‘The Old Forge’ is a charming semi-detached cottage, believed to have been constructed in the mid nineteenth century and has recently been remodelled and updated by the current owner mixing a unique twist of old and new.
The cottage enjoys a desirable non estate location in the small hamlet of Longham with riverside walks literally on your doorstep. Also close at hand, are Longham lakes, both ideal for walking and fishing.
The property benefits from ample parking directly outside the property.
The cottage now features a modern contemporary style kitchen with an extra high vaulted ceiling. There is also access to a large storage area under the raised living room. A short staircase then leads open plan up to the elevated living room which in turn overlooks the kitchen.
The living room is cosy and provides the ideal place to relax and watch television, whereas the kitchen provides the entertaining hub of this home.
Off the kitchen, you can find a good-sized reception room where a feature full height double opening window overlooks the rear garden. Off this reception room you can find the modern fully tiled shower room also with a utility area, providing appliance space.
Also off the reception room is the double bedroom with a window overlooking the garden.
Access to the side garden and front door can be gained via a pedestrian gate. The side garden opens into the rear garden which has been arranged for minimal maintenance in mind being laid to gravel with decorative pebbles.
AGENTS NOTE: The cottage has private drainage with a domestic sewage treatment plant in place.
This property enjoys a semi rural location conveniently located close to Ferndown, Wimborne and Ringwood as well as Bournemouth town centre and surrounding coastal towns. Bournemouth international airport is less than four miles away. For the keen golfer, one of Dorset's premier golf clubs is less than half a mile away. Ferndown town centre offers a variety of shops including large supermarkets, theatre/social centre, sports centre and other recreational facilities. Wimborne and Ringwood are bustling market towns full of character.
Council Tax Band: C Energy Performance Rating: D
PROPERTY OFFICE :
404 Ringwood Road, Ferndown, BH22 9AU
T: 01202 855595