A Harmonious Blend Of Old And New
4 2Harmoniously blending the old with the new, this superb cottage has undergone a modern renovation without losing its old-world charm.
Occupying a commanding hilltop position backing onto a reserve, your privacy is assured in this unique family retreat that deserves your inspection.
Nestled in a leafy Bulli pocket that nudges the spectacular Illawarra escarpment, this remarkable home enjoys proximity to fantastic amenities whilst also being removed enough to avoid the hustle and bustle.
A leisurely stroll will take you into the heart of Bulli where you will find upmarket cafes, restaurants, shops, and services. Wonderful parks and highly regarded schools are also within walking distance from this family-friendly locale.
The avid foodie is well catered for with the "Foragers Market" open on Sundays at the Bulli Showgrounds down the road, teeming with local produce, crafts, and live entertainment. And on your way home from work, pop into the iconic Bulli Fruit & Deli for some dinner inspiration located around the corner.
Famous for its world-class beaches the pristine sands and sparkling ocean waters of Bulli Beach are moments away. Serviced by train, bus links and easy access to Bulli Pass, Sydney is approximately 90 minutes and Wollongong only 20 minutes away by car - providing multiple options for the commuter.
Greeting you on your arrival home, a charming brick and weatherboard facade, gabled roof and leadlight windows bring a glimmer of yesteryear to this beautifully renovated residence.
Upon stepping inside, the owners have masterfully and thoughtfully restored this residence to showcase modern interiors that highlight the stunning traditional elements.
The soaring ceilings are simply breathtaking, brimming with intricate ornate details and decorative cornices. An elegant lounge room features a contrasting brick fireplace, gorgeous bay window, and striking timber flooring. The lounge spills out onto the picture-perfect front porch providing a tranquil spot to relax with a morning cuppa whilst taking in the sensational views of the escarpment and beyond.
A hallway connects the 3 large bedrooms and study, all of which include built-in robes for extra storage. The master suite appreciates separation from the remaining bedrooms and features an adjoining luxury ensuite complete with walk-in shower, whilst a second family bathroom is both spacious and stylish.
Centrally located, the state-of-the-art kitchen is jam-packed with high-end inclusions such as a chef's grade oven with 5 burner gas cooktop, contemporary tile splash back, minimalistic handleless cabinetry and stone bench tops. Ensuring you won't ever miss out on any dinner conversations, an oversized island with eat-in breakfast bar allows your guests to congregate over a glass of wine and some cheese while you cook! Functional in design, a trio of pendant lighting accentuates the working areas, while glass paneling floods the kitchen in natural light.
A ladder leads to the mezzanine level which features a handy storage room. Teenagers will love chilling out in this ultra-trendy retreat which offers glimpses of the blue ocean waters.
An open plan dining and living area flow through glass sliders integrating with the party-size timber deck. This is the place where you will want to spend most of your time, relaxing and entertaining with family and friends. A gate provides access to the bordering reserve where your kids (and pets) will spend endless hours exploring in the woods making happy memories that will last a lifetime.
Surrounded by low-maintenance gardens, this surprisingly level lawn also boasts a thriving veggie patch. Simply pick some fresh herbs and veggies to throw in with your dinner!
Completing the long list of inclusions, the home also features a semi-attached studio that makes an idyllic home office / studio.
Every now and then, a property that is truly special enters the market and 32 Sandhurst Street is one of those homes. Unrivaled in location, character, and class, this traditional cottage has been renovated to the highest standard of craftsmanship. All the luxury conveniences the modern-day family desires have been included without losing the original spirit of the home. Only discerning buyers seeking quality, privacy and space should inspect this magnificent property.