Living life in style is just like a dream come true. This magnificent retreat encompasses lovely character features surrounded by a vibrant garden. Evidence of the past splendour in a country setting with a practical layout is like adding a cherry on a cake. Sitting on a large 3.385 hectares with expansive rural views away from the busy and crowded urban life. Arriving down the gated driveway reveals the private and tranquil site. The interior of the 5-bedroom main dwelling offers a versatile layout with a few different areas leaving many options available. The first area consists of the main open plan kitchen dining and living branching into a separate TV lounge plus a Japanese style inspired lounge. 3 other bedrooms including a master bedroom which has a semi-ensuite connected to it for convenience and an extra study room plus laundry out the back. The second area possesses a lounge, bedroom and a bathroom with its own separate access providing good privacy. The third area, also with separate access boasts a bathroom, lounge and huge bedroom. There is a separate toilet next to the house only accessible from the outside perfect for utilising while working on the beautiful gardens. Upstairs on the elevated second level offers a sun-filled conservatory opening up onto the large deck both allowing panoramic views. Imagine being greeted with the picture-perfect scenery of your own. The lifestyle dream continues to impress outside the house. The colourful front yard making entertainment easy for a summer barbeque. A stunning Cherry Blossom path carefully planted by the owner is just an absolute joy to stroll in. We also have the "English Garden" where people used to have weddings in, the flat "Japanese Garden" further in front and the "Chinese Garden" where the pond is with a character pavilion. Paddocks, triple garaging, storages, sheds, studios also come with the package. The best of country life with the convenience of amenities is guaranteed with Pokeno and Tuakau plus SH1 all within a short drive. This is the dream, a truly amazing home with so much to offer does not come along often. Make the most of this once in a lifetime opportunity to own this fabulous country home made for entertaining and enjoying every aspect of life. Call now for a private viewing!