Tune into the restful beauty of nature in the most exquisite country setting imaginable. Completely private, this palatial solid masonry family residence invites you to spread out, enjoying sweeping views to the north across expansive flat lawns from a large 10.4 ha (more or less) property - mostly in beautiful native bush where the bird life is prolific. A fantastic layout is designed around an impressive curved concrete stairwell soaring up through a light-filled atrium - a superb gallery for your art. Grand living spaces including a combined dining and lounge provide spectacular entertaining, extending to a huge covered patio where you can host large summer parties undercover with ease. An outdoor kitchen with a magnificent timber ceiling looks out to the trees. Choices abound for entertainers, the car enthusiast or those with a home business. There's a two car garage, two car carport and the large utility shed can fit four cars comfortably. Outside there is enough space for parking up to 20 cars! The shed has an area that can be used as an office so you can run your business separately from the main house. Every room including four bedrooms plus the study has generous proportions and there are two bathrooms and two en-suites. Upstairs can be used as a media room where you have a secretive place to indulge in movies and relax in the indoor spa or sauna all year round. Wander along a walkway through the bush to a pond; take afternoon tea in a delightful bush retreat perched amongst the native trees or head to the top of the hill to a stunning spot to take in the panorama. Handy to the amenities of Clevedon Village, Whitford and Flat Bush town centre. Recreational facilities include several golf clubs nearby. Around 20 minutes drive to Pine Harbour Ferry to which is a restful 35 minutes journey to the CBD and the Papatoetoe Pony club is at the bottom of the drive. Embrace the lifestyle choices of dreams in this extraordinary rural sanctuary. Viewing is by appointment only, contact Agent today to view.