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Property details

  • 4 bedrooms


  • Character
  • Price Reduced
  • Freehold
  • 18th Century period cottage
  • Four double bedrooms
  • Three reception rooms
  • Original fireplaces
  • Reduced as our vendor has already found their next home...

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An attractive period home providing a range of versatile and characterful accommodation, high ceilings, vast living space all beautifully renovated and restored by the current owners.
The spotlight on oakapple

This pretty period cottage, thought to have origins in the 18th Century, benefits from a wealth of original period features, including Victorian fireplaces, beams and wooden floorboards carefully restored and renovated by the current owners.
Oakapple provides extensive space with four double bedrooms and three reception rooms plus a large conservatory overlooking pretty and well maintained gardens. Off road parking for up to four cars and a superbly designed timber framed garage and workshop.

The highly sought-after area of Swan Green, Emery Down is a short walk from the local pubs, tearooms, shops and amenities that Lyndhurst village has to offer. Only a short distance from the open Forest itself, with its many walks and outdoor pursuits to enjoy.
Brockenhurst station 4.6 miles away and Ashurst train station only 3.1 miles away, both giving easy commutable access to the London Waterloo mainline.

Entrance hall (with porch)
Family room

Bay window to the front elevation, wood burner with slate surround, oak floor.
4.09m x 3.35m (13' 5" x 11' 0")
Study/ snug

Wooden floorboards, original ceiling height. Window to the side aspect
4.09m x 2.62m (13' 5" x 8' 7")
Sitting room

Victorian fireplace, boxed bay window to the rear aspect.
4.27m x 3.15m (14' 0" x 10' 4")

Flagstone flooring, reconditioned Aga with oak beam surround, fitted country style kitchen with quarry tile surround. Door leading to utility space and downstairs shower room. Side access door to storage area. Double doors leading to Conservatory.
4.27m x 3.51m (14' 0" x 11' 6")

Flag stone effect flooring with remote controlled blinds. Side doors to patio area and gardens beyond.
3.73m x 3.73m (12' 3" x 12' 3")

Space for white goods and various storage opportunities.
Shower room

Shower cubicle, wash hand basin and W.C.
Landing to first floor

bedroom one

Vaulted ceiling with spotlight lighting, bay window to front elevation. Built in wardrobe, feature fireplace and wooden floorboards.
4.27m x 3.99m (14' 0" x 13' 1")
Bedroom two

Feature fireplace, storage options, lovely views of the pretty rear garden from the bay window. The boiler and water tank can also be found here.
4.98m x 3.23m (16' 4" x 10' 7")

Waterfall power shower over a roll-top, cast iron, clawed bathtub and vintage feature bathroom fixtures
Bedroom three

Storage cupboard, window to the side elevation.
4.27m x 2.64m (14' 0" x 8' 8")
Bedroom four

Feature fireplace, windows to the rear elevation overlooking the cottage garden, Storage areas and fitted wardrobe.
3.66m x 2.44m (12' 0" x 8' 0")

Accessed by stone steps, the garden has been carefully designed with several well planted flower beds and a range of native trees including a wisteria pergola. A wooden summer house and a paved terrace, you will find original, thought to be 19th Century, brick paving from the when the house was used as a tea rooms. This creates the perfect spot for outdoor entertaining. The garden, which is mostly laid to lawn, also gives access to a timber framed garage and workshop. Gate to the rear of the garden.
Useful information

Tenure: Freehold
services: Mains gas, electric, water and drainage
local authority: New Forest District Council – Band E

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Local Amenities

  • Ashurst New Forest 2.8 miles
  • Beaulieu Road 3.8 miles
  • St Michael and All Angels CofE Infant School 0.4 miles
  • New Forest Small School 1 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Ashurst New Forest 2.8 miles
  • Beaulieu Road 3.8 miles
  • St Michael and All Angels CofE Infant School 0.4 miles
  • New Forest Small School 1 miles

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  • £829,789
  • Price increase

  • £51,827
  • (6.662%)
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Price history

Sold prices provided by Land Registry
12th Feb 2020 £675,000 Price reduced by £15,000
8th Jan 2020 £690,000 First listed
22nd Jun 2016 £525,000 Last sold

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