Ringwood Road, North Gorley, Fordingbridge, SP6
£1,395,000

Guide price

Bedrooms: 3
A spacious period cottage set in approximately an acre of grounds, situated in a stunning and sought after New Forest setting with beautiful far reaching views. The property retains much of its original character including open fireplaces, some original oak beams and exposed floorboards. It has been sympathetically extended to offer spacious accommodation, including; three double bedrooms, three bath/shower rooms, an open plan kitchen/dining room, living room and ‘Van Duke' conservatory. There is further scope to extend this property and previously had planning for a two storey extension which has now expired (original plans available to view on request). In addition, this individual home comprises a large parking forecourt and a triple garage complex with studio space above which could be utilised as additional accommodation and also including a separate building used as a home office/studio.

The cottage is situated in an enviable position in the peaceful Hamlet of North Gorley, within the north-part of the magnificent New Forest National Park; offering thousands of acres of woodland and heathland ideal for outdoor pursuits, particularly horse riding. There is a superb farm-shop and excellent country pub within walking distance. The town of Fordingbridge is conveniently just 2 miles away offering a good range of shops, and the larger market town of Ringwood is approximately 5 miles away, comprising a wide variety of shops, cafes, restaurants and leisure facilities; both towns offer excellent schooling. For commuters, the easily accessible A338 provides direct links to the historic city of Salisbury, approximately 10 miles north, and the larger coastal towns of Bournemouth and Christchurch, approximately 12 miles south. The A31 links to the M27 to Southampton (approx. 20 miles east).

? Two stunning reception rooms with exposed polished floorboards and beamed ceilings

? The impressive living room features a striking arched window with stone sill

? Red brick open fireplace with built in woodburning stove which is open to both the lounge and dining room

? Rear lobby with a beautiful flagstone floor and exposed brick walls, two built in cupboards

? Ground floor bathroom with a beautiful four piece period suite including a rolled top bath and a large oversized walk in shower

? Impressive Van Duke conservatory with cathedral style windows and attractively tiled floors

? Country style kitchen with range of shaker style units and blue granite worktops over

? Range of built in appliances include large butlers sink, range style cooker, integrated dishwasher, microwave and space for fridge/freezer

? The dining room benefits from a delightful double aspect and includes a built in dresser style unit

? Part galleried landing with access to three first floor bedrooms

? A very spacious master bedroom suite with an impressive vaulted beamed ceiling, ensuite shower room and a balcony with stunning views

? Two further generous sized bedrooms with built in wardrobes, both serviced by the family shower room

? Triple garage complex with additional accommodation above

? Recently converted stable block with ideal usage as a studio/workplace

The property is accessed across a cattle-grid and through a five bar gate, to a large gravel parking courtyard at the side and rear of the property and the large triple garage complex, incorporating three garage bays and a large studio/gym above with shower room, accessed via an external staircase. The extensive gardens surround the property, the majority being to the side and rear. The garden is laid to lawn with a patio adjacent to the property and mature shrubs and trees to the boundaries proving a good degree of privacy. There is a holding paddock which is fenced and a further wooden outbuilding, which could be converted to stables. The grounds amount to approximately 1 acre, with direct forest access.

01425 837708

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