New England Mansion has many wow factors – we love the swimming pool with views onto the acres of gardens and a wraparound terrace. A great little pub is just a short stroll away, too.
New England Mansion holds a wonderful location, nestled within a tranquil part of the beautiful South Downs National Park. Set just a five-minute car journey from the Forest of Bere, with its excellent walking trails, and the characterful village of Wickham, there is plenty for guests to see, do and explore in the surrounding area.
The newly-built home has been designed in traditional New England style and has been finished with incredibly high attention to detail, boasting contemporary interiors and elegant furnishings throughout. New England Mansion can comfortably accommodate up to eight adults and eight children across its six beautifully-appointed bedrooms.
On the ground floor is the main living accommodation, which comprises of a bright drawing room with high vaulted ceilings, large windows and doors leading to the terrace, giving guests the opportunity to appreciate the countryside views. Also on this level, is a family room complete with a large L-shaped sofa and flatscreen TV, the perfect spot to spend an evening curled up on the sofa watching a good film. The open-plan kitchen boasts all the tools a budding chef could possibly need and with its large island, dining table and terrace access, it makes the perfect space for the whole group. The first of the bedrooms can be found on the ground floor, the room features a king-size bed and en-suite shower room, making it a fantastic option for grandparents or those who struggle with mobility.
Upstairs on the first floor are the remaining bedrooms, these include a twin room and two children’s rooms, one with its own en-suite shower room and each with bunk beds sleeping three guests. The twin room and the second children’s room share use of the luxurious family bathroom which boasts an opulent double-ended copper bath. The second double room is on this level and features a king-size bed and en-suite shower room, this room has a sofa bed for two making it ideally set-up to be used as a family room. Lastly, there are bound to be discussions over which lucky guest stays in the beautiful master suite which boasts its very own balcony, dressing area and luxury en-suite bathroom.
The real wow factor can be found on the lower ground floor where guests will find the large heated indoor pool and state of the art sauna, Bifold doors open out onto a second terrace, the perfect place for a poolside barbecue. Outside, guests will enjoy marvellous countryside views from the wraparound terrace, a fabulous venue for a spot of al fresco dining on a summer’s evening. The children will enjoy playing games on the large lawns and having fun with friends on the climbing frame and family-sized football pitch.
from £5,219 per week
Active families who enjoy outdoor pursuits
Large family gatherings
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