Woodlands, New Forest National Park


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  • Bedrooms: 4
Set in wonderful one acre grounds with lovely rural views, this energy efficient contemporary home plays host to a wealth of striking features whilst providing an impressive arrangement of accommodation together with a variety of outbuildings adding a further and very flexible dimension.

Enviably positioned on the fringes of the New Forest National Park within walking distance of day to day amenities including a variety of public houses and eateries together with a reputable primary school. The thriving market town of Romsey and the gateway village to the New Forest, Lyndhurst provide more widespread facilities both of which are within a short drive as are main roads and motorways. The commercial centres of Bournemouth and Southampton and their respective mainline railway stations and regional airports are also easily commutable on a daily basis as are the cathedral cities of Salisbury and Winchester. The National Park provides the perfect backdrop with its open heath and woodland, and plethora of footpaths and bridleways making this an ideal location for those with a love of nature and the great outdoors whilst the award winning beaches of the South Coast are also easily accessible. An excellent choice of both private and state schools can be found within the surrounding area too ensuring the appeal to families with children of all ages.

No expense has been spared in the construction of this stunning contemporary home and its impressive arrangement of accommodation which extends to approximately 3,000 square feet. Cleverly combining energy efficiency with an abundance of labour saving devices, the wonderfully light and airy interior plays host to an array of striking features whilst extensive full height glazing to the rear elevation ensures the lovely grounds and the countryside beyond can be enjoyed equally as well from inside the property as out. A variety of seating areas set around either a wood burning stove or contemporary living flame gas fire have been created within the principally open plan triple height reception area with centre stage given to an architecturally designed floating steel staircase. Handleless bespoke cabinetry can be found within the beautifully fitted kitchen/breakfast area complimented with Brazilian granite surfaces, walnut breakfast bar and Siemens appliances. Travertine flooring flows throughout creating seamless entertaining/living space and which can be arranged in a variety of manners. The ground floor is further complimented by a separate utility room, cloak room and an en suite bedroom. The first floor accommodation includes an impressive galleried landing leading to three of the four bedroom suites. Of particular note is the impressive master bedroom suite which benefits from a walk in dressing room and opulent bathroom comprising his and her wash hand basins, separate shower and freestanding bath with overhead waterfall tap. In addition a partially enclosed balcony creates the perfect private area to enjoy the attractive views. The two other bedrooms also enjoy en suite facilities with one of them also benefitting from a mezzanine floor creating interesting and very versatile additional space.

Set well back from the lane a brick pillared entrance with automatic double timber gates ensure a private and discrete position is enjoyed. A gravel driveway provides extensive parking and turning to the front of the property also continuing to the rear and the detached garage block. The superb level grounds extend to approximately one acre laid principally to lawn for ease of maintenance. An extensive terrace extends immediately to the rear of the property and from where lovely views can be enjoyed. Paths lead to the rear boundary and to where an ornamental fishpond with pretty footbridge over can be found together with a most enchanting 'secret' garden. Hidden from view a beautifully discreet and tucked away area has been created with a variety of mixed and mature planting creating interest and colour creating an ideal spot to enjoy a quiet moment whilst the adjacent and surrounding countryside provides the perfect backdrop.

An additional 2,000 square feet of versatility can be found within a variety of outbuildings including a detached and independently heated three car garage with adjacent workshop and cloakroom together with a useful and versatile studio above. Other outbuildings include an open barn providing enormous potential for further development subject to obtaining the relevant consents, summer house and store.

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