Tightly held for over 25 years, this magnificent residence, designed by distinguished architect Ercole Palazzetti, is set on 920sqm (approx.) of land directly opposite The Royal Sydney Golf Club, in one of Rose Bay's most exclusive dress circle cul-de-sacs.
The epitome of European grandeur, showcasing Palazetti's signature hallmarks of impressive scale and finishes, this quintessential home is encompassed in manicured gardens. Vast living and dining rooms extend onto large entertaining terraces that capture widespread picturesque park views, overlooking the resort-like 12 metre pool, sunbathing deck and level lawns, also boasting its own convenient and private access directly onto Dangar Oval.
Classic and timeless interiors, marble and parquetry timber floors, high ceilings, Jetmaster fireplaces, plantation shutters and bespoke joinery throughout.
At entry-level, multiple living and dining spaces, of voluminous proportions include an open plan, gourmet chefs kitchen appointed with premium appliances including Wolf ovens, (steam and warming) Liebherr fridge and a stunning Calacatta marble island.
Adjoining the kitchen, informal dining flows seamlessly onto a beautiful travertine paved terrace, where expansive views across Danger Oval provide a spectacular backdrop to enjoy outdoor living and entertaining. Completing this level is a separate and spacious formal dining room, formal lounge and guest powder room.
Four generous bedrooms (two with ensuite and Juliet balconies), including a luxurious master retreat with parquetry floors, an elegant marble ensuite with double vanity, shower and separate bath and a custom-designed walk-in robe and wrap-around terrace, plus an additional family bathroom.
The lower level is devoted to an enormous possible self-contained apartment/teenage retreat, with independent access featuring spacious casual living, a large 5th bedroom, full bathroom, home cinema, wine storage and home office which extends onto another large terrace lending itself to a multitude of uses including extravagant guest quarters, staff accommodation, or a designated home office/business space.
Additional attributes include a double lock-up garage with internal access plus off-street parking for two cars, a hydronic heating system, Astra Vac ducted vacuum system, electronic awnings and storage. Within a short stroll to Rose Bay Esplanade, Ferry Wharf, elite schools, Rose Bay village shops and close to Double Bay and Bondi Junction.