Tightly held by one family for 50 years, this substantial family home is set upon an impressive 935sqm approx of north facing parcel of land. Boasting its own parklike oasis of natural splendour in the heart of Bellevue Hill and capturing elevated views of Sydney harbour across a leafy treescape from the upper level.
Set beyond a manicured front garden a sandstone entry leads into this grand home. Bathed in natural sunlight, with high ceilings throughout, a family friendly layout features a beautiful open plan French provincial inspired kitchen with informal dining, a spacious formal lounge with marble fireplace and striking Black Japan timber floors. All living and dining flows onto a large north facing sun-drenched alfresco entertaining terrace with spectacular views over the sprawling park-like grounds and established gardens laden with an abundance of magnificent jacaranda, avocado, citrus trees and an organic vegetable garden.
Upstairs, accommodation comprises of 3 large bedrooms, all with built-in robes, including an elegant master suite superbly appointed with a travertine ensuite and custom made walk robe, separate study/5th bedroom and luxurious family bathroom with sunken bath and double vanity.
Downstairs a huge, versatile and resort like, self-contained level contains a guest or nanny's quarters, atrium-style heated indoor pool, bedroom, kitchenette, oversize laundry and bathroom. Additional attributes to this grand home include vast attic storage, plantation shutters, garage and off street parking.
Prestigiously situated within moments of Scots College and Cranbrook schools, Double bay, Rose Bay, Bondi, Edgecliff and Bondi Junction, within close proximity to the best of Sydney's beaches, golf courses, marinas, parks and shopping centres.