This impressive detached chalet bungalow offers spacious accommodation and although well maintained, the property is now in need of some updating. It overlooks open fields to the rear and is located on the outskirts of Lymington with a semi rural feel.
The front door with covered entrance and tiled step opens to the spacious Hallway where a staircase rises to the first floor.
The main Living Room, at the western end of the house, is a well proportioned, sunny room with a dual aspect and double doors leading out onto the rear garden.
The separate Dining Room is also a generous size with a brick fire surround and open fire, an attractive bay with double doors gives access to and views over the rear garden.
The Kitchen/Family Room is also a generous size and would make a good social space with views over the front garden, to one side there are fitted cupboards and drawers beneath worktops, integrated appliances including a double electric oven and ceramic hob, the central heating boiler and also a large walk-in pantry with space for fridge and freezer. The remainder of the room is open, with ample space for an additional table and a door out into the side lobby and store, again with a ceramic tiled floor and door to the garden.
The Conservatory has a ceramic tiled floor, double doors onto the rear garden.
There is also a ground floor Cloakroom with WC, wash hand basin and space and plumbing for a washing machine.
Continuing through the ground floor, Bedroom Two is an impressive room with two double wardrobes, a bay window with views over the garden.
The ground floor Shower Room includes a large shower with glass screen, wash hand basin, WC and an airing cupboard with cylinder.
The First Floor Landing has access to eaves storage.
Bedroom One is a bright, double room with views over the garden and fields beyond and an
En Suite Shower Room comprising a large shower with glass screen, WC and wash hand basin.
Bedroom Three is an excellent size single room again with views over the rear garden and access to further eaves storage.
Outside: To the front of the property there is a Tarmacadam driveway with space for three or four vehicles. There is a single Garage with an up and over door to the front, power and light and a Car Port to one side. The remainder of the front garden is well screened with mature shrubs and hedging and an area of lawn.
The Rear Garden has a path across the back of the house which in turn leads on to the lawn with deep borders, hedges and shrubbery to the boundaries. There is a vegetable garden, a green house and timber garden shed, along with an apple tree at the far end. The property backs onto a paddock and has a pleasant, sunny rear aspect. There is plenty of space around the property with additional areas for storage and a pedestrian gate giving access to the front.
Lymington offers an extensive range of shops from large household names such as M&S Simply Food and WH Smiths to independent boutiques, coffee shops, restaurants, pubs and tea rooms. There are also a variety of hair salons and beauticians to choose from. Saturdays provide a vibrant atmosphere throughout the town as the market attracts many locals and visitors from throughout the forest and beyond. Lymington is the ideal location for those who enjoy water sports with two marinas and sailing clubs holding access to the Solent and a short drive away from beaches.
Lymington was named by the Daily Telegraph as the eighth best coastal town in Britain 2014. “You’ve got the New Forest, unspoilt coastline, it’s a sailing hub and you can still get to London easily,’’ A pretty Georgian coastal town, Lymington benefits from good schools, boutique shops and Saturday street market.
Being so close to the New Forest it also offers the perfect location for those who enjoy horse riding, walking and cycling. The town offers a nine-hole golf course, rowing club, community centre, library, small cinema, bowls club and tennis club. Lymington Recreation Centre offers an indoor 25m swimming pool and many fitness classes, whilst during the summer months there is an outdoor seawater baths next to the River with a hundred years of heritage. There is also a Cricket Club, Football and Rugby Clubs, Skateboard Park and children’s play areas.
From a more practical view Lymington also offers churches of all faiths, infant, junior and secondary schools all within walking distance of the town.