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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Upper Golf Links Road, Broadstone, Dorset, BH18

Sold STC £1,250,000

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Tenure: Freehold

A substantial 5 bedroom, 4 reception room executive style family house with a basement leisure complex and a tennis court, situated in one of Broadstone's prime residential roads, close to Broadstone Golf Course and Delph Woods. Set on a plot of about 0.8 of an acre.

Built to a high standard of specification in a mock Tudor design in the 1980s, Stamford House has been refurbished in recent years with a new kitchen and bathrooms and conservatory. It stands in professionally landscaped grounds including an enclosed tennis court, and the basement leisure complex comprises gym, heating swimming pool, showers and changing rooms.

A gas central heating system heats the house and the swimming pool, and the property has double glazing, some air conditioning, a water softener and a security alarm system.

Broadstone provides an excellent range of shopping, a large recreation park, a sports complex, a championship golf course, state schools for all age groups (including Corfe Hills, Poole Grammar School for Boys and Parkstone Grammar School for Girls) and good access to private schools including Castle Court and Canford. The market town of Wimborne Minster is approximately 3 miles to the north, whilst the coastal town of Poole, 3 miles to the south, has a mainline railway station to London Waterloo.

DIRECTIONS: From Wimborne, proceed south along Poole Road, over Canford Bridge and up Oakley Hill. At the roundabout, take the first exit into Gravel Hill. Proceed ahead at the traffic lights at the junction of Queen Anne Drive and continue down Gravel Hill. At the roundabout, take the third exit into Dunyeats Road, passing Broadstone Middle School on the right. Take the next turning on the right into Upper Golf Links Road, and Stamford House can be found on the left hand side.


A large covered entrance way with timber uprights and front door leads to the main reception hall which has a large under stairs recess and coat hanging area. An archway leads to a cloakroom with WC, wash basin, ladder style radiator and half tiled walls. The study has a bay window to the rear.

The superb drawing room features a large central brick inglenook fireplace with raised quarry tiled hearth, beam above and inset wood burning fire. Double glazed sliding doors lead to a rear conservatory, which has a high pitched glazed roof, an air conditioning unit/heater and a pair of French doors to the garden.

Glazed doors from the reception hall lead to a breakfast room which has a bay window (with window seat,) and a Travertine floor extending through an archway to the kitchen.

The kitchen is fitted with an excellent range of light oak-fronted units, granite worktops and a central island unit/breakfast bar. There is an inset Franke sink unit and a number of integrated appliances including Neff dishwasher, Rangemaster 6-ring gas hob, range cooker with ovens, Miele fridge-freezer, Miele steam oven and combination oven. There is a tall larder cupboard, and patio doors lead to an enclosed seating area (with bench seats.)

A large separate family room has doors to the garden, and there is a utility room with sink and space for freezer. A rear lobby/utility area has space and plumbing for washing machine, and a door to the garden.

From the reception hall, an impressive staircase (with turned spindles) leads to a spacious, split level galleried landing with access to loft space, large, walk-in airing cupboard and separate linen cupboard.

The master bedroom suite offers an excellent range of fitted bedroom furniture, a door to a covered balcony, and a superb, refurbished en suite suite bath/shower room with a deep twin-ended bath, concealed cistern WC, vanity wash basin and large walk-in shower.

The dual aspect guest bedroom has fitted furniture and an en suite bath/shower room with panelled bath, pedestal wash basin, concealed cistern WC, shower cubicle and fully tiled walls. There are 3 further bedrooms.

A family shower room comprises shower cubicle, concealed cistern WC, circular wash basin (set on a marble tiled wash stand,) and fully tiled walls.

From the reception hall, a glazed door and stairs lead to the basement leisure complex. A gym opens into the pool room which has a high vaulted ceiling and a heated 'figure of 8' swimming pool. Along one wall, full height double glazed windows and doors lead out to a lower pool terrace. There are 2 changing rooms, (both with shower, wash basin and WC) and a pump room which contains the filtration system, gas central heating boiler and air circulation system.

A door leads to a side access, where there is an integral garden store with a gardener's WC and wash basin.

Stamford House is approached via electric double gates, and a block paved driveway leads to a detached double garage/workshop (with electric roller door, lighting and power points.) A rear door leads into a separate workshop and there is a personal side door.

The gardens have been professionally landscaped with a large block paved parking area, and the front garden has a stone water feature with shaped lawns and wide flower and shrub borders interspersed with a selection of established trees.

To one corner of the garden there is a low picket fence, an ornamental fish pond with water lilies and a side patio with gazebo providing a covered seating and barbecue area. Steps lead down to the enclosed tennis court, and the gardens extend to the swimming pool terrace at the rear of the property, with return steps to the far side of the house.

This Promap image is not intended as a precise representation of the property's boundaries or area of land. It should be treated as an approximate guide only. Interested parties should have their solicitor check the exact dimensions on the Title Plan.



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