Firmly rooted in historic Waimate North this stunning architecturally designed home set back off the road has been handcrafted from timber milled off the land. The present owners built this curvaceous north facing property twenty years ago and the attention to detail is impeccable. A sturdy steel frame is swaddled in seamless weatherboard, the use of high quality timber is apparent throughout this well thought out build. A hand crafted Macrocarpa kitchen with Puriri breakfast bar and granite tops, highly polished Eucalyptus floors and beautiful feature staircase are just some of the impressive features of this very desirable property.
This unique home offers three double bedrooms, three bathrooms and an office (4th bedroom). An open plan kitchen / dining room and a spacious lounge are kept cosy in winter by two built in wood burners. In the foyer the polished timber stairs lead to a mezzanine floor currently used as family/hobby room and along the corridor an extensive bedroom with walk in robe and bathroom.
Perfect for hosting weekend guests or functions, the spacious living and entertaining areas, ground floor bedrooms and bathrooms flow out through French doors to the curved sun drenched verandas where you can enjoy the timeless rural vistas and bird song. A pergola covered deck leads to a gazebo offering a covered BBQ area for alfresco dining, whilst low maintenance grounds and an abundance of native trees including ancient Oaks and Puriri's ensure privacy and shelter.
A high stud double garage/sleep out can be found to the rear of the property along with a half round shed, perfect for storing all your toys or accommodating extra guests.
Set on 8.86ha this appealing country retreat is ideal for growing families, lifestyler's or retired farmers downsizing. This property offers a multitude of options for quality living in a prestigious part of the Bay of Islands and currently in high demand.