We are delighted to offer this spacious, five bedroom detached house of approximately 2,720 sq ft plus an adjoining double garage. Situated in a small exclusive development just one mile from the centre of Lymington. This spacious family home is in need of renovation, but has three large reception rooms, four bathrooms and a west facing rear garden.
Solid double front doors open to a lovely, spacious Hallway with feature turning stairs taking centre point. Double doors lead to the main Living Room which is dual aspect with a sliding patio door to the rear garden and a large brick fireplace taking centre stage with a grate, copper hood and gas point. Across the hall there is an excellent size Dining Room which is a bright, naturally lit room. There is also a Study overlooking the rear garden. The Cloakroom has a vanity wash hand basin with storage beneath, space for coats and a separate WC. The impressive Kitchen/Family room is fitted with cream coloured cupboards under granite work tops and a central island with breakfast bar, gas and electric hob (currently not connected) and extractor above, there are two integrated electric eye-level Bosch ovens as well as spaces for a fridge, freezer and dishwasher. Within the family area there is a deep bay with patio doors leading to the garden and a gas fire with attractive surround. The good sized Utility Room provides space and plumbing for washing machine, tumble dryer, fridge and freezers, a sink with cupboard beneath and matching wall mounted cupboards above, there is a door to the driveway and a door to the garden, also a door leading into the Double Garage which has electric up and over doors, power and light. From the utility a lobby leads to the Shower Room with WC, wash hand basin, corner shower with glass screen and door to the Sauna.
The spacious Galleried Landing gives access to The Master Bedroom which is a lovely room enjoying views over the garden with built in wardrobes, a dressing table top and drawer units. There is an En Suite Bathroom which includes a panelled bath, double shower, wash hand basin with vanity storage beneath and WC. Bedroom Two is also an excellent size with its own walk-in dressing area with mirror fronted wardrobes and a large En Suite Bathroom with ‘his & hers’ sinks, bidet, WC and Jacuzzi bath (currently not in use). Bedrooms Three and Four are both of similar sizes, bedroom three has built in wardrobes. Bedroom Five is a bright single room with a wardrobe and cupboard housing the gas central heating boiler. The family Bathroom is fitted with a panelled bath, WC, bidet, wash hand basin with storage beneath and a separate glass screened shower.
Outside: To the front of the property a mainly brick paved area provides plenty of parking space with a pathway leading to the front door and an area of lawn with shrubs to the boundary. To the rear of the house there is a brick paved patio with timber pergola, areas of lawn with raised beds and a further area for a kitchen garden and a drying area hidden to one end. The boundaries are fenced and the property enjoys a woodland backdrop which is maintained by the Saxon Place management.
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.