with its picturesque Marsh (surviving manorial green) and Elizabethan manor house.
Fordingbridge itself has a high street of interesting independents including an art gallery, architectural salvage yard (a great resource with treasures such as Victorian fireplaces), bookshop and boutiques, and essentials such as butchers and bakers. There’s also a great selection of pubs and restaurants in the area, such as The George in Fordingbridge, The Three Lions at Stuckton and The Foresters at Frogham.
Property in Fordingbridge and surrounding area represents good value for the New Forest and includes character cottages and modern family homes. Families are also attracted by the well-regarded independent schools of Forres Sandle Manor and Moyles Court.
Fordingbridge is positioned just off the main Salisbury to Christchurch Road, so there’s reasonable access to the road networks - including A31 at Ringwood.
Looking for an Estate Agent in Fordingbridge? Spencers are here to help.
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MASSIVE POTENTIAL. A late nineteenth century three bedroom detached home which is located on the edge of Alderholt. Built in 1890 this spacious home retains some of the beautiful original features which include lovely open fireplaces and original internal doors. On the ground floor there are two well-proportioned reception rooms and a kitchen/ breakfast room with AGA. Upstairs are three generous, light and airy bedrooms with a large family bathroom and separate shower room. Outside there is a wide entrance and drive leading to a double garage with further useful outbuildings. PLEASE NOTE - Planning permission has been granted for three new-builds adjacent to the property.
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