This is without exception one of the finest character homes in the Hauraki and Takapuna area. Built in 1918 by the local schoolteacher and known locally as the Dolls House or The White House everyone in the neighbourhood knows this gorgeous homestead.
Beyond the front door, this elegant two storied home retains all the charm of yesteryear but has a modern kitchen, updated bathrooms and exceptional indoor and outdoor flow - perfect requirements for the modern family. The main living area features fireplace with original tiles and oak panelling, perfect for those winter evenings and a glass of brandy with beautiful polished wooden floors also original to the home. The media area, immediately adjacent also features stained glass windows, oak panels and the perfect sunny window seat with double doors for separation.
The entire rear of the home is private, modern with superb indoor out door flow connecting the kitchen and scullery to the gardens and the gorgeous pool and the loggia where you can watch the children play. From here you will find a utility area with shower for pool use, laundry room and double garage with internal access. Upstairs are the four bedrooms with hush glass and double wardrobes. The master room is very generous with ensuite and walk-in-wardrobe overlooking the formal gardens. All this Situated on 868m2 of mature, landscaped grounds makes for a beautiful , functional family home.
The family who resides here are now downsizing and have loved every minute of this amazing property and will cherish the family memories created. Now it is your turn to embrace this iconic home only a short distance from Takapuna beach, cafes, restaurants and shopping Centre.
Hauraki Primary School and Takapuna Grammar only a brief walk away. Very close to the Motorway and downtown Auckland.
This property offers so much and on so many levels that it is hard to list, do yourself a favour, come and view this home as soon as you can because in this case, tomorrow may well be too late.
EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST CLOSING TUESDAY 5 MAY 2015 AT 4 PM unless sold prior