Spacious detached property, adjacent to open heathland within the picturesque New Forest National Park. Visit the local pub and farm shop, or relax in the peaceful garden with a drink.
This stylish house is set in a leafy location in North Gorley, in the heart of the New Forest National Park. Resident ponies and cattle can be seen roaming the open heathland adjacent to the property and a friendly local pub and popular farm shop can be found only a short walk away. In minutes, you can reach the towns of Fordingbridge and Ringwood, which both have a choice of local amenities, or take a trip to Salisbury, which as a Cathedral city, offers great amenities as well as being rich in history. Endless walking and cycling routes can be found leading from the door, taking in the stunning and fragile landscape that this area is renowned for.
From the gravelled parking area a path leads you to the front door, which opens into a welcoming hallway. To your left is a stylish kitchen with a bright and airy ambience and door to the garden. This delightful space is an inviting area for the whole family to enjoy preparing meals, the kitchen is well-equipped with an AGA (operational September to April), electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, microwave and dishwasher. Next you will find a useful utility room, with both washing machine and tumble dryer, the ideal spot for cleaning off muddy boots after a long walk in the forest. Adjacent to here is a dining room with snug area, which has a lovely outlook over the garden, a TV and DVD, plus fireplace with wood burner. Heading back into the hallway you will find the sumptuous lounge with stylish furnishings and a SkyTV. A useful separate WC is adjacent to here. Stairs rise to the first floor from the hallway, where you will find a super-king-size bedroom with en-suite bathroom, including shower over bath and WC. Adjacent to here is a double bedroom with en-suite shower and WC. Completing the first floor is a twin zip-and-link (can be made into a super-king-size on request) and a bunk bedroom, both of which share a stylish bathroom with bath and WC.
Heading outside from the kitchen you will find an inviting terrace with table and chairs. Ideally positioned directly behind the house it’s the perfect space for al fresco dining, with a large table and chairs ready to accommodate all the family. Heading back to the front of the property there is a second seating area where you might like to enjoy your morning coffee and look out for the resident rare breed chickens. There is also a parking area for two cars.