Italian Designer Flair, North-Facing Family Entertainer
Cutting-edge in its award-winning contemporary design yet immersed in privacy and clever low-maintenance gardens, this two-storey four bedroom, 3.5 bathroom north-facing residence has been Italian architecturally designed as a high performance family home and all round entertainer.
Crafted around banks of windows and concertina doors, the internal living spaces and professionally landscaped gardens function as one united space. To the north, a fabulous entertaining deck with a cascading floodlit water feature is a beautiful environment to lounge in quiet seclusion or entertain on a grand scale with direct access from the sitting room.
The dining zone opens on two sides to the fresh air, sunshine and dining deck; an indoor-outdoor aspect that is also enjoyed from a peaceful TV room. The central kitchen provides a polished work space with stone benchtops, European appliances, walk-in pantry, breakfast bar and beautiful Italian tiled mosaic splashback.
Form, function and an abundance of natural light are further highlighted upstairs where four bedrooms and a study feature. Crowning the space is the north-facing main bedroom suite sliding open to a balcony with leafy treed views and appointed with a mirrored dressing room and stone finished ensuite with walk-in monsoon shower. A gallery walk-way links the children’s wing and study to a bespoke family bathroom with monsoon shower and a modern freestanding bath backdropped by beautiful Italian tiles.
High end finishes include solid 18mm Tasmanian Oak floorboards, individually laid boutique handpicked Italian tiles, marble paving, commercial grade aluminum windows insulated from sun and shade, and high quality stainless steel gutters.
In addition, the home is comprehensively appointed with reverse-cycle heating and air conditioning, security system with video intercom and CCTV with 24 hour security recordings, 3 phase electricity and underground electricity to the house, powder room and laundry, environmentally friendly tank water, garden lighting and comprehensive tank fed garden watering system, and off-street parking preceding a remote double garage.
This designer home performs more than its primary function of a place to live – it’s a luxurious sanctuary in a prestigious cul-de-sac desirably situated between Hawksburn and Toorak villages and within easy reach of trams, city bound trains, cafes, parkland and private schools.