Tightly held by one family for 26 years, this luxuriously appointed home provides outstanding family appeal and is idyllically located in the heart of Sydney's beautiful harbour-side suburb of Rose Bay.
Situated on a coveted 883 sqm (approx.) of level land, boasting over 17 metre street frontage, solid brick construction and level street access. Upon entry, a welcoming central arched hallway features high ceilings that accentuate the wonderful sense of light and space throughout this home.
Designed for both relaxed living and large scale entertaining, an exceptionally generous, light filled family domain and superbly appointed kitchen flows onto magnificent sprawling park-like gardens, level lawn, outdoor entertaining terrace and pool. An elegant sitting room with formal dining of impressive proportions opens onto a beautifully landscaped and sunlit alfresco terrace capturing water views across Rose Bay.
Awash with eastern, northern and western sunlight, accommodation comprises 5 large bedrooms, all with built-in robes, master with private balcony and harbour views. The separate resort-like guest cabana/5th bedroom with ensuite bathroom overlooks the pool and lawn.
With an emphasis on sustainability, this unique environmentally sound home offers a 4kw solar power system, 16,000 litres water tanks (triple UV filtered), free range chickens & coop, native (stingless) bees, and 'edible' gardens providing bountiful produce from avocado, fig, orange, grapefruit, lemon, lime, mandarin, tamarillo and feijoa trees, along with kefir lime, bay and lemongrass.
Additional attributes of this highly desirable home include;
* Extensive oiled turpentine floors
* Gym or au pair/nanny's quarters
* His and hers bespoke studies
* Oversized internal laundry room
* Off-street parking for 2 cars
* Ethernet wiring throughout
* Subdivision potential (subject to council approval)
Undoubtedly a rare opportunity to acquire such an exceptional home, offering an unsurpassable harbour-side lifestyle in one of the best tree-lined streets in Rose Bay. Just metres from the harbour foreshore, Rose Bay Esplanade, Plumer Road Village, close to Royal Sydney and Woollahra Golf Clubs, elite schools, transportation, Double Bay and Rose Bay shopping villages and Bondi Beach.