The property is situated inside the southern edge of The New Forest, within 1/2 a mile of open forest and just four miles from the coast which offers cliff top walks, beaches, and spectacular views over the Solent and the Isle of Wight.
Local amenities at New Milton are within one mile with schools for all age groups including the renowned Ballard School nearby. The Georgian coastal town of Lymington is within eight miles where you will find a range of boutique shops, many fine restaurants, excellent sailing facilities, and a thirty minute car ferry crossing to Yarmouth on the Isle of Wight.
The property is well placed for access to other major towns and cities including Bournemouth (13 miles), Southampton (19 miles) and Winchester (31 miles), with a link to London Waterloo via New Milton (2 hours) or Brockenhurst (1 hour 40 minutes).
Entering through a stable door, a welcoming hallway with part panelled walls and a bespoke storage bench leads through to the impressive kitchen. This Howdens fitted kitchen cleverly blends contemporary living with its characterful surroundings and now offers a comprehensively fitted space ideal for modern day living. The stunning shaker style units with granite worktop allow for ample storage and prep space and are further complimented by a ceramic butler sink, instant hot water tap, 5 ring Range master with double oven, wine cooler, integrated dishwasher and pantry. To the end of the kitchen is a space ideal for a dining room table with patio doors providing access to the outside.
To the other side of the hallway is a well-equipped utility room with sink, boiler, space for washing machine, and separate WC with towel radiator and sink. The ground floor is completed by three further reception spaces allowing for a variety of uses from a sitting room, separate dining room, snug, playroom or even a fourth bedroom.
Infront of a second porch area providing access to the garden and further storage space, stairs ascend to the first floor. A good size master bedroom enjoys views over the front courtyard and space for wardrobes along the side wall. An attractive en-suite mirrors the design of the family bathroom and offers a walk-in shower, WC, sink and towel radiator.
The first floor offers two further double bedrooms both served by a family bathroom with an impressive freestanding roll top bath with freestanding shower attachment, WC, sink and towel radiator.
The current owners have sympathetically converted an existing outbuilding into an extremely versatile space which now offers a range of uses including a home office or gym with adjoining en-suite. This extension of accommodation from the main residence benefits from oak effect flooring with under floor heating, Velux windows and a kitchenette.
Notable Works To The Property:
– New kitchen
– New bathrooms
– Side extension
– Converted outbuilding into home-office
– New sash style windows throughout
– Renewed all of the plumbing and the majority of the electrics
A generous sized driveway laid to gravel provides off street parking for three vehicles and access into the single garage to the side. A feature brick wall with a side gate leads to a courtyard area (ideal for entertaining) linking the outbuilding with the main house and an implement shed is found to the side of the outbuilding.
The courtyard style paving continues around the property leading to the principal rear garden. This area is extremely private and predominately laid to lawn enjoying a southerly orientation. Raised borders currently house feature ornamental trees and a sun terrace is found in the corner of the garden thoughtfully placed to enjoy the evening sun.
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 beautifully presented Edwardian red brick cottage recently renovated to an extremely high standard. The property is situated moments from the open forest and further benefits from a south facing garden, garage, off street parking and a well-appointed home office/studio. EPC:D.
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