Auckland, NZ, New Zealand
81A Shelly Beach Road, St Marys Bay
Feast your eyes on this sumptuous contemporary home, nestled on elevated 1570m2 grounds with panoramic views in this internationally sought-after neighbourhood. You will be entranced the moment you walk through the wide front door. Every aspect of the unique design has been meticulously fashioned to create a majestic cool white sculptural masterpiece with a timeless, contemporary functionality; from the central void created by the curve of the Guggenheim inspired staircase with its' skylight dome and spectacular crystal chandelier, to the Gaggenau appliances featured throughout the sleek gourmet kitchen and light filled dining area, the hub of this opulent home. The voluminous open plan living area features high stud ceilings and gallery walls to display your art collection, huge picture windows and floor to ceiling recessed sliding doors throughout opening wide to the expansive decks... you will delight in entertaining in this fabulous multi-level home, from intimate dinners to grand soirees, cocktails on the veranda, to summer parties, drinking in the incredible, ever-changing panoramic views of the glittering cityscape, Westhaven Marina, the harbour bridge and out to Devonport, Rangitoto and beyond. Enjoy the tranquil paradise of this urban sanctuary offers; relax in the private terrace courtyard with the lushly planted gardens, with its' glistening solar-heated swimming pool, spacious pool house and fabulous bar-b-que area perfect for al-fresco entertaining, the incredible option to enjoy tennis on the tournament court and patio seating courtside or immerse yourself in the bustle of the nearby restaurants, cafes and boutiques of vibrant Jervois Road and Ponsonby, bustling Wynyard Quarter and the Viaduct Precinct just a stroll along the Westhaven Promenade. This extraordinary home features diverse spaces to suit both individual and family needs or the growing or extended family, a stunning master suite, with separate guest room, enormous dressing room and two luxurious ensuite bathrooms occupying the upper level and also boasting an additional suite of two double bedrooms, two spacious tiled bathrooms, powder room and two spacious separate lounges flowing outdoors to multiple decks. Also includes fireplace, movie screen projector and surround sound system, vast temperature-controlled wine cellar, butler's pantry, internal lift, utility laundry room, fully secured grounds, triple garaging and extra parking... This is a very rare opportunity for the most discerning buyer to acquire the ultimate in prestigious New Zealand real estate.