A large New Zealand based home, sits on over 80 acres of farmland in Riverhead, and gazes out over the surrounding native bush. The property is approached by a shaded walkway, running between attractive gardens and twin rock pools, into a modern work of architecture. Inside the light and bright dwelling, sliding glazed doors provide access to the views over the valley and nearby forest, as well as to a generous private swimming pool.
The pool is a tranquil area for rest and relaxation under clear skies; poolside planting ties the sun patio in with the homes wider green setting.
A cabana and an office occupy the west wing of the house, along with three big bedrooms that are each complete with their own en suite bathroom.
A wooden deck runs across the water to a zen platform, offering a serene spot for meditation in front of a giant statue of a Buddha head, and the stunning scenery beyond.
An informal dining spot is perfect for casual bites and drinks.
An open plan living area makes the home feel airy and uncomplicated, with a free flowing energy.
The formal dining area holds a huge square dining table complete with twelve roomy place settings–a great place to hold lavish dinner parties and festive gatherings for the extended family.
In the kitchen, a central island offers up yet another pretty place to perch for a snack, and a sliding door conceals a chef’s kitchen complete with walk-in cool store.
On the south of the property, a wide stream runs through a lush forest.
Paneled doors flank the halls.
The master bedroom is situated on the east wing of the house, it offers up a 20 square meter walk-in closet and it’s own bathroom. The eastern wing also houses a laundry and another large bedroom complete with en suite bathroom, as well as a connection to the homes three-car garage.