Opulence reigns in prestigious estate
WITH an elegant French provincial design, this expansive estate encompasses 4ha of living and leisure space just 15km from the city.
At the front of the property, electric front gates open to landscaped gardens, a pool house, worker’s cottage, pool and tennis court, with a private driveway winding past green lawns to the luxury main residence.
The two-level house boasts a charming French facade with custom wrought iron doors, while its spacious floorplan offers formal and casual communal spaces and five bedrooms.
Adding a sense of opulence throughout are quality finishes such as stone, exposed timber beams, chandeliers, french doors and white timber shutters.
Separate family and lounge rooms sit in the centre of the lower level floorplan, with the formal lounge area featuring large stone floor tiles, chandeliers and an ornate working fireplace.
Vast timber-framed windows and glass bi-fold doors allow for abundant natural light and offer views of the pool and gardens, with the doors opening to an expansive covered terrace.
The kitchen occupies a lightfilled space nearby, flowing to an open-plan dining area with direct access to the terrace.
Kitchen features include sleek Bianco Romano granite benches, quality Qasair, Miele and Nef appliances, a Zip hydra tap and a butler’s pantry with a double sink.
There is also extensive traditional white cabinetry and an island bench, while the elegant decor incorporates rich timber flooring, decorative lighting and soaring ceilings with exposed timber beams.
Also on the ground level is the stylish main bedroom, offering a vast dressing room and a lavish ensuite with ornate detail, dual vanities and a clawfoot bathtub.
Four other bedrooms sit on the upper level, with varying features including walk-in wardrobes, built-in cabinetry and ensuites.
The house offers a seamless flow to the many outdoor leisure areas, including a floodlit tennis court, 20m inground pool complete with a diving board, and a selfcontained pool house incorporating a home cinema, 3D projector and fireplace.
A nearby workers’ cottage includes two bedrooms, a bathroom and living and kitchen areas.
Complementing this grand property are further highlights, including horse paddocks, a chicken coop and sprawling green lawns.