A verstaile 5 bedroom detached family home

Leven Close, Talbot Woods, BH4 9LP

Sold OIEO £730,000


Standing on a lovely elevated plot in this quiet cul-de-sac in Talbot Woods, one of the areas finest districts is this substantial detached family home. Offering spacious and versatile accommodation, as well as sea glimpses, that take in the view of the Bournemouth fireworks and also the Air Show from certain rooms and a South/West facing balcony. Within walking distance of The Lower Gardens and also the Town Centre.

Approaching the house from the drive you are greeted by a covered entrance with a set of solid oak French doors which have bevelled glass and leaded detailing. These open into the most welcoming entrance hall, which has a tiled floor covering and a tall wall radiator with mirror. There is a useful coats cupboard and stairs that rise to the first floor. doors open to all reception rooms.

The spacious �L� shaped living/dining room is a great space for the owners to relax, dine and entertain their guests. To one wall is a smooth marble fireplace with a fitted multi-fuel burner. To each side of the living are windows and to the front a large picture window. The dining area has a high level window to the side and French doors that open to the patio and the rear garden.

An open arch from the hall leads into the kitchen. This is fitted with a modern range of gloss cream fronted base units that incorporate cupboards and drawers beneath a contrasting granite work surface. Inset to this and located beneath the window to take in the view across the garden is the sink unit. To the walls are a range of matching wall cabinets with discreet under unit lighting. Fitted appliances include a four ring gas hob with an electric oven below and a stainless steel and glass canopy above, an integrated dishwasher plus an integrated fridge/freezer. Granite splash backs compliment the walls and the floor is covered with high gloss tiles. The kitchen also benefits from a walk in under stairs cupboard and another cupboard which is useful for additional storage and has plumbing for the washing machine.

The study or occasional bedroom five is perfect to use for someone to use as a home office or as a guest bedroom. A window faces the side and another to the front.

The first floor landing has a window to the side and one that overlooks the rear garden. A hatch with ladder leads up to the loft which has been boarded out to resemble a room including a large storage area plus eaves storage. This would be ideally suited as a hobbies/office/guest room and has a roof window too for natural light; a combination boiler situated behind a door.

The principle bedroom is a good size double and has a large front facing window that looks towards Bournemouth and even provides sea glimpses. A glazed door opens to the balcony which is perfect for sitting out on in the warmer months, watching the fireworks over the pier and the Bournemouth air show. It has a Composite decked floor and a stainless steel and glass balustrade to give a modern look. The en suite shower room is fitted with a modern white suite consisting of a fully tiled shower enclosure, a WC and a wash hand basin which has a cupboard under. The walls and floor are tiled.

Bedrooms two and three are both located at the back of the house and each have built in wardrobes and views across the rear garden. Bedroom four is also a double and has a window facing to the front. The family bathroom is fitted with a modern white suite comprising of a bath with hand shower and a wash hand basin which has a drawer under. A heated towel rail adorns one wall and a window faces the side. The walls and the floor are tiled. The separate WC comprises a modern white suite of a WC and a wash hand basin. A window faces the side, the floor and partly to the walls are tiled.


The property stands on an elevated plot and a long driveway with a turning area provides off road parking for several vehicles, this in turn leads to the garage outbuilding which has an up and over door. The front garden is partly laid as lawn with a slate chipping border. A side gate leads into the rear garden. This is approximately 80� in length and has a paved patio adjacent to the house. the remainder is laid mainly as lawn with a timber decking to one side, which is ideal for enjoying the warmer weather of perhaps for alfresco dining.