Cadnam

£460,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
Introduction

A charming period cottage conveniently situated within the desirable New Forest village of Cadnam, offering local amenities nearby. With origins believed to date back to the early 1800's, this characterful property featured four bedrooms complemented by an open plan sitting and dining area which presents an impressive fireplace and log burning stove. The adjoining kitchen breakfast room provides space for a breakfast table and chairs and includes a range style cooker. Off road parking is available on the gated gravel driveway with a secure gate leading to the colourful and wonderfully private rear garden with a central lawn, summer house and seating area. Ideal for commuters, the M27 motorway is just minutes away with excellent schooling available at nearby Bartley and Copythorne. Locally there are miles of beautiful walks and cycle rides into the National Park with Lyndhurst within four miles distance and the market town of Romsey approximately six miles.

Description

An attractive part glazed composite front door opens into the entrance vestibule, useful for hanging coats and shoes with a secure inner door to the most welcoming reception. This generous open plan space features a rustic recessed fireplace in the sitting area creating a focal point to the room with a dual fuel stove set on a red brick hearth. The adjoining dining area creates a wonderfully social feel with French doors opening to a block paved seating area and private garden. A useful storage cupboard is situated under the stairs with gate latch door accessing the stairwell. The fitted kitchen breakfast room offers a range of light oak wall and base units with contrasting quartz work surfaces and butlers sink. A large range style cooker is situated at the end of the kitchen with extractor hood over with plumbing for a washing machine and dishwasher as well as an integrated fridge freezer. Space is available for a dining suite.

The first floor landing allows access to one of two loft spaces both of which are boarded to facilitate storage. The charming dual aspect principal bedroom features exposed floor boards and benefits from a fully tiled ensuite shower room with shower cubicle, wall mounted wash basin, low level WC and fitted shelving. The second bedroom boasts built in wardrobes with fitted shelving to bedrooms three and four. The family bathroom comprises a free standing ball and claw bath with mixer taps and shower attachment, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin set against panelled walls.

Outside

The property is approached via a five bar gate onto a gravel driveway providing parking for several vehicles screened from passers by with a 6' shiplap fencing and high hedgerow to the borders. A working well provides an attractive centre piece with a gravel path extending to the side gate. The enclosed and private rear garden features a central well tended lawn edged by a block pathway and a large seating area which abuts the cottage. High evergreen hedgerow and a colourful variety of mature trees and bushes provide a pleasantly private setting with a timber summer house in the far corner.

Location

Cadnam enjoys a number of well regarded public houses and eateries with a comprehensive range of amenities available in the nearby market town of Romsey or forest village of Lyndhurst. Local schooling is available in the neighbouring villages of Copythorne and Bartley whilst the property falls within catchment for Hounsdown Secondary School. Direct rail links to Waterloo are just a short drive away at Ashurst or Totton with Southampton Airport Parkway being an approximate fifteen minute drive.

Agent Note

A detached period cottage benefitting from gas fired central heating and mains drainage.

Directions

From our office proceed along the A36 and turn right on to Black Hill Road turning left onto Furzey Road at the crossroads. Continue on this road under the M27 motorway and then right onto Romsey Road. The property can be found a short distance after the turning for Old Lyndhurst Road on the left hand side.

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Charles Powell

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