The village of Bransgore lies on the edge of the New Forest, within easy reach by car of popular beaches and the towns of Christchurch and Bournemouth. The village boasts a well-regarded primary school, sports field and children’s playground, as well as many woodland walks nearby.
The nearby picturesque village of Burley boasts a range of boutique shops, restaurants, a dispensing GP surgery and two public houses. Burley also enjoys an active village community with a village hall, cricket club and a popular 9 hole golf course.
The sailing centres of Lymington and Christchurch are both nearby with Lymington also offering a ferry service to the Isle of Wight.
The larger coastal cities of Bournemouth and Southampton are both easily accessible, as is the Cathedral City of Winchester. Bournemouth boasts an international airport with an increasing number of national and international destinations, as does Southampton, each within very easy reach. Condor Ferries to the Channel Islands are situated in nearby Poole. The A31 provides access to the M27 and the motorway network. There are railway services from nearby Hinton Admiral (approximately 3 miles), which provides a service through to London Waterloo (1 hour 54 minutes) or from Brockenhurst (1 hour 34 minutes).
Offered for the first time in approximately fourteen years, this superb family home offers flexible living accommodation ideal for the needs of a modern day family.
A good size porch with double doors and windows either side opens into a large entrance hall extending through to a stairwell at the rear. Accessed from the entrance hall is a large storage cupboard and a cloakroom, with doors leading off either side to the principle living accommodation.
The principle sitting room offers a good size space with a feature gas fireplace and double doors, with windows set either side, opening onto the rear terrace and garden.
Adjoining the sitting room and set to the front of the property is a good size study/bedroom four currently used as a snug with front aspect window overlooking the driveway.
Set across the other side of the entrance hall, is an excellent double aspect kitchen/dining room which enjoys views to the front aspect and double doors with windows set either side opening out to the rear. The kitchen area is fitted to three sides with a comprehensive range of wall and base units, roll top worksurfaces and built-in appliances.
From the kitchen/dining room, a side door opens into the garage which features a small utility area to the rear and a door opening out onto the garden.
On the first floor, a landing area provides access to an impressive master bedroom with built-in wardrobes and an en-suite bathroom comprising a panelled bath, shower cubicle, hand wash basin and wc.
There are two further bedrooms to this level including a spacious double with a wall of fitted wardrobes as well as good sized single room offering further space for a home office if required.
Both of these bedrooms are served by a generous sized family bathroom comprising a panelled bath, shower cubicle, hand wash basin and wc.
Grounds and Gardens
The property is approached initially over a tarmac drive with five bar gate shared with one other property, which then leads to a private hardstanding driveway offering off road parking and access to the large garage.
Side access from the front leads through to the rear garden which extends across the back of the house and is predominantly laid to lawn, with timber fence borders.
Adjoining the rear of the property is a paved terrace, ideal for outdoor dining and entertaining benefiting from the westerly aspect of the garden.
Living in Bransgore
Bransgore is a bit of a secret. This village in the south-western corner of the New Forest has a good selection of facilities, strong community, and easy access to Dorset’s sandy beaches.
The parish also encompasses the adjacent village of Thorney Hill and a few charming, peaceful rural hamlets of country houses and thatched cottages, including Neacroft, Godwinscroft and Waterditch. In the centre of Bransgore is a convenient parade of useful shops (such as a bakery, cafe and Co-op) as well as a medical centre. There’s a well-used village hall with a sizeable recreation ground, supporting a number of clubs and activities, and a clutch of popular local dining inns including The Carpenter Arms, The Three Tuns and The Crown.
For families schooling is impressive with Bransgore Primary School rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted and two well-regarded secondary schools at Ringwood (‘good overall and outstanding in its sixth form provision’) and Highcliffe (rated ‘good’). Property includes modern family homes on leafy roads, thatched cottages and Victorian and Edwardian country houses. As for travelling - there’s a mainline station a mile or so away at Hinton Admiral plus access to the A31 at Picket Post.
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A spacious three/four bedroom detached residence offering well-proportioned accommodation in a popular village setting. The property extends to approximately 1874 sq. ft. and further benefits from a large garage, off road parking, a private rear garden and no forward chain. EPR: C
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