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Thorns Beach, Beaulieu, Brockenhurst, Hampshire
Guide Price £795,000

Situated in arguably one of the most exclusive locations along the south coast, this property represents an extremely rare opportunity and enjoys a very peaceful and tranquil setting. The property offers huge potential for redevelopment STPP*.

  • Entrance hall
  • Open plan kitchen/breakfast room & sitting room
  • Three bedrooms
  • Bathroom
  • Utility/shower room
  • Mezzanine level
  • Drive with space for several cars
  • Patio & garden
  • Unique position in this peaceful wooded setting
  • Possibility to be redeveloped, subject to the necessary planning permissions*

The UPVC front door opens into the hallway where there is an airing cupboard housing the Heatray Sadia Megaflow tank. The bathroom comprises a corner panelled bath with pedestal wall mounted wash hand basin and WC. Adjacent to this is the utility/shower room with a shower cubicle, WC and space and plumbing for a washing machine. On the right hand side of the hall is bedroom one which overlooks the front garden through a bow window. The hall then opens out into the open plan kitchen/breakfast room and sitting room. The kitchen is fitted with a range of floor and wall mounted units with tiled worktops incorporating a one-and-a-half bowl stainless steel sink unit and Alpha three oven electric cooker with ceramic hobs. In the dining/sitting area there is a feature brick chimney breast with open fire and at the end of the room a half spiral staircase gives access to the mezzanine. At the rear of the property there is another room which has the potential to be bedroom three but would also make a very nice useful study, overlooking the garden.

Outside, the property is approached via a five bar gate onto the gravel parking area having space for several cars. Adjacent to the French doors from the kitchen/breakfast room is a good sized west facing patio with the remainder of the garden being laid to lawn and interspersed with a variety of shrubs and small bushes. The garden is close board fenced on two sides and at the rear of the property there is a wood store and timber framed garden shed. The property is situated in a small enclave of three other properties in this highly sought after area.

*It is of timber construction but the site, subject to the necessary planning permissions, could be redeveloped. The property lies within the National Park but is not classed as a small dwelling so is entitled to 30% enlargement and/or permitted development 4 metres off the rear of the property. The property replaced an existing dwelling in 1996.

SERVICES Mains water, drainage and electricity are connected to the property.


Set in the heart of the New Forest, Brockenhurst is a stunning country village where wild ponies, cows, donkeys, and pigs roam freely. The North and South Weirs streams join and run through the centre of the village, creating what the locals have called ‘The Splash’ when the stream flows over the road, giving this village a very serene atmosphere.

The village boasts a delightful selection of shops and numerous quintessentially British cafes and pubs. There is also a luxury spa and hotel, a fantastic golf course and highly rated restaurants, which include fine dining, a steak house, an Indian and a fish and grill.

Rhinefield Ornamental Drive, situated between Brockenhurst and the A35 is a tree and flower lined road which is very popular with tourists in the spring when the rhododendrons are in bloom, but also all year round as this is home to some of the tallest trees in the New Forest, including two giant redwoods which can be seen along the Tall Trees Trail. The drive also provides a fabulous approach to Rhinefield House, once a private country manor built in the late nineteenth century and now a spectacular hotel popular for weddings and private events.

Brockenhurst also has excellent rail links to central London which can be accessed directly in approximately 90 minutes, as well as direct road and rail links to Lymington and Southampton. This makes it an ideal location to combine an easy commute together with a dream country home life.

As one of Britain’s most beautiful places, Brockenhurst is full of character and period properties. Home to a variety of properties from across the decades, properties in Brockenhurst range from Victorian cottages, developments and detached housing from the 1960’s to 1970’s to recent modern developments and executive detached properties. studios and flats in Brockenhurst are limited but the area does have a variety of retirement properties and period conversions.

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