Sunday 26th May: 12:00pm - 12:30pmSunday 26<sup>th</sup> May: 12:00pm - 12:30pm26/05/2019 12:00:00 PM26/05/2019 12:30:00 PM147 Markham Road, Ararimu Open home for 147 Markham Road, Ararimu. Starting at 12:00p.m. and finishing at 12:30p.m.
Open home for listing ID:768759. Listing by Craig Ashby from Barfoot & Thompson.Pacific/AucklandDD/MM/YYYY
With a picturesque garden setting and English country cottage vibe, this 4 bedroom modern brick home is an inspired setting for family life.
Set against a quiet rural backdrop but just 9 kms from the Ramarama off-ramp, this contemporary home on 11683m2 (almost 3 acres) blends town and country using quality design, natural materials and a relaxed flow out to beautiful gardens. An entrance boardwalk leads past wisteria and grapes to bespoke cedar front doors - instantly charming and welcoming, an ambiance that continues inside with polished Macrocarpa floors and a custom-designed ash kitchen.
Thoughtful style and design are expressed throughout this light-filled upbeat home, effortlessly functional and focused on a comfortable family lifestyle. Open plan living with a Masport fireplace is at the centre of the home, with french doors embracing the north-facing aspect and rural views. Step out to sun-drenched decking under a pergola and a pebbled entertaining area amidst landscaped English-style gardens with clipped hedging, perennial borders and abundant fruit trees.
Three double bedrooms are located for quiet and privacy at one end of the house, two that open out to the deck. At the other end of the house the light-filled master suite includes ensuite with tiled walk-in-shower, walk-in-wardrobe, and opens out to a private deck. Relax and enjoy the elevated rural views overlooking the gorgeous gardens, including lavender, magnolias and a wide array of fruit trees.
Offering an inspiring garden setting, classic character and rural ambiance, this stunning property on nearly 3 acres is a commutable distance to Auckland CBD, less than 2 kms to the Ararimu School and community hall and the Drury Development nearby - an irresistible lifestyle choice.