Northbourne is a very small residential area of Bournemouth, conveniently situated between Redhill and Kinson.
Properties in Northbourne are less expensive than neighbouring areas – the area is popular for renters, first time buyers and families. There are plenty of detached and semi detached four and five bedroom houses, as a well as an abundance of two bed flats in local Stour Park.
In terms of green spaces, residents are well catered for. Kinson Manor playing Fields are right next door, providing a great open space for the whole family, and perfect for cricket and football. Northbourne is close to the River Stour – The Stour Valley Nature Reserve is a short drive away and has a Green Flag award, including footpaths, woodland and meadows. Redhill Park is within walking distance and features a Tennis Club and a children’s playground.
The area is reasonably well situated for educational facilities. Cherry Tree Nursery is on your doorstep, and residents are a short walk away from Kinson Primary School and Hill View Primary School. Bournemouth University and Arts University Bournemouth are both easily commutable on public transport.
There is a local Tesco express and the Tesco Superstore is close by, and Castlepoint shopping centre is half an hour away, by Yellow Bus Number 2, giving residents plenty of choice when it comes to shopping.