Substantial six bedroom family home, situated in sort after Talbot Woods

Dunbar Road, Talbot Woods, BH3 7BA

Guide Price £1,800,000


A substantial and individual family home, situated in one of Talbot Woods premier roads, exquisitely refurbished to an exceptional standard throughout, extending beyond the house and into beautiful secluded grounds.

This stunning six bedroom family home has been refurbished and remodelled by the current owners to an exceptional standard, creating a classic yet contemporary feel and has been designed with lifestyle in mind. The property is located a short distance from the 18 hole Meyrick Park Golf Course and the Talbot Heath independent school and is within easy access to Bournemouth town centre, Westbourne and The West Hants Tennis & Health Club.

The property is set back on a substantial plot with an impressive frontage. Access is through two sets of double opening electric security gates onto a carriage driveway, providing ample parking for several vehicles.

An undercover storm porch and attractive front door leads into a lobby area. There is a spacious downstairs cloakroom. The reception hall is quite simply, stunning, creating an excellent first impression, with all principle rooms leading off. The elegant drawing room has two open fireplaces, one with a wood burner and opens out onto a relaxing inglenook, incorporating two book/display cabinets either side of the chimney breast with delightful views onto the rear garden. The sitting room has a charming beamed ceiling and an arts and crafts fireplace. A separate study provides versatility with home working. There is a floor to ceiling built in cupboard housing the gas fired central heating boiler. As well as a water softener which serves the whole house which is fitted into the boiler providing a pressurised hot water system.

The showcase open plan kitchen/family/dining room with electric blinds, provides a more relaxed and informal atmosphere in which to entertain, the whole opening out onto the garden. The glass atrium roof makes this a fabulous living space, incredibly bright. There are an extensive range of wall and floor mounted storage cupboards, as well as a central island unit and a hot water tap, which makes an ideal breakfast bar. Underfloor heating, as well as air conditioning, make this a comfortable room to use all year round. The separate newly fitted utility room completes the ground floor accommodation.

A magnificent arts and crafts turned staircase leads to the first floor galleried landing. The principle suite enjoys a delightful open treetop outlook, having views onto Meyrick Park, which can be enjoyed from a newly refurbished sun balcony. There are built in floor to ceiling wardrobes and an extremely spacious, luxurious bathroom en-suite.

There are three further double bedrooms on this floor, all having excellent built in storage space and an additional family bathroom. To the second floor, there are two further double bedrooms, offering versatile accommodation, both having the benefit of a shower room en-suite and useful storage.

The grounds are a particular feature of the property, it has the benefit of being laid out with a robot lawnmower. They are beautifully maintained with manicured lawns and offer a good degree of seclusion, providing a real emphasis on outdoor living. There is a stunning and generous paved patio area, ideal for relaxing, entertaining or dining. The owner also has the benefit of retaining some original architects drawings of the property, along with some interesting history. Viewing is highly recommended.

Key Features

Stunning Character Family Home
Substantial Secluded Grounds
Many Period Character Features
Original downstairs herringbone flooring
Showcase Kitchen/Family/Dining Room
Elegant Lounge & Dining Room
Separate Utility Room & Study
Beautiful Principle Bedroom Suite
First Floor Sun Balcony Delightful Views
Underfloor Heating & Air Conditioning Units
Magnificent Arts & Crafts Staircase
Six Bedrooms
Family Bathroom
Two Shower Rooms