Since its establishment as a royal hunting ground in 1079 by William the Conqueror, the village of Lyndhurst has been known as the capital of the New Forest and is home to the New Forest District Council, the Court of Verderers and the headquarters of the Forestry Commission who are based at The Queen’s House (a former royal residence and court of justice still owned by the Crown).
As the largest village in the New Forest the vibrant and beguiling Lyndhurst boasts a wide range of shops, cafes, restaurants, quaint tea rooms, old world pubs and a museum. The village is a hub for the many tourists that visit the area, yet it’s close-knit residents have retained their sense of community spirit and village life flourishes amidst the tourism.
Lyndhurst offers all the benefits of being located at the heart of the New Forest, with good transport links to Dorset, Southampton and beyond with two international airports within a 30-minute drive.
If you are looking to buy property in Lyndhurst or the New Forest, then your first point of call should be an estate agency with unrivalled expertise of the area. A family-run business based in the market town of Ringwood, Fells New Forest Property have over 25 years’ experience of buying and selling property in and around the New Forest.
Fells New Forest pride themselves on their extensive local knowledge. Their high-quality service is underpinned by a friendly and honest approach, ensuring that you feel supported whilst they sell your property or assist you in purchasing your new home.
Whether you are seeking a country house, a modern family home or a thatched cottage, Fells New Forest Property can help you buy or sell with ease.
At the heart of the New Forest surrounded by picturesque and protected parkland, Lyndhurst has protected its historic character and enjoys unspoilt surroundings. From modern family homes to period houses, character cottages and sprawling country houses, the choice of properties is varied and desirable.
Yet it is the village’s bustling vibe and strong community spirit that makes it such an attractive location. This is further enhanced by the good infant and primary schools and the variety of outdoor leisure activities on the doorstep.
Couple this with the easy access to air, rail and motorway links and its proximity to not only the national park, but also the towns of Bournemouth and Southampton and you cannot fail to see why so many people choose to make their home here.
Buying and selling property in the area needs an experienced agent to manage the process, especially as competition is often fierce. Fells New Forest’s high-quality service provides both advice and support as we guide you through the buying or selling of your home.
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Since we began in 1988, we have become renowned as an estate agents you can trust. We sell property throughout the Hampshire and Dorset area, including Ringwood, St Leonards, St Ives, Ashley Heath, Sway, Bransgore, Fordingbridge and Burley. We also cover a wide range of properties, from one bedroom flats to large family homes and equestrian properties.
We offer services you won’t find elsewhere, including free aerial photography, and a vast amount of experience from doing business in the local area.
We understand how important high quality photographs are when you are selling a property. Even if all other elements are perfect, if your home doesn’t look at its best people are likely to look elsewhere. That is why we have our own dedicated in house photographer to showcase your home. We also provide free aerial photography to highlight a property’s unique location.
Experienced Customer Service
Our team has a combined experience of over 75 years selling property in the New Forest and surrounding towns. As a result, we have in-depth knowledge of the local market and can offer expert advice so that you will always get the best result possible.
We believe that each customer should receive a bespoke service tailored to them. Our professional and focused team will work with you to produce the results you want
Extensive Marketing on Rightmove, Zoopla and PrimeLocation
We make sure your property is advertised to the widest possible audience on all the major property websites including Rightmove, Zoopla and PrimeLocation. We also offer our clients free Premium Listings on Rightmove and include your property as a Featured Property to help you stand out from the crowd and appear top of the listings.
Experienced Local Team
We are a family run business with local roots and years of experience. David Fells founded the business in 1988 as Fells Gulliver Estate Agents, and since then has built a company which has a strong local reputation. Take a look at our about us page for more information.
There is plenty to keep you amused in the village itself, with its variety of independent shops, cafes and pubs. You can find the family-friendly museum the ‘New Forest Centre’ in the middle of the village providing insight into the history, wildlife and geology of the New Forest National Park and a range of activities and events throughout the year.
If you want to go a bit wild, then visit Bolderwood Deer Sanctuary where you can get close to the famous herd of fallow deer, and explore the waymarked trails for walkers and cyclists. Or discover and learn about British reptiles and amphibians at the New Forest Reptile Centre.
Take a stroll along the Lyndhurst Parish Circular Walk and explore the thriving village centre and all of the delights beyond that the New Forest countryside has to offer. More than 140 miles of tracks weave through the area, where you can see the free-roaming ponies, donkeys and cattle. You can take a break at Bolton’s Bench, one of the New Forest’s most recognisable landmarks, to take in its stunning panoramic views.
If you’d rather cover ground a little faster, bicycle hire is easy to access in the village for both adults and children. Cycling in the New Forest is great fun whatever your age or experience, and you can plan your route in advance with the free New Forest cycle route map.
After all that outdoor adventure, you are spoilt for choice when it comes to taking a break. With over 35 pubs, restaurants and cafes will you have tea and cake at the Mad Hatter Tea Rooms, sample the brasserie at The Crown Manor House Hotel or enjoy a local beer at the dog friendly Oak Inn?
If you would like a valuation on your property then visit our House Valuation in Lyndhurst Page.