This unique property in the tightly held area of Diamond Bay, Sorrento, is just one block from the National Park and the sounds of the ocean waves are a constant companion.
The elevated position captures treetop vistas from the second story balcony through to the Sorrento Township.
The property is north facing and has a very appealing family feel and is situated on approx 3,231sqm’s of land on 2 titles of well tendered gardens comprising designated green areas, open lawns, rose gardens, veggie gardens, fish ponds, and pool/spa area with thatched cabana for BBQ’s and outdoor entertainment.
The house has a spectacular transparent domed canopy running the length of the house and this continues into the outdoor entrance with indoor automated sails for summer.
The house is designed by Architect Robert Robertson and was originally built by respected local builder Steve Smith.
The ground floor comprises of a large open plan living room with gas log fire, meals area, well appointed kitchen with Delongi 5 burner cooktop and double oven, Fisher Paykel dishdrawers, large caesarstone island bench and plenty of storage, along with a separate spacious laundry.
Nearly every room on the ground floor has floor to ceiling windows and the formal dining area looks out onto the fishpond, garden and pool area. A relaxing cosy room with open wood fire has even more garden vistas.
Two generous bedrooms with built in robes, plantation shutters and the main family bathroom finish off the downstairs area.
The second level has 2 further bedrooms consisting of a master bedroom opening onto a balcony with views towards Sorrento township and has walk through robes and ensuite with double shower and large stone vanity. A guest bedroom or bunkroom has built in robes and a pleasant outlook over the treetops. In addition a home office/cosy room completes upstairs.
There are plantation shutters throughout this level.
Both floors are serviced by fully ducted heating/airconditioning units. There is also underfloor heating in main tiled area downstairs. A monitored security system gives you peace of mind when not in residence.
Outside is as spectacular as the house itself with the pool area being a focal point. The pool itself is incremental in depth and fully tiled with adjacent spa, it is solar heated and the spa has gas heating which is all controlled from the hidden pool house. Landscaped with rocks and palms it is surrounded by non-slip sandstone terrace. Overlooking the pool is a cabana with lighting and electricity. A great spot for a BBQ.
Decking surrounds the north and west sides of the house so there is always a spot to relax.
The property is fully fenced (ti-tree fencing) and is secluded and private. A fully functioning bore services an automated sprinkler system that waters all the gardens and lawns. There are two fishponds that can be connected for fountains and there are hidden areas in the garden, so no matter how many people are here for the holidays you’ll find a secluded retreat.
There are 4 main carparking spaces, with then room for 2 or 3 more cars or your boat, caravan or trailer along with storage cupboards for garden equipment in the carport.
This captivating position gives you direct walking access to Diamond Bay beach which is one of the most sort after areas in Sorrento. No car required. The beautiful coastline has so much to offer summer or winter. The rock pools for the kids are always an adventure and from this property you are only minutes away from the clifftop walk that takes you to Sorrento back beach or Koonya back beach or further if you desire.