Horizons, Churchfield Road, Poole

property description



This is a superb two bedroom apartment located on the second floor on South side of this impressive flagship development benefiting from a significant balcony and the most beautiful views over the development gardens and beyond to Poole Park and the stunning Poole Harbour. The splendid accommodation features a very comfortable living room with full height glazed door and side panel to the balcony. There is modern fully fitted kitchen with numerous appliances, spacious principle bedroom, generous second bedroom and a very sensible wetroom. The property is offered in excellent condition and we anticipate much interest in this apartment so we would strongly advise and early viewing.

Horizons was recently built by multi award-winning retirement developers McCarthy and Stone and completed in 2017. Designed for retirement living plus, it has the latest in stylish living for the over 70's and includes a restaurant serving very affordable 3 course lunch time meals daily, Homeowners' lounge, and communal areas (enjoying the best of the breathtaking views), landscaped gardens and a guest suite available for family and friends who might who wish to stay (additional charges apply). For peace of mind, there is an Estate Manager and staff on site and 24-hour emergency call system provided via a personal pendant alarm and with call points in the bathroom. Aside from the limitations of the Covid-19 restrictions there are many activities that build on the friendly spirit of this vibrant community all organised by the homeowners; these include garden parties, quiz nights and sherry parties. The Arts Centre is short walk away where weekly concerts by the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra is always a popular event.

This is a stunning development situated just opposite Poole Park, with Poole and surrounding area best known for its natural harbour and exquisite beaches. The development offers fantastic views of this stunning natural landscape while a busy quay with a variety of eating establishments is found nearby. Conveniently located within 400 metres of Poole High Street, this development is in a prime, central location with local amenities within easy reach and a reliable bus service connects Poole with surrounding areas.


A good sized Entrance Hall with ample space for typical hall furniture. Having a solid entrance door having a spy hole, ceiling downlights, security intercom system linked to the main development entrance providing both verbal and visual (via the homeowners TV) to the main entrance door of the development. In this case the camera also captures the allocated parking space for this apartment., Emergency pull cord, excellent storage is provided by the walk-in cupboard with light, shelving, hot water system controls (a development boiler supplies metered hot water to the underfloor heating and domestic facilities) and 'Nuare' ventilation/heat exchange system, and a further useful store/cloaks cupboard. Feature glazed door to the open-plan living accommodation.


With a modern white suite comprising of a close-coupled WC and contemporary styled vanity wash hand basin with cupboard having mirror with integral light over. Half tiled walls, extractor fan and emergency pull cord.


Fantastic contemporary living provided by:

LIVING ROOM: A lovely light and airy room courtesy of the Southerly aspect and further enhanced by the fully glazed French door and side panel opening onto a beautiful balcony with the most picturesque outlook over the mature gardens of the development to stunning Poole Harbour beyond. There are BT, and TV points and ample raised height electrical sockets throughout.

KITCHEN AREA: With an excellent range of ‘soft-white’ fitted wall and base units and contrasting work surface and matching upstands and incorporating a stainless steel single drainer sink unit. Quality range of integrated appliances including a Neff 4-ringed hob with modern glazed splashpanel and stainless steel chimney extractor hood, raised cooker with ‘slide under’ door and matching microwave over. Built-in fridge and freezer. Vinyl plank-styled flooring.


What a fantastic feature to have and enjoy. The balcony runs the full width of the apartment (approx 30 feet in length) and enjoying the most glorious of South facing outlooks. The view takes in the mature gardens of the development, across Poole Park to the amazing Poole Harbour beyond. Many a very pleasant hour will be spent here just sitting and relaxing on the wonderful space.


A very spacious bedroom with a fully-glazed French door opening onto the balcony (fancy a morning cuppa)? Ceiling light fitting, large walk-in wardrobe with automatic movement sensor light and range of units with hanging rails, shelving and small drawer set.


A good-sized double bedroom with fully-glazed French door to balcony Ceiling light fitting. Currently used as a sewing/hobbies room demonstrating the flexibility of the accommodation.


Spacious wet room comprising of a back-to-the wall WC with concealed cistern, contemporary vanity wash hand basin with cupboard beneath and worktop with mirror and integral light over, level access shower with glazed enclosure and 'Mira' shower unit. Half tiled walls, heated towel rail, extractor fan, emergency pull cord.


PARKING: The property has the advantage of an owned and allocated parking space, marked as space H in the parking bay. The security camera overlooks this space and can be observed by the apartments visual intercom entry system tuned to the homeowners TV.


  • Camera Door Entry Stystem
  • Guest Suite
  • Estate Manager & Concierge team
  • 24 Hour Careline System
  • Restaurant
  • Homeowners Lounge
  • Laundry Room
  • Extra care packages available by arrangement
  • Well-being Suite

Property Consultant

Paula Squire, Senior Property Consultant - Southern England

Paula Squire

0345 556 4120