Energy Efficient Lifestyle Home Facing Natural Bushland In Prestigious Highlands Estate
Stunning 901m2 block facing east and designed for the utmost energy efficiency, this is a home that will be enjoyed all year round. In Winter you can sit warm and toasty by your open fireplace, and in Summer all the action will be outdoors, centring around your inground pool. Year round you will appreciate the magical bushland ambience that's gives you a feeling of seclusion and privacy, and you'll find it hard to believe you are in the middle of Sydney.
-Five star energy efficient rating with all living areas facing North and offer not only the perfect aspect but feature a unique bush outlook that offers both privacy and serenity. The North facing design allows winter sun to heat the living floor areas and retain heat overnight whilst the wide north facing eaves provide shading from summer sun angles.
-Formal lounge and dining rooms with 3.6m high ceilings, and the wood burning Jetmaster fireplace with brick chimney that separates the two areas makes a statement
-Large kitchen with Tasmanian Oak cabinetry, featuring a gas cook top, plus a gas wall oven with separate grill, dishwasher, walk-in pantry and double sized fridge cavity to accommodate a fridge/freezer pigeon pair
-Light filled, north facing living areas including a meals solarium that invites the outside in and provides the perfect spot for a morning coffee.
-Gigantic open plan family/games room to be enjoyed by the family
-Spacious master bedroom with walk-in robe including custom storage, large ensuite with Tasmanian Oak finish to the double vanity, separate toilet and dual privacy blinds (one sheer and one blockout).
-Bedroom two can easily accommodate a queen size bed and more, with twin double built-in robes
-Bedrooms 3 and 4 are also generous in size with double built-in robes
-Study/home office with custom built furniture and dual privacy blinds
-The main bathroom also features a Tasmanian Oak finish to the vanity and has a separate toilet.
-The fitted laundry features a double door linen cupboard plus there are two more linen storage cupboards off the hallway.
-Oversized 6m x 6m double garage with internal access and rear yard access
-Very private outdoor entertaining area with a 12m x 3m folding arm awning so you can be open or shaded. With a natural gas Web BBQ, seating area, and poolside Envirodeck with feature lighting, this is a great place to host a party or large family get together whilst enjoying your own bush vista.
-Concrete, Gemtex lined 7m x 4m inground pool, designed by an award winning pool builder just four years ago. It features a fully automatic sand water treatment and chlorination system, with travertine coping and pool surrounds and comes with a Tigershark Aquavac robotic pool cleaner.
-The paved area extends to the rear of the house, home to two clothes lines (with a third in the garage), and two garden sheds (one for firewood)
-The backyard itself is a native oasis with a dry creek bed as a feature. It attracts all types of birdlife and is on a fully automatic, season based irrigation system. There is an established vegetable garden also
-The home is split into two zones with doors separating the front of the home from the rear. Fully ducted Actron air conditioning dual system allow front / back of house to be separately air conditioned, and each system has day/night zone controls. Special zoning allows bed 2 to be air conditioned from either front or back.
-With a 5kw solar system (22 panels) you can enjoy low power bills around $200 per quarter including pool operation
-Additional energy saving features including fully insulated walls and ceilings (including garage), powered ventilation to roof space, Luxaflex Duet blinds to all living windows and doors, LED globes to all lights.
-State of the art back to base Bosch alarm system with full perimeter control on all doors and windows. 5 pet friendly infrared sensors. Special Features include safeguards against arming when not sealed, integrated garage door opening/closing controls, external notification of arming/disarming, and panic alarm.
-Crimsafe security screens to all accessible windows and front door with deadbolts to all sliding doors and deadlocks to front and internal garage doors.
-Sensor activated outdoor lighting to full perimeter of house.
-Front door intercom, with a handset in both the kitchen and master bedroom,
-Ducted vacuum with 5 outlet points
- Two roof space attic storage zones
-Four TV points with digital antenna, NBN
-Full perimeter rechargeable Termguard Termite management system
Positioned in a whisper quiet position in the prestigious Highlands Estate this is family living at its finest. The neighbourhood is very safe and the local schools are easily accessed. The walking tracks that surround the estate and meander past Caddies Creek and bush reserves are literally outside your door. Life truly doesn't get any better.