5 bedroom detached house for sale

Canford Cliffs Avenue, Canford Cliffs, Poole, Dorset BH14 9QN

£1,495,000 via Savills, Canford Cliffs: 020 3873 8320

Beautifully modernised five bedroom character home spanning an impressive 2865 square feet of contemporary accommodation, located on an incredibly sought after tree lined avenue.


Savills Canford Cliffs are delighted to offer for sale this attractive character house built circa 1927 offering the ideal combination of a timeless traditional architectural style with modern contemporary interiors in a highly sought after Avenue. This beautiful, detached home sits in a wide plot and has been lovingly updated and modernised by the current owners with neutral interiors and a well arranged layout to suit modern day living. The spacious accommodation extends to 2865 sq ft including the garage and is conveniently arranged over just two floors.

On entering, you are greeted by a bright entrance hall. The open plan kitchen/dining area is a particularly impressive space and flooded with natural light as it benefits from a dual aspect. There are French doors from the dining area that open out on to the delightful south facing decked area. The modern fitted kitchen has a good range of units and an island. Double doors lead into a large living room with feature fireplace and French doors that open on to the west facing patio area to the side of the property. There is a separate snug with fireplace and a cinema/garden room offering a choice of sitting areas. The utility and cloakroom complete the accommodation to the ground floor.

At the first floor, there is a split landing to the bedroom accommodation. The ultra luxurious main bedroom suite extends the depth of one side of the house with a superb en suite that benefits from a freestanding bath and separate shower, as well as a dressing room. The dressing room was formerly a bedroom and could equally be used as bedroom five. There are three further bedrooms, one of which is currently used as a study, and all served by a stunning family bathroom.

To the outside, there is an in out driveway to the front that provides parking for a number of cars, as well as an integral garage. The south facing rear garden has been thoughtfully designed with low maintenance in mind including a raised decked area for al fresco dining with a built-in barbeque area
as well as a hot tub. The paved area extends across the rear of the house with attractive stone planters in an L shape to the west elevation, which is the ideal orientation to follow the sun from the day through to the evening. There is a bespoke bench on the west facing patio created for this space.

We thoroughly recommend a viewing of the property to appreciate all that it has to offer.

Agency note: The property has cladding, as far we know the current position with the property is under 6 floors so any cladding may not have been tested. You should make enquiries about the external wall system of the property.

NB Photographs taken March 2024.


The property is situated in the affluent district of Canford Cliffs where some of Poole’s finest and most valuable properties can be found. Set amongst picturesque surroundings with many stunning view points plus conveniently located close the highly regarded village of Canford Cliffs, with an array of restaurants, artisan bakeries, shops, art gallery and many other amenities.

There are several superb places to eat out whether that is a table for two or table for the whole family, there is something for every occasion. Some of our favourites include The Cliff and The Canford. Slightly further afield you have Rick Steins successful restaurant in Sandbanks, The Pig or the Chewton Glen hotel & Spa in the New Forest, The Nici in Bournemouth and the Pig on the Beach at Studland.

The area is also very well-known for its award winning golden sandy beaches in Canford Cliffs which are absolutely incredible and are easily accessible via multiple different walk-ways. Canford Cliffs is regarded as having outstanding natural beauty and for having its own micro-climate with milder winters and more sunshine hours than most other parts of the country. Canford Cliffs park is always a massive draw to many families as it has a super play park for children and is only moments from the safe sandy beach.

The perfect lifestyle where there is an abundance of shops, restaurants, cafes and bars together with excellent facilities for water sports, jet skiing, golfing, sea swimming, jogging around the harbour or having a walk around the areas beautiful tree-lined roads. The wellness scene in Canford Cliffs is exploding which included yoga and Pilates studios, boutique health-food cafes, sea swimming clubs and much more, all featured recently in the financial times.

Championship golf is available at Parkstone Golf Course and other local highly regarded clubs at Ferndown and Broadstone and further afield at Remedy Oak. The tennis community is strong locally at the The East Dorset Tennis & Croquet Club and The West Hants Tennis Club (which is also an amazing all round leisure club including gym, swimming pool, squash courts and more).

Bournemouth AFCB the Premier League football Club is just approximately 20 minutes’ drive away and affords a very stress free way of watching some of the World’s best footballers on your doorstep.

Local mainline stations connect to London Waterloo in approximately 2 hours and the M27 and M3 provide links to major towns and cities, such as Southampton, Winchester and London

Parkstone Golf Course (members club) 550 metres
Canford Cliffs shops 1 mile
Local beach 1.3 miles
Poole Harbour 1.5 miles
Lilliput shops 1.6 miles
Westbourne amenities 1.7 miles
Sandbanks (Shore Rd) 1.8 miles
Bournemouth Airport 8.8 miles
London 110 miles (2 hours by train)

All times and distances are approximate.

Square Footage: 2,865 sq ft

Agent: Savills, Canford Cliffs

Savills, 34 Haven Road, Canford Cliffs, Poole, BH13 7LP

Phone: 020 3873 8320