Talbot Woods is generally considered Bournemouth's most prestigious residential area with various nearby noteworthy facilities including the highly regarded Talbot Heath School, the first class racquet sports and tennis club of The West Hants, numerous access points to Meyrick Park which has a stunning eighteen hole golf course and further leisure facilities including tennis, outdoor bowls, playing fields and superb dog walking routes. The town centres of Bournemouth and shopping village of Westbourne provide excellent entertainment, restaurant and shopping facilities and are both within 2 miles.
This most impressive house offers spacious and well proportioned accommodation, presented over three floors and positioned on a level plot of just over 1/3 of an acre. The property was built, circa 1920, and although it has been updated and modernised throughout, the character features remain, creating a certain charm with contemporary living.
Well presented throughout
An extensive programme of work has been carried out by the present owner to include: a new roof, plastering to key areas, re configuring the layout of accommodation and upgrading and covering the heated swimming pool
Many original character features
Accessed via electric gates
Master bedroom benefits from a dressing room which in turn provides access to a balcony and overlooks the rear garden
Kitchen has a range of fitted handmade units incorporating a gas fired Aga, American style fridge /freezer, central island with butler sink and granite work surface
All principal south facing receptions have direct access to the terrace and garden beyond
On the ground floor there is a dressing room and shower room which could be converted to create a one bedroom annex to include the playroom and sitting room, ideal for the extended family
The rear garden provides a good degree of seclusion and is mainly laid to lawn with well established borders and a concealed children or vegetable garden to the far end. There is also a covered, heated swimming pool which is fired by a separate boiler and suitable to be used all-year-round.
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