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7 bedroom Sold Subject to Contract

Bournemouth, Dorset, BH8 8LY

Offers in excess of : £775,000

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A truly stunning and outstanding Edwardian detached family residence offering seven bedrooms, three bathrooms and three reception rooms providing elegant, sophisticated and versatile accommodation ideal for entertaining and family living.

Ascham House was built around 1905 by Messrs George & Harding for one of the family members. The property has undergone complete restoration and renovation to combine a wealth of original features with elegant decoration and all the expected comforts of modern day living. It is undoubtedly one of the most finest properties of this vintage in the area. A beautiful reception hall which provides a grand entrance to three large reception rooms, one of which is currently used as a library. A beautiful 19ft kitchen/breakfast room has an excellent range of integrated appliances to include fridge, dishwasher and range cooker. There is also a generous size utility room with original quarry tiled floor and walk-in larder with original slate cold slab. A magnificent and original staircase provides access to the first and second floor accommodation. On the first floor the master bedroom has a superb en-suite bathroom/shower room which has been replaced with a period style white double ended bath and separate shower cubicle. The Jack & Jill shower room has been lavishly finished with a large walk-in shower area and most attractive tiled flooring. On the second floor there are three further bedrooms and a modern shower room with white suite.

The rear garden measures approximately 70ft x 55ft deep, faces a westerly aspect and is fully enclosed with a variety of established shrubs, fruit trees and fencing. There is a good size lawned area which is surrounded by well stocked flower beds with numerous ornamental plants and shrubs. Double wrought iron gates open onto a gravelled sweeping in-and-out driveway which provides ample off road parking for several vehicles. There is also an area of front lawn with a well stocked shrub border. The detached double garage measures 19ft 5in x 19ft 3in has a remote control up-and-over door, side door, windows and ladder giving access to a useful loft storage space.

The property is situated in the Dean Park area of central Bournemouth, known as East Common. It is within half a mile of Bournemouth station with its direct access to London, Waterloo in less than 2 hours. Bournemouths rapidly expanding International Airport is approximately 5 miles. The award winning beaches of the area and Poole harbour are also within 5 miles. Bournemouth & Poole have superb shopping facilities as well as fine restaurants, cinemas and theatres.



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