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3 bed detached house for sale Shore Road, Sandbanks, Poole, Dorset BH13

3 beds
3 baths
2 receptions

Property location

  • Lilliput Church of England Infant School0.6 miles
  • Brownsea Island Ferry Landing1.3 miles
  • Sandbanks Ferry Terminal1.3 miles
  • Bournemouth Collegiate Preparatory School1.4 miles

Features and description

  • Freehold
  • Extensively remodelled to an exceptionally high standard
  • Panoramic views of the water, Brownsea Island, Sandbanks, Studland and Poole
  • Stunning design internally and externally
  • High specification throughout
  • Front-line waterside
Waterfront living at its finest, with unrivalled views of the harbour and beyond.


Sandbanks is a prime coastal residential suburb, located midway between the coastal towns of Poole and Bournemouth. The area is well known for its natural beauty and micro climate with a reputation for having mild winters and more sunshine than most other parts of the country. There is a dazzling array of exclusive, waterfront properties with panoramic views of the sea.

Poole Harbour is the second largest natural harbour in the world, with award-winning Blue Flag beaches and a whole host of water sports facilities available. Rick Stein's highly successful signature restaurant on Sandbanks is a favourite with locals, as well as visitors and is a pleasant level walk away as are other amenities which the area has to offer. Bournemouth has just over 11km of golden beaches. Located in Dorset, these stars in the county provide an eclectic mix of town, country and coastal living.

The towns of Poole and Bournemouth are conveniently located for the perfect lifestyle where there is an abundance of shops, restaurants, cafes and bars together with excellent facilities for bathing, windsurfing, jet skiing, golfing and access to the flagship dealership for Sunseeker luxury yachts. You can also catch the daily ferry to Brownsea Island and Swanage which is a gateway town for exploring the Jurassic Coast, a 155km World Heritage Site.

The intrinsic desirability of this location is further enhanced by excellent road, rail and air communications.

Mainline rail services operate from Bournemouth Station, offering direct South West Trains service to London Waterloo from 2 hours.

There is comprehensive shopping at the local town centres of Poole, Bournemouth and further afield at Southampton and Salisbury.

Good local schools are numerous and include Canford School, Bournemouth and Poole Grammar schools, Bournemouth Collegiate, Talbot Heath and Park School.

Championship golf is available at Parkstone Golf Course and other local highly regarded clubs at Ferndown and Broadstone.

Arts are an important aspect of Poole's creativity and heritage and the area has a strong, developing arts scene. The Lighthouse, which is Poole's Centre for the Arts is the largest regional centre in the UK and home to the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra.

Local venues have regularly hosted acclaimed theatre productions as well as high-profile music concerts. Other theatres available are The Pavilion in Bournemouth, The Playhouse Salisbury and the Mayflower in Southampton.

Poole is steeped in history and you can get the real essence of the heritage in the Old Town, this is where you will find Poole Museum, which is set in a Victorian quayside warehouse and regularly hosts exhibitions and cultural events.

The local area is a haven for nature lovers and there are many events in the area that allow you to experience the richness of wildlife in Poole and Dorset. There are bespoke bird-watching cruises and nature trails to enjoy.

Poole Harbour 50 metres
Sandbanks beach 450 meters
Canford Cliffs Village and shops 0.8 miles
Lilliput shops 1 miles
Poole town centre 3.7 miles
Bournemouth town centre 4.2 miles
London 110 miles (2 hours by train)

All distances and times are approximate


Waterside is a sophisticated home located in the famous and exclusive area of Sandbanks, positioned beautifully on the edge of second largest Harbour in the world.

The property has been extensively remodelled during the current vendors ownership, every detail has been carefully and meticulously designed using high quality materials and craftsmanship. The property is arranged on two floors and spans across 3,719 sq ft of luxury accommodation including the garaging.

The views from this particular property are truly breath-taking and the house is positioned and configured to enjoy the sun all day. The perfect vantage point for some of the most magical sunsets in the UK.

On entry you walk into a bright and spacious entrance lobby, with two double cloaks wardrobes, the ground floor conveys a well-appointed home office/studio and Comms Room, Cloakroom and WC, utility room and double garage. A very practical floor, leading, up a bespoke limed oak staircase to the main living accommodation, situated on the first floor, to make the most of the light and the unrivalled views. The first floor consists of a large open plan bespoke kitchen, dining, living room with vast expanses of glass to make sure the water is always in sight, the luxurious principle bedroom with dressing room and large contemporary en-suite which all benefit from superb views. Also on this level are bedrooms two and three which both have high quality bathrooms, and wardrobes, a separate TV snug room (which could easily be converted into a fourth bedroom if required) and another WC.

The property benefits from underfloor heating, fueled by an air source heat pump. There is air conditioning in the master bedroom, and an automated pergola with moving louvre and integral lights with infra-red heater on the front terrace to enhance luxury living.

The rear garden has been tastefully constructed and finished to create different areas to enjoy. It is a good sized rear garden with a level lawn area and a private raise decked area. The front of the property is the main attraction, there is an extensive fully tiled terrace over-looking Poole Harbour, the perfect place to entertain, al-fresco dine and watch the water-sports activity on your doorstep. There are also front garden areas too which are laid to lawn and are perfect places to lounge.

The property is set back from the road and commands a very imposing kerb appeal, with one of the widest plots on the road, there are stylish electric gates, and matching railings for privacy and security. Note: The owners have commissioned a new block-paved drive way to be fitted in the coming weeks.

This property is one of the finest water-side homes available and is an absolute must see.

Nb Photographs taken March 2021

Square Footage: 3719 sq ft

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