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Castleman Lodge

Spacious, comfortable home in a fantastic location. Everything you need to relax or venture out for countless activities on your doorstep!. Ground Floor:
Open plan living space.
Living area: With wood burner and bi-folding doors leading to garden.
Dining area: With stone floor.
Kitchen area: With breakfast bar, double electric oven, induction hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and stone floor.
Sitting room: With Freeview TV.
Utility room: With washing machine and tumble dryer.
Separate toilet.
First Floor:
Bedroom 1: With super kingsize bed, French doors leading to balcony and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 2: With double bed and sloping ceilings.
Bedroom 3: With double bed with single bunk over and double sofa bed (for flexible sleeping arrangements).
Bathroom: With bath, shower cubicle, double sink unit and toilet. . Gas central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial fuel for wood burner included. Welcome pack. Large, enclosed lawned garden with sitting-out area, garden furniture and barbecue. Hot tub for 7 (private). Parking (shared). No smoking. Please note: The property has an attached annexe which is occupied by professional long term tenants.. Situated on the Hampshire/Dorset border, a 2-minute walk from the award-winning Moors Valley Country Park, this spacious chalet bungalow is ideal for families or friends looking to relax within easy access of a range of outdoor activities. Offering plenty of natural light with tasteful furnishings, there is an inviting open plan kitchen/dining/living space with bi-folding doors opening into the garden. The master bedroom has a super kingsize bed and a private balcony overlooking the garden. The large garden offers an outdoor dining area with barbecue, a sundeck with outdoor sofa and a 7-person hot tub - a great way to relax whatever the weather!
There is so much to do in the immediate area including exploring the New Forest National Park (just a 10-minute drive away), with a range of options for walking, cycling and running nearby. Visitors travel from all over the country to visit Moors Valley Country Park, a managed forest with a host of outdoors activities for adults and children. You can play golf at the numerous local courses, including an 18-hole and pitch and putt course within walking distance. Dine out in a choice of local restaurants, or enjoy a picnic or ice creams with the children at a local beauty spot!
The Castleman Trailway can be accessed just 100 yards away. It provides easy walking, a pleasant cycle to Ringwood and if you’re adventurous, in the other direction towards Poole and beyond to Sandbank beaches! By car you can be at the beach in 15 minutes. Head to Boscombe Beach, a regular winner of various seaside awards due to its excellent facilities and cleanliness. Here you can enjoy the sandy beach, the pier, cafés and restaurants, beach volleyball and table tennis or even learn to surf! Boscombe Chine Gardens are just a short stroll from the beach with a wonderful crazy golf course. And finally the land train runs from Boscombe to Bournemouth. Enjoy a stroll along the promenade one way and catch the train back.
Other places of interest nearby include Paultons Theme Park with Peppa Pig World, the New Forest Otter and Owl Park, The New Forest Water Park (just outside Ringwood - offering wakeboarding, inflatable aqua park, kayaking and more), Marwell Zoo, Beaulieu Motor Museum, Longdown Activity Farm, Bournemouth Oceanarium, Adventure Wonderland, Dorset Heavy Horse Farm Park and Rescue Centre and Ringwood Brewery Tour! There’s something for everyone to enjoy. Beach 10 miles. Shop ¼ mile, pub and restaurant 1 mile.

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Cottage · Rooms 3 · Sleeps 7

In association with Passpawt

Listing Address

5 Forest Edge Drive
Ashley Heath, near Ringwood
New Forest
BH24 2ER

Listing Details

Can Leave Dog Unattended


Exercise Area


Limit On Dog Size

No Limit

No. Of Dogs Allowed


Charge For Dogs








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