Paradise within your reach!
Peace, privacy and an abundance of space combine at 156 Schlaefer Rd in Pukekohe, a farmlet with plenty to offer.
Set at the end of a no exit road, Helvetia Downs is perfect for those who are looking to escape the grind of the city for a quieter, more relaxed pace of life. Location, privacy, views, space, sun and native bush – you name it this, property has it in abundance.
Pukekohe is only a short drive away and you’re in reasonable commuting distance through beautiful countryside on excellent roads, with the motorway at Drury just 10 minutes away.
Spanning 75 acres, this north-facing property is set up for calf or horse rearing with a four-stand walk through cowshed, barn with five loose boxes, hayshed, sand yard, lunging ring, 25 paddocks and an Olympic sized arena. The 25 paddocks are of excellent contour and are currently locked up for silage.
On the property you’ll also fi nd a vast array of beautiful trees, including a covenant of stunning native bush – a paradise for birds like the bellbird, tui and wood pigeon, as well a newly built double garage with a study.
Then there’s the stunning Tudor-style home set amid equally delightful landscaped gardens. Featuring three bedrooms and three living areas this two-level home is both spacious and comfortable.
Downstairs you’ll discover two good-sized bedrooms and two living areas, one of which opens out onto a private deck. These rooms are served by a lovely bathroom with a rimu timber fi nish and spa bath, shower and vanity. There’s a separate toilet, and a separate laundry.
An elegant kauri bannister takes you upstairs to the main living areas – a light-filled, sunny lounge complete with a woodburner, spacious dining room with a bay window and smart and stylish kitchen featuring all the mod cons including a Fisher and Paykel double dishdrawer, wall oven and electric hob.
From the lounge a ranchslider leads you to a large deck with magical views stretching over the native bush and beyond to Rangitoto Island, One Tree Hill and the Sky Tower.
The master bedroom also enjoys these picturesque views, as well as its balcony, en suite and his-and-hers wardrobing.
Whether you’re looking for a comfortable retreat or a family wanting a healthy lifestyle change, 156 Schlaepfer Rd deserves your immediate attention.
Presently the property is on one title, however, there is potential for a second title (subject to council approval).
It is for sale by tender, closing Friday December 14 at 1pm. View by open home on Wednesday December 5 from 11am-2pm or Thursday December 13 from 11am -2pm or by appointment.
Marketed by Stephen Ralph of Harveys Papakura, ph 298 4000 or 021 689 267.
Simply stunning: This tudor-style home enjoys a 75 acre property.