“Californian dreaming” in Branksome Park. Fused with British elegance and refinement, this American modernist house draws on the influences of Lloyd Wright, Neutra and Elwood. Accommodation Outer and inner reception hallways • Formal dining room • Formal living room/drawing room • Spacious kitchen/ breakfast family room • Study/library • 5 double bedrooms all en suite • Cinema suite • Detached garage/store • Laundry room • Utility/boot room • 5th double bedroom forms part of self contained annexe • Outdoor heated pool • Gardeners shower/w.c • First floor laundry/store room • Gym/guest annexe living room The Property This substantial and immaculately presented property draws upon the influences of American architects such as Frank Lloyd Wright, Neutra and Elwood to create a stylish fusion of West Coast design with British elegance and refinement. Split over three levels, this substantial home showcases some of the finest materials and finishes within its truly exceptional and contemporary specification to facilitate luxury living standards throughout. Set in a sweeping acre and a quarter of immaculately manicured grounds, the house benefits from a large degree of privacy and seclusion within the heart of the very affluent Branksome Park. This superlative house boasts some truly impressive reception spaces offering perfect areas for relaxed family living and formal entertaining. Most of the principal rooms open out onto extensive limestone terraces or south facing private balconies where the exquisite views of the garden can be enjoyed. In addition to the four double bedrooms (all of which are en-suite), there is an additional self contained annexe area complete with double bedroom, kitchenette and lounge area. This is a large flexible space which can be tailored to the owners needs, be it for guests, au pair, artists studio or fitness suite. There is also a very sizeable cinema suite located on the lower ground floor which has been designed with a very sophisticated home entertainment system incorporating surround sound and a large projection screen. A state of the art security system including a fully automated remote CCTV system with infrared cameras has been installed offering the owners absolute peace of mind. Gardens and Grounds The property is approached from Western Road via remotely controlled electric gates leading to a spacious private driveway. The house sits centrally within the sylvan setting, surrounded by mature trees, beautiful flowering rhododendrons, azaleas and Arbutus which are all very characteristic of Branksome Park. The garden environment exudes style and has been skilfully designed to complement the property’s striking exterior. A very stylish outdoor heated pool and relaxation area is located in the main garden taking full advantage of the southerly aspect. Also on this aspect are two separate terraces, ideal for al fresco entertaining. Infrastructure is in place for 2 hot tubs close to the pool area thus extending the lifestyle opportunities this truly impressive property can offer. There is also a fully automated irrigation system supplied by rain water from the roof of the property, a gardeners chalet and an extensive external lighting system. Location The property lies within the very heart of Branksome Park, the South Coast’s most exclusive residential estate. The bistros and wine bars of Canford Cliffs village are located just over a mile away; Sandbanks Peninsula and Poole’s famous natural harbour are also close by and offer an array of water sports facilities and yacht clubs. The property is ideally situated giving access to Bournemouth and Poole. Branksome train station, with its direct links to Southampton and London is also located just over 1 mile away making it an ideal place to own a second home.