Forest Edge, Downton


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
A luxury five bedroom contemporary home located in an exclusive develpoment of just five stylish properties enviably located, on the edge of the New Forest National Park.

Constructed approximately 12 years ago the property presents an impressive arrangement of immaculately presented, well appointed accommodation of around 3,200 square feet.

A large hallway with gallaried walkway and full height glazed panels provides access to the beautifully styled accommodation which includes the elegant living room with fire place , formal dining room and fitted kitchen/breakfast room which has been tastefully extended by the current owners and includes a high specification of appliances and timber doors leading out to the level rear garden.

Completing the ground floor accommodation is the study, utility and cloakroom.

Upstairs is the master bedroom with dressing room, ensuite and a full height glazed panels and windows providing fabulous garden views.

A second bedroom with ensuite is an ideal guest room or teenage suite, with a further three bedrooms, all with views over the well stocked rear garden and sharing a family bathroom.

Outside and to the side is thew attached double garage with store and parking whilst to the rear are the manicured south facing private gardens with well stocked borders, large areas of lawn, vegetable garden with fruit tree specimens and large sun terrace adjacent to the rear of the property.


3 Forest Edge is part of a small unique development situated on the edge of the New Forest, surrounded by open countryside. Locally there is an abundance of bridleways and footpaths with the cattle grid to the New Forest National Park closeby. The villages of Downton and Woodgreen are within easy reach. Downton offers a good range of local amenities including schools, shops, doctors' and dental surgeries, pharmacy, public library, garage and public houses. Downton is well placed for access to the historic cathedral city of Salisbury and Southampton both of which have main line railway stations for services to London (Waterloo). Southampton also has an international airport and harbour with frequent ferry services to France and the Isle of Wight. There are many recreational opportunities in The New Forest, including golf courses and leisure centres, all which are within easy reach. The area has many excellent public and independent day and boarding schools.

For commuters there is access to the main road links including the A36 and M27/M3

Services & maintenance


Oil-fired central heating. Mains water and electricity.

There is a Forest Edge Management Company responsible for the maintenance of the communal grounds and services and we understand a charge of £45.00 pcm applies.


Salisbury - 8 Miles

Southampton - 15 Miles

M27 - 8 Miles

London Waterloo - 85 Minutes from Salisbury


Downton is located on the A338 south of Salisbury. At the traffic lights by the Bull Hotel turn towards Redlynch, through the village, continue to the end of the high street. Turn right into Moot lane and continue for 1 mile, until you reach Forest Edge on your left.

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Oliver Chandler

62 Castle Street, Salisbury

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