'Westholme' c1894 – 1 Water Street Wahroonga

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Method of sale

SOLD


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Features

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2257sqm - Court, Pool, Cabana
- East Side /Village fringe
- Landmark ‘Federation’
- Formal living & dining
- Rumpus & family
- 5 bed/4 bath/2 car
- Office/study/5th bed
- Guest suite with sep. entry
- Stroll rail, schools, park
- Restored & fully updated

Description

Landmark Early Federation residence of unique style & beauty by renowned architect Howard Joseland. Located at one of the vantage points within the platinum arc of East Side Wahroonga, this village fringe position is desirable for its breathtaking streetscape of unique architectural beauty & convenience. A glimpse of the grand façade with stunning roof pitch provides intrigue with privacy from the high walls and hedging. Enter via automated security gates with circular drive to discover a mature established garden highlighted by a soothing water feature & pond for an ambience of peace & quiet. From this moment, you know there is much more on offer…Welcome to ‘Westholme’ set on 2257sqm of sun filled private grounds where a lifestyle of privileged discretion is assured.

Undoubtedly graced with period solidity and peerless charm, this is not a home stuck in the last century. The accommodation on offer enhances the property as classical features of the period are blended with practicality & utility. Close the doors to the world & open your doors to entertain family & friends in lavish style. Suitable for large/extended families or those with regular guests, this substantial residence is updated and renovated throughout featuring a dedicated guest suite with separate entry that flows out to resort style living. An inspiring new kitchen with casual meals area & family room has open plan freshness, high light levels & flowing sight lines to a N/S facing Court, pool, cabana & entertaining area. A plethora of terraces and verandahs highlight fun and relaxation. ‘Flexecutives’ working from home will appreciate the huge office/study with direct entry. The Master suite opens onto a summer-time verandah & private courtyard - a sought after retreat. Upstairs, a further 3 bedrooms (all with built ins) serviced by a bathroom surround a rumpus room.

The Arts and Crafts style is synonymous with high ornate ceilings, intricate leadlight, timber fretwork, wide polished timber floorboards matched with soft furnishings and fittings of the highest quality. Many period features have been sensitively restored for perfect blend & integrity of generous formal sitting & dining rooms. There are even five working fireplaces.

Subtle additions include: R/C Aircon, Intercom, Cable/TV/Broadband Internet, Back to Base Alarm, Smoke Detectors, Watering System & ample storage. Inherent low maintenance and easy care attributes for modern living.

Built with pride & updated with vision. ‘Westholme’ takes its place in illustrious company & is defined by the sheer calibre of prestigious homes. Wahroonga has a tremendous sense of community & offers instant transport to another world far from the stress of city life. Conveniences are remarkably close by: stroll to local village, park, premier schools & rail. Major shopping complexes within minutes. Sydney Airport via Eastern Distributor app. 35 mins, launch directly onto the F3 for weekend escapes. Ku-ring-gai benefits from many nearby National Parks.

Do you have the sense of spirit and style to match this remarkable home?

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Pool

Tennis Court

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Living

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