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Akaroa, 176 Wainui Main Road

Absolutely stunning French Farm

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Listing Number: AKA1262
About this listing
Overlooking French Farm Bay where peace and birdsong abound. This stunning innovative architectural home exploits its superb location nestled amongst 5.75ha of bush with an abundance of native birdlife.

This 3 year old contemporary container house has been thoughtfully designed by the architect and owners, finished to a high quality with loads of natural light and low maintenance features . Breath-taking views of the harbour are offered from every room.

The entry level encompasses a superb designer kitchen, dining, lounge and master bedroom all flowing out on to a huge 100 sqm deck for true al fresco living. A double garage and separate studio which boasts its own stunning view.

The lower level designed to be self-contained or as a potential B&B area , 2 generous bedrooms with ensuites, a second spacious lounge and innovative suspended decks from each room.

Currently a permanent home but designed to lock up and leave, holiday or permanent living, the choice is yours and it may be the best real estate decision you will ever make!

*Please be aware that this information may have been sourced from RPNZ / Property Smarts / Land Information New Zealand / Christchurch City Council / CERA and we have not been able to verify the accuracy of the same.
Property Information
  • Approx Floor Area: 186 sqm
  • Land Size: 5.73 Ha
  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Approx year built: 2014
  • Property condition: Excellent
  • Property Type: House
  • House style: Contemporary
  • Garaging / carparking: Double lock-up, Auto doors
  • Construction: Steel
  • Joinery: Double glazing
  • Roof: Longrun and Rubber membrane
  • Insulation: Walls, Floor, Ceiling
  • Flooring: Tiles, Carpet and Timber
  • Window coverings: Blinds
  • Heating / Cooling: Under floor, Woodfire, Heat pump
  • Electrical: Satellite dish, Phone extensions
  • Property Features: Smoke alarms
  • Chattels remaining: Blinds, Drapes, Fixed floor coverings, Light fittings, Stove, TV aerial, Curtains
  • Kitchen: Designer, Separate cooktop, Separate oven, Rangehood, Gas bottled and Finished in Granite and Lacquer
  • Living area: Open plan
  • Main bedroom: Balcony / deck and Built-in-robe
  • Ensuite: Separate shower
  • Bedroom 2: Double and Built-in / wardrobe
  • Bedroom 3: Double and Built-in / wardrobe
  • Additional rooms: Sleepout
  • Laundry: In garage
  • Workshop: Combined
  • Views: Water, Rural
  • Aspect: South, East
  • Outdoor living: Spa, BBQ area, Deck / patio
  • Fencing: Fully fenced
  • Land contour: Sloping, Steep
  • Grounds: Tidy, Other (Container)
  • Garden: Glasshouse
  • Water heating: Wetback, Solar, Electric
  • Water supply: Tank (size: 3x 33,000)
  • Sewerage: Waste Water Treatment

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Grenadier Real Estate Ltd

Licensed REAA 2008

47 Rue Lavaud
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