Ace, 17 - 21 Banks Road, Sandbanks, Poole, Dorset
- 3 Double Bedroom Beachside Apartment
- Beautifully Appointed Bathrooms / Ensuites
- Luxurious Specification Throughout
- Bespoke Fully Fitted Kitchen
- Extensive Beachside Terrace
- Spectacular Far Reaching Views
- Secure Parking For Two Cars
- 12 Meter Heated Indoor Swimming Pool
- Gymnasium, Sauna & Steam Room
- Raised External Jacuzzi Overlooking Sandbanks Beach
Luxury beachside apartment exclusive to Fine and Country. Ace, with its unparalleled design, finish and location setting. This landmark building draws inspiration from its beachside and harbour heritage with its modern and vibrant features. Abundance of features throughout. For more information please contact Fine & Country Sandbanks (01202 076297).General Description
This outstanding 2nd floor beach side apartment measures approximately 1801.9 square feet and comprises 3 bedrooms all with en-suite facilities, open plan kitchen living area plus extensive terracing with stunning beach views.
Upon entering ACE there is an energy and flare ricocheting throughout the floors with an extensive ground floor well being suite which offers gymnasium, sauna, steam room and a 12 metre heated swimming pool.
Externally, the elevated terrace sits with its own Jacuzzi and seating areas overlooking the World famous, multi award winning golden sandy beaches of Sandbanks.
About the building
The main structure has a reinforced concrete frame built on reinforced concrete piled foundations. External walls are finished with concrete render and stone tiling. Roofs The single-ply roof membrane is mechanically fixed. Windows The double-glazed windows have opening lights and the aluminium frames are powder coated to provide protection against the marine environment.
All patios and terraces have double-glazed sliding doors with powder coated aluminium frames some with matching side lights.
The reinforced concrete stairs have glazed balustrades and stainless steel handrails.
Party walls are constructed from reinforced concrete and finished with sound resistant plasterboard. Internal apartment walls are also finished with plasterboard on either side.
Toughened glass balconies are constructed with stainless steel handrails and composite decking boards.
INSIDE THE APARTMENT
The kitchen units are custom designed from modular cabinets, lacquered cabinetry and contemporary handles. Fitted Quooker tap with polished-chrome single-side lever taps. The worktop is constructed from quartz composite stone with a contemporary glass splashback. The stainless steel ovens are single-fan operated. The inset hob is ceramic four-ring with rotary controls and stainless steel microwave. The kitchen also comes with integrated full height 70/30 fridge-freezers and dual drawer dishwasher.
Dedicated utility room with washing machine & tumble dryer.
THE BATHROOM / ENSUITES
Each of the bathrooms are fully tiled and come with a range of features including, Wash hand basins with polished-chrome contemporary taps. Wall-mounted rain showerhead in polished chrome with toughened glass screen glazing. The thermostatic controlled bath taps are finished in polished-chrome. The heated ladder-style towel rail is finished in polished-chrome. The WC are white porcelain with cistern and lever flush.
The Master ensuite has a freestanding bath and feature double shower with white shower tray that is low threshold with an anti-slip finish. Twin basins with wall mounted mirror-fronted cabinet with integral lighting and a shaver socket.
The apartment hallway and living area has engineered wood flooring, while bedrooms are fitted with carpets. The ceilings have recessed LED feature lighting and recessed curtain tracks are fitted above main windows. Contemporary internal doors. Custom designed integrated wardrobes are fitted in master bedroom and bedroom 2 & 3.
The heating and hot water is via gas boiler with a hot water cylinder. The apartment also has a water softener and is fitted with under floor heating throughout. The apartment comes with installed mechanical ventilation system (heat recovery) and air filters.
Energy efficient lighting is fitted in kitchen, hall, bathroom, shower rooms and en-suites. Switch plates and sockets are installed as standard, as are smoke and heat detectors. TV/FM and telephone points for broadband internet access are located in living room and bedrooms. A communal satellite dish can also be accessed from points in the living room and master bedroom.
Length of lease: 1000 years
Estimated ground rent: £500 per year
Estimated service charge for year 2: £5,940.30
Pets on license considered
Internationally acknowledged, Sandbanks boasts the largest natural harbour in Europe (the second largest natural harbour in the world) with miles of golden sand and sheltered waters. It is perfect for either learning the latest water sport or simply lazing on the beach in the sun.
The Sandbanks Chain Ferry crosses the short stretch of water across to the Purbecks, giving access to Shell Bay, Swanage and the rest of the magnificent Jurassic coastline and stunning Purbeck countryside.
For eating out, the wonderful Rick Steins restaurant, next to Fine & Country's office, is very popular and across the chain ferry is also the delightful The Pig On the Beach and The Fish Place. The areas favourite Chinese restaurant, the renowned Ocean Palace, is located inside Sandbanks Hotel. Sandbanks is also the home to the Royal Motor Yacht Club and Sandbanks Yacht Club.
Property here is a premium attracting second residence investments and holiday home retreats. Many of the properties are modern apartments, although the area also offers a mix of more traditional houses, modern houses and nautically inspired homes.