A period four bedroom cottage, extended to offer a charming spacious home, with additional one bedroom self contained annex, plus a two bedroom detached cottage presently used as a holiday let, fully furnished and equipped, rated four star - Visit England.
This delightful property is situated in an attractive rural setting, with an approximate 2.5 acres of paddocks and gardens, which include an all weather ménage. Extra grazing land, if required, is available subject to separate negotiation. Stables may be available for rent. The property is within walking distance to Moors Valley Country Park, Ringwood Forest and Verwood town centre with all its local amenities.
The property is ideally located for horse riding and cycling. This interesting property offers an opportunity for continued business or an ideal solution for an extended family. The original part of the property is cob construction dating back to the 18th century. Features and accommodation of the property consist of an oak kitchen with granite work tops and integrated appliances, separate utility room and downstairs cloakroom, a sizeable ‘L’ shaped sitting room with Inglenook fireplace and wood burner.
There are three generous double bedrooms on the first floor of the main building with fitted wardrobes, serviced by either a three piece bathroom suite and/or a three piece shower room, all fully tiled plus one generous single bedroom. There is a self contained one bedroom annex which has its own entrance, with a lobby into the living room with a bay window, fitted kitchen, inner hallway which leads through to the main houses sitting room, a double bedroom with fitted wardrobes and bay window, and a fully tiled three piece shower room.
The detached two double bedroom cottage was one of the original buildings on the site pre dating the main property and consists of an open plan living/dining/kitchen room, with floor to ceiling windows, with the bedrooms arranged as a formal double and twin room. Both have their own three piece en-suite shower rooms.
From Verwood Road a right of access over the existing drive will be created up to a new five bar gate. This entrance leads to a wide parking forecourt, turning area and access to the gardens and paddock. Pedestrian access will be given from the garden to the adjacent bridleway. The equestrian ménage included within the sale is fenced and measures 20m x 40m, and is surfaced with rubber and silicon sand. To the right of the driveway there is a large paddock, adjacent to the road and running up to the cops/wooded area, which is also included, with the main house having formal lawn and grounds around that and the ménage.
The one bedroom annex is currently let on a monthly basis to a single tenant and is separately rated for Council Tax paid by the tenant.
The holiday let for Foresters Cottage is presently open all year and is for sale as a going concern including furnishings, fixtures, fittings and equipment if required, excluding original paintings and any personal items. Excellent return is provided from these lettings and information can be provided to bona fide purchasers.