Upper Golf Links Road, Broadstone, Dorset BH18 8BX
£1,895,000 via Christopher Batten, Wimborne: 020 3889 5964
A stunning 5 double bedroom, 6 reception room, 4 bathroom detached family house extending to almost 5,000 square feet, in a prestigious residential area close to Broadstone's golf course and Delph Woods, and about half a mile from the village centre.
Built to a high specification by Harry J Palmer (Broadstone) Ltd around 2004, and maintained to a high standard, this beautifully presented modern home offers a superb kitchen/breakfast room (with an extensive range of fitted appliances), a magnificent principal bedroom suite with fully fitted dressing room and large en suite, gas under floor central heating to both floors, security alarm, double glazing, exposed beams and timbers, cathedral style vaulted ceilings and oak floors.
The house stands behind electric gates in large landscaped grounds featuring a spacious block paved driveway, an integral double garage and an adjacent carport.
Broadstone offers a wide range of shops including an M & S Food Hall, schools for all age groups, delightful walks in Delph Woods and along the Castleman Trailway, and bus services connecting to the coastal towns of Poole and Bournemouth, both of which have mainline rail links to London Waterloo.
An oak front door leads to a superb central reception hall with vaulted ceiling, galleried landing above and under stairs cupboard. An attractive oak frame leads to an open plan dining hall with double-sided gas fire and bifolding doors to a large garden room with doors to the garden and return door to the kitchen.
From the dining hall, an open plan walkway leads to a cinema room and, opposite, a nicely proportioned lounge with fireplace (with gas fire) and French doors to the garden. Glazed doors give access to the principal study which has a corner fireplace (with inset gas fire) and an excellent range of fitted furniture (including desk, shelving and cupboards.)
The impressive kitchen/breakfast room features high quality oak units, granite worktops (with upstands and splashback), breakfast bar with integrated dishwasher, induction hob, cooker hood, coffee maker, De Dietrich electric oven and combination oven, and space for American style fridge-freezer and wine chiller. There is a double-sided gas fire and double glazed French doors to a rear loggia providing a covered seating area.
There is a rear hallway with a tiled floor, doors to the garage and outside, and access to a playroom/second study (with oak flooring and French doors to the garden) and a utility room (with cupboards, space and plumbing for washing machine, space for freezer and tumble dryer) with French doors to the garden.
An impressive oak staircase (with a full height picture window) leads to a large galleried landing with a vaulted ceiling and 2 open archways to a further landing with airing cupboard (housing a pressurised hot water cylinder), and access to the boarded main roof space (fitted with a ladder and a light.)
The magnificent principal bedroom suite comprises a large bedroom (with a cathedral style ceiling and exposed timbers), a large walk-in dressing room (with window, high ceiling, fitted wardrobes and drawers), and a spacious en suite bath/shower room (with walk-in shower, WC, bidet, double-ended bath, twin wash basins and 2 towel radiators.)
Bedroom 2 has a built-in dressing table and wardrobes, and an en suite shower room with shower, wash basin, WC and shaver point.
There is a spacious family bathroom with corner bath, walk-in shower, bidet, WC and twin wash basins. Bedroom 3 has an excellent range of fitted furniture, and an en suite shower room with walk-in shower, WC, wash basin and shaver point.
Bedroom 4 has fitted wardrobes, and bedroom 5 has fitted wardrobes and 2 loft spaces.
Electric gates lead to a block paved driveway providing ample off road parking and leading to an integral double garage with electric up-and-over door, gas central heating boiler, water softener and personal door. Adjacent to the house there is a covered driveway with carport for 2 vehicles.
The large, nicely enclosed, private garden is extensively lawned with established shrubs and trees, a large summerhouse, and outdoor seating areas ideal for al fresco dining.
DIRECTIONS: From The Broadway in the centre of Broadstone, proceed to the roundabout at the junction with Higher Blandford Road and Dunyeats Road, and take the fourth exit into Dunyeats Road. Take the fourth turning on the left into Upper Golf Links Road and follow the road around. The property can be found on the right hand side, just before the right hand turning to Merriefield Drive.
COUNCIL TAX: Band H
EPC RATING: Band C
Agent: Christopher Batten, Wimborne
Christopher Batten, 15 East Street, Wimborne, BH21 1DT
Phone: 020 3889 5964