Emery Down, Lyndhurst

£660,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
Introduction

Enviably situated and nestled in the quaint New Forest village of Emery Down is this charming single storey residence enjoying wonderful views from its elevated position. This spacious three bedroom home enjoys direct forest access to the rear via a private gate and small bridge (subject to a licence) with the most stunning tiered gardens creating a picturesque frontage stocked with colourful plants and flower beds within manicured lawns. The accommodation is well proportioned throughout and features two conservatories, perfect venues to sit and enjoy the beautiful surroundings and wildlife. The master bedroom is currently utilised as a formal dining room with a further dining area adjacent to the kitchen. A shaped gravel driveway, accessed via double gates, provides ample parking supplemented by a double detached garage with remote electric door, as well as stairs to a storage space above. The desirable village of Emery Down boasts a well regarded public house and church and is just 3/4 mile from Lyndhurst High Street, famous for its eateries, public houses and boutique shops. Direct rail links to London Waterloo are available from Brockenhurst or Ashurst train station.

Description

A glazed front door with side unit adjacent, allows natural light to flow through the welcoming entrance hall, which hosts a cloak cupboard and twin cupboard and allows access to the part boarded and well insulated loft space via a hatch and retractable ladder. Oak effect flooring extends into the dual aspect sitting room with a gas fire as an attractive focal point and porthole window to the rear aspect. Sliding glazed doors open into the impressive conservatory enjoying elevated views over the garden and beyond. The kitchen diner presents ample space for a dining table and chairs and provides an extensive range of wall and base units with roll top work surfaces and tiled breakfast bar. There is space and plumbing for a cooker and white goods with additional space in the adjoining utility which also houses the gas fired boiler. A rear door extends to the conservatory enjoying views to the open forest behind whilst centrally heated, enjoying usage all year round. The dual aspect master bedroom is currently utilised as a formal dining room overlooking the garden. The second bedroom is a generous double and benefits from a range of fitted wardrobes with bedroom three overlooking the woodland to the rear. The partly tiled family bathroom comprises a panelled bath with mixer taps and shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin and low-level WC. A separate shower room with WC competes the accommodation.

Outside

The property is approached via double gates into the neatly edged gravel driveway providing parking for several vehicles and fronting the detached double garage fitted with a remote up and over door. A staircase to the rear of the garage ascends to the upper level, fully boarded and fitted with power and light. The beautiful gardens are meticulously attended to and stocked with an abundance of flowers, shrubs and trees, creating a picturesque frontage. A greenhouse and vegetable garden, neatly edged lawn and compost area border the driveway with steps to a variety of sculpted lawns and flower beds with timber shed, covered store and water feature. A patio area provides the perfect spot to relax and enjoy the surroundings with access to both sides of the property to the rear walled garden with a second greenhouse, log stones and drying area, overlooking the open forest. A rear gate and a small bridge offer private access into the forest, a dog walker's dream.

Location

Emery Down is one of the New Forest National Park's most sought after villages, with its vibrant community, a village hall, a pub (The New Forest Inn) and church, yet is tucked away from the main tourist hot spots and associated traffic congestion. There is direct access onto the open forest providing a network of footpaths and bridleways for walking and riding. Lyndhurst is within 3/4 of a mile and is the largest village within the New Forest. It is a popular tourist location with many independent shops, art galleries, cafes, restaurants, pubs and hotels. For those with a keen eye for sailing, Lymington is within 10 miles with its attractive local architecture and popular marina. Southampton is a vibrant, modern city which has the popular West Quay shopping centre and many attractions. Communications are excellent with east and west access to the M27 and M3 within easy reach as well as direct rail links to London Waterloo from Brockenhurst or Ashurst Station.

Agent Note

A three bed detached bungalow benefitting from all mains services, has fired central heating and UPVC double glazing.

Directions

From Lyndhurst proceed west on the A35 turning right at Swan Green signposted Emery Down. Continue over the cattle grid and past the public house and the property can be found a short distance on the left hand side.

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Charles Powell

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