Stunning Colonial Homestead on 2.4 Acres
Property ID 1846986Rarely does a home of such magnificence and splendour, with a true devotion to the colonial architecture, present to the market.
This modern built home set on 1 hectare of land, has been meticulously and painstakingly presented, preserving the superb design and features of a bygone era in a delightful interpretation of a families need for space and separation. The architect designed home has been perfectly aspected to enjoy a North easterly outlook, with wrap around verandahs, resort inspired pool and nightlit championship tennis court, cascading down and through the landscaped surrounds.
This home is large. Presenting with 6 king size bedrooms, multiple indoor and outdoor living areas and features rarely seen in today's modern homes, those that appreciate symmetry in design and utilization of the entire space, will enjoy the detail throughout.
The detail of the home is such that one will want to take the journey of discovery personally. However for those seeking an insight into the intricate detail of the home, read on.
Set at the end of a private, shared driveway, the walled and framed entrance belies the magnificence beyond. As the gate opens and you start your journey there is almost a surreal experience of days past, right in the heart of Bridgeman Downs. Built by the current owners with attention to detail a major prerequisite, the home is welcoming from the front stairs, through solid timber doors to a foyer of solid timber floors, towering ceilings throughout and features in keeping with the era of the origins.
The Master Suite is set to the Northern end of the home that wraps around the acreage and the aspect. This is a true retreat, with its own sitting room overlooking the property, a huge ensuite with raised bath, frameless glass shower and wrap around vanities. There is also his and hers walk in robes, and access to a covered verandah through french doors.
Bedroom 2 is at the same end of the home, with own ensuite and built ins and access to the front verandah, while bedrooms 3 and 4, are all located at the eastern end of the home, all with walk in robes, access to the front verandah through french doors and central to a superb family bathroom in keeping with the style of the home. Bedroom 5 forms part of what is a co joined, but with seperate entrance, fully self contained apartment, with own kitchen, dining, living and bedroom with walk in robe, a full bathroom, storage and access to the rear verandah. The home also has a potential 6th bedroom if required, or office/home study, off the foyer.
The central kitchen at the rear of the home with direct access to the rear verandah and entertaining areas, is flanked on one side by the formal lounge and formal dining, and to the other by a large spacious family room and media/rumpus room. At the rear, the informal meals area overlooks the acreage and the covered verandah and has french doors on 2 sides giving access to the verandah. The chefs kitchen is a delight. Superb cabinetry with storage in abundance, quality stainless steel appliances, 900 wide gas cooktop and electric fan forced oven, rangehood and dishwasher, stone benchtops and walk in pantry and central island bench with sink, all set atop beautiful polished timber floors.
The undercroft of the home accessed by internal stairs has a superb, cellar and wine tasting room for those that enjoy a tipple or two, workshop and hobby space with abundant storage and external roller door to the rear yard, and a separate bathroom which may act as a pool changing room with both internal and external access.
To further compliment this outstanding home, is zoned ducted airconditioning throughout the home, first class fixtures and fittings, quality window furnishings and lighting in keeping with the original era of the home, a detached 4 car carriage house with automated doors and a workshop and storage room at the rear. Also accessable from the backyard.
This is a home that you must see to truly appreciate.
Master Bedroom with ensuite, his and her wardrobe, sitting room & veranda
1 Bedroom with built in's and ensuite
2 Bedroom, WIR
Spacious Kitchen with walk-ins pantry
6th Bedroom or Office
Wrap around Veranda surrounding the back of the home.
1 Bedroom with WIR
Kitchen with Kleenmaid appliances
Wine tasting room
4 large car accommodation with large storage room
Swimming Pool with water feature
Ducted Air conditioning throughout
2.47 Acres of usable land
Close to public transport
Close to majors shopping centers
Close to schools
Close to parks