Luxury, lifestyle and location can be yours from this lodge-style residence, linked peacefully to the wetlands of Waikanae Estuary, the Waikanae River, and the sea.
An award-winning home in 2015, this meticulous Ben Gilpin designed residence offers 595 square metres of understated elegance and has magnificent proportions surpassed only by the sandflats, estuary and the ecosystem it resides in.
Built with materials including 250 tons of West Coast schist, cedar, oak and a RibRaft foundation for seismic resilience, the property exudes permanence and invites year-round entertaining with its schist loggia and fireplace, significant decking and picturesque rural views.
The sale also includes an additional property, perfect for your guests. Here's what you can look forward to:
Main residence: *land of 14,691 m2 more or less, stunning open plan living, dining and kitchen, with high ceilings, and exposed cedar roof trusses, *scullery, *bespoke kitchen and appliances, *formal living, *media room, *3 highly appointed bathrooms, *5 bedrooms incl a master bedroom suite with fireplace, dressing room, ensuite bathroom, balcony and living, *4 fireplaces in total, *significant outdoor decking, *outdoor kitchen, *loggia with infra-red heating and open fire, *swimming-pool, *three car garage, *ride-on mower garage, 5 paddocks.
Second residence (Bach): *on its own fee simple title with 2580 m2 of land more or less, *open plan living, dining and kitchen, *2nd living, *3 bedrooms, *1 bathroom, *2 large entertaining decks, one of those is covered, *adjacent to the Waikanae Estuary with its own whitebaiting stand.
Possibly the finest residence in the Wellington region, with all the pleasures of coastal and country life. This is a rare and genuinely unique offering to the market. Talk to us about scheduling your private inspection.
*SOURCE: FLOOR AREA Owner (non-verified), Land Area: Landlink. FLOORPLAN: (indicative only).