A property which is seldomly seen in this area in terms of character and substantiality. Panoramic views across Parkstone Golf Course to Poole Bay, Old Harry Rocks and the Purbecks beyond. Alipore is an exceptionally large (5,000 sq ft) seven/eight double bedroom character Edwardian detached property. Tranquil location with a wealth of retained character features, south facing garden and large double garage. Our vendors have undertaken a major refurbishment of this property in recent years including new central heating system, replacement glazing and insulation of upper floor. The house is situated between Penn Hill and Ashley Cross with their range of cafe bars, restaurants and independent shops and also within easy reach of Salterns Marina and Poole's award winning sandy beaches. Sought after school catchment area for Courthill and Baden Powell.
The ground floor comprises of 6 rooms including dramatic, substantial reception hallway crammed with character features. The hallway spreads across the depth of the property with access from the front to the rear veranda and garden. Original living room with inglenook fireplace with flying buttress over. The first floor comprises five double bedrooms, many with ensuite shower/bathrooms and family bathrooms. The viewing timber balcony offer a superb view of Poole Harbour, Old Harry Rocks and the Purbecks beyond. There are two staircases from the ground floor which offer a degree of separation with one going to the second floor which was the original servants quarters and has been totally refurbished and is laid out as two bedrooms - one with ensuite and a kitchenette area.
Two double garages to the front of the property plus numerous surface car parking spaces. Lawned raised bed south west facing garden mainly laid to lawn and mature shrubbery.
Lower Parkstone, in Victorian times, was known as England's "Mentone", centrally located between the vibrant and cosmopolitan villages of Ashley Cross, Westbourne and Canford Cliffs with all of their shopping and cafe culture bars and restaurants. Close by is Penn Hill Village with its independent shops, café bars and wonderful Branksome Park woodland walk which offers a verdant tree wooded walk down to the beach at Branksome. Also nearby are major shopping facilities in Branksome which includes John Lewis at Home. Transport links are excellent with easy access to the Wessex Way for South East traffic and there are 2 mainline railway stations to choose from at Branksome and Parkstone - both of which are stopping stations for the fast train to London Waterloo. State school catchments for this property are Courthill First School and Baden Powell Middle School.
BCP Council Tax Band G.
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