School Lane, Bransgore, Christchurch


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  • Bedrooms: 4

* Vast detached house * Substantial accommodation * Excellent Scope for improvement (stpp) * Interlinking self contained 2 bedroom annex * Attractive plot measuring approx 0.5 acres * Tucked away location within a stone's throw of the open forest * Triple Garage complex * Gated in and out driveway *

Directional Note: From our office in the Village Centre proceed along the Ringwood Road in a Southerly direction towards The Crown Public House. At the Crossroads turn left onto the Burley Road and proceed towards Burley for approximately two miles. Upon entering the National Park turn right into School Road, before turning left into School Lane, where the subject property can be found on the left hand side.

Enviably tucked away on a quiet country lane within the New Forest National Park and only a stone's throw from the open forest is this substantial detached property incorporating an interlinking but completely self contained 2 bedroom annex. This charming home provides many characterful features but would now benefit from modernisation and also gives a fantastic opportunity for further improvement subject to the necessary permissions being achieved. It occupies an excellent plot approaching 0.5 acres with vast lawned gardens enjoying a good degree of seclusion, a gated in and out driveway and a triple garage.

The property is ideally situated in a rural yet convenient environment betwixt the villages of Bransgore and Burley, which both offer a good range of shops and amenities, whilst the beautiful harbourside town of Christchurch and the charming market town of Ringwood, which both offer a more comprehensive range of shopping and entertainment facilities, are approximately 5 miles distant.

INTERNALLY: An over-sized hardwood front door opens to a spacious Entrance Porch with windows overlooking the garden. A further hardwood front door opens to an Inner Lobby where doors lead to some ground floor accommodation and a turning staircase leads to the First Floor.

A Ground Floor Cloakroom is fitted with a close coupled W.C. and a wall mounted wash hand basin and benefits from an obscured window to the rear.

The Study/Third Reception offers a window to the front and features a red brick fireplace upon a tiled hearth.

An Inner Hall leads in turn to the Ground Floor Bathroom which is fitted with a bath and sink and benefits from an obscured window to the rear.

The Lounge enjoys a dual aspect with windows to both the front and rear and features a red brick fireplace upon a tiled hearth facilitating an open fire.

The large Kitchen is fitted with a comprehensive range of cupboard and drawer units with a fitted "Bosch" double oven, an inset "Bosch" hob and space for additional appliances. Furthermore, an airing cupboard houses a factory lagged hot water cylinder and a modern "Worcester" boiler. The Kitchen further benefits from a pleasant outlook over the garden and a door providing access to a porch at the rear whilst a further internal door links to the Annex accommodation.

The Dining Room sits adjacent to the Kitchen and benefits from a window overlooking the Rear Garden.

To the First Floor are two Bedrooms, both benefiting from a large selection of fitted wardrobes and cupboards and Bedroom Two has the added benefit of an attractive view over the garden.

ANNEX ACCOMMODATION: A multi-paned door leads from a covered Porch to the Entrance Hall where there is a large storage cupboard and an interlinking door to the main residence.

The Ground Floor Bathroom offers a matching 3-piece suite and benefits from an obscured window to the rear.

The Kitchen is fitted with a selection of cupboard and drawer units with space for an electric cooker and benefits from a window to the side.

The Sitting Room enjoys a window providing a pleasant outlook over the front garden and features a chimney breast with an impressive red brick fireplace facilitating a clear-view wood burning stone upon a tiled hearth.

A staircase leads to the First Floor Landing which in turn provides access to the two First Floor Bedrooms, both benefiting from built-in wardrobe facilities.

EXTERNALLY: The property is bounded from the road by close board fencing and mature hedgerow. A gated in-and-out driveway which circles the property provides substantial Off Road Parking facilities and access to a vast Garage Complex with 3 up-and-over doors and an additional storage area. The Front Garden is laid to lawn with attractive shrub and flower borders, whilst to the rear/side of the property is a vast area of lawn again with attractive shrub and flower borders and an allotment area to one end. Furthermore, there is a timber Garden Shed, a timber Summer House and boundaries are by way of timber panelled fencing and mature hedgerow.


MAIN ACCOMMODATION- ENTRANCE PORCH, LOUNGE: 19'7" x 12'0" (5.97m x 3.66m), KITCHEN: 201'" x 10'9" (61.26m x 3.28m), DINING ROOM: 11'8" x 9'0" (3.56m x 2.74m), STUDY/THIRD RECEPTION: 8'2" x 7'7" (2.49m x 2.31m), BATHROOM, CLOAKROOM, LANDING, BEDROOM ONE: 13'3" x 10'11" (4.04m x 3.33m) max., BEDROOM TWO: 10'10" max x 9'5" plus wardrobe recess (3.3 x 2.87m).

ANNEX ACCOMMODATION- ENTRANCE HALL, LOUNGE: 13'0" x 12'0" (3.96m x 3.66m) both maximum measurements, KITCHEN: 12'0" x 5'11" (3.66m x 1.8m), BATHROOM, BEDROOM ONE: 13'5" x 10'10" (4.09m x 3.3m), BEDROOM TWO: An L-shaped room 10'10" max. x 13'5" max (3.3m x 4.09m).


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