The Nook, Hale, SP6

Price £550,000

Reference: #12589 - RINGWOOD


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A rare opportunity to purchase this charming 3 bedroom detached bungalow which enjoys an idyllic location with direct forest access located in Hale, near Fordingbridge in the New Forest. Set on a plot approaching 1 acre in size, this property offers peace and tranquillity with its mature gardens and an adjacent paddock which is perfect for horse lovers.

“The Nook” is a spacious bungalow, architect designed and built for the current owners approximately 30 years ago. Although now providing scope for modernisation and some updating it offers fantastic potential and a unique opportunity for its future owners to create a superb home in a stunning setting. Step out of the front door and you are welcomed into mature gardens which wrap around the bungalow and lead directly to the adjacent paddock previously used as the home to the present owners horses. The front gate leads directly into the expansive beauty of the New Forest National Park with its miles of picturesque heathlands and woodlands and for the outdoor pursuits and countryside lovers, endless trails for dog walking, cycling or horse riding

Full Description

  • “The Nook” is approached via a short Forestry Commission track with a 5 bar gate providing access to the paddock and a front gate leading to the garden path and front door to the bungalow.
  • Inside the property there is a good sized hallway which serves all the internal rooms. The living room features an open fireplace and patio doors which lead to the rear garden. There are 3 good sized bedrooms and a large family bathroom. The kitchen overlooks the front and side aspects of the bungalow and houses the solid fuel boiler.
  • The stunning location is the real feature of this property and the secluded private gardens and paddock include a range of outbuildings, although most now need some maintenance and renovation.
  • There is plenty of room for further extension (sttp) which, given the existing property and idyllic plot provides the setting and future potential to create a truly stunning family home

Lounge/Dining Room
5.01m (16'5) x 4.9m (16'1)

3.66m (12') x 3.59m (11'9)

Bedroom 1
4.05m (13'3) x 3.73m (12'3)

Bedroom 2
3.47m (11'5) max x 3.2m (10'6)

Bedroom 3
3.49m (11'5) x 3.19m (10'6)

2.45m (8'0) x 2.11m (6'11)


Additional Photos

Tenure: Freehold

Central Heating
via Radiators / Solid Fuel Boiler

Transport links
Hale is a small village, one of several picturesque hamlets located towards the north west corner of the New Forest. Hale is served by a reputable primary school (approx ¼ mile) which overlooks the village green. The neighbouring villages of Woodgreen and Woodfalls feature village shops, post offices and popuar public houses. The pretty riverside town of Fordingbridge is located approximately 6 miles away and has a comprehensive range of shopping, recreational, health facilities and local schools. The city of Salisbury is situated approx 8 miles away and provides extensive facilities and main line rail services to London Waterloo. There is easy access to Bournemouth and Southampton via the A338 and M27 with both having international airports and mainline railway stations

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