View towards the cottage
Well equipped kitchen
Spacious kitchen
Kitchen with Rangemaster cooker
Beautiful lounge area with woodburner
Beamed open-plan lounge/diner
Family and friends dining area
Pretty double bedroom
Finishing touches with stunning views
Comfy double bedroom
Lovely bathroom with walk in shower
Cosy twin bedroom
South facing patio area with furniture
View towards the cottage
Country views from the garden gate
Taking a stroll
Lymington cobbles
Lymington Quay
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2 / 18  Well equipped kitchen
3 / 18  Spacious kitchen
4 / 18  Kitchen with Rangemaster cooker
5 / 18  Beautiful lounge area with woodburner
6 / 18  Beamed open-plan lounge/diner
7 / 18  Family and friends dining area
8 / 18  Pretty double bedroom
9 / 18  Finishing touches with stunning views
10 / 18  Comfy double bedroom
11 / 18  Lovely bathroom with walk in shower
12 / 18  Cosy twin bedroom
13 / 18  South facing patio area with furniture
14 / 18  View towards the cottage
15 / 18  Country views from the garden gate
16 / 18  Taking a stroll
17 / 18  Lymington cobbles
18 / 18  Lymington Quay

Blacksmiths Cottage

Brockenhurst, New Forest
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Change Fri
No Dogs
4 star
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • A 10 minute walk into the village of Brockenhurst with its shops, cafes and restaurants
  • Wood beams provide a wonderful sense of character
  • The former home of the village blacksmith
  • Located on a quiet lane where the garden gate meets the vistas of Butts Lawn
  • From the garden, a short stroll along country lanes takes you into the forest
  • Meander through the shops in the charming coastal town of Lymington
Property code: NFL88

A delightful semi-detached property with cosy woodburner situated in the heart of the New Forest. A short stroll takes guests’ into the pretty village of Brockenhurst with its various amenities.

 A stroll along country lanes will lead guests of the property to the spectacular woodlands of the New Forest. The village of Brockenhurst is just a ten minute walk away and offers local amenities as well as a train station that takes guests to London in just ninety minutes. The vibrant coastal town of Lymington, with its Georgian high street and various independent shops is a short drive from the property and provides a wonderful place to while away an afternoon in a wine bar or cafe.

The property has a lovely kitchen that is fully equipped and has a Rangemaster that adds to the country-cottage feel of the room. The exposed wood beams in the kitchen continue through into the spacious lounge diner, which is full of light from the windows on each side. There is a dining table for entertaining and a window seat that’s perfect for relaxing with a good book. A traditional woodburner creates a welcoming atmosphere for those cosy nights in. On the ground floor there is also a utility room containing a tumble dryer and washing machine and a downstairs WC.

Upstairs in the property there are three good sized bedrooms. The spacious master bedroom offers delightful views across the countryside and contains a double bed and an en-suite. The second bedroom has two single beds and the third bedroom contains a double bed and has built in storage. There is a bright and airy bathroom on this floor with a bath and separate shower.

Outside the property there is a lovely south facing patio area that provides an idyllic spot for unwinding and enjoying some al fresco dining after a day spent exploring the surrounding countryside.

  • Wi-Fi
  • Rangemaster cooker, gas hob, electric ovens, microwave, fridge/freezer
  • Dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, and iron and ironing board
  • Woodburner and logs provided from September to March
  • Bed linen and bath towels provided (cot bedding and beach towns on available)
  • Heating and utilities included
  • Parking for one car outside the property on the road, further parking further down the lane
  • 32” flat screen TV
  • Smoking is not permitted
  • Garden area with table and chairs
  • High chair and stair gates and the top and bottom of the stairs
  • No pets allowed
  • Smoking is not permitted

This property is personally managed by Claire.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 13 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Barbara 20th October 2017

Fabulous location with lovely views of the forest and walks from the front door. The cottage was very well equipped with everything you could need for a pleasant stay.

Reviewed by Karen 11th September 2017

The cottage was exactly what we hoped it would be. Beautifully presented and in an idyllic position in the forest. It had everything we needed for a wonderful relaxing break in a real home from home.

Reviewed by Stephanie 7th July 2017

A lovely aspect overlooking open land. Very central for whatever you chose to do on the day, whether going to the coast or further into the forest. So peaceful and quiet.

Reviewed by Rosalyn 23rd June 2017

A beautiful cottage in a perfect setting, overlooking the New Forest. Our 3 day stay was a real tonic and we came home feeling relaxed and refreshed.

Reviewed by Ken 2nd June 2017

A comfortable property in an idyllic position well equipped and having the advantage of good wi-fi and excellent mobile signal, we've stayed there twice which must say something.

Reviewed by Mr D.C 14th June 2016

Very comfortable and contained all that was needed. Last minute booking, very helpful in identifying available property.

Reviewed by Mr C.E 14th June 2016

Very pleasant and relaxing. Great decor, really good eye for furnishings. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would book again. ll in all it felt like home from home and we were very happy.

Reviewed by Mrs H.M 5th April 2016

Really well equipped and comfortable and high quality bed linen and towels. Lovely local towns: Lymington, Lyndhurst, Christchurch. Great forest walks and lovely coastal walks.

Reviewed by Mrs L.L. 22nd February 2016

The cottage was great! Excellent location and would happily visit again.

Reviewed by Mr D.S. 22nd February 2016

Easy and friendly booking. The location of the cottage overlooking open land was fantastic - constant procession of ponies! The interior was of a very good standard, and everything you could need was provided.

Reviewed by Mrs K.R. 22nd February 2016

Have used NFL numerous times and the service has always been good. The holiday was fabulous, we love this cottage and have stayed there before, it feels like a home from home.

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View towards the cottage
Well equipped kitchen
Spacious kitchen
Kitchen with Rangemaster cooker
Beautiful lounge area with woodburner
Beamed open-plan lounge/diner
Family and friends dining area
Pretty double bedroom
Finishing touches with stunning views
Comfy double bedroom
Lovely bathroom with walk in shower
Show 6 moreCosy twin bedroom


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