3 bed flat for sale Forsyte Shades, 82 Lilliput Road, Poole, Dorset BH14
Points of interest
- Lilliput Church of England Infant School0.4 miles
- Bournemouth Collegiate Preparatory School1 miles
- Parkstone (Dorset)1.4 miles
- Branksome1.5 miles
These distances are calculated in a straight line. The actual route and distance may vary.
Features and description
- Share of freehold
- Prestigious development
- Unrivalled views across Parkstone golf course to Poole Harbour
- Resident's indoor swimming pool, sauna and changing rooms
- Electric entrance gates
- Level shortcut to amenities at Canford Cliffs
Canford Cliffs 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. Poole Harbour is the second largest natural harbour in the world, whilst Sandbanks has award-winning Blue Flag beaches, and 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.
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.
Along the picturesque shoreline of nearby Poole Harbour are a large number of marinas with sailing and wind/kite surfing facilities.
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.
Canford Cliffs Amenities 600 metres
Local Beach 0.75 mile
Lilliput shops 0.75 mile
Poole Harbour 1 mile
Sandbanks 1.25 miles
Bournemouth town centre 3.25 miles
Poole town centre 3.5 miles
Bournemouth Airport 11 miles
London 110 miles (2 hours by train)
All times and distances are approximate
Forsyte Shades has always been recognised as one of the finest developments of luxury apartments in the area. The block is approached through electric gates with a long driveway leading up to a large visitors parking area. The development itself is set within extensive well landscaped grounds that extend to approximately three acres, stretching down to and adjoining Parkstone golf course with stunning open views towards Poole Harbour. Within the grounds there is also a gate into the Compton Acres car park which provides a level short cut to the entrance into the gardens and all the amenities at Canford Cliffs Village.
This particular apartment is approached via entry system, automatic passenger lift, is situated on the second floor of the middle section of the development and benefits from gas central heating and double glazed UPVC framed windows.
The front door opens to an entrance lobby with a large walk in storage cupboard and double doors to a reception hall with a cloakroom off. The large open plan sitting dining room is on a split level and benefits from stunning open views across Parkstone golf course towards Poole Harbour and Brownsea Island. Patio doors access the large south/west facing sun balcony. The kitchen/breakfast room has modern units with integral appliances and also has great views.
The hallway leads past a large walk in airing cupboard to the large principal bedroom which has fitted wardrobes, excellent views towards Poole harbour and an en suite bathroom. An inner lobby area which has a large walk in cupboard, leads to two good sized double bedrooms both with en suite bathrooms.
The passenger lift leads directly down to the garage area, where a large double garage with an electric door is conveyed with the apartment. Another door leads to the communal indoor heated swimming pool with patio doors opening onto a large sun terrace with harbour views. There is also a sauna and separate male and female changing rooms.
Nb Photographs taken in August 2021
Square Footage: 2102 sq ft
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