Hyde, Hyde, Hyde, Fordingbridge, SP6

£650,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
A superb thatched character cottage in a rural position within the highly sought-after New Forest village of Hyde within the National Park, offered for sale with no forward chain. The cottage has wonderful views over the adjacent countryside and benefits from generous westerly facing gardens backing onto fields. This spacious home comprises an open plan kitchen/dining room with separate utility, two reception rooms and four first floor bedrooms with a master en-suite and separate family bathroom. Outside there is ample parking on a gravelled courtyard, in addition to the detached garage. Energy Performance Rating: E

The property is situated along a quiet lane in the picturesque village of Hyde, within walking distance of Hyde Primary School, country pub, village hall, garden centre/tea rooms and church. The neighbouring towns of Fordingbridge and Ringwood offer further amenities including independent and high street shops, supermarkets, leisure centres and cafes/restaurants. Hyde is located in stunning New Forest National Park, providing thousands of acres of natural heath and woodland, ideal for a range of outdoor pursuits, particularly walking, cycling and horse riding. The easily accessible A338 takes you to the cathedral city of Salisbury, with mainline railway station (approximately 10 miles north), and the bustling coastal towns of Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole (approximately 18 miles south). Southampton is approximately 20 miles east (via the A31/M27) and is London approximately a two hour drive (via the M27/M3/M25).

The oak front door opens into the entrance vestibule, with doors to the cloakroom and kitchen. The country style kitchen is open-plan to dining area and is fitted with a range of Shaker style units with wooden work surfaces over and an inset Butlers sink. There is a most useful central island unit, space for a range cooker and an integrated slimline dishwasher, with wood flooring continuing through to the dining area. The kitchen has a double aspect and overlooks the beautiful gardens. The adjoining utility room is an excellent size and comprises further fitted units and sink, with space and plumbing for a washing machine and dryer and a door giving access to the store/boiler room housing the boiler fired boiler. The sitting room has a French door with side windows opening onto the gardens and a further door to the study/play room, which has a double opening door to the south and secondary staircase to the first floor - the main staircase being from the kitchen. The delightful master bedroom has stunning views, a built-in wardrobe and a beautifully fitted en-suite bathroom, including a clawfoot bath. Bedrooms two and three each have a double aspect; bedrooms two also benefitting from far reaching rural views (as does bedroom four).

The cottage is approached from the lane over its own vehicle cattlegrid, to the gravel parking area and timber built garage. The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with established shrubs and a sunny patio for outside dining. There is a further area of garden measuring approximately 200ft in length, bordered by mature hedging, including a woodchip play area, chicken run and vegetable patch. Adjacent to the garden are open fields with the forest beyond, providing a stunning rural backdrop.

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