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  • Bedrooms: 4
Commissioned by the current owners just over ten years ago this charming cottage offers typical character within a modern styling comprising an impressive open plan feel featuring a stunning vaulted dining area and kitchen enjoying views over the gardens.

Agents Comments

“A rare opportunity to purchase an attractive contemporary forest cottage with an extensive range of outbuildings, enjoying 2.6 acres of landscaped gardens and paddock set in the New Forest Village of Copythorne offering easy access to commuter links and village amenities.”


The four bedrooms available include the impressive master bedroom with exposed beams, ensuite shower room and countryside views via the juliette balcony. The ability to generate income is extensive with opportunities for the equestrian enthusiast with a brick triple garage/store ideal for stabling with an additional tractor store and workshop, double garage with loft room over and utility. A spacious gated courtyard hosts a timber cabin. Access at the rear of the paddock accesses Copythorne Crescent with the open forest nearby. Copythorne is a pretty and popular village within the New Forest National Park with a range of local amenities including a well regarded school, church and a variety of public houses and eateries in the neighbouring villages of Winsor and Cadnam. Junctions 1 and 2 of the M27 are easily accessible with the market town of Romsey and the village of Lyndhurst equidistant.


An attractive timber framed open porch with part glazed solid oak front door opens into the welcoming open plan reception hall creating a splendid first impression. A cloakroom, generous storage cupboard and useful study are accessed from the entrance hall with a turning staircase to the first floor and galleried landing. The cottage style kitchen offers a range of bespoke shaker style wall and base units with central island and breakfast bar boasting an extensive range of integrated appliances which include a rangemaster stove, wine cooler, dishwasher, fridge and freezer. This spacious social area extends into the dual aspect dining area excluding much light from velux windows in the vaulted ceiling with bifold and french doors out to the patio and gardens. A utility room supplements the kitchen providing additional units, work surface and plumbing for washing machine. The dual aspect sitting room features a recessed log burning stove, inset shelving and french doors to the rear garden. The first floor landing features a mezzanine walkway capturing views to the paddock as well as access to the loft space. The master bedroom benefits from fitted wardrobes, views to the front and rear aspect and a vaulted ceiling with exposed beams. The ensuite shower room comprises a walk in shower, vanity unit with mounted wash basin, low level WC and heated towel rail. The three further bedrooms are served by the chic family bathroom with inset bath with mixer shower over, floating wash basin, dual flush WC and heated towel rail.


Two grand brick pillars flank the entrance to the gravelled driveway providing extensive parking for numerous vehicles neatly edged by wooden sleepers, trimmed hedgerows and well stocked planted beds. A block paved pathway abuts the front of the property with open timber framed porch framing the main entrance. Two sets of double gates allow access to the rear and to a timber home cabin fitted with power, light and fully insulated. The detached double garage is equipped with two single doors with access from the rear as well as a utility room and loft room over ideal for a games room or office space. Also to the rear is a walled rockery, fenced vegetable garden, shaped patio area which meets the well tended lawn extending to the post and rail fencing and 1.7 acre paddock. A three bay brick built open garage /store lends itself perfectly for additional garaging or converting to stabling for the equestrian enthusiast as well as a further tractor store and workshop.


Copythorne is a very popular New Forest village with many local events, activities and clubs. Whilst within the National Park boundaries it still allows easy access for commuter links to London or the south coast. A wide range of amenities are close at hand including a primary school, village hall, local shop, hairdressers and local pubs. A large superstore is located within three miles with nearby Lyndhurst, Totton and Ashurst providing further amenities. The M27 is within 3 miles and mainline rail links can be found at either Totton or Ashurst with direct services to London Waterloo.

Agent Notes

A modern character forest cottage benefitting from all mains services and an extensive range of outbuildings and 2.6 acre plot, constructed by the current owners in 2008.


From our office proceed along the A36 and turn right on to Black Hill Road turning left onto Furzey Road at the crossroads. Continue on this road under the M27 motorway and left right onto Romsey Road. Continue past Copythorne School and the property can be found on the right hand side.

Arrange viewing 01794 278128

Charles Powell

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