Farm Life In The City

SOLD - This listing was sold in March 2019
A hidden rural oasis on 1.6856ha (4.165 acres), peace and tranquility in urban North Shore, so close to all amenities, with views through the treetops to the upper Waitemata Harbour and Waitakere Ranges. Free range eggs for breakfast and fresh produce from the garden for lunch; sensational sunsets to end the day. Feel the joy of seeing your children caring for their favourite farm animals, running free and exploring their natural wonderland. Our owners are downsizing after 30 cherished years as custodians of this very special property offering more happy memories to the next lucky family.

Comprising a spacious country-style homestead peacefully positioned well back from the road, enjoying complete privacy and all day sun from its northerly aspect with wrap-around decks. Warm and welcoming with exceptionally generous living spaces, and carefully maintained with scope to modernise or rebuild over time.
An area of native bush with own private walking tracks at the bottom of the property connecting to Dene Court Reserve, with prolific bird life and a variety of native trees paying homage to majestic soaring kauris.
Four paddocks, one with a pond, supported by a range of outhouses, home to various small farm animals and grazing areas for ponies and horses over the years. Pony & Horse Riding Clubs just a few minutes away.

Accommodation:
- Five double bedrooms (master ensuite with walk-in robe) over two levels.
- Modern family bathroom with bath tub, shower, and large vanity. Separate WC.
- Eat-in farmhouse kitchen.
- Spacious open dining room and lounge plus large family/games room.
- Kent fire place with heat transfer system, and heatpump.
- Separate laundry room.
- Internal access double garage with workshop area and attic storage.
- Extra parking for up to 6 cars with turning room.

Close to Albany Junior & Senior High Schools; beaches, shopping centres, bus stops and motorways, (approx. 20 minutes to the CBD in non-peak traffic).
A rare find - call me today.

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Main Property Features

Listing Number: TK33773

Land Size:
1.6856 Ha
Tenure:
Freehold
Property condition:
Good
Property Type:
Lifestyle
House style:
Lifestyle, Character, Other (Ranch)
Garaging / carparking:
Internal access, Double lock-up, Auto doors (Number of remotes: 2), Open carport
Construction:
Weatherboard and Block
Joinery:
Aluminium
Roof:
Longrun
Insulation:
Walls, Ceiling
Flooring:
Tiles, Carpet and Vinyl
Window coverings:
Drapes, Blinds
Heating / Cooling:
Woodfire (Stove), Heat pump, Other (Heat transfer system)
Property Features:
Smoke alarms, Other (Fibre)
Chattels remaining:
Blinds, Fixed floor coverings, Light fittings, Drapes, Built-in oven, Built-in microwave oven, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Water filter in kitchen, Kent fireplace with heat transfer system, Garage door openers x2, Awning, Sheds x3.
Kitchen:
Dishwasher, Separate cooktop, Separate oven, Double sink, Breakfast bar, Microwave, Pantry and Finished in Timber
Living area:
Open plan
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:
Attic, Rumpus, Other (Double bedroom (5th) or office)
Main bathroom:
Bath, Separate shower, Heater
Laundry:
Separate
Workshop:
Combined
Views:
Water, Rural, Bush
Aspect:
North
Outdoor living:
Entertainment area (Paved), Clothes line, Garden, BBQ area, Deck / patio, Verandah
Fencing:
Fully fenced, Materials (Farm fencing)
Land contour:
Flat to sloping
Grounds:
Tidy, Backyard access, Other (Aviary, Shearing/Woolshed, Tool Shed.)
Garden:
Garden shed (Number of sheds: 3)
Water heating:
Electric, litres: 180 x 2 plus kitchen
Water supply:
Tank (size: 2 x 20,000 litre tanks)
Sewerage:
Septic
Locality:
Close to schools, Close to shops, Close to transport
Fixtures/chattels excluded:
Garden Ornaments, Freestanding Pots, Doorbell.
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Harcourts Takapuna

Cooper & Co Real Estate Ltd

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128 Hurstmere Rd
Takapuna
North Shore City
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