Resort-style Family Living In Balgownie
4 2 2Elevated and breezy, this resort-style family residence epitomises coastal living. Fully renovated and set amongst a stunning escarpment backdrop, there's nothing left to do but kickback by the pool this summer and relax!
Situated in a picturesque Balgownie Street, the property is close to all amenities the busy family desires. A short walk around the corner will take you into the charming village centre, a bustling hive of activity home to cafes, restaurants, services, a community centre and the iconic Balgownie Hotel. The local footy club at Judy Masters Park is also within a quick stroll and reputable schools are just moments away.
Further amenities and facilities can be found in the neighbouring towns of Fairy Meadow and Corrimal, both of which are serviced by train stations with links to Sydney and the Wollongong CBDs. Alternatively, the highway is readily accessible with the drive to Sydney taking approximately 90-minutes and Wollongong approximately 10-minutes.
The highlight of this spectacular location, however, is the proximity to a choice of world-class beaches that beckon only minutes from your new home!
Unfolding over a practical split level, every inch of this home has undergone a superb renovation using the highest quality finishes and fittings throughout. Double doors invite you inside to reveal flexible living options such as a separate lounge, family room, dining room and a rumpus providing the large or growing family with oodles of space to spread out.
The gourmet kitchen is packed with plenty of storage including a walk-in pantry and showcases stone benchtops, stainless steel appliances, custom cabinetry and a striking curved island with breakfast bar. Enhancing the indoor/outdoor ambience, glass stacker doors open onto the covered entertaining area which basks in a prized, north-facing aspect and escarpment views.
The master bedroom is a luxury retreat featuring a huge walk-in robe and a designer ensuite with floor to ceiling tiles, a walk-in shower, modern vanity and a free-standing bath which adds a touch of indulgence. A further 3 bedrooms and a study share a glamourous main bathroom with a wall-hung vanity, rainfall showerhead and a bath.
Enticing the kids outside is a sparkling inground pool, while parents can watch on with a drink in hand from the adjoining sun-drenched timber deck. Surrounded by low-maintenance gardens and lawns, other notable highlights include ceiling fans, plantation shutters and timber flooring throughout, a ducted heating/cooling system, wood-fired heater in the lounge and a double garage with internal access. A powder room combines with the laundry accessed from either inside or from the entertaining area and is perfect for guests, while the under house storeroom and mancave ensure there's ample room to stash the surfboard collection!
Appealing to the discerning buyer seeking the finer things in life, this residence is a beautiful and peaceful sanctuary you'll love coming home too. Convenient to every amenity and minutes to sensational beaches, the property delivers an enviable coastal lifestyle afforded to a privileged few.