Property: Would you choose a £750,000 two-bed flat or a £1.3m four-bed house in Sandbanks?
Let the battle against the sandbanks begin! Would you choose a £750,000 two-bed flat or a £1.3m four-bed house on the famed Peninsula?
- Which luxury property for sale in Sandbanks, Dorset would you choose?
- One is a two bedroom flat with a private garden and a price tag of £750k
- The other is a four-bedroom house on the market for just £1.3 million
Home to some of the most expensive properties in the country, Sandbanks hits the right note for buyers looking to get out of the city and move to a coastal location.
It has sandy beaches, expansive sea views and a limited supply of housing, keeping demand – and prices – high.
Many of the older homes in the area have been demolished to make way for modern homes that wouldn’t look out of place on the California coast.
We take a look at two properties for sale in Sandbanks, Dorset, and ask – as part of our Property Battle series – which one would you most like to buy?
But you need a lot of money to buy a property in this affluent south coast location, where the average house price has risen by £56,571 in the past year to £1,628,772, according to Zoopla.
We look at two properties for sale in Sandbanks, Dorset, and ask – as part of our Property Battle Series – which one would you most like to buy?
Two Bed Flat, £750k
This two bedroom apartment has its own garden and costs £750,000 with the sale being handled by Fine & Country estate agents
The flat is part of a secure gated development with an allocated parking space and is just over 300m from the sandy beaches of Sandbanks
Pets are allowed in the property as well as vacation rentals meaning it can be used to generate an income
The first property is a two bedroom apartment costing £750,000 and is just over 300 meters from the sandy beaches of Sandbanks.
The flat is part of a secure gated development with an allocated parking space and its own private garden.
Pets are allowed in the property, as are vacation rentals, meaning it can be used to generate an income. It is sold by Fine & Country brokers.
Daniel Copley, of Zoopla, said: ‘This contemporary apartment is the perfect home for a buyer looking to get the most out of life in an enviable location in the heart of Sandbanks.
‘This property benefits from the best of both worlds and is moments from the area’s award winning and bustling sandy beaches, but also benefits from being in a secure gated development.’
Four bedroom house, £1,295,000
Costing £1,295,000, this contemporary house is 400m from sandy beaches, and the sale is handled by Fine & Country estate agents
The luxury house has underfloor heating throughout and four bedrooms – including this one with a large window
The house has a landscaped garden that provides the perfect space for entertaining friends and family
The second property is a modern house costing £1,295,000 which is 400 meters to the sandy beaches.
It is part of a development of six residences called Blue Waters that stretch over three floors each.
The house has underfloor heating throughout, four bedrooms with en-suites and a secure double garage.
It also has landscaped gardens to the front and rear of the property, providing the perfect space for entertaining friends and family. It is sold through Fine & Country brokers.
Daniel Copley, of Zoopla, said: ‘This spectacular home wouldn’t look out of place on the California coast with its sleek contemporary exterior and beautifully landscaped gardens.
‘It’s also the perfect place to host family and friends for summer BBQs and dinners, with the property’s open plan kitchen and dining area leading out to the garden through French doors.’