This resort style home right in the middle of Rose Bay really offers a fantastic holiday lifestyle. Designed by architects Smyth and Smyth, with interiors by Romy Alwill, the family home has been designed to make for easy entertaining, whilst also offering the very best of locations.
What we love
We love the casual and carefree feel this home has, with thoughtful design to the entertaining and outdoor living room! The location is also superior with restaurants, transport, Sydney Harbour and sports activities all so close.
What the owners love
The owners love the relaxing resort style of the home and easy entertaining. The kitchen and outdoor entertaining design really maximises family life or entertaining guests. Being so close to the shops and waterfront, and with activities such as golf and tennis also at your doorstep, this home offers a lot for families or holiday makers.
The outdoor entertaining area is perhaps where you'll flock to in this house. At the rear of the house and overlooking the garden and heated pool, this cleverly thought-out zone offers a covered overhead with comfortable outdoor seating as well as sumptuous heated outdoor floor tiles! Enjoy the BBQ or light the fire pit even on the colder nights.
The casual and open plan kitchen looks out onto the outdoor entertaining zone. This is one stylish cooks kitchen. It comes housed with a butlers pantry, two fridges, two dishwashers and modern European appliances. Brass tap ware, wood veneer and a limestone bench top on the kitchen island all combine to add warmth and texture to this central space.
A double-sided fireplace leads from the kitchen through to the living zone, where casual and comfortable couches greet and offer a great place to unwind or watch TV. The floorboards used throughout the house are a warm and inviting smoked lime-washed American Oak, and extend to all rooms on this level, including the rumpus and a 4th bedroom near the entrance, as well as the staircase.
On the second level 3 generous bedrooms and a study are located. The master is calming and offers a cooling breeze with glass sliding doors to a leafy, private balcony. The bathrooms have a calm and luxurious feel, with generous proportions and stylish brass tap ware.
The house is located a stones throw to Sydney Harbour, waterfront walks, off street parking, Rose Bay ferries, bus transport, Double Bay shops, Woollahra Golf Club and the Lyne Park Tennis courts and park. The local Plumer Road shops with butcher, cafe, pharmacy, convenience store and the infamous Plumer Rd Chicken Shop are all just a walk around the corner. Rose Bay Regatta Restaurant, and pier cafe below, are just at the end of the street, along with famous Catalina Restaurant and the Seaplane terminal.
Cleaning and linen contribution: $500
1x King En-suite
1x Queen bedroom
1x Double bedroom
1x King Single (+ Single Trundle pull-out)