The moment you pass through the security gates the feeling is of establishment - mature trees, ageless architecture, beautifully maintained residence and grounds - it feels like you've arrived home - you sweep around the residence to the front entrance and double garaging at the top of the property. It's more or less at the Victoria Avenue level. Walking access to Victoria, Sterling and Spencer Streets.
On entering the residence the first thing you notice is the American Oak parquet flooring right throughout the ground floor. Off to the right is the large modern kitchen and family room and ahead is the formal dining and lounge area. The lounge features a lovely gas fireplace and French doors open out to the outdoor patio area.
The kitchen is large and well thought out with Viking gas hobs, two ovens, two dishwashers and everything you would expect of a residence of this calibre. Off the kitchen is the breakfast area and family room - French doors leading out to the patio area. Behind the kitchen is bathroom, laundry and internal access to the garage. There is also a small bedroom off the entry level plus an office/computer/games room.
Upstairs are the bedrooms. The master suite with large walk-in wardrobe, en-suite and a private lounge area. There are two more en-suited bedrooms another lounge area with two more bedrooms and another bathroom.
Under the main lounge and dining area there is a separate one bedroom, self-contained apartment.
There is a large tiled area for outdoor living with a shade cloth protecting you -perfect for outdoor dining, bbqs etc. Steps lead down to the heated swimming pool, spa and changing room. All areas are beautifully landscaped with established trees and clipped hedges.
The residence is wired up with fibre optic cabling - sound systems wired in - monitored alarm system.
This is a large family home in one of Auckland's nicest suburbs that has been 'home' for the same family for over 40 years. Double Grammar Zone.