Western Homes : January 24th 2013
2 Thursday, January 24, 2013 Western Homes Clever layout: The rooms of the home lead out to a central courtyard. Private family paradise Central courtyard: The exotic plantation and water pond gives this area a relaxed, Mediterranean feel. Peaceful living: One of the many areas to relax and enjoy the beautiful surroundings. Built to last: Three bedroom brick and tile with lots of character. Set in park-like grounds and bathed in sun, this beautiful home of 230 square metres is filled with warmth, character and restful living. The paved driveway, lead- ing to a double garage, sits next to a gently sloping lawn and a picturesque garden. This three bedroom, brick and tile home is a delight to enter -- from its immaculate presentation to its well thought out layout. It remains on one level; dining, entertainment and bedroom wings' seamlessly flow round from one another, with the sunny courtyard sit- ting in the middle. The open plan kitchen, din- ing and living areas give you a sense of space and can be easily closed off with the large double doors to create a more intimate environment. With modern appliances and plenty of cupboard space, cooking would be enjoyable in the kitchen. Follow the corridor round to discover a utility or office space, common toilet, and laundry. The large second living area or games room, features an enormous billiards table, which is bound to keep the family entertained for hours. Connected to this room is a cosy room that could easily be a fourth single bedroom, or an additional storage area. The central atrium is one of the home's most unique features, and certainly the focal point. An entertainer's dream, this tiled, wind- sheltered area is the perfect area to relax with family or host an event. It connects to each part of the house via ranch sliding doors, providing an easy tran- sition between indoor and outdoor living. You will also find a second toilet, bathroom, two generous double bedrooms, and master bedroom with ensuite in the third wing of the house. The 1341 square metre sec- tion continues round the side of the house with a gorgeous vegetable patch, garden shed and barbecue patio area, which would serve as another perfect spot for entertaining. This property in the heart of Henderson Heights is within a short walk from local parks, shops and schools, offering everything a growing family would need. The time has come for the home's owners Byron and Colleen to move closer to their family in the Kapiti Coast, however both say their treasured home of 16 years is going to be simply irreplace- able''. Open homes are Saturday and Sunday, January 26-27 from 1.30 to 2pm; and on Thursday 5.30 to 6.30pm. Auction on-site, 2pm Sunday February 10. Contact Tania Chapman from Harcourts on 838 0925 or 021 384 200.
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