1 The Courtyard
Alderholt near Fordingbridge, Dorset
A cosy, single-storey detached barn conversion, across a courtyard from the owner's farmhouse amidst glorious Dorset countryside, in the scattered community of Alderholt, close to the borders of Wiltshire and Hampshire and 3 miles from the town of Fordingbridge, close to the edge of the New Forest National Park. Comfortably furnished throughout, the property is well equipped with the advantage of en-suite facilities, and is located close to a variety of footpaths and bridleways offering lovely walks. The property is a superb base for visiting the cathedral city of Salisbury, the super seaside resort of Bournemouth and the stunning New Forest, home to wild ponies and dotted with quaint villages. Note: This cottage is next to Ref 14086, together they accommodate 6 people.
All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x double (accessed via one step down) with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath with shower over, basin and WC. Small fitted galley kitchen. Hallway with small dining area. Sitting room.
Electric heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, shared use (with ref 14086) of washing machine and tumble dryer in external building across yard from cottage, TV with Freeview. Heating charged via coin meter at property. All other power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for one car. Enclosed, small yard with furniture. Use of owner’s tennis court by prior arrangement. One well-behaved dog welcome at £10 per week. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 15 mins walk, pub 15 mins walk.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Ground floor accommodation
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Washing machine
About the location
Fordingbridge 3 miles.
Alderholt is a friendly, scattered east Dorset community, found on the borders of Hampshire and Wiltshire, and lies in an attractive area of woodland, heathland and commonland, through which flows the River Avon, well known for its trout fishing. 3 miles away lies the pretty Hampshire town of Fordingbridge, close to the edge of The New Forest National Park, with its swathes of purple heather and woodlands, home to wild ponies and dotted with quaint villages. 10 miles north takes you to the ancient city of Salisbury, with its beautiful cathedral, or alternatively take a trip south to the glorious seaside resort of Bournemouth, with its lively shopping centre and wonderful "Blue Flag" rated beaches. For keen golfers, Remedy Oak and Bramshaw courses are within a short drive. An ideal base for exploring three picturesque counties.