Cadnam

£675,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
Situated on a leafy back road in the popular New Forest village of Cadnam is this charming period cottage occupying a generous plot approaching 2/3 of an acre of beautifully maintained mature gardens.

Introduction

The gated sweeping driveway extends to the front of the cottage and detached double garage. Leaded windows to the front aspect, a working well and open timber porch all add to the aesthetic appeal of this forest home offering versatile accommodation comprising four well proportioned bedrooms complemented by a triple aspect sitting room and separate dining room. Having been extended in the 1970's there is also further potential to extend, subject to the usual planning consents. The village of Cadnam offers a range of local amenities including a shop, garage, public house and restaurant with fast and easy access to the motorway networks and the New Forest National Park on the doorstep.

Description

An attractive timber open porch with pitched roof and quarry tiled floor shelters the wooden stable front door opening into the entrance hall and stairs to the first floor. The generous sitting room features a central fireplace with brick surround, wood burning stove and ornate tiled hearth. Natural light emanates from three aspects with an oriel bay window and French doors to a paved court yard area. The dining room also features a working log burning stove with red brick surround and houses a useful storage cupboard under the stairs. The kitchen breakfast room offers a range of wall and base units with roll top work surface and walk in pantry adjacent. A rear lobby accesses the part tiled cloakroom and spacious conservatory fitted with a butler sink and plumbing for white goods. The first floor landing provides access to the well insulated loft space via a hatch and retractable ladder. The master bedroom is well proportioned with ornamental fireplace and wardrobe over the stairs. Bedroom two is of similar proportions with an ornamental fireplace with access to the third bedroom and shower cubicle. The spacious landing houses the airing cupboard and Worcester boiler with access to the fourth bedroom and family bathroom which comprises a white suite and heated towel rail.

Outside

This charming cottage is fronted by a trimmed beech hedgerow with gravel driveway and five bar gate sweeping round to the front of the cottage and the detached double garage. The original single garage is situated at the entrance to the drive and is currently utilised as a workshop. The beautifully maintained gardens extend to two thirds of an acre with shaped lawns punctuated with a variety of fruit trees and mature bushes and shrubs. Additional outbuildings include a large log store, garden store and greenhouse. There are two working wells, a compost area and pond creating an idyllic outdoor space for children to play or to entertain the keenest of gardeners.

Location

Hawthorne Cottage is situated within the New Forest National Park, convenient for the M27 and access to London, Southampton and the South Coast. Neighbouring villages of Cadnam, Copythorne and Bartley offer a school, post office, convenience store, garden centre and a choice of pubs and restaurants.

Agent Note

A detached period cottage benefiting from double glazing, mains drainage and gas with a detached garage and workshop.

Directions

From our office in West Wellow take the A36 towards Ower turning right into Blackhill Road. At the crossroads turn left into Furzley Road which adjoins Newbridge Road. Continue on proceeding under the motorway bridge. Turn right onto Newbridge Road. Hawthorne Cottage can be found on the left hand side.

Arrange viewing 01794 278128

Charles Powell

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