Savills | Martello Road, Branksome Park, Poole, Dorset, BH13 7DQ | Property for sale
8,243 sq ft(765.80 sq m)
Guide price £4,250,000

Martello RoadBranksome Park, Poole, Dorset, BH13 7DQ

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in June 2021
  • Extremely sought after road
  • Large garden and almost 1,200 sq ft of terrace space
  • Incredibly spacious throughout with vast ceiling heights
  • Ideal as a main family home and entertaining

Magnificent house with 8,243 sq ft of luxury living, with a premier BH13 address

About this property

  • La Fontanella is a magnificent ultra-modern super-home situated on one of Branksome Parks most sought after roads. The property has been designed by the award winning David James architects and boasts vast scale in both square footage and cubic feet, giving this property a sense of space like no other.

    The property spans across an impressive 8,243 sq ft of luxury accommodation, plus a triple garage. Internally the property has been intelligently configured to make the most of the plot and the light, whilst accommodating the needs of modern family living.

    From the road the house commands a strong presence, which is even more spectacular at night. The design of the building is both dramatic and practical with lots of different area's to enjoy. The house is designed perfectly for entertaining, the open plan layout effortlessly flows from one area to the next and there are three outdoor terraces, which combined measure almost 1,200 sq ft and in addition there is also a large level rear garden to enjoy. La Fontanella is truly a one off property, which needs to be viewed in person to be fully appreciated.

    Internally there are five generously sized bedrooms in total, all with well-appointed en suites. The statement principle bedroom conveys bespoke ‘his & hers' dressing rooms and a luxury en suite. The open plan kitchen, dining, living area is nothing short of amazing and has double height ceilings with custom sliding doors onto the garden. There is also a separate living room, home office, media room, wine room, triple garage, large store, WC and much more.

    NB Photographs taken February 2021

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

It is not often you find such an imposing ultra-modern mansion in Branksome Park and this one happens to be on one of the most sought after roads with stunning curb appeal. It is a must see if you are looking in this price range.

Sean GibsonProperty agent

Local information

  • Branksome Park 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.
  • The property is ideally located for the areas shopping and leisure facilities, award winning blue flag beaches at Branksome Chine along to the world famous Sandbanks Peninsula.
  • 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.
  • 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 shops 0.6 miles
  • Canford Cliffs beach 0.9 miles
  • Sandbanks 1.4 miles
  • Bournemouth town centre 2.9 miles
  • Bournemouth Airport 8.7 miles
  • London 110 miles (1 hour 50 minutes by train)
  • All times and distances are approximate

Additional information

  • EPC Rating = C