Western Homes : January 29th 2015
2 Thursday, January 29, 2015 Western Homes Scenic setting: This glorious villa sits right next to the Whau River in Avondale. TheWhau factor Do you want to be the proud owner of a beautifully restored villa, nestled away from prying eyes in a prime waterfront position? At 177A Avondale Road you will discover this bewitching three bedroom home, which sits safely on the edge of the Whau River and is adjacent to a protected reserve that the whole family will enjoy. This 1930s villa has been lovingly restored and carefully modernised to suit the needs of modern buyers – with updated wiring, full insulation, modern kitchen and bathroom facilities and a fresh coat of paint inside and out. The captivating views on offer from the wraparound veranda are second to none and the accompanying soundtrack of native birds calling and the wind rustling through the trees will help you relax and unwind every time you step outside. Thanks to its adaptive layout and split level living spaces, this home would be suitable for a multitude of buyers - including empty nesters, professional or artistic couples and young or growing families. The main living spaces are located upstairs and include an open plan lounge, dining room and kitchen, as well as three bedrooms and a family-friendly bathroom. The large room downstairs is currently utilised as an artist’s studio, but it could easily be transformed into a fourth bedroom, a family lounge or a teenager’s retreat as desired. Also on this level is a double garage, ample storage space, a discrete laundry and a plumbed area which could be converted into a second bathroom (upon council Enviable lifestyle: With water access on the property you can take a leisurely kayak ride up the river, or simply sit back and enjoy the view. Special bonus: Downstairs you will find this large room which could be used as a second lounge, an additional bedroom or a teenager’s retreat. approval). This home is zoned for good schools, including Avondale College and is close to New Lynn for all your dining, shopping and entertainment needs. Plus motorway access to Auckland’s CBD is nearby, as are multiple bus routes - ideal for anyone who works in the city. This property will be auctioned on February 18 at 2pm in the Bayleys rooms at 4 Viaduct Harbour Ave, Auckland Central (unless sold prior). Viewing will be available at open homes every Saturday and Sunday from 12 noon till 12.30pm and also online at www.bayleys.co.nz/ 1600069. 0 ❚ For all inquiries phone Jock Kooger on 021 321 856 or Karlene Ashworth Dennis on 021 0719 555. Inviting interior: To suit the needs of modern buyers this home has been carefully renovated, without compromising its original charm.
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