Park Homer Drive is one of Colehill’s most desirable residential locations, being tucked away from traffic noise, within walking distance of local shops and about 1.5 miles from Wimbone town centre. Colehill offers First and Middle Schools, and the wider area is well served by state and independent schools including Dumpton, Queen Elizabeth’s and Canford. The coastal towns of Poole and Bournemouth are within about 20 minutes’ drive.
Built to a high specification 5 years ago by a well known local building company, and extending to 3,137ft², the house is set in a stunning, south facing garden. It is traditionally constructed, with colour-washed K render, a shiplap-clad gable, a concrete tiled roof and an airsource heating system. The property is connected to mains electricity, water and drainage. Glazed open staircases interlink the 3 floors.
The ground floor has a spacious hall with engineered oak flooring, a door to the garage, and a cloakroom. There is a large rear lounge with oak flooring, a contemporary fireplace, and aluminium double glazed sliding doors to a large glazed balcony with outstanding views over the garden and adjacent fields towards the coast.
There is a large guest bedroom suite with fitted wardrobes and an en suite shower room.
From the galleried landing, a staircase leads down to the lower ground floor, where double doors lead to a magnificent kitchen/dining/family area with sliding aluminium double glazed doors to outside with a superb view over the rear garden. The kitchen features an excellent range of Burbidge high gloss units and curved white quartz worktops, under-bowl sink, concealed LED lighting, island unit with curved panels, drawers, and oak breakfast bar, 3 Neff ovens (fan, steam and microwave/combi), warming drawer, Neff coffee machine, integrated full height fridge and full height freezer, integrated Neff dishwasher, wine cooler, Neff touch-control induction hob, and Neff retractable extractor.
A separate utility room has worktops, units, sink, and Miele washing machine and dryer, and there is an adjacent cloakroom. There is also a spacious study fitted with cabinets and bookshelves.
To the first floor, there is a galleried landing and 3 impressive double bedrooms. The main bedroom suite has sliding doors to a Juliet balcony giving an outstanding view towards the coast, a walk-in wardrobe, and an en suite shower room with a 4-piece suite.
Bedroom 2 overlooks the front driveway, and has a high vaulted ceiling, an excellent range of fitted wardrobes, and an en suite shower room. Bedroom 3 is a spacious double with a large Velux window and there is also a family bathroom with a 3-piece suite.
A wide, paved path leads to the front door. The front garden has a wealth of plants and shrubs, and a large tarmac and pavioured driveway. The integral double garage has lighting and power, a secure electric door, a painted floor, Butler sink with cupboards under, and incorporates a boiler room with pressurised hot water system, wall mounted Daikin heat pump, and water softener.
The rear garden is an outstanding feature of Richmond House. It is enclosed by substantial close boarded fencing, and has a gently sloping lawn, a full width entertaining patio beneath the balcony, and a second patio with a pergola and a water feature. There is a rockery and an attractive range of planting including photinia, acer, hydrangea and maple. There is also a substantial 15-person timber barbecue hut with pitched asphalt roof, power and lighting, and a paved patio.
DIRECTIONS: From Wimborne town centre, proceed up Rowlands Hill, past Colehill Cricket Ground and along Wimborne Road to the Colehill crossroads. Turn right into Middlehill Road and take the second turning on the right into Park Homer Road. Take the first turning on the left into Park Homer Drive, and the property can be found on the right hand side.
COUNCIL TAX: Band G
EPC RATING: Band B