Leigham Vale Road, Bournemouth, BH6
This red brick detached house has been modernised while still keeping some of the traditional features making it a perfect family home. With five bedrooms and a converted attic this house is a must view!
On approaching the house, you will find ample off-road parking on the tarmac and gravel driveway, the garage also provides extra storage or parking for additional vehicles. The traditional 1930s red brick façade is in excellent condition and double-glazed bay windows with tasteful stained glass inserts.
The porch area has space for coats and hats and an additional built in cupboard for extra storage space. On entering the hallway, you will be greeted by the traditional wooden spindle staircase and beautiful real wood flooring which runs through into the first reception room which would make an ideal dining room or home office area. A large bay window has been fitted with a modern white shutter which allow plenty of natural light in.
Moving into the family lounge you will be greeted by a large fully glazed rear wall with double doors opening out to the expansive and beautifully maintained rear garden. The lounge has been extended to over 20 feet in length and benefits from a duel fuel AGA fireplace and art deco surround. The original crown moulding has also remained as another beautiful reminder of the original architecture.
The large kitchen / diner has a selection of white wooden cabinets at both base and eye level and houses integrated appliance including a dishwasher, fridge/freezer and an electric oven with a gas hob and an overhead extractor hood. The kitchens impressive size allows plenty of space for a large kitchen table and chairs. To the rear of the kitchen is a good size utility room which includes space for a washer and dryer and has a double-glazed door leading to the garden.
The downstairs w.c has been tastefully tiled and features a modern w.c and washbasin unit with under sink storage. A heated towel rail provides heating in the colder months.
On the first floor of the property you will find three double bedrooms, and the family bathroom. Bedroom one is to the front of the home and benefits from wooden laminate flooring, a large bay window and double built in wardrobes. The attached en-suite bathroom is one of the largest you will find and features a glass enclosed shower cubicle, full size bathtub and washbasin and w.c. The family bathroom also features a glass enclosed shower, w.c and a washbasin with under sink storage.
Bedrooms two and three are both double rooms and feature the same wood laminate flooring and both face the rear aspect and garden. Bedroom two also benefits from built in wardrobes. The landing area of both staircases has further built in storage cupboards.
On the top floor you will find a further two bedrooms and a separate w.c. The loft conversion has been well thought out and has made excellent use of the remaining loft storage space in each room including a large eaves storage area. Bedroom four is a large double room with built in wardrobes and two Velux window allowing natural light. Bedroom five is single room with further built in cupboards and drawers and a Velux roof window. The separate w.c has been fitted with modern w.c and washbasin with storage and has been partly tiled.
The expansive rear garden has been very well maintained and benefits from a lawn area and a natural stone tiled patio area. There is also a summer house and a shed. There are several mature palm trees and other shrubs around the borders.
Boscombe East is a popular residential area located a short distance from Kings Park providing a number of walks. Locally Pokesdown provides a number of shops including both Sainsburys Local and Tesco Express. The award winning blue flag sandy beaches are located approximately two miles away with a level walk promenade extending from Hengistbury Head through to Sandbanks.
A local bus service provides links to Bournemouth and Poole with a different shopping experience together with a number of restaurants and bars providing a vibrant nightlife. A local train station provides direct links to Southampton, Southampton Airport and London which is approximately 100 miles away.
Bournemouth International airport (6 miles) offers a varied schedule of flights to a number of European destinations.