4 bedroom detached house for sale

Glenferness Avenue, Bournemouth BH3 7EX

£1,295,000 via Savills, Canford Cliffs: 020 3873 8320

Beautifully presented substantial family home located in the incredibly sought after area of Talbot Woods.


Savills are delighted to offer for sale this elegantly presented traditional family home located in the incredibly sought after area of Talbot Woods.

This classic Bournemouth residence is an incredibly handsome property set behind electric gates creating superb curb appeal. The property itself was built in the 1930’s and has been extensively improved and enhanced by the current owners to an incredibly high standard. The quality of the fixtures and fittings is noticeable and the attention to detail and workmanship is brilliant, it is clear this home has been very well looked after.

Spanning 2,344 square feet of luxurious accommodation internally, plus an additional 511 square feet of outbuildings including greenhouses and a gym. The property is arranged over two floors and is flooded with natural light throughout.

On the ground floor there is an impressive entrance hallway which provides access to all rooms on this level. This includes a completely custom handmade oak kitchen with Miele appliances, breakfast room and dayroom with bi folding doors out to the garden, a large separate dining room, a very impressive formal living room, WC, store and integral access into the garage.

The first floor is the bedroom level where there are four bedrooms in total. The primary bedroom is a luxury suite with fitted wardrobes and a generously sized en suite shower room. Bedroom two again has fitted wardrobes and an en suite shower room. Bedroom three is a great double room with fitted wardrobes and bedroom four is currently being used as a walk in wardrobe but could easily be changed back into a bedroom.

Externally the garden has been brilliantly landscaped with beautiful mature planting including various flowers and fruit trees. The rear garden lends itself very well for entertaining, with the owners creating a few different areas to sit out and enjoy, including an outdoor kitchen with a granite counter top, gas BBQ and traditional pizza over. There is also a courtyard area, a home gym and connected large store room and last but not least a great swim spa pool. The front garden of the property provides ample off road parking. Both in the front and back there is a fully automatic irrigation system.

NB Photographs taken February 2024.


This beautifully presented character home offers everything that a modern family requires. It’s well located in a prime position close to Meyrick Park Golf Club and just two hours by train or car from London, making this a perfect family residence due to its size and proximity to award-winning beaches and amenities.

Talbot Woods is regarded as Bournemouth’s finest residential area for family houses and this stunning property is located just over one mile from the town centre.

The area also incorporates a number of good local facilities including the West Hants Racquet, Sports and leisure Club and the superb recreational facilities of Meyrick Park. Also close by is the Meyrick Park’s 18 hole golf course which is also ideal for dog walking, Bournemouth’s upper gardens which also provides a delightful wooded walk through to the town centre, the beach and Bournemouth pier.

Locally regarded excellent schools are numerous and include the highly regarded Talbot Heath School (approx 0.7 miles), Canford School, Bournemouth and Poole Grammar schools, Bournemouth Collegiate and Park School.

Theatres are available at the Poole Lighthouse Theatre, The Pavilion in Bournemouth, The Playhouse Salisbury and the Mayflower in Southampton.

Meyrick Park 0.5 miles
Bournemouth upper gardens 1 mile
Westbourne shops 1.3 miles
Bournemouth Centre 1.5 miles
Bournemouth Airport 6.2 miles
Bournemouth beach 2 miles
Sandbanks 3.8 miles
London 110 miles (2 hours by train)

All times and distances are approximate.

Square Footage: 2,855 sq ft

Agent: Savills, Canford Cliffs

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

Phone: 020 3873 8320