This wonderful character home is situated in a quiet and private position, in the village of Winkton, located on the edge of the Avon Valley. The medieval town of Christchurch is only 2 miles distant, and offers a comprehensive range of shops, boutiques, restaurants and a natural harbour, with two sailing clubs and a renowned rowing club. There are excellent schools nearby, both state and private. The Market town of Ringwood is 6.5 miles distant, situated on the edge of The New Forest National Park – offering 140,000 acres of heath and woodland for a range of outdoor pursuits.
For the Commuter the A338 links to the A31 and gives direct access to the M27 to Southampton and M3 to London and beyond.
From Ringwood, join the B3347 heading south towards Christchurch. Stay on this road for approximately 5 miles and as you approach Sopley, join the one-way system. Proceed for a further half a mile and turn left into Burley Road. The property will be found on your left.
Living in Bransgore
Bransgore is a bit of a secret. This village in the south-western corner of the New Forest has a good selection of facilities, strong community, and easy access to Dorset’s sandy beaches.
The parish also encompasses the adjacent village of Thorney Hill and a few charming, peaceful rural hamlets of country houses and thatched cottages, including Neacroft, Godwinscroft and Waterditch. In the centre of Bransgore is a convenient parade of useful shops (such as a bakery, cafe and Co-op) as well as a medical centre. There’s a well-used village hall with a sizeable recreation ground, supporting a number of clubs and activities, and a clutch of popular local dining inns including The Carpenter Arms, The Three Tuns and The Crown.
For families schooling is impressive with Bransgore Primary School rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted and two well-regarded secondary schools at Ringwood (‘good overall and outstanding in its sixth form provision’) and Highcliffe (rated ‘good’). Property includes modern family homes on leafy roads, thatched cottages and Victorian and Edwardian country houses. As for travelling - there’s a mainline station a mile or so away at Hinton Admiral plus access to the A31 at Picket Post.
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£1,100,000 Guide Price
- 4 Bedrooms:
- 2 Bathrooms:
- 2 Living Rooms:
Winkton Cottage is an exquisite property, which has a wonderful history dating back to 1838 and oozes character and charm throughout.
Set in beautifully kept grounds of approx. 1/3 of an acre and located in a sought after and convenient position, with the coast and forest just moments away, Winkton Cottage is a true home of distinction and a viewing to appreciate all on offer is recommended. EPR: TBC