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Versatile Country Living with Potential on 14.74ha

Kaukapakapa, 156 Shanks Road


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Listing Number: AY45884
About this listing
Set down a driveway back from the road with peace and privacy sits this great little farm with so much potential. The land which is divided into 21 paddocks of flat to sloping contour, majority is deer fenced and has a variety of mature trees growing in the paddocks for shade, shelter and giving a very pretty outlook. Water to each paddock is gravity fed from tanks plus natural ponds and running streams.
Entry into the north facing family home has double wooden doors which gives an immediate inviting country feel leading into the open plan living area which includes a modern kitchen which has slate flooring, gas cook top, separate oven, dishwasher, large pantry plus large crockery cupboard. The family/dining area flows out to the partly covered deck/entertainment area which is totally private with birdsong from the bush nearby and has views over the farm. The Separate formal lounge opens out to the deck on two sides.

Water heating is solar, electric and wetback.
Features upstairs 4 dble bdrms each with built in robes. The big master bedroom has walk in robe, ensuite and opens out to the deck with beautiful mature shrubs and trees growing on the perimeter of the native bush near the house. The family bathroom has shower and bath. The office completes the upstairs rooms.
Downstairs has a large double garage, with laundry. A separate spacious area that could be rumpus, another bedroom, a gym or fantastic party room, with its own bathroom.
Other buildings include: 2 haysheds. Implement shed. Covered yards. Handy unconsented 2nd accommodation
This property is a must to view. Just 5 mins drive to Kaukapakapa Village and school. 10 mins drive to Helensville and 15 mins to motorway offramp and Silverdale shopping complex.
A report is available from Surveyors for subdivision potential.
Property Information
  • Approx Floor Area: 370 sqm
  • Land Size: 14.7466 Ha
  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Approx year built: 1996
  • Property condition: Excellent
  • Property Type: Lifestyle
  • House style: Lifestyle, Other (Rustic)
  • Garaging / carparking: Double lock-up, Auto doors (Number of remotes: 3), Open carport
  • Construction: Block and Thermal panel
  • Joinery: Aluminium
  • Roof: Coloured steel
  • Insulation: Walls, Thermo panel walls, Ceiling
  • Flooring: Tiles, Other (slate floor, suspended concrete) and Carpet
  • Window coverings: Drapes, Blinds
  • Heating / Cooling: Under floor, Woodfire (Closed)
  • Electrical: TV points, Phone extensions
  • Property Features: Security system, Smoke alarms
  • Chattels remaining: Blinds, Fixed floor coverings, Light fittings, Stove, Curtains, Drapes, TV Aerial, dishwasher, House pump, 2 solar powered electric fence units
  • Kitchen: Modern, Open plan, Dishwasher, Separate cooktop, Separate oven, Extractor fan, Double sink, Breakfast bar and Finished in Laminate and Other (Large Crockery cupboard)
  • Living area: Formal lounge, Open plan, Formal dining
  • Main bedroom: Double, Balcony / deck and Walk-in-robe
  • Ensuite: Separate shower
  • Bedroom 2: Double and Built-in / wardrobe
  • Bedroom 3: Double and Built-in / wardrobe
  • Bedroom 4: Double and Built-in / wardrobe
  • Additional rooms: Office / study
  • Main bathroom: Bath, Shower over bath, Exhaust fan
  • Entrance: Double entry door Entry
  • Laundry: In garage
  • Workshop: Combined
  • Views: Bush, Private, Rural
  • Aspect: North, West
  • Outdoor living: Entertainment area (Covered and Uncovered), Clothes line, Garden, BBQ area (with lighting), Deck / patio, Verandah
  • Fencing: Fully fenced
  • Land contour: Steep, Flat to sloping
  • Grounds: Backyard access, Manicured
  • Garden: Garden shed (Number of sheds: 1)
  • Water heating: Wetback, Solar, Electric
  • Water supply: Tank (size: 75,000L 15,000Gals)
  • Sewerage: Septic
  • Fixtures/chattels excluded: Penguin Lead Light

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