Sold - 02.03.2016
Nestled amongst mature native trees, this contemporary, architectural home, enjoys a unique slice (1047m2) of Auckland coastal land, just minutes from the city. Positioned in a NE facing sun-trap, it is sheltered from the prevailing westerlies and enjoys its own micro climate. Coveted, this iconic local property enjoys peace and quiet and will never be built out, thanks to the reserve next door and lush planting. There are really no words to describe the utter sense of joy you feel the minute you walk onto the property. It will render you speechless. It simply puts a spell on those who love a home which is unique in every way. The property offers 2 bedrooms and an office with stunning views from both levels. There is presently an outdoor studio (non compliant) which could be used as creative space or extra day room. The "boathouse" is one long holiday.
Features: -Approx 6 minutes to Fanshawe Street, 8 minutes to Ponsonby Central or Britomart, 35 minutes to the airport. -Priority transit lane at your driveway each morning, so no queuing ever. -Bird life include: resident kereru, kingfishers, morepork, fantails, waxeyes, tui, rock doves, rosella parrots and numerous sea birds. -The garden contains an 80 year old Kauri tree, totara and pohutakawa, plus lemon trees x2, papaw x2, banana palms and a wild plum tree... plus a small vege patch and potted strawberry plants - Despite the extensive gardens, it is all easy-care... a lawnmower, garden vac, weedeater and hose is all you'll really need! -Built in 1997 and is constructed of arched steel roof, exterior claddings of weatherboard, Shadowclad and Colour Steel Maxx, cedar joinery and built around a steel exoskeleton with 2-pot marine/industrial coatings... -Parking for up to 4 cars and turning bay to allow safe entry to road. Full height gates can be closed to provide extra security for lock-up-and-leave. -84m2 (approx) of decking, plus wooden walkways - CV $910,000
Property ID PON23311
Garden, Terrace / Balcony
Close To Schools, Close To Transport
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