As you approach, you’ll be greeted by a picturesque front garden that boasts an inviting, sun-dappled lawn and a magnificent willow tree, casting gentle shade over the tranquil space.
To the left of the property, a convenient gravel driveway leads you up to a spacious garage, providing ample parking and storage space for your vehicles and belongings.
As you step into the rear garden, a generous patio area beckons for al fresco dining and entertaining, while a charming greenhouse invites you to nurture your green thumb and cultivate your favourite plants year-round. Adjacent to the greenhouse is a cosy summer house.
The property has a wonderful forest location in the pretty village of East Boldre with a thriving pub, village hall, post office, village store, garage and a new community shop which will open later this year. All of these amenities are within easy walking distance. There is also a popular marina at nearby Bucklers Hard and the Beaulieu River Sailing Club offers opportunities for sailing enthusiasts. The attractive town of Lymington has a number of supermarkets and independent shops including some designer boutiques and is surrounded by the outstanding natural beauty of the New Forest National Park. Brockenhurst Railway Station (approximately 5.5 miles) provides a half hourly service to London Waterloo with a journey time of approximately 90 minutes, and the motorway networks surrounding Southampton are also within direct travelling distance. There are many well regarded schools in the surrounding area, with South Baddesley (Primary) providing a mini bus service.
As you step inside, you’ll find yourself in a welcoming hall. Directly in front of you, an elegant staircase beckons, leading to the first floor. To the left, an inviting doorway opens into the dining room, graced with a beautiful bay window that offers views of the meticulously landscaped front garden. This dining room effortlessly flows into the kitchen.
The kitchen is boasting built-in appliances that include a handy dishwasher, refrigerator and a sleek built-in oven. With its ample counter space and storage, meal preparation becomes a delight. From here, you’ll discover a convenient utility room, complete with a porch and access to the enchanting rear garden. This is the perfect space for enjoying your morning coffee or hosting al fresco dinners with family and friends. The utility room provides easy access to the integrated garage.
Across the hall, a large living room beckons. The centrepiece of this room is a built-in wood burner, which adds a touch of cosiness and warmth to the space. It’s the perfect spot for relaxation or entertaining guests. Connected to the living room is an extended room, bathed in sunlight from its southerly orientation. This sun-soaked haven offers picturesque views of the garden and opens up to the outdoors via elegant French doors.
Ascending the staircase to the first floor you have access to 3 double bedrooms and a single bedroom, which is currently used as a study and a family bathroom
Living in Beaulieu
Beaulieu, as its name suggests, is beautiful. This village is a jewel of the New Forest, sitting prettily beside the River Beaulieu with Palace House, the seat of the Montagu family, as backdrop. This is an estate village which has been in the keeping of the Montagu family for 477 years. Today Beaulieu is familiar worldwide for the National Motor Museum, but the village attracts visitors, too. It has a quaint High Street of smart independents in pretty brick and timber-framed period properties, including art gallery, chocolate studio, floral designer, plus gift shops, tea room, village stores, garden centre, community garden and the village school (rated ‘good’ by Ofsted).
Beaulieu is also home to Beaulieu Garage (specialising in classic and vintage cars) and Terrace Restaurant at the Montagu Arms, the only restaurant in the New Forest to hold a Michelin Star. Along the road towards picturesque Hatchet Pond is Beaulieu Organic Farm Shop.
As for property, there are some good-sized period country houses, while Dock Lane, which runs alongside the river, is considered one of the most prestigious addresses in the Forest with a selection of stunning architect-designed modern builds.
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East Boldre, Brockenhurst
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- 1 Bathrooms:
- 3 Living Rooms:
Immersed in the heart of the New Forest National Park. This beautiful 3/4 bedroom detached home has been with the current owners for over 40 years. The property further benefits from an air source heat pump, solar panels, large integrated garage, ample parking with an attractive front and rear garden.