WORK AND PLAY IN TOTAL LUXURY
Majestically situated on a private headland only minutes from historic Russell, this property represents the ultimate in waterfront residing. Panoramic views and world class expansive luxury sit alongside the sparkling waters of the Bay of islands. The combined classical architecture and landscaping benefits its uniquely private position and secluded beach. Two exclusive residences are offered for sale and may be purchased together or separately opening many options such as a large family residence, wedding venue, exclusive luxury lodge or boutique hotel. Matauwhi Bay Manor is available at $9,800,000 and The Cottage, $1,750,000 (both gst inclusive).
Completed only eight years ago, the main Colonial - styled dwelling including no less than 1,000m2 of living spread over three spacious levels. Uninterrupted sea views are featured and all seven king size rooms have ensuites. Living areas include formal lounge, and formal dining while the basement is home to an outstanding wine cellar, cool room and laundry, all accessible by an internal lift. An indoor plunge pool, spa and sauna connect to outdoor entertaining areas that spill out onto sweeping lawns and gardens. Adding to this resort-like impression on approximately 3.85ha of prime coastal land, there is a private road to the beach with a boat shed and mooring.
Sealed car parking was purpose built to accommodate a function marquee, ideal for taking advantage of the wedding venue-already approved to operate 12 weddings a year. For overseas owners or out of town guests, there is room to land a helicopter on the grounds. To cater for such events, a state of the art commercial kitchen has been installed and there is a temperature controlled conservatory, bar and snooker room.
Adding another dimension to the main house is a second, complementary and substantial dwelling of approximately 232m2. Three levels of luxurious living again including four bedrooms, a designer kitchen with limestone bench tops, separate lounge, open plan living, large double garage and parking for six cars. This home also shares the driveway to the luxurious private Matauwhi Bay Manor. On two acres of land, it is ideal for house guests, as a manager's residence to the main house or to provide a rental income.
This property with a total of 4.85ha of exclusive gardens and native bush, panoramic vista, plus two separate houses is for sale by negotiation, the Manor $9,800,000 and the Cottage $1,750,000 (both gst inclusive).