Sitting behind the solid wooden gates, is a sweeping block paviour driveway, leading you underneath the self-contained annexe up to this imposing 4,061 sq ft home. Walking into the property you are greeted by a dramatic entrance hall featuring a grand, sweeping staircase to both the left and right.
You are instantly met with spectacular views across the tiled hallway out to Poole Harbour. The living room spreads from the front to the back of the house and features engineered wood flooring, a bespoke Walnut entertainment wall unit, impressive bar and overlooks the garden with its stunning views. A door from the living room takes you to the curved study, adjacent to which is a downstairs cloakroom. To the right of the entrance is the formal curved dining room with its feature dropped oval ceiling, leading to the separate utility room and finally the beautiful kitchen / breakfast room. You are greeted with handmade kitchen units, integral Gaggenau appliances, granite worktops and a feature central island, perfect for entertaining and modern living. The open-plan space features a semi-circular breakfast area, which boasts further spectacular views across the garden and Harbour. The property benefits from hardwood framed double glazed windows, decorative cornicing and air conditioning to the principal rooms.
The stairway leads up to the galleried landing on the first floor, really delivering the 'wow' factor, where there is the impressive master bedroom suite with walk-in dressing room and fully tiled en-suite with Jacuzzi bath and mosaic shower. Double doors from both the bedroom and dressing room open out onto the balcony where you are greeted by views across the garden and water. There are three further luxuriously appointed bedrooms on this floor, all of which are en-suite.
On the top floor, there is a dual aspect guest suite comprising bedroom with seating area, en-suite shower room, walk-in wardrobe and sun balcony to the front and rear, providing stunning panoramic harbour views.
The beautifully landscaped south-west facing gardens with sun decked terrace areas complete this property, which lead down to the water’s edge with jetty and slipway. The long driveway provides ample parking for several cars, with an array of shrubs on either side, leading up to the double garage with studio apartment above.
Agents note: Any potential buyer should be aware that an employee of Philippa Sole LTD is related to the seller of this property.
Sitting in prime position in Poole harbour on the waters edge, Harbour Front House is enviably positioned. With Lilliput and Canford Cliffs nearby, it is within easy reach of the shops, cafés and restaurants on offer. The award-winning beaches of Sandbanks are close by as too are various local marinas. The train station at Parkstone provides excellent rail links into London Waterloo in under two hours.
Band H: £3,631.78