Alcooringa is one of Sydney's most significant Spanish Mission style residences, originally named Biscaya and built in the 1930s by the acclaimed architect F. Glen Gilling. The North facing estate is set on a private 1,560sqm, commanding breathtaking views across Sydney Harbour, City icons, North Heads and the ocean, and surrounded by magnificent manicured gardens.
Evoking the romance and luxury of old Hollywood glamour, Alcooringa's interiors create a sense of drama, elegance and timeless grandeur with a unique layout perfectly configured for both family living and grand-scale entertaining. This exceptional estate complete with its own majestic ballroom and a private chapel with vaulted ceilings, comprises a seven bedroom luxurious main residence and a private detached three bedroom cottage with its own entry and garage, ideal for guests or staff accommodation. A true mansion, the residence boasts sweeping staircases, lift access to all levels and unimaginable luxury at every turn.
This magnificent grand estate is set in a blue ribbon location, on the edge of Rose Bay Harbour, surrounded by idyllic beaches, prestigious schools and cosmopolitan harbour villages.
Auto gated driveway and grand double height entry galleria
Splendid formal rooms with stone fireplaces, parquet flooring
Full length marble loggia wrapped in glorious harbour views
Custom designed Gaggenau kitchen, family living and dining
7 bedrooms plus a home office, breathtaking master wing
Magnificent ballroom, Italian chandeliers and marble floors
Billiards room, gym, sauna, caterer's kitchen, private chapel, study
Alfresco dining pavilion, north facing terraces and lush lawns
Lift access to all levels, ladies and gents powder rooms
Beautiful original joinery, grand staircase, custom iron details
Self-contained 3 bed guest/staff cottage with separate entry & garage
Huge wine cellar, 3 car garaging & 6 guest parking