Holmsley, Burley

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Holmsley, Burley

6 Bedroom House


About Holmsley, Burley

Build your own Country House and guest cottage in a rural idyll. Sat within 13 acres of grounds and direct access to the New Forest.

From our office in Lyndhurst take the A35 towards Christchurch after some distance take the turning to Burley.Follow this road until you come to a crossroads turn left the plot will be found after some distance on the right on the brow of the hill.

Holmsley Lodge and Shrike Cottage

Holmsley Lodge and Shrike Cottage would be situated on a stunning 13 acre site that is surrounded by the New Forest. The land is on the outskirts of the village of Burley and is in a beautiful rural location with outstanding views over it's land and the adjoining forest.

Please note consent was previously passed for enclosed plans but have now currently lapsed.

The properties seamlessly blend traditional architecture with the convenience of modern living. Holmsley Lodge is designed in the New England style with much emphasis on light and open space. The grand entrance sets the tone with a stunning double height atrium flooding the house with natural light, there are both elegant formal and informal entertaining areas from which to enjoy the far reaching views. The spacious and graceful tone continues upstairs with well proportioned bedrooms and a magnificent master suite arranged over two floors with balcony.

Entrance Hall

5.80m x 3.00m (19' 0" x 9' 10")

Open Plan Living and Dining Area

11.90m x 5.80m (13yds 1" x 19' 0")


7.60m x 5.20m (24' 11" x 17' 1")

Informal Dining

5.80m x 4.90m (19' 0" x 16' 1")

Sun Room

3.85m x 4.90m (12' 8" x 16' 1")

Basement Hall

5.80m x 3.00m (19' 0" x 9' 10")

Plant Room

11.90m x 5.80m (13yds 1" x 19' 0")

Wine Store

4.90m x 4.67m (16' 1" x 15' 4")

Laundry Room

4.63m x 4.90m (15' 2" x 16' 1")

Master Suite

6.85m x 5.20m (22' 6" x 17' 1")

Dressing Room / Study area

4.70m x 5.80m (15' 5" x 19' 0")


3.85m x 4.00m (12' 8" x 13' 1")

Bedroom 2

3.85m x 5.10m to Wardrobe (12' 8" x 16' 9")


2.05m x 3.00m (6' 9" x 9' 10")

Bedroom 3

3.55m x 4.20m to Wardrobe (11' 8" x 13' 9")


2.10m x 2.30m (6' 11" x 7' 7")

Bedroom 4

4.20m to Wardrobe x 3.40m (13' 9" x 11' 2")


2.10m x 2.30m (6' 11" x 7' 7")

Shrike Cottage is a smaller property built within sight of Holmsley Lodge yet not affecting it's privacy. This would be an ideal unit of accommodation for either a relative or could be used as a grooms residence.

Kitchen / Breakfast Room

5.07m x 3.63m (16' 8" x 11' 11")


6.28m x 4.70m (20' 7" x 15' 5")


6.17m x 3.74m (20' 3" x 12' 3")

Master Bedroom

3.65m x 3.74m (12' x 12' 3")


Bedroom 2

3.60m x 2.80m to Wardrobe (11' 10" x 9' 2")




The grounds approach 13 acres and offer tremendous seclusion ideal for those with equestrian and outdoor pursuits. For the equestrian enthiuast there are a number of of stable and a 40x20m maneage. There is also an outdoor pool sat in a private alfresco entertaining area and a quadruple garage. The grounds boast an impressive array of wildlife and has two small lakes.

The land is situated in a very secluded, rural location and surrounded by wonderful open forest and offers excellent outdoor pursuits with superb outriding and walking. Burley is the closest village and also one of the most desirable locations within the National Park, and has a thriving village community with a selection of pubs and ammenities. Holmsley is positioned between the larger commercial centres of Southampton and Bournemouth with it's international airports, there is a mainline rail station within 8 miles with a fast track to London.

(all mileages are approximate)

Burley village 2 miles, Ringwood 7 miles, M27 (junction 1) 12½ miles, Southampton International Airport 23 miles,
Bournemouth International Airport 10 ½ miles, Brockenhurst Train Station 7 miles (London Waterloo 90 minutes) Lymington/South Coast 9½ miles, Bournemouth 13 ½ miles, Southampton 18 miles,

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