Seldom does a property strike such a brilliant balance of luxury, sophistication, space and lifestyle. However, this inspiring home absolutely achieves this.
Superbly positioned on a sprawling 1441 sqm block in one of Cottesloe's most beautiful and quiet tree-lined streets and set amongst the area's iconic Norfolk Pines, opposite Jasper Green Reserve this is a rare opportunity.
The beauty of this home is not just in its classic aesthetics, but in its consideration for contemporary living. Whether for a young family or those with older children, this gracious home offers flexible solutions and provides space for extended families and friends. This home is not just about the elegance of the bricks and mortar, but about the expanse of land and what it offers those who reside in its unique proportions.
The property dating back to 1910 has recently been renovated, with the result being a stunning family home that is sensitive to the homes history, whilst creating a contemporary space ideal for the largest of families. All the hallmarks of the era remain: Tall ceilings, decorative moldings, full height sash windows, original fireplaces, jarrah flooring and wrap around verandah.
On entry, a gracious formal living area with marble fireplace, crystal chandeliers and bay windows located off the wide hallway, sets the scene. The main suite, sits opposite. Starting with the bedroom including all the romantic features - Oversized room with fireplace, chandelier and bay window. The bespoke bathroom deserves a mention all of its own. Filled with natural light, it includes a large elegant bathtub, beautiful double basins a large shower and fireplace. Heated black and white marble floors and period fittings accentuate the spacious feeling. Beyond the bathroom is a generous, fully fitted walk in robe.
The wide hallway with skylight and specialty lighting creates the perfect gallery space and entry into the heart of the home. The superbly appointed kitchen, elegant and functional, with large Paonazzo Italian Marble island bench is enhanced by the addition of a large scullery and walk in cool room. The living and dining area bathed in natural light, integrates through bi-fold doors into the fully fitted and covered alfresco creating a seamless indoor outdoor entertaining space. The large living area complete with built in cabinetry and gas fireplace is flanked by two magnificent arched windows opening onto the terrace.
Upstairs, the children's domain, encompasses two large bedrooms opening onto balcony with treetop views. Another large split level bedroom has walk in robe and ample storage. A TV, play and study area suitable for all ages is a light and bright space - it is the perfect retreat for any child or teenager.
Wide limestone steps lead down to the private garden and pool area. The solar heated pool is completely private and set low along one side of the garden, long enough to swim laps and evokes the Italian terraced feel, for those who enjoy poolside leisure.
The garden guesthouse: a contemporary two story addition, perfect for visitors or adult children. On the ground Level is a Kitchenette and sitting area and upstairs a large sleepzone and ensuite.
For those who require parking for multiple vehicles, there is a four car garage with two extra hardstand parking for visitors. Tradesmen can enter the property a separate remote personnel door through the large workshop or storage area.
With the buzz of nearby Cottesloe & Claremont's shopping restaurant precincts, Perths best schools, transport options and of course Perth's best beach, make this an enviable proposition.
*Please note that while best effort is made to ensure rates are correct at time of listing, they are provided for reference only and may be subject to change. Chattels depicted or described are not included in the sale unless specified in the Offer and Acceptance.