$1,180,000 - $1,260,000
“WAIHEKE” - Superbly Retro Rye House
Add to the charm of this retro gem and update the basics to be in by Christmas or offer the unique home for holiday stays over the summer break, with water views from a potential second storey and ideally located in the heart of The Peninsula, the scope here for growth is outstanding.
Nestled within a quiet court, just a short walk from The Hidden Kitchen Cafe and the beach, this delightful 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom treasure trove showcases superb space, natural light and captivating garden spaces that will inspire.
With a lifetime of happy memories distilled in the very essence of the home, the quaint and quirky c1970 abode boasts a retro nautical feel, opening via boardwalk gardens designed to transport you to a world of tranquillity. Double entrance doors open directly into the main hallway, where the home encircles a central garden atrium full of palms and lush greenery, enticing filtered natural light throughout each principle room.
Quintessential of the era, the formal living and dining zone with a roaring wood fire heater is connected to the huge and original entertainers' kitchen, whilst a second family area offers direct access to the elevated deck perfect for outdoor gatherings.
The primary bedroom is a large retreat with an ensuite, separate toilet and built-in robes, with two more bedrooms served by a quaint main bathroom. Outside, there's plenty of room to play or tinker away in the garden, with soaring Bird of Paradise and fruit trees providing the perfect backdrop to some well-earned R&R.
Other features include ducted heating, split system air-conditioning, a workshop and garage. Positioned on 620sqm (approx.), it provides a fabulous opportunity to shore up your summer while you take in the magic that is Rye and decide how the next chapter of this much-loved home will unfold (STCA).
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