3 bedroom detached house for sale

Castle Lane West, Bournemouth BH9 3LH

£550,000 via Stratton Oak Estates, Bournemouth: 01202 145342

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Set on a large plot with an IMPRESSIVE 100ft SECLUDED GARDEN this UNIQUE FAMILY HOME is one of the most distinctive houses in the area. Palm House is a Modernist Art Deco house built circa 1927 that offers EXTENSIVE LIVING SPACE with lounge through to dining, a spacious kitchen/breakfast room, generous bedrooms and with a roof terrace offering great views across the garden.

This is undoubtedly one of the most distinctive houses locally, this Modernist Art Deco house is one of a pair dated from the 1920s and designed by local architect Edward De Wilde Holding (who also designed local Art Deco cinemas).

Palm House is ideally located just minutes from CastlePoint Shopping Centre and a short drive from Bournemouth Town Centre and the 7 mile stretch of Award Winning beach. Local amenities, great transport links, a Nature Reserve with its rural riverside walks and The Kingfisher Barn that offers refreshments add to this sought after location. The property also puts you within a short walk to the Grammar Schools and within a great school catchment for Muscliffe Primary and Epiphany schools.

From the road the unique 1920's design is clearly apparent with the tall rendered turret to the front adorned with glazing, a spectacular curb appeal. The property is set back from the road offering ample parking for 2 - 3 vehicles and the entrance is to the side.

Upon entering the property you are greeted with a large entrance hall with newly laid carpet that continues on the stairs which ascend to the right in a curve around the turret creating a downstairs cloakroom with basin and WC which to step down into from the ground level.

The kitchen/breakfast room resides to the rear of the property, laminate worktops run down two sides with an extensive selection of eye-line and base units offering ample storage options. Integrated appliances include gas hob with extractor above and a new electric oven beneath and there is under counter space for washing machine, dishwasher and space for a free standing fridge/freezer. The laminate flooring runs throughout the room and is illuminated by ceiling spot lights and there are sliding doors out to the garden.

The extensive living space extends the full depth of the property, currently set up as a lounge with separate dining space and a 2nd reception room; the three rooms offer endless possibilities and a fantastic entertainment space. The dining room is set towards the rear of the property with sliding doors out to the patio through a square opening. The lounge opens up with a gas fire in front of a real fireplace which could have an open fire or log burner if desired. The room then continues through an arched opening into the second reception room with a large aspect at the far end allowing light to cascade throughout. This extra reception room could be converted into a 4th bedroom with the option of en-suite utilizing the cloakroom adjacent. The entire living space is carpeted throughout with a selection of ceiling and wall lights for illumination.

Ascending to the first floor past the extensive curved aspect the spacious property continues to deliver with three double bedrooms.

To the rear of the property is one of the larger double bedrooms with double french doors that lead out to the roof terrace which provides stunning views across the garden. The double bedroom to the front has fitted wardrobes including an up and over storage and with a large aspect and the slightly smaller double bedroom resides at the rear of the property with views across the garden.

The main family bathroom has a modern suite consisting of whirlpool deep fill bath, separate walk in shower, pedestal basin and WC. The bathroom is completely tiled with mosaic features, spot lighting and large aspect.

There is no doubt the impressive garden is a key feature for this distinctive home. Spanning more than 100ft it offers a paved patio area with two large sections laid to lawn and mature shrub borders providing a good deal of privacy. This beautiful space is very rare for properties in this location and gives a fantastic space for the family to enjoy.

The garden also houses a converted garage which is now a totally separate annex, it would make a great home office or a possible source of income or option for multigenerational living. Fully fitted out with mains water, lighting, central heating and telephone connection.

This truly is an ideal long term family home ideally located within a range of convenience shops as well as close by to Muscliff Park offering a large green space with playground, tennis courts, outdoor bowls.

This property boasts an extensive living space and a spectacular garden, this is a must see property to fully appreciate the possibilities it offers.


Agent: Stratton Oak Estates, Bournemouth

Triple Black Ltd, 8-10 Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, BH1 3NA

Phone: 01202 145342