Harry Redknapp’s former Sandbanks mansion sells for £10million in new record for millionaire’s playground
HARRY Redknapp’s former pad has damaged the record for the costliest property to be bought on Sandbanks.
Harbour Gate, a waterfront mansion beforehand owned by Harry and Sandra Redknapp, has bought for a whopping £10m.
The eight resolve sum dwarfs the £400,000 price as shortly as paid for the an equivalent property in 1995. The Redknapp’s purchased it in 2001 for £3m.
Harbour Gate sits on arguably top-of-the-line plot on the Sandbanks peninsula, backing on to the doorway to Poole Harbour which is usually teeming with passing boats.
It incorporates a kitchen and breakfast room, consuming room, lounge, cinema room, library, indoor swimming pool, effectively being membership with sauna and an workplace.
The main bedroom has an enormous en suite bathroom, even larger dressing room and a balcony that appears out onto the water.
Outside there are two photograph voltaic terraces and a non-public jetty that has ‘parking’ for two jet skis which is perhaps hoisted into the water through a hydraulic carry.
The property furthermore offers a double storage with educated canine grooming bathtub and driveway parking for 10 autos – and a 3 mattress room indifferent gatehouse with a worth of £1m.
The home is being bought for nearly £2m higher than the earlier record price of £8.09m – that was paid for the mansion subsequent door in 2018.
The six mattress room residence on the millionaire’s playground in Poole Harbour, Dorset, belongs to entrepreneur Barry Bester.
The Topps Tiles founder has wiped the underside with the property market having purchased Harbour Gate off of the Redknapps for £6.9m in 2015.
Steve Isaacs, of native property brokers Luxury and Prestige, who dealt with the sale, acknowledged: “We can affirm that the home has bought and it’s fairly a landmark sale as a result of it is basically essentially the most revered residence on Sandbanks to have bought.
“The residence occupies arguably top-of-the-line place on Sandbanks. It sits on a double-sized plot and comes with a lodge residence on the grounds that may very well be fairly a useful residence by itself deserves.
“There are now more buyers than there are sellers.
“This has been fuelled by wealthy individuals relocating from London and other parts of the country as well as those looking for additional homes.”