Previously used as a residential care home, Rose
Cottage is an extended, detached period house offering flexible accommodation with scope for redecoration and reconfiguration. Rose Cottage stands on a plot of nearly 0.40 acres / 0.16 hectares.
The property is accessed from the gravelled parking area through timber gates where a brick
paved path leads through the front garden to
the enclosed storm porch with front door. The
spacious entrance hall benefits from a feature
fireplace, as well as ample storage under the
Off the entrance hall is a dual-aspect office/study overlooking the front garden, and two bedrooms, the largest benefiting from three windows to the southerly aspect and both with en suite shower rooms. Also off the entrance hall is the ground floor extension which is made up of a kitchen/diner, sitting room, snug, and further bedroom with en suite bathroom. Divided by a half-height wall, the kitchen/diner features a range of modern wall and base units with worktop over, two sinks, two integrated ovens, integrated hob and extractor hood, and two windows to the front, southerly aspect. Next is the sitting room which enjoys a bright, southerly aspect with access to a brick paved patio via French doors. Off the sitting room is a snug with access to the rear garden and a dual aspect double bedroom with en suite bathroom.
Moving upstairs, there are two further double bedrooms, both benefiting from a bright, southerly aspect and en suite facilities.
Bransgore offers a range of facilities and amenities including a post office, supermarket, a number of local shops, including a bakery and butcher, three pubs, two medical centres, and a primary school rated outstanding by ofsted in 2007. The New Forest National Park, with its pleasant country and woodland walks, is only a short drive away, whilst the stunning Dorset and Hampshire coastlines are approximately five miles south. The harbourside town of Christchurch and the market town of Ringwood, both of which offer a more comprehensive range of shopping and entertainment facilities, are approximately five and six miles distance respectively. The nearest train station is Hinton Admiral (approximately 1.5 miles away), which runs to London Waterloo in approximately two hours. There are airports at Bournemouth and Southampton.
Located to the side of the property is a large, gravelled parking area providing off-road parking for at least six vehicles. There is potential to build a double garage and/or ancillary accommodation, subject to any relevant planning consent(s) being granted. The front garden is enclosed by both brick walling and timber fencing with mature bushes, shrubs, and small trees creating privacy and screening. Mainly laid to lawn, there is a brick paved path leading to the parking area and a large patio area giving access to the sitting room and rear garden. Enjoying a high degree of privacy and
seclusion, the rear garden is mainly laid to lawn and bordered by hedging and mature trees.
Accessed from both the parking area and rear garden is an external lean-to laundry room.