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New Forest Cottage

Bedrooms 4
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

Cottage in North Gorley, New Forest, Hampshire, England - Rural Property With Direct Forest Access

A former dairy set in the grounds of a beautiful 17th century Grade II listed house, rare breed chickens roam the gardens of the main house, Forest ponies, donkeys and cows wander past the garden every day. The versatile accommodation is extremely spacious and sleeps 8 very comfortably, whether one large or two separate families. It is a very luxurious house, top quality beds, bedding and linen. Furnished to a very high standard with quality furnishings and antiques. A children's toy cupboard and a cupboard of family games, along with a Wii, TV's in both the sitting room and the dining room. We do offer short stay breaks, please email for more information (the prices for a short break are NOT as quoted by Owners Direct so please contact me for correct pricing).

Nadine Sherborne
Member since: 2014
Speaks: french
Calendar last updated:
August 14, 2017

About Nadine Sherborne

I live in the house next to Venards Lodge with my family, dogs and cats. We also have rare breed chickens, 2 pet pigs (Posh and Becks!) and horses. I moved to the New Forest 24 years ago and I am sure I will never live anywhere else.

Nadine Sherborne purchased this cottage in 2007

Why Nadine Sherborne chose New Forest

We bought the 17th century Grade II* listed house and the Lodge sits within the grounds. We all love living in the New Forest, we love the fact that we are rural and yet within easy reach of several towns and the wonderful South Coast.

What makes this cottage unique

We don't stay in the property as it is only about 200 yards from our house but we did live in there while we were renovating the house. It's a lovely 'home'.


Ellingham, Harbridge and Ibsley Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
    Shower room 1 - shower
  • Ensuite to Bedroom 1 has a full size bath with shower over, wc and large sink. Ensuite to Bedroom 2 has a wc, sink and shower, Bathroom has a bath, sink and wc.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , Or can be a twin room
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , Full size bunks
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 has a superking bed and antique pine furnishings, Bedroom 2 with double bed and fitted wardrobes, Bedroom 3 can be either Superking or twin and Bedroom 4 has bunk beds (full size singles and perfect for children, top bunk only suitable for a lightweight adult!!).
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Notes on accommodation: The Lodge is strictly non smoking and no pets. Outside: There is a private garden with large patio area, table and seating for 8, a lawned area and a herb garden. Utility Room: Fully equipped, washing machine and separate tumble dryer Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All linen and towels included (included beach/swimming towels). Property is cleaned weekly. Extra cleaning can be arranged. Other: Large entrance hall with plenty of space for coats and wellies and a downstairs cloakroom with more hanging space for coats.


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Bournemouth beaches about 25 minutes drive away.


Bournemouth Airport about 25 minutes, Southampton about 35 minutes. Car essential as we are very rural.


We are in the village, although it is quite spread out. Fordingbridge is about 5 minutes away (driving) and Ringwood about 10 minutes (driving).

Further Details:

Lots of good pubs in the New Forest. Plenty of 'attractions' in the surrounding areas, Winchester around 40 minutes away and Salisbury half an hour.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit $128.72

Booking Notes:
Email or call with enquiry, booking direct with owner, payment either direct to bank account or by cheque. 30% deposit at time of booking, balance 6 weeks prior to start date of the holiday. £100 'breakages deposit' payable. SHORT STAY charged at 70% of weekly rate.

Changeover Day:
Friday changeover. Part week bookings accepted out of season and charged at 70% of the weekly rate. 10am departure , 2pm arrival. (can be flexible if property not occupied before or after your stay). Can accept your online shop prior to your arrival.

Notes on prices:
Part week bookings charged at 70% of the weekly rate.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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