A rare chance to purchase a fine, substantial house, quietly situated in a highly sought after location on the south side of Lymington High Street, within easy walking distance of the yacht clubs, marinas, sea wall and Woodside Gardens. This attractive property boasts five bedrooms and four reception rooms along with beautifully maintained, landscaped gardens and a double garage.
The hardwood front entrance door opens to a spacious Entrance Hall with staircase rising to the first floor and a door to the Cloakroom.
The Living Room has a dual aspect, a central fireplace with gas fire and a door to the garden and patio.
The Dining Room also has a door to the garden and combined with the living room could make a spacious, open-plan living area opening onto the garden.
The Kitchen is fitted with a range of white cupboards beneath worktops with integrated appliances including a fridge, microwave, electric oven and gas hob with extractor above, there is also a Bosch dishwasher and an additional tall cupboard.
The Breakfast Room allows further dining space and leads to the Utility Room which is fitted with further storage cupboards, white worktops with a sink, a washing machine, tumble dryer, integrated freezer and a door to the rear garden.
The Family Room/Study provides a further reception room.
The first floor landing is spacious with an airing cupboard and there are five bedrooms.
The Master Bedroom overlooks the rear garden with a row of wardrobes along one wall and an En Suite Shower Room with large shower, wash hand basin, bidet and WC.
Bedroom Two also overlooks the rear garden and has built in wardrobes.
Bedroom Three has a dual aspect and is again a comfortable, double room.
Bedroom Four could also accommodate a double bed and has a wardrobe.
Bedroom Five is a generous size, single room with plenty of natural light.
The main Bathroom comprises a bath with shower over and glass screen a wash hand basin and WC.
Outside: The property is approached through timber gates over a driveway providing ample off-road parking with a landscaped front garden including an ornamental pond and a number of mature small trees and bushes providing privacy.
The attached Double Garage has electrically operated up and over doors to the front, overhead storage, power and light. The large, rear garden is beautifully landscaped and a superb feature of the house with a patio ideal for entertaining. The lawn is surrounded by well stocked borders, arranged to provide privacy and seclusion. There is also a timber summer house at the far end of the garden.
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.