This spectacular schist and weatherboard alpine-inspired home is nestled in a private enclave behind a gated entry. Sitting on 2.5 acres in an elevated position, it boasts awe-inspiring views over the surrounding rural landscape to Auckland and beyond. An architectural masterpiece, it features a warm and inviting aesthetic featuring high ceilings, exposed beams, Matai flooring, schist stonewalling, cedar joinery and high spec fittings and fixtures. The versatile floor plan spans 500sqm and features six bedrooms split over three levels, offering a myriad of possibilities for a large or growing family..
The entry level comprises a large open plan living/dining room with a floor to ceiling schist fireplace and expansive floor to ceiling windows which capture the incredible views and permeate natural light. The adjoining gourmet kitchen is beautifully appointed with Rimu cabinetry, a granite benchtop, and top-quality chattels. A bar window opens to a large deck boasting all-encompassing views. Three bathrooms, a laundry room and two double bedrooms which share a sumptuous ensuite complete with a dual vanity, a bathtub and a fully tiled shower complete this level. The upper level incorporates the luxuriant master suite complete with a walk-in wardrobe, an ultra-large ensuite and a private deck boasting breath-taking views. This level also comprises an additional double bedroom and a huge rumpus room which could be utilised as another bedroom or a study.
The ground level of this home features a double bedroom with an ensuite and a large media room featuring a bar and kitchenette. Boasting its own direct access, this space is perfect for housing nannies, au pairs, teenagers or guests. Additional features include an internal two car garage and attached carport, five heat pumps, central heating in the living areas, under house storage, a spa house and CCTV which can be monitored from anywhere in the world.
This magnificent home is surrounded by well-maintained grounds and established gardens complete with a kitchen garden. A stand of native bush adds to this property's unique appeal. In close proximity to the Papakura and Drury townships, quality schools and local community amenities, this grandiose residence offers all the convenience of urban living in a quiet and private country location.