Located on the Waipatiki Reserve, and a four minute stroll to the water, is this exceptionally well designed 359 sq m beach home. Built in 2009, this property is very low maintenance and makes for the perfect year round getaway, or permanent residence. CV $1,180,000 (2016)
Immaculately presented, it offers the ultimate opportunity for either an extended multi-generational family or two families to own a beach property. Everything that families want at the beach is catered for in generous proportions.
Upstairs is a fabulous open plan designer kitchen, dining and lounge, which extends outside to a BBQ area, complete with kitchen and covered by an auto louvre roof. Also on the top level a master with ensuite, guest bedroom and separate bathroom.
Views are ever present in your living at this level, native bush, rural views over the Waipatiki Stream. Blue water, beach, reserve and the Waipatiki cliff vistas are to the forefront; open the stacking doors to indulge in these views.
On the ground level are a further two double bedrooms, plus bunk room accommodating six, two bathrooms cater well. Pull out the table tennis table in the games room, or put the kids in front of a movie in the media area, spill outside onto a large deck with direct access onto the reserve for outdoor games. A lift future proofs access between the two levels.
Special features that make this beach home the perfect all-year round escape include integrated ceiling air-conditioning units, security system, central vac and two in-ground rain water tanks with filtration and screening system which complement the artesian supply to gardens and W/C's. A double garage houses the laundry, and a third boat shed fits all the beach toys.
Waipatiki is known for its golden sand beach, walking tracks, native bush, fresh water lagoon, fishing and diving. Only thirty minutes' drive from Napier CBD, the airport closer - this seaside community is one of Hawke's Bay's best kept secrets.