Southern Homes : March 8th 2012
6 Thursday, March 8, 2012 Southern Homes Ideal lifestyle: An immaculate property of 5488 square metres with a variety of family, lifestyle and business options. This is the life for a family! Pool pleasures: The azure blue inground pool looks out to the gardens and paddock. Family life: The kitchen was recently remodelled to create an entertaining/family hub. Rise and shine: What a pleasure it must be to wake up in this idyllic place! Polo Prince Drive in Alfriston is a very special neck of the woods , dot- ted with large properties and homes with stately specimen trees all around. And 171 Polo Prince Drive enjoys one of its loveliest views, north over rural Alfri- ston towards the Hunuas. This generously designed five-bedroom home is more than a resi- dence, it s an integral part of a wonderful fam- ily property. It comprises 5488 square metres of gently terraced lawns and gardens; an in- ground pool; post-and- rail fenced paddock for a few sheep or a pony; a little patch of bush; pond; ample garaging and shedding -- and one of the most flowing and versatile homes you ll ever see! The 279 square metre contemporary home is essentially single level. A tiled entrance leads into the first of three large living areas -- this one accesses a big square deck with far-reaching views. To the left is a delight- ful kitchen, dining and family area, all open plan with access to patios and decks. There is also a double bedroom, office, separate toilet and a bathroom at this end. The kitchen has been recently refreshed to cre- ate a truly fabulous space -- a convivial design for family or guests, and extremely well appointed. Right of the central lounge the home sprawls out to reveal four more bedrooms, large and small sitting rooms, bathrooms, a laundry, sewing room ... really this home has so many versatile rooms you could use it for a home busi- ness, granny flat (council -approved), B&B -- or as it is currently used, for two generations of the same family to enjoy both the company and the privacy of the place. Among the many out- door attractions is a children s playhouse, barbecue areas, arch- ways, the fenced in- ground pool with its shadehouse/cabana; mul- tiple car garaging, high- stud carport, workshop -- the list goes on. Immaculate both inside and out, it has many many chattels including two heat pumps, HRV, pool equip- ment, and a host of kitchen and bathroom appointments. Zoned for Alfriston Primary and Secondary, in an area where country virtues and school pet days are all part of the culture, yet just five minutes from the motorway and township amenities, 171 Polo Prince Drive offers famil- ies an enviable lifestyle. Auction Saturday March 24, onsite at 1pm unless sold prior. View by open home Sundays 2.30- 3.30pm. www.harcourts.co.nz /PQ120215. Contact Bevin Allen, Harcourts BCRE Ltd, Papakura, phone 298-6024 anytime or 0274-765-885.
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