House for sale
36A Lawrence Hargrave Drive,
7 5 2
Price Guide $3,500,000
UNPARALLELED SIZE AND GRANDEUR IN PRESTIGIOUS AUSTINMER POCK"White Lotus Chateau" is a residence designed to awaken your senses. Nestled between the spectacular Illawarra escarpment and the pristine sands of Austinmer Beach, this opulent 7 bedroom, 5 bathroom masterpiece exudes elegance, indulgence and luxury at every turn.
Set back from the road in an elevated and highly sought-after Austinmer enclave, this private abode rests amongst a peaceful setting at the foothills of the escarpment. World-renowned beaches are within a short walk including Austinmer Beach and Rock Pool and Sharkies Beach offering fantastic swimming and surfing conditions.
After a day spent in the sun and sand, head to the iconic Headlands Hotel for a drink or a delicious meal, enjoying the sensational coastal views while you dine.
Local schools, shops, cafes and restaurants are also nearby, and the area is serviced by a train station and bus links. Positioned on the northern end of the Wollongong region, the home is just over an hour to Sydney or 20 minutes to Wollongong by car.
Decorative stone clad walls, plantation blinds, granite finishes, designer wallpaper, imported tiles and chic light fittings and chandeliers are just some of the customised elements you'll find showcased throughout this immaculately presented home, sprawled across two levels of living.
A grand foyer with over-sized double timber and glass doors set the tone of this impressive home, where once inside, an inviting living room, stunning formal dining room and a cozy lounge equipped with a wall-mounted fireplace makes you feel relaxed the moment you enter.
Sure to impress the chef within, the contemporary kitchen features sleek handleless cabinetry, a huge kitchen island, and high-end Miele appliances. A butler's pantry is of restaurant quality and is the perfect spot to store all the kitchen gadgets.
Ensuring you never miss out on the conversation when entertaining, a striking timber bar allows your guests to enjoy a pre-dinner drink in the kitchen while you prepare a sumptuous meal. The entertainment is endless with a grand cinema/theatre room and acoustic music room. A guest bedroom with ensuite, study and another deluxe bathroom are also located on this level.
A superb glass and timber staircase leads you to the upper level where you can retire in style to the palatial master suite. Boasting ample built-in robes and a stylish ensuite, you can look forward to soaking in the free-standing spa bath at the end of a busy day.
The remaining 4 bedrooms are serviced by another glamourous bathroom with raised shower over spa, his and hers sinks, a toilet and a bidet. On this level, you'll also appreciate a second full-size kitchen and an open plan lounge and rumpus which allows the whole family to spread out and relax.
Stepping outside, the stunning resort-style deck encompasses the eye-catching swimming pool complete with jet-spa and underwater windows. A covered entertaining area overlooks the landscaped tiered gardens where stone pathways connect with boardwalks allowing you to fully immerse yourself in the gorgeous natural surrounds. For smaller, more intimate gatherings, ascend to the rooftop terrace for canapes and drinks while you relish in the breathtaking ocean views and afternoon sea breezes. Or, gather the kids around the fire pit to toast marshmallows for a sweet, after dinner treat.
Other notable features include ducted heating and cooling, security system and a double garage with remote access.
Catering for your every need, whim or desire, this home exhibits unparallel size and grandeur and has been architecturally designed to ensure its inhabitants enjoy an indulgent and relaxed coastal lifestyle. A rare opportunity has been presented to the market with incredible detail and exquisite furniture (included). Setting new benchmarks in luxury coastal living paradise awaits. Call now to arrange an inspection today.
Last updated: 01:47PM on Jul 17th 2019