Western Homes : March 12th 2015
2 Thursday, March 12, 2015 Western Homes Trendy masterpiece: This mid-century home at 164 Konini Road has been updated to compete with current trends. Titirangi’s mid-century masterpiece Have you always wondered what it would be like to live in remote luxury with a tropical bush setting? Now that this architectural home at 164 Konini Road is up for sale, you may just have a chance to find out. Positioned at the top of a beautiful, hydrangea-lined driveway with plenty of space outside for guests to park, this truly spectacular home is great for a family with five bedrooms, two bathrooms, separate living areas and a stunning outdoor setting. Originally built in the 1960s for the owner of a reputable building company, the current owners of this designer property have transformed it into a home dweller’s dream. The extensive use of glass at the front of the home helps bring the views and surrounding nature indoors, while providing easy flow from both family areas to the north-west facing deck. Your friends and family will be only too pleased to join you on the weekend to enjoy a glass of wine and be entertained by its stunning native outlook. A substantial amount of work has gone into its restoration and its now modern interior competes with current trends, featuring newly fitted bathrooms, soft new carpets and trendy hanging lights throughout. This blends in perfectly with the classic 1960s timber detailing in the Scenic wonder: The spacious entertaining area out front offers a scenic outlook over Titirangi. Maximumlight: The extensive use of glass at the front of the home and skylights in the ceilings bring the outdoors in. ceilings, doors and window frames. Contributing to the home’s free flowing environment is its layout over one level, with the exception of a split half level dividing the family living into two. On the lower level, you have the choice of two spacious lounges to entertain, both of which offer the utmost in comfort and privacy, and on the upper level is a combined kitchen and dining area with the convenience of built-in cabinetry for all your dining accessories. The deluxe master bedroom is situated privately at one end of the house and has an ensuite bathroom, walk in wardrobe and its own exclusive balcony. Internal garaging downstairs can accommodate up to two vehicles and there is also additional room for storage. Whether you’re a keen adventurer with a thirst for the outdoors or a home body that likes to live in comfort, this home would suit a range of buyers as its grounds are easily maintained and there are numerous bush walks and beaches nearby. Still not convinced this is the home for you? Come check out its open homes on Timber details: The 1960s timber detailing the ceilings, windows and door frames allow the home to stay true to its mid-century roots. Saturday and Sunday 1pm to 1.30pm and see for yourself! This home is marketed by Barfoot & Thompson, Titirangi. It will be auctioned on site Saturday March 21 unless sold prior. ❚ For more information, contact Sven Higham on 021 0260 5057 or view online at www.barfoot.co.nz/539225.
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