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Occupying a superb elevated position on the edge of the popular Avon Valley town of Fordingbridge is Highfield Hall. This iconic Victorian Manor House was converted into accommodation in 2002 and had a long history within the local community. Once a private home, the building then became an orphanage and after a Cottage Hospital.
Situated on the ground floor is Apartment 3, a simply stunning two double bedroom home, presented and maintained to impeccable standards and boasting wonderful, sizeable accommodation amounting to approximately 971 sq. ft. The home seamlessly blends classical proportions, indicative of the buildings Victorian heritage, with light and open modern living spaces. A unique point worthy of mention is that the apartment has its own private entrance, parking space and a sizeable shed for storage. The triple aspect ‘heart of the home’ sitting/dining room forms the main part of the accommodation with vast sash windows flooding the room with natural light. There is ample space for a large dining set and has built in storage cupboards. Beyond, the internal lobby that hosts a generous array of built in storage, leads to the two bedrooms. The master bedroom is of particular note and is a deeply impressive room, benefitting from a stylish en-suite shower room. Bedroom two is serviced by a family bathroom services the remaining bedroom. The kitchen is beautifully appointed with ample attractive storage cupboards under swathes of granite work surfaces, a door then leads to the private courtyard.
The New Forest market town of Fordingbridge has a range of amentities including a Doctors, Dentist, post office and a number of banks. Shopping centres and a wider range of amenities are available a short drive away in the Cathedral city of Salisbury to the north and Bournemouth to the south. There are numerous good schools nearby including the prep school Forres Sandle Manor and Moyles Court. Hyde is also very well placed for commuting to Salisbury, Southampton and Bournemouth, all with good train services to London Waterloo (Soton Parkway 68 minutes).
The home is set within approximately 3.64 acres of beautiful parkland grounds. The electric gated entrance way sets the tone immediately, the tree lined driveway leads down to the house. The apartment has an allocated parking space adjacent to the home with an additional parking space that is rented for £100 per annum. The home itself has a lovely westerly facing private courtyard, the perfect spot for outdoor entertaining and dining.
Share of Freehold - 125 year lease from 25th March 2002. The seller has informed us that the ground rent and maintence charge is around £2,000 per annum, paid every six months.
Master Bedroom with En-suite
Private Courtyard Garden
Set within Beautiful Grounds
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