Sold - 10.08.2016
This classic landmark 1896 Queen Anne style home, with its distinctive round turret, has been restored to perfection offering a premier location and panoramic views of Auckland harbour and beyond - ideal for its original owner, the harbour master.
Step inside to a world of character, good taste and 21 st century living. Linger in the relaxed charm of the living and dining zone along with the fabulous contemporary kitchen which has everything you need for entertaining on a grand scale. Fall in love with the gorgeous louvered sunny loggia the outdoor gallery that forms part of the living area. Ideal for relaxing and entertaining throughout the seasons. From here, follow the sweeping steps down to the beautifully landscaped outdoors and substantial heated in-ground pool.
Also on the main level is a second living area, "the snug", ideal for those winter evenings, a quaint corner double bedroom with its own en-suite and deck, offers separation for teenagers or guests, there is also a guest powder room. The grand entrance staircase leads you up to 3 more double bedrooms, (one being the Turret with magical views), a designer family sized bathroom plus superb master bedroom with ensuite and walk through robe. From here you can enjoy a spectacular view from North Head to Chelsea as you sip your morning espresso from your own private deck.
Attention to detail both for character and for convenience is everywhere. The black tiled bathrooms with chrome period fittings are simply stunning while central heating, ornate fireplaces in both living areas, and masses of storage make for easy, luxurious living. Downstairs includes fabulous off-season wardrobing, a large utility room and internal access garaging for 2. Landmark properties such as this are rare view early to enjoy a fairytale ending.
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Property ID PON23854
Air Conditioning, Security Alarm
Close To Schools, Close To Shops, Close To Transport
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