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.
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).
A covered porch leads into a welcoming hallway leading off to all principal rooms. To the right, a light and spacious living room offers views to the front aspect, a gas fire and a separate area ideal for a dining room table. At the end of the room is a glass conservatory enjoying views over the back garden and further providing access to a downstairs W.C, access into the garage, utility room and to the rear terrace.
The kitchen comprises wood effect shaker style units with rolltop work surface and a separate door leading to a walk-in pantry. There is further space for a breakfast bar, dishwasher, fridge and built in dual oven as well as a built-in gas hob.
The property benefits from two comfortable double bedrooms, both with built in floor to ceiling wardrobes. These are both serviced by a shower room with W.C, sink, and window to the side.
To the front a dropped curb leads to a brick paved driveway, with an adjacent area of lawn and in turn to the single garage. The garage has an up and over door, power and light and an internal door to the rear, leading to the conservatory.
The rear garden enjoys a high level of seclusion and privacy with an area of terrace leading on to a large area of lawn, which is interspersed and surrounded by a mixture of mature shrubs, hedgerow and trees. To the far end of the garden there is a small area of kitchen garden incorporating a large greenhouse.
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 detached bungalow set in the heart of Bransgore within walking distance to local amenities. The property offers a large garden to the rear and the opportunity to modernise and enlarge, subject to planning. EPR: D
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