The property is situated to the immediate south of the charming New Forest village of Lyndhurst, with comprehensive amenities being within easy walking distance of the property. The M27 (Junction 1) at Cadnam is located some 4 miles due north of the property affording easy access across the forest on the A31, the motorway connecting north of Southampton with the M3 that provides a direct link to London. The Georgian market town of Lymington (10 miles) is due south, with both Brockenhurst and Southampton Parkway having mainline rail connections to London Waterloo.
Ground Floor: –
Front aspect window, natural stripped wooden flooring and stairs ascending to the first floor.
Wood burning stove set into a chimney recess with wooden surround and tiled hearth. Natural stripped wooden flooring, understairs storage and front aspect window overlooking the drive.
Fitted to three sides with a modern range of country style units, roll top worksurfaces and a Rangemaster cooker set into a tiled recess with extractor unit over. Utility cupboard, space for tall fridge/freezer, natural stripped wooden flooring and a stable door opening out onto the garden.
Family Room/Dining Room
Double doors with matching side windows to both sides providing access to the Garden Room. Ceramic tiled flooring.
Double aspect room with glazed roof, ceramic tiled flooring and double doors opening out onto the garden.
Rear aspect opaque window, ceramic tiled flooring, built-in wardrobe storage and and en-suite cloakroom with wash basin, WC and towel radiator.
First Floor: –
Built-in storage cupboard and natural stripped wooden flooring.
Double aspect room with built-in wardrobes, natural stripped wooden flooring and a front aspect window offering elevated views.
Natural stripped wooden flooring and rear aspect window
Two single glazed windows to the side, one obscure and one clear glazed. Matching “Lefroy Brooks” vintage bathroom suite comprising a claw foot bath with Victorian style shower attachment over, ornate hand basin, WC and towel radiator. Built in airing cupboard. Natural stripped wooden flooring and p art tiled walls.
Grounds & Gardens
The front of the property is accessed via a double width opening, with wooden five bar gates and a single pedestrian five bar access gate. The front garden has been laid mainly to shingle for ease of maintenance and to provide off road parking for multiple vehicles. Adjoining the driveway is a small, planted border. The front garden is enclosed to both sides and the front by mature hedging and timber wooden fencing.
This is a particular feature of the property and is mostly gravelled for low maintenance and interspersed with an array of mature shrubs, trees and bushes. It is enclosed to both sides and the rear by mature hedging and timber wooden fencing, providing a great deal of privacy. There is a further part wooden and single glazed summer house with adjacent covered log store and further timber shed.
Living in Lyndhurst
Lyndhurst is nicknamed the capital of the New Forest. This is partly because it is centrally located within the Forest, and partly because it is home to the district council, the Forestry Commission’s district office for South England and the Verderers’ Court (Verderers are the guardians of the Forest’s commoning rights and therefore protectors of the Forest landscape). It is also home to the New Forest Centre with Forest-themed museum, library and gallery.
Its High Street is a busy thoroughfare with numerous tea shops and coffee houses. As a shopping experience it runs the gamut from old-fashioned sweet shop and an award-winning butcher’s, through art gallery and eclectic vintage interiors shop to the Ferrari and Maserati showroom.
Eateries range from popular country inns, such as The Royal Oak at Bank (a hamlet within the parish boundary) and Lime Wood, a hip country house hotel with Good Food Guide recommended restaurant and luxurious spa.
Property is equally varied: from traditional terraced cottages to big country houses. Lyndhurst also appeals to commuters as there are links to major road networks at Ashurst and Cadnam as well as mainline stations at Ashurst and Brockenhurst.
Looking for Estate Agents in Lyndhurst? Spencers are here to help.
Clay Hill, Lyndhurst
- 3 Bedrooms:
- 1 Bathrooms:
- 3 Living Rooms:
April Cottage is a charming, Victorian, semi-detached property offering well-presented accommodation with many original features, as well as a private garden and off road parking for multiple vehicles. The property is located in the popular location of Clay Hill, which is located between Lyndhurst (1 mile) and Brockenhurst (4 miles). The open forest access is within approximately 250 metres of the property. Energy Performance Rating: E
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