Enquiries over NZD$2,800,000This magnificent home set on 8 hectares, practically laid out and beautifully presented, provides both a grand taste of life in Marlborough and the opportunity for vineyard development if desired.A welcoming stone gateway leads to an attractive tree lined drive and spacious parking. Upon entering through the impressive front door, you are immediately aware of the craftsmanship and quality of materials used throughout. Walk through a picture gallery foyer to generous, warm and well-proportioned living spaces, and on across a broad verandah to a walled courtyard, outdoor living and a heated swimming pool. A great place to end the day enjoying a glass of wine, sunsets and mountain views. A spacious, Continentally inspired kitchen, opulent bedrooms, exotic bathrooms, clever electrics and efficient heating all ensure sumptuous living.The boundary is double fenced and extensively planted with trees for shade, shelter and aesthetics. Numerous specimen trees have been carefully selected and established around the property creating an appealing picture any time of year, shady and green in summer, vibrant in autumn and framing views of snow-capped mountains in winter. Six well fenced and serviced paddocks provide easy grazing for sheep, cattle or horses. Abundant water comes from several reliable sources and is cleverly reticulated throughout the property. There is good potential for vineyard development. To date, no GST has been claimed.A separate cottage, heritage barn and implement shed are all useful additions and are discretely located in a far corner with separate access off Guernsey Road.Whether the requirement is for extended family living, regular entertaining, a rural escape or to satisfy the desire to develop land for grapes or orchard, this substantial lifestyle offering is sure to seduce you.