Located in a picturesque and peaceful hamlet within the New Forest National Park, this charming home offers excellent access to nearby to the open Forest, a perfect spot for outdoor pursuits including walking, cycling and horse riding. Within walking distance are the local farm shop, Hockey’s Farm, and the popular Royal Oak Public House. The surrounding new forest offers thousands of acres of natural heath and woodland, an outstanding natural beauty spot where new forest ponies, donkeys and cattle roam free.
Exit Ringwood along the A338 Ringwood to Fordingbridge road. After about three miles turn right into Mockbeggar Lane (just before the Old Beams public house. At the end of this road turn left and proceed through Ibsley past Hockeys Farm (on right). As the road forks take the right hand road and this will take you to Ogdens, pass the riding school on your right and then the road will turn into a track, continue along this track for about a quarter of a mile and you will come to the property on your right.
Connected: Water and Electricity
Drainage: Septic Tank
Heating: Oil fired boiler which is not working and needs replacing
Living in Fordingbridge
Fordingbridge, with its distinctive seven arch bridge spanning the River Avon, rewards discovery. This former market town enjoys an idyllic location between the heath and woodland of the New Forest and rolling chalk downlands of Cranborne Chase. The Avon Valley long-distance footpath from Salisbury to Christchurch runs through the town, meandering beside the Avon. Round and about are some of the loveliest villages, including Rockbourne with the remains of a Roman villa and good, popular pub, the Rose & Thistle, and delightful Breamore with its picturesque Marsh (surviving manorial green) and Elizabethan manor house.
Fordingbridge itself has a high street of interesting independents including an art gallery, architectural salvage yard (a great resource with treasures such as Victorian fireplaces), bookshop and boutiques, and essentials such as butchers and bakers. There’s also a great selection of pubs and restaurants in the area, such as The George in Fordingbridge, The Three Lions at Stuckton and The Foresters at Frogham.
Property in Fordingbridge and surrounding area represents good value for the New Forest and includes character cottages and modern family homes. Families are also attracted by the well-regarded independent schools of Forres Sandle Manor and Moyles Court.
Fordingbridge is positioned just off the main Salisbury to Christchurch Road, so there’s reasonable access to the road networks - including A31 at Ringwood.
Looking for an Estate Agent in Fordingbridge? Spencers are here to help.
£550,000 Offers in Excess of
- 3 Bedrooms:
- 2 Bathrooms:
- 1 Living Rooms:
Stunning New Forest location for this Canadian Log cabin, affording amazing views of the surrounding Forest. This very spacious freehold three-bedroom, two-bathroom, timber-built property is situated in its own private gardens with direct forest access. This lovely home would be ideal as the perfect getaway holiday home or as a permanent residence.
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