5 bedroom detached house for sale

Shorefield Road, Downton, Lymington SO41 0LH

£1,300,000 via Spencers, Lymington: 01590 637857

An immaculately presented five bedroom detached chalet style bungalow. The property is located on the outskirts of Milford on Sea and within walking distance of the beach. The property boasts a large open plan family dining area, south facing garden, heated plunge pool and four generous size bedrooms with the benefit of a one bedroom annexe with separate entrance.

Downton is a delightful hamlet with a lovely local pub, the Royal Oak and is only a short distance from the cliff top walks leading to Milford on Sea, considered one of the area’s prime hot spots. This popular coastal village is centred around a delightful green, offers a selection of highly regarded bistros and restaurants, and an ‘outstanding’ primary school. There is easy access to the town of New Milton, the New Forest with extensive walks and riding opportunities and Lymington, a vibrant Georgian market town with train service to Brockenhurst mainline station, nearby Keyhaven has a yacht and dinghy sailing club and there are local beaches for bathing and water sports.

The front door opens in to the hallway with access in to the one bedroom annexe consisting of a double bedroom, lounge, kitchenette and shower room. The annexe has its own private entrance to the side. The ground floor accommodation continues with a double bedroom to the front with the hallway leading through to the huge family living area. This is a lovely, sunny room with sufficient space for spaces and dining tables. There is a lounge area with feature fireplace, a newly fitted fully equipped kitchen with a central breakfast bar, range of contemporary cupboards and work tops. There is an integrated dish washer, fridge and freezer, gas oven and hob plus a door leading out to the pool area. From the lounge, twin doors lead through to the elevated sun room with lovely views across the lawned gardens. From the hallway stairs rise to the first floor with three double bedrooms. The main bedroom is to the front with a modern ensuite and fitted wardrobes, bedroom two and three over look the gardens with the spacious family bathroom completing the sizeable accommodation.  

The double gates open into a wide parking area which can easily accommodate four cars, there is also a single garage behind which is a raised terrace over looking the garden with a heated plunge pool and discreet plant room. There is a five bar gate which leads down to the lawned rear garden. There is a water feature, fence borders, mature plantings and lovely manicured lawns.  


The new owner will benefit from free access to all of the Shorefield Parks facilities , including swimming pool, gym and tennis. There is also a well supplied co-op, bar and restaurant.

Tenure: Freehold

Property Construction: Brick faced elevations under a tile roof

Mains gas, electricity, water

Private drainage via septic tank which is for the sole use of Twin Oaks and located within the boundary of the property

Gas central heating

Dormer extension has been added upstairs

Council Tax - F

EPC - D Current: 66 Potential: 84

Superfast broadband with speeds of up to 50 mbps is available at this property (ofcom)

Moderate mobile coverage via O2

Conservation Area: No

Flood Risk: No risk

Agent: Spencers, Lymington

Spencers of the New Forest , 74 High Street, Lymington, SO41 9AL

Phone: 01590 637857