6 bedroom detached house for sale

Stoney Cross, Lyndhurst, Hampshire SO43 7GP

£2,950,000 via Knight Frank, Covering New Forest and Isle of Wight: 01590 637850

Nestled just a stone's throw from the expansive beauty of the New Forest, Chalford Manor offers an exceptional blend of elegance and modern comfort. Set within approximately 11 acres, this property provides a serene and private retreat. The house has been meticulously refurbished by the current owners, featuring extensions to both wings. The Southern wing houses a self- ontained unit, ideal for guests or extended family, while the Northern wing includes a gym and games room, providing ample space for fitness and recreation.
The main house comprises 5 spacious bedrooms, each with its own en-suite bathroom, ensuring comfort and privacy for all residents. Upon entering, you are welcomed by a grand atrium that sets the tone for the rest of the property. To one side, there is a library and office, perfect for quiet study or work. Ahead, a formal seating area invites you to relax and entertain. The other wing features a large, eat-in kitchen designed by Smallbone, complete with high-end appliances and ample space for family gatherings. Off the kitchen, you'll find a self-contained 1-bedroom annexe, offering additional living space. Chalford Manor sits in approximately 11acres and further to the main house you will find a separate1-bedroom cottage which looks out onto the tennis court and woodland garden, providing a private and charming living space. There are six further outbuildings to house garden machinery and a 3-car garage with an electric access system, ensuring secure parking and additional storage. Chalford Manor offers a unique opportunity to enjoy luxurious living in a stunning natural setting. With its extensive grounds, modern amenities, and proximity to the New Forest, this property is the perfect blend of sophistication and tranquility.

The property is set within the beautiful New Forest National Park, a medieval deer hunting area created by William the Conqueror in 1079. It is still largely in the possession of the Crown, comprising woodland pasture, heaths, bogs and the remains of 17th, 18th & 19th century coppices and timber plantations. It is grazed by the ponies, cattle and pigs of the local “commoners” which add to the picturesque charm of the area. It is a walking and riding paradise unmatched anywhere in the south of England. Southampton and Bournemouth have an extensive range of shops, restaurants and supermarkets. Lyndhurst, capital of the New Forest, is 5 miles away. The Solent, an important recreational area for water sports - particularly yachting, hosting the Cowes week sailing event - is 15 miles. Bramshaw Golf Club, with its highly regarded Manor course and the infamous Forest Course, is 5 minutes. Southampton Airport is 13 miles and takes about 20 minutes by car. Heathrow Airport is 71 miles and can take 75 minutes. A direct train service runs from Southampton Parkway station to Waterloo taking 65 minutes. There is an excellent selection of private schools in the area including Chafyn Grove, Godolphin, Moyles Court at Ringwood, the Gregg and King Edward VI at Southampton, Embley Park, The Stroud and Forres Sandle Manor at Fordingbridge. Southampton 13 miles. Salisbury 14 miles. Winchester 20 miles. Lymington 15 miles. (Distances and times are approximate).

Agent: Knight Frank, Covering New Forest and Isle of Wight

Knight Frank, Covering New Forest

Phone: 01590 637850