CASA LOMA is a magnificent and distinctive residential estate, only minutes from the Capital City of New Zealand. Located on the western hills overlooking the river and City of Lower Hutt. Extensively restored and renovated by the current vendors to an extraordinarily high level of workmanship and quality, built in the early 1900's, featuring native timbers throughout, this 'Natusch' designed 560 sq m residence encapsulates views from every aspect of the house.
Comprising formal and casual living spaces with exquisite decor and furnishings sourced from Europe reflecting the enduring and elegant style of this superior home whilst encompassing many heritage features, yet providing modern elements, seamlessly blended. The reception rooms harmoniously flow from the front entrance and spectacular central staircase with skylight, through to the casual family area overlooking the pool complex, with outdoor flow to the alfresco dining and entertaining terrace.
Six bedrooms are all exquisitely decorated and offering extensive wardrobe, bathroom facilities and balconies. An attic recreation room on the third level has the stained glass skylight feature floor - a stunningly distinctive and captivating feature. The guest house, located above the garaging, affords separate and private accommodation for visitors or staff, and the decor emulates the quality and style of the main residence. The swimming pool and spa complex has a gymnasium, sauna room, large bathroom changing facilities and a temperature controlled 500+ bottle wine cellar. With garaging to accommodate 6-8 vehicles and off-street parking for up to 30+ vehicles, Casa Loma, sited on 3.7213ha (15.3 acres) is landscaped to maximise mature native and ornamental plantings, topography and character, whilst maintaining privacy and atheistic appeal, with many features including the serenity of the garden folly, waterfalls, orchard and impressive native bush walking trails. There is also a large glasshouse, converted stables and facilities for maintaining the grounds.