Savills | Forsyte Shades, 82 Lilliput Road, Canford Cliffs, Poole, BH14 8LA | Property for sale
2,345 sq ft(217.86 sq m)
Guide price £995,000

Forsyte Shades82 Lilliput Road, Canford Cliffs, Poole, BH14 8LA

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Open South/Westerly views across the golf course to Poole Harbour
  • Resident's indoor swimming pool, sauna and changing rooms
  • Electric entrance gates
  • Luxurious communal hallways
  • Level shortcut to amenities at Canford Cliffs

Luxury first floor apartment with far reaching views across Parkstone Golf Course to Poole Harbour.

About this property

  • 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 3 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 situated on the first floor and benefits from gas central heating, it is approached via a intercom entry system and an automatic passenger lift. The front door opens to an entrance lobby with a large walk in storage cupboard and an additional store leading to the reception hall with additional built in cupboards and a cloakroom. There is a large sitting room with south/west facing with open views across the golf course to Poole Harbour and a full height glazed sun room area with a door to a balcony. At the other end of the sitting room is a dining area, next to the kitchen breakfast room with modern units, stone work tops and integral appliances including a plumbed in American style fridge freezer.

    The main bedroom has a good range of fitted wardrobes and another sun room area, with a luxuriously appointed en suite shower room. The two further double bedrooms also both have en suite facilities.

    The passenger lift leads down to the garage area, where there is a large double garage with electric doors is conveyed with the apartment. A door leads from the garage area to the communal indoor heated swimming pool with patio doors opening onto a sun terrace with harbour views. There is also a sauna and separate male and female changing rooms

    NB Photographs taken February 2021

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

I think this development of luxury apartments has to sit on the finest plot in the entire area. It's certainly my favourite location.

Keith FensomProperty agent

Local information

  • 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

Additional information

  • EPC Rating = B