An entrance porch with glazed internal windows opens into the entrance hall which provides access to the ground floor accommodation and the staircase which rises to the first floor. From here, a door leads through into a light and spacious sitting room, which is open plan to the adjoining dining room which features sliding patio doors leading to the rear garden.
To the rear of the property, the kitchen benefits from a large window providing views of the charming sunny garden. It also comprises a range of base, wall and drawer units, a generously sized utility room which offers additional cupboard units, a sink and space and plumbing for a washing machine, tumble dryer and fridge freezer. An external door leads out to the side garden.
The staircase leads to a galleried landing which provides access to four double bedrooms, all with fitted wardrobes and the family bathroom. The principal bedroom benefits from an en-suite and a balcony, which sits above the garage and benefits from far reaching westerly views towards Christchurch Quay.
GROUNDS & GARDENS
The property offers a large south facing garden which wraps around the westerly aspect and is bordered by mature hedgerows, shrubs, trees and fencing which provides much seclusion and privacy. The garden is primarily laid to lawn, with a paved patio abutting the rear of the property. A shed is located to one side of the garden, with a side access gate to the other, providing access to the driveway.
To the front of the property, the driveway provides ample off-road parking, as well as access to the garages. There is a large area of lawn which wraps around the property and is planted with attractive trees and shrubs.
The property is situated in a sought after location, close to and within easy walking distance of the village centre. 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.
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 generously proportioned four-bedroom detached family home, situated on a quiet road in the village of Bransgore, within walking distance of local amenities. Benefiting greatly from two integral garages, off-road parking and landscaped south facing gardens. The property has been maintained to a high standard and offers a fantastic opportunity for modernization and potential extension (STPP).