Poolside to Beachside - The Living is Easy in Castor Bay Hideaway
Nestled into the 'dress circle' of this highly desirable seaside suburb - generous living, breath-taking sea views and seamless flow to spacious entertaining areas is on offer at 7 Rahopara Street, Castor Bay.
The attention to detail is evident throughout this visually spectacular home designed by award-winning Architect Richard Priest, with bespoke features including artistic windows and cabinetry, rimu window trim, cedar hatches, jarrah flooring, terrazzo benchtops, internal corridor presiding over the atrium and, modern cupolas perched upon the roof flooding in light and warmth.
Sitting on a substantial 1171m2, the standard of workmanship will impress in this stunning home built to embrace maximum sun with 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, formal living, family living, study, heated swimming pool and spa, pool house with changing rooms, shower and toilet, double garage, boat park and off street parking for 4.
Huge jarrah doors open through a grand portico welcoming you to the sun-drenched atrium with polished concrete flooring and cathedral windows. Ground floor living offers guest bedroom and bathroom, superb wine cellar, home office, formal living with gas fireplace, open plan family living where the entertainers kitchen is placed centre stage and features European appliances, twin pantry's, butlers sinks and, the super-sized central island is the ideal spot to enjoy casual suppers. Living areas spill to the circular deck under a magnificent macrocarpa pergola to bask amongst picture-perfect sea views from Whangapaoroa, Great Barrier and Tiritiri Matangi - alongside is your resort-style pool, spa and pool house surrounded by native plantings completing a truly magical haven.
Upstairs, 3 double bedrooms with picture windows frame varying sea views and city landscapes, bathroom with tub and, an internal corridor leads to the master retreat with walk in wardrobe and ensuite boasting stunning sea views. The lighthouse windows in the master bedroom provide mesmerizing vistas over the sea.
With Castor Bay Beach on your doorstep, an easy stroll to Milford Village/Beach via a walkway bridge; excellent primary and intermediate schools close by and, in zone for Westlake Boys and Girls High Schools - this impeccably presented residence is perfect for those at all stages of living.