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Lovely Victorian house with the New Forest National Park on the doorstep, perfect for enjoying the miles of unspoilt forest and heathland walks.. Thorn is a superb Victorian detached family home which offers light and spacious accommodation, with high ceilings and sash windows. Set in a peaceful, idyllic location, tucked away in a quiet backwater, right on the doorstep of the New Forest National Park. The accommodation is perfect for families or groups staying together. It offers a stunning light and spacious fitted kitchen, opening on to a sunny dining room/conservatory with bi-fold doors onto the enclosed garden. The living room leads to a twin bedroom, and upstairs, there are three further bedrooms, plus a family bathroom. Outside there are two lawned gardens, the rear garden also benefits from a summer house. Situated along a quiet lane, accessed over a low ford, and with fantastic scenic walks directly onto miles of unspoilt heathland of the forest, where ponies and cattle wander freely along the roads. It is just a 10-minute walk to Brockenhurst which has a good range of shops, restaurants, inns, railway station, and cycle hire. Beaulieu is approximately 6 miles, and the Georgian market town of Lymington is also about 6 miles away, offering an extensive range of shops, a famous Saturday market and excellent amenities for yachtsmen, including two marinas. The ferry to the Isle of Wight can also be taken from here, a lovely day trip for the family! The nearest beaches at Keyhaven or Milton are about a 15 minute drive, and Christchurch is about 30-minutes away. Beach 8 miles. Shop and pub ½ mile, restaurant 200 yards.. Ground Floor:Living room: With Freeview TV, DVD player and CD player.Dining room/conservatory: With bi-fold doors to to garden.Kitchen: With electric oven, electric hob, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, tiled floor and bi-fold doors leading to conservatory.Bedroom 1: With twin beds.Separate toilet.First Floor:Bedroom 2: With kingsize bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet, and leading to...Bedroom 3: With single bed and pull-out bed (for children).Bedroom 4: With double bed.Bedroom 5: With bunk bed.Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.. Electric central heating (underfloor in kitchen and bathroom), electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate available on request. Enclosed lawned garden with garden furniture and summerhouse. Bike store. Private parking for 3 cars. No smoking.

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Thorn Butts Lawn
New Forest
SO42 7TE

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Can Leave Dog Unattended


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