The property is set in a semi-rural location, with outstanding views across the farmland to the south and west. Situated a short walk from Hordle shops and within four miles from the coast which offers cliff top walks, beaches and spectacular views across the Solent and the Isle of Wight. The town of New Milton, with schools for all age groups including the renowned Ballard School, is within approximately 3 miles and the attractive Georgian town of Lymington is approximately 6 miles to the east where two deep water marinas, excellent sailing facilities, restaurants and shopping facilities are located.
The property is approached from the country lane via a gravel driveway giving ample space to park several vehicles and leading along the side of the property via high wooden gates. The rear garden is a generous size with boundaries of mature hedge. There is a large stone terrace along the rear of the house and around one side where there is a wooden summer house and ample space for al fresco dining. The whole offers a high degree of privacy.
The front access leads into an attractive hallway with exposed brick way, stairs to the first floor and original stripped pine doors to all rooms. The hallway opens out into the stunning open plan kitchen/living room. This area spanning the entire back of the house, has a beautiful herringbone wooden floor, bi-folding doors along the rear wall to the entertaining terrace and the rear garden and glazed ceiling sections allowing ample light into the area. There is a large island with ample worksurface space incorporating a breakfast bar to one end and dividing the kitchen from the dining and living areas. Ample storage provision is provided with the hand painted wooden base level cupboards and integral appliances include a dishwasher, wine fridge, eye level fan oven and grill and fridge freezer. There is an attractive ceramic butler style sink unit with chrome mixer tap. A walk-in pantry to one corner of the kitchen, and close to the side door, is fitted with a range of shelves and room for a microwave. The separate laundry room has attractive tiled floor, fitted storage as well as plumbing for a washing machine. There is ample space for dining furniture as well as sofas and there is wiring in place for a wall-mounted TV.
Also to the ground floor is a double bedroom with front aspect sash window and with the adjacent family bathroom. The bathroom is fully tiled and incorporates a shower above the bath, hand basin and WC. There is a Victorian style radiator and heated towel rail. Stairs lead to the first floor accommodation comprising the master bedroom suite with vaulted ceiling and exposed beams ensuite wet room, front aspect sash window and cupboard with hanging space. Bedroom two is a generous double with vaulted ceiling and rear aspect sash window.
Living in New Milton
New Milton is in a prime location between the New Forest and the coast and home to award-winning Chewton Glen Hotel & Spa, the luxurious country house hotel.
This bustling market town attracts families, drawn by its strong community, range of facilities and excellent schooling provision. There are acclaimed independents, including Durlston Court and Ballard School, while the state school offering is also strong: New Milton Junior is rated ‘good’ by Ofsted and New Milton Infants and The Arnewood School (11-19 Academy) are both rated ‘outstanding’.
Facilities include a town centre with weekly market, a selection of brands, from Boots to Costas, and good independents, such as Smith Bradbeers department store. There’s also the Forest Arts Centre, a venue with a lively mixed programme that includes established and emerging comedy acts, theatre, music, from folk to jazz, and workshops for children and adults. The health and leisure centre has a swimming pool, gym, badminton and squash courts, and a timetable of exercise classes. In addition there is a range of activities and clubs on offer in the area from angling to tai chi, as well as bowling, football and tennis clubs and more.
Property comprises mostly detached houses on tree-lined avenues with parks and recreation grounds including a skatepark– overall a pleasant and comfortable environment for families.
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A pretty three bedroom, two bathroom semi-detached period cottage set on a quiet leafy lane and in a semi-rural location. The property has been extended and improved having a magnificent open plan kitchen/living/dining room and benefits from a lovely private garden, ample parking and side access. EPR: TBC
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