The property is within walking distance of:
• Lilliput First School
• Local shops
• Salterns Marina
• Restaurants and cocktail bar
• Whitecliff Harbourside Park
• Doctors surgery and Chemist
Lilliput offers good communications to the nearby town centres of Poole and Bournemouth. Transport communications are excellent as the main line railway station at Poole provides services to Southampton and London. The area offers many sporting facilities including the prestigious Parkstone Golf Club, Parkstone Yacht Club and East Dorset Tennis & Croquet Club.
This attractive 1920’s built five double bedroom detached character residence is privately set back on a substantial plot and enjoys a deep frontage with a long driveway. The property retains a wealth of original features and offers well proportioned accommodation arranged over three floors extending to approximately 2100 sq ft.
The property is approached via an open porch leading to a spacious reception hall, with a walk-in cloak cupboard and a built-in under stairs storage cupboard.
The front drawing room has a bay window and a cast iron open fireplace, with tiled insets and wood mantle surround. The formal dining room with a bay window overlooking the rear garden, has original oak parquet flooring, tiled fireplace with oak wood mantle surround and a servery to the kitchen. There is an inner lobby with a built-in larder and store cupboard. This area also has an adjoining guest cloakroom and direct access to the garage and garden.
The kitchen/breakfast room offers a range of fitted oak units incorporating space for appliances, including a range style oven and area for table and chairs.
The stairs from the reception hall lead to the first floor landing with a built-in linen cupboard.
The main bedroom has a bay window and walk-in under eves wardrobe, providing potential to create an en-suite bathroom. There are three further double bedrooms all served by a family bath/shower room with a separate WC.
Stairs from the first floor landing lead to a loft extension, having created a sizeable multi purpose family room, or fifth bedroom with a partial glimpse of Poole Harbour and Brownsea Island. There is also ample under eves storage and space to create an en-suite bathroom.
Externally, the extensive private grounds are a particular feature of this unique property. The house is set well back giving a deep frontage providing parking for many vehicles. There is also ample space to accommodate camper / boat storage at the side of the house. There is also a single garage. The rear garden opens to a wider south east aspect, with mature boundaries offering a high degree of privacy enjoying a large stone laid terrace ideal for entertaining.
The property would appear to offer extensive extension potential, or perhaps complete re-development subject to planning permission.
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