Bury Road, Branksome Park, Poole, Dorset
Property SummaryBury Road is one of a small and select set of premiere roads within the renowned Branksome Park Conservation Area, a pretty tree lined avenue that has long been considered one of Poole’s most affluent areas in which to live.
The area covers approximately 360 acres and La Font occupies a westerly plot of approximately three quarters of an acre within this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Just a few hundred yards away from the property is ‘Branksome Chine’, from here one can enjoy a leafy walk direct to the Blue Flag award winning beach at Branksome Beach.
Day to day amenities are available in nearby Canford Cliffs Village with more comprehensive shopping available a short drive away in the cosmopolitan suburb of Westbourne.
The equally salubrious areas of Poole Harbour and Sandbanks are close by and offer all manner of facilities for water sports enthusiasts including marinas and yacht clubs, as well as providing access to the world famous award winning golden sandy beaches. Also from here you can take the short ferry crossing across the harbour entrance to the stunning National Trust owned Studland Beach and the delightful Isle of Purbeck.
A galleried Entrance Hall boasts a natural stone tiled floor with prominence given to the bespoke suspended staircase which is finished in polished walnut and glass with stairs leading to the lower ground floor and first floor.
The Kitchen/Breakfast Room displays a magnificent vaulted ceiling and features a stunning contemporary fitted kitchen with a plethora of integrated appliances by Miele and Bosch. There are plenty of formal and informal areas to relax and dine in.
The generous Family Room is just off the Kitchen and boasts floor to ceiling glazed bi-fold doors, giving access to the garden.
The formal Living Room and Dining Room both have bi-fold patio doors that open to the formal lawn, beyond which is a lightly forested area and there are areas of terracing and decking. The Living Room has a remote controlled, gas flame fire which acts as the main focal point.
Also on the ground floor is a Study, Bedrooms Four and Five (both with luxurious en-suite facilities), a guest cloakroom and integral double garage.
The Lower Ground Floor is home to a fully fitted high definition Cinema Room complete with integrated 5.1 surround sound and kitchenette area with microwave, fridge and sink. Also on this floor is a guest cloakroom, laundry room, cloaks cupboard and an entire wall of bespoke cupboards with shelving.
On the First Floor the Master Bedroom suite has the ‘wow’ factor with its vaulted ceiling and sumptuously appointed en-suite bathroom with fitted vanity storage, free standing bath tub, monsoon shower and ‘his & hers’ wash hand basins. There is also access from both the bedroom and bathroom onto the balcony which overlooks the rear garden.
Bedroom Two with en-suite bathroom and Bedroom Three with en-suite shower room are also on the first floor.
Externally, to the front of the property there is a very attractive raised rill featuring six water fountains bounded by professionally landscaped gardens with an abundance of tropical grasses and palms.