With the original part of the part of the property dating back to the 1780’s, this property exudes character whilst being a modern family home. Entering into the property through a wooden stable door into the entrance hall with stairs leading to the first floor and a cloakroom comprising a low level WC and wash hand basin. To the left lies the sitting room, with single aspect views over the rear garden and further provides access to the rear terrace through a door. The sitting room further benefits from a brick- built fireplace with log burner.
There is a further reception room at the front of the property, currently being utilised as a dinning room which features a charming bay window with seat. From here, a doorway leads through to the utility room which features a range of built-in units and space and plumbing for domestic appliances. Following on from here is the kitchen/breakfast room. This room has been renovated by the previous owners to an extremely high standard and features exposed beams, high and low level storage units, butler sink, built in fridge/freezer and dishwasher.
To the first floor a part galleried landing provides access to all first floor rooms. The delightful principal bedroom provides views over the rear garden and features a freestanding bath. This room benefits from an en suite shower room comprising tiled shower cubicle, wash basin and WC. Further to this level, are another four good sized bedrooms which are serviced by the family bathroom, featuring bath with overhead shower, wash hand basin and WC.
The property lies in a pleasant rural position on the eastern edge of the Village of Bransgore within the New Forest National Park. The property enjoys good communication links with easy access to the South coast, the marina city of Southampton to the South East, the cathedral city of Winchester lies to the North East with Salisbury to the North West, whilst the coastal town of Bournemouth lies to the South West. The nearest shopping facilities can be found at Bransgore with a more comprehensive range of shopping and recreational facilities available at Ringwood or Christchurch. Some of the best outriding in the South of England can be enjoyed directly from the property in the surrounding New Forest National Park with plentiful walking and cycling opportunities also. Golf is available at Burley, Bramshaw and Brockenhurst.
The property benefits from ample off road parking with the added feature of a detached garage. To the front of the property there is additional off-road parking for a couple of cars. Access can also be gained to the rear garden by the pedestrian side gate at the front of the property.
To the side of the property is a raised terraced area, ideal for al fresco dining and also features a timber built covered barbeque area. The terraced area continues around the property to the rear garden. The rear garden is mainly laid to level lawn with a shingle pathway to the side leading to the back of the garden and boarded by beautiful plant beds filled with mature plants and shrubs. At the far end of the garden is a raised deck area featuring a summer house and a rear terrace with feature timber beams, creating a tranquil and modern space to soak up the sun
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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