“Windermere” - A Sanctuary of Sophistication and Serenity in an Exclusive Location (also known as 3 Nicholson St)
Ensconced behind breathtaking century old Rhododendron that leads you down one of two exclusive driveways, this sophisticated hills sanctuary spanning half an acre has been meticulously crafted and reinvented with thoughtful design creating a bespoke home of sublime comfort and style. Instantly inviting with alluring leadlight doors unfolding to warm and elegant skylit interiors with alluring picture windows throughout, the home will satisfy the entire family with options for entertainment and lifestyle over two distinct levels.
Just footsteps from the village, benefit from the seclusion of its privileged setting, whilst still being close to boutique shops, chic cafes and the local primary school. The property also has two street frontages and two entrances offering endless opportunities for a home-based business, or multigenerational living. Set on a flat, north-facing, half-acre block awash with lush park like gardens, the home offers verdant vistas from every window, incredible birdlife and a collection of hills classics including Rhododendron, wisteria, Japanese maple, ferns, lillies and ornamental pear.
•Relax by the intimate Coonara in the in the skylit lounge where long late-night conversations will be spent with a glass of your favourite vintage.
•Create delicious masterpieces in the elegant kitchen with stainless-steel Miele appliances, farmhouse sink and window splashback and enjoy a platter on the breakfast bench as meal prep becomes a social affair.
•Spoil your family and friends with the multiple dining and entertaining options from formal to alfresco including a charming verandah that flows from the lounge and an all-season front deck.
•An adjacent laundry and bathroom is ideal for guests with great storage.
•Lavish master with decadent ensuite featuring a luxe rainhead shower with floor to ceiling tiles and an extravagant boutique style walk-in wardrobe – the epitome of luxury. A tranquil study nook is the perfect place to set up a work from home desk.
•A spiral staircase leads down to two robed bedrooms with lush garden outlooks and a family bathroom and those with growing families will appreciate the cosy theatre room to recline and watch your favourite series on Netflix or movie marathons on the big screen (could also be a large fourth bedroom).
•The entire downstairs area is perfect for a home business, teen retreat, Airbnb or multigenerational living with its own entrance, car parking and ability to be self-contained.
•Discover delights at every turn in the magical gardens that transform throughout the seasons. Pretty garden beds, open lawns, a firepit zone, a kaleidoscope of mature trees (including fruit), hedges, a veggie patch and secluded retreats offer beautiful spaces for all to enjoy.
•Utilise the second sealed entrance off Nicholson Street to accommodate trailers, boats and caravans. There is also multi-car parking in the long dual drives and a double carport.
•Studio at the entrance ideal as a home gym or office.
•Luxurious extras include zoned central heating, ducted vacuum, wine display, woodshed/chicken pen, NBN and incredible storage options including built-in and under house to keep life clutter free.
Insider’s Secret: At the end of the road is glorious national park with majestic walks among towering gums. Enjoy the Caterpillar Track loop or amble your way to Sassafras Village.
Please note: All property details shown are correct at time of publishing. Some properties may have been sold in the preceding 24 hours and we recommend that you confirm open for inspection times with the listing agent direct or the listing office.