Lifestyle - Nestled within a superb landscape in a coveted enclave, this remarkable residence draws upon a stunning architectural vision, completely rebuilt in 2007 to create a living environment beyond compare. Exuding elegant sophistication, enhanced by a lavish display of natural stone, rich timber and a fine array of inclusions, the exceptional floor plan showcases a flowing design incorporating a flawless integration of indoor/outdoor living. Striking from the outset, no detail has been overlooked from the unique entry door to the glorious infinity pool.
Accommodation - A superb feeling of light and space is aided by the dramatic cathedral ceilings over the spectacular kitchen and galleries of glass. Relax in the comfort of the spacious lounge or the nearby casual living and dining which feature fully integrated Hi-Fi systems, plasma televisions and the ambience of the Eco-Smart fireplaces. Sliding doors extend the living areas onto the Vergola covered deck adjoining the pool. Four spacious bedrooms each with ensuite are perfectly placed for maximum peace and privacy. Further accommodation includes a powder room, large laundry, storage and two car garage.
Features - Step through the private gates to be greeted by a tranquil courtyard enhanced by a glorious mirrored feature. Internally, sumptuous Calcutta marble adorns the fireplaces, the kitchen and the bathrooms. Truly exceptional, the kitchen is a showpiece featuring island bench with breakfast bar, integrated fridge/freezer and Miele appliances. A sample of the exceptional extras include ducted air, underfloor heating in tiled areas, surround sound, outdoor heaters and a decadent private putting green. Superbly located, the home is a short stroll to Northbridge shops and cafes, schools, city direct bus and an easy commute to the CBD.
Located 7 kilometres north of the Sydney central business district and considered one of the prime Middle Harbour suburbs, Northbridge is named for its location on the north side of the sandstone suspension bridge built in 1892. An established residential area, Northbridge boasts a vast array of shops, cafes and parks with vantage points over Middle Harbour, all offering spectacular views. An idyllic suburb in which to raise a family, the architecture reflects this, with much of its housing in the classic California bungalow style. On the hillsides are contemporary houses which take advantage of the city skyline, harbour and bushland views.
Transport There is direct access to Warringah freeway for a 5 minute commute to North Sydney and a 7 minute commute to the CBD. Multiple bus routes between Northbridge and Wynyard provide quick and easy public transport into the city. The shopping hub of Chatswood is also an easy 10 minute drive to the west.
Northbridge Plaza is located on Eastern Valley Way and features a major supermarket, as well as banks, grocers, butchers, bakers, chemists and 40 specialty shops
Northbridge Hotel has a large beer garden with live music on Sundays and a family-friendly restaurant/bistro with a fantastic seasonal menu
Sailors Bay Road offers gourmet cafes, take away eateries and shopping
A multitude of parks and local reserves including Munro Park, Elizabeth Park and Clive Park with toilet facilities, barbecue facilities/tables, harbour views and play equipment. Hallstrom Point Park and Roche Playground offer barbecue facilities, a playground and a bike track. Tunks Park provides barbecue facilities, playing fields, boat ramp, gym equipment, a playground and bush tracks. While Warners Park offers a playground and bowling club
Northbridge Oval is used for soccer, rugby and cricket and is equipped with a pavilion, change rooms, toilet/shower facilities, spectator seating, night lighting, barbeque facilities and tables. There is a fenced play equipment in John Roche Playground
Bonds Corner bike track appeals to the increasing bike riding population
Northbridge Baths are man-made saltwater baths located in Sailors Bay, Middle Harbour
The Northbridge Sailing Club holds races on Sundays
Willoughby Leisure Centre
A multitude of nearby gyms in North Sydney, Willoughby and Chatswood
The North’s Pirates Junior Rugby Union Club is the local village rugby club
Schools include: Northbridge Public School, St Philip Neri Catholic School, Shore Preparatory School and Sydney Church of England Grammar School