- from the wide deck which connects to rolling lawns all the way down to the water via your own jetty
- family home and a choice of both formal and informal living areas to suit families of all ages and stages
- is a short trip away, as is the local school and the CBD a ten minute commute
Perched on the cliff of Stanley Points waterfront and facing North overlooking The Bay this turn of the century gem evokes memories of Somerset Maugham, gins on the terrace and long lazy days enjoying the lifestyle that only a waterfront property can offer. Large ,flat sunny lawns stretch to the water where you can access your jetty via a modern wooden staircase. This landmark home has a notable history and generations of families have been seduced by its immense charm and hidden secrets, including the turret, a romantic folly at the top of the house, accessed through a secret staircase and strategically placed to spot visitors by sea entering into Aucklands harbour. Original chattels include architects drawings and the wax seal for the home. Accommodation caters for up to five bedrooms and a choice of living rooms to be utilised in a casual or formal manner depending on the lifestyle of the owners. However, it is to the wide verandah that one is drawn, facing the all-day sun and connecting to the lawn this is place to enjoy the warming rays of the sun winter or summer. If you are seeking and peaceful haven which feels far from the maddening crowd, a place by the water where you can enjoy the many aspects of a maritime lifestyle or simply a superb family home within very easy access of the city, this home will strike you as individual and a rarely available opportunity to be part of something very special. The superb primary school a mere stroll from your door and the CBD a ten minute commute from the local ferry really are just the icing on the cake.
Marketed by Victoria Bidwell
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