THIS country house with a swimming pool and tennis court that is set in its own private valley is up for sale in the New Forest for nearly £6million.

Hemmick Court boasts wonderful views over its beautiful gardens, grounds and lake, and across to the Forest and the valley beyond.

The seven-bedroom property has been refurbished with the help of an interior designer.

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The main reception rooms lead off a reception / dining hall.

The majority have French doors opening out onto a terrace and into the gardens, with views over the grounds and adjoining countryside.

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Other features throughout the property include moulded architraves, panelled internal doors, ceiling speakers and underfloor heating on the ground floor.

Off the large landing are five bedroom suites, the principal of which has a balcony overlooking the grounds, and a walk-in dressing room.

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The grounds are a particular feature of the property and include a large terrace accessed from the main reception rooms, which offers a great place to relax, with a Jacuzzi and views over the grounds.

Beyond the terrace are the formal gardens, a parterre garden, stepped water garden, and a long pergola planted with hydrangeas and roses.

There is also a good sized swimming pool, pump house, barbecue and hard tennis court as well as a dog kennel and fenced vegetable patch.

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The lake has a central fountain, weeping willow and ornamental gazebo.

The property is set within about 43 acres, which lies primarily to the south and south west and is arranged as pasture and paddocks, divided by areas of woodland.

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There are three further ponds and mature woodland known as Sticklands Plantation.

In addition to the main house, there is a three-bedroom coach house opposite, with gym and spa, as well as three sets of opaque folding glass doors giving access to garaging for five/six cars.

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The property is totally concealed and protected by its own land, located between the small villages of Hale and Woodgreen, in the north west corner of the New Forest National Park.

Hemmick Court is being marketed by Savills for a guide price of £5,995,000.

For more information, contact Savills on 01962 841842 or 01722 426820.

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