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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Emery Down, Lyndhurst, Hampshire

Sold STC £975,000

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Tenure: Freehold

On the open market for the first time in over 50 years, this 2525 sq ft family home overlooking a delightful forest green, has been sympathetically renovated and modernised to a high standard and includes many period features. Energy Efficiency Rating: E

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. Lyndhurst is within two miles and is the largest village within the New Forest. It is a popular tourist location with many independent shops, art galleries, cafés, restaurants, pubs and hotels. For those with a keen eye on sailing Lymington is within ten 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. The surrounding areas of Southampton and Winchester have a wide selection of well respected private schools. Communications are excellent with east and west access to the M27 and M3 within easy reach. This provides access to London and the south coast. The coastal resort town of Bournemouth is also only a short drive away.
A storm porch and half glazed front door lead to the entrance hall with staircase to first floor and doors to all principal ground floor rooms. Below the stairs a door leads down to the cellar with accessible coal chute. Immediately on your left upon entering the house is the sitting room, a lovely double aspect room with a central brick built fireplace and large sash windows affording delightful views over the garden and forest beyond. Adjacent to this is the drawing room with full height French style doors leading out to the gardens, open fireplace with tiled surround, timber mantel and exposed wooden floor. The dining room has two access points from the entrance hall and once again dual aspect sash windows overlooking the gardens. This opens through to the newly fitted kitchen/breakfast room with a full range of modern high and low level units in cream gloss incorporating induction hob with extractor over, built-in fridge and freezer, built-in single and combination oven and separate island unit. There are large sash windows overlooking the side garden, a built-in stainless steel sink unit with glass top, built-in dishwasher and a further window to the rear overlooking the forest. A door gives access to the utility room with space and plumbing for domestic appliances and a wall mounted gas fired boiler. In turn a door leads to the cloakroom with a low level WC and wash hand basin in vanity unit. From the kitchen a door also gives access to the single garage which has twin timber doors, space for domestic appliances a door and a window to the rear.

The first floor landing has a sash window to the front elevation and a storage cupboard under the stairs to the second floor. There are three bedrooms on this level with the master having delightful views over the open forest, a full range of built-in wardrobe and drawer units with central dressing table unit and a door leading to the en suite shower room with shower cubicle, low level WC, basin in vanity unit and a window to the rear. Bedrooms two and three are both to the front of the property and both enjoy double aspect views. The recently fitted family bathroom has a window to the side, a large corner bath with shower fitments and screen over, WC and basin in vanity unit. From the landing a staircase gives access to the second floor accommodation which is currently configured in four distinct areas which could all be used as bedrooms with stripped wooden floors and windows overlooking the surrounding forest.

The property is approached via a pedestrian gate with a gravel pathway leading to the front door which is surrounded by areas of lawn and interspersed with well tended mature plant and shrub borders. The property is surrounded by mature hedgerow and mature trees and to the rear there are fruit trees and a soft fruit cage. Vehicular access can also be gained via twin wooden gates leading to a gravel driveway which leads in turn to the garage to the rear of the property.

Property ref: 121_964_4243087

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09 September 2016


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