The property is situated within a few yards’ level walk of shops and other village amenities, and enjoys easy access to the New Forest National Park, and the neighbouring villages of Sopley, Burley and Winkton. Among other assets, Bransgore has a primary school and 2 pubs. Christchurch and Ringwood are about 4 and miles 5 miles away respectively.
Built circa 1900, Pinehurst has undergone an extensive programme of refurbishment since 2016, including re-wiring, re-plumbing, new gas central heating, radiators and boiler, and extension (including a magnificent orangery/family room). No expense has been spared in presenting the house in excellent decorative condition throughout, whilst respecting its Victorian character.
Features include wide oak boarded flooring throughout the ground floor, 2 open fireplaces, 2 bathrooms a ground floor cloakroom and a UPVC utility room. The house is traditionally built with cavity brick walls, stone sills and lintels, timber and rendered twin gables, a ridged slate roof and 2 brick chimneys. Connected to all mains services, the house has gas central heating and quality UPVC double glazed sash windows.
An open-fronted entrance porch with timber and brick piers, concrete ridge tiles, black and white tiled floor, and step leads to an entrance hall with under stairs storage space and cloakroom.
Both the living room and dining/music room have attractive bay windows overlooking the front garden, and feature limestone fireplaces with marble hearths. The living room has a wood burning stove, and the dining room has a gas fire.
There is a spacious, dual aspect ground floor bedroom with a high gabled ceiling, an exposed ceiling timber, and a pair of casement doors to outside.
The kitchen/dining area has a superb view over the garden area, an excellent range of black polished granite work surfaces and traditional units (with cup handles and LED lighting), and a butler’s sink. Appliances include a Rangemaster range cooker (with 6 burners, 2 ovens and grill), full height larder fridge, drawer freezer, microwave, dishwasher and wine cooler. A cupboard houses the Worcester gas combination boiler, and there is a door to a UPVC utility room with stainless steel sink, worktop, space for white goods, and door to outside.
A walkway and square arch from the kitchen/dining room lead to a superb orangery/family room with high gabled glass roof, wide oak boarded floor, and wall-to-wall double bifold doors giving a superb view onto the garden.
From the hall, a straight spindled staircase with oak handrail leads to the first floor landing which has loft access. Bedroom 1 is a spacious double room with an attractive bay window and a superb en suite shower room.
Bedroom 2 has an attractive bay window overlooking the village road, and bedroom 3 is a spacious double overlooking the rear garden. The fully tiled family bathroom has a shower bath, vanity wash basin and concealed cistern WC.
A 5-bar gate leads to a large gravelled courtyard with parking for 4 vehicles. There is space, subject to planning consent, to erect a garage. The front garden is bounded by a low brick wall and has 2 lawns, brick pathways and established flower beds including roses, hydrangeas and fuchsias.
The rear garden offers almost complete privacy and has a lawn, mature fig tree, brick retaining walls, a raised Indian sandstone terrace, a gazebo, a barbecue/entertaining terrace, 2 timber sheds and a storage area. Shrubs include laurel and rose.
DIRECTIONS: From Ringwood, head south on Christchurch Road, at the roundabout take the 2nd exit staying on Christchurch Road, and proceed along this road until reaching the petrol station on the left, and turn immediately left onto Moortown Lane. At the end of Moortown Lane, turn left onto Ringwood Road and continue for some distance, the road then becomes Thatchers Lane. On entering the village of Bransgore, pass the parade of shops on the left, and Pinehurst can be found shortly after on the left hand side, just before the village pub, The Crown, on the right.
COUNCIL TAX: Band E.
EPC RATING: Band E.