Impact is instant the moment you turn into the driveway of this ultra-spacious, superbly designed residence set in lush manicured park-like surrounds. The entry foyer sets the stage with high ceilings and floral wallpaper, imported from England moving through to expansive north-facing open plan family living where the large vintage country style kitchen with butler's pantry boasts two dishwashers. This, along with the adjoining dining and living areas, all spill out onto a large undercover patio and al fresco deck. Separated by folding doors and with wallpaper echoing the entrance foyer, the expansive formal lounge and dining areas are breathtakingly grand, furnished in regal style with period furniture and luxurious window dressings. Lavish use of romantic colonial doors and bay windows throughout together with open fireplaces, high ceilings and gorgeous views of hedged gardens and the Drury hills contribute to the alluring ambience of this unique centrally heated light-filled home. Four scenic bedrooms include the large master with walk-in robe and ensuite with bath and shower. Servicing the remaining three bedrooms, the family bathroom is spacious with bath, separate shower and dual vanities. There's also an office and rumpus room, separate toilet and a laundry accessing outdoors. Zoned Future Urban under the Auckland Unitary Plan, this property comprising 1.5069 hectares of gently contoured land with 84.5m of road frontage has a real financial growth prospects. Jesmond Rd is at Drury West, - the position is excellent. It is at Decade One 1st Half, 2018-2022 at Council's Proposed Timing - Development ready according to the Future Urban Land Supply Strategy. Just 2.7km away from motorway access and the rural community of Drury. This 306 (approx) square metre home is next to the Auranga Stage 1 housing development in the Bremner Rd Special Housing Area which is already under way with plans for land sub-division and provision for 1,000 to 1,500 new homes over 7 to 9 years. Also in the area is the Drury South Project located in the Drury basin, this has been designed to accommodate various industrial activities and business opportunities which will facilitate 19,100 jobs across Auckland (6,900 jobs at Drury South). Crafted with no expense spared and offering a lifestyle of exceptional quality, this prestigious home will be offered for auction. Our vendor is willing to meet the market so if you are looking for dynamic design with quality inclusions your inspection of this outstanding manor will not disappoint. * Impressive driveway entry. Lush manicured gardens * Covered porch to mega impact wallpapered foyer * Country kitchen- generous storage and butler's pantry * Light-filled family living and dining areas spilling outdoors * Opulent formal lounge and dining accessing the gardens * Large scenic master bedroom/ walk-in robe and ensuite * Three further bedrooms. Family bathroom/bath/shower * Powder room. Spacious home office and rumpus room * Honeywell central heating system. Spacious laundry * Rainwater tank for house use. Bore water for garden use * 2.5kms to the motorway / 31km to Auckland Airport / 38kms to Auckland CBD * Close proximity to Drury School and Strathallan College.