This exquisite home situated on a 2001m² section in an exclusive location nestled at the base of Mount Saint John is something extra special - rich in history and rich in what is on offer. Built in the late 1800s with tasteful enhancements and additions since the main house is spread over 300m² (approx) floor area, plus an additional self-contained sleepout area. The main house features 5 bedrooms, and 3 bathrooms (one en suite), with formal and informal living areas throughout. Buyers looking for an active outdoor lifestyle will love the gorgeous in ground pool and tennis court, along with your very own private access way to the base of Mount Saint John. Tucked away securely behind gates with gorgeous manicured gardens this home offers a very private lifestyle and playground for one very special family to enjoy. Built in a different era and home to many generations this home will capture your heart from the moment you step inside with an abundance of character and charm. Location wise you are just a short 5 minute drive to Newmarket and the brand new Westfield Shopping Centre, you are also just moments to key motorway links and public transport options. Located in top school zones - Auckland Grammar, Epsom Girls Grammar, Remuera Intermediate, Epsom Normal School, Auckland Normal Intermediate. This is your chance to not only secure a very special piece of history, but also to secure this sensational property in a very tightly-held Auckland Address. The current owners have been here for over 20 years, and now it's time for another family to enjoy everything that is on offer here in this sensational property. Call for more information, and to arrange your private viewing inspection today.