Southern Homes : January 22nd 2015
Southern Homes Thursday, January 22, 2015 19 Ample parking: At the front of this 1012 square metre property is enough space to park at least 6vehicles. Fresh start in Opaheke Does a five bedroom home in the semi-rural suburb of Opaheke sound like a dream to you? After 55 years in the same family, the owners of 56 Boundary Road are moving on and affording someone else the opportunity to put their stamp on this brick and weatherboard classic. While it could certainly benefit from some TLC, everything you need to modernise this cosy home is right here, with a few hidden extras along the way. Based on a 1012 square metre section, the property itself offers many opportunities to extend or develop its outdoor space. Those with a good vision will discover plenty of potential to inject a new lease of life into the home’s original interior, with a number of quirky features that add character along the way, such as the schist stone fireplace in the lounge and the useful ‘nooks and crannys’ under the roof. The positioning of full length doors and windows around the downstairs living area allows a constant stream of sunlight throughout the day and have recently been replaced with aluminium joinery. The rest of the main living is made up of a generous country style kitchen and an adjacent dining area, which will appeal to those with a tendency for sit down meals. Out of all five bedrooms, the master is the only one located downstairs, alongside a dual access home office, perfect for parents with infant aged children. This is serviced by a private toilet and vanity, plus a downstairs bathroom with an open shower and another separate toilet. The remaining four bedrooms are all upstairs and consist of two doubles, a twin and a single – great for large families, plus a second bathroom. A single garage on site offers covered parking for one vehicle and Natural light: With its well positioned windows and sliding doors, the family lounge receives plenty of natural light throughout the day. ➤FIND OUTMORE Get in touch with David Slaughter on 0274 949 712 or John Slaughter on 0274 850 046 of Mobile Real Estate to find out more. Open homes will be held on Sunday from 2pm to 2.30pm. It will be auctioned on site at 1pm on Saturday February 14 unless sold prior. View online at www.mobilerealestate.co.nz/ MRN10798. has a separate hobby room attached, which could be transformed into a workshop. The suburb of Opaheke is well positioned for family living, just a stone’s throw from Papakura town and in zone for good schools. The Southern Motorway and Drury are also just a five minute drive away. Could this property be the perfect fresh start for your family? Cosy winters: The schist stone fireplace in the family lounge sets the perfect scene on a cold winter’s evening. Modern touches: The addition of a new oven and cook top in the kitchen makes cooking for the family a breeze.
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