Presenting unsurpassed luxury amidst magnificent palatial surrounds in the heart of leafy Balwyn, this three level showpiece residence offers impeccably constructed European finishes, exquisitely intricate plasterwork throughout, and truly exceptional formal and family spaces to live and entertain against a backdrop of unparalleled elegance.
Opening onto an entryway boasting stunning 19mm European oak parquetry, visitors are greeted by an expansive formal living room with bay windows, leading to a soaring double height grand atrium foyer with a sweeping American oak staircase and ornate chandelier with an exquisite lit dome ceiling. The residence flows to a generously proportioned open plan family living space at the rear, awash with natural light via single-pane floor to ceiling picture windows and opening directly out to a sunny north facing alfresco area and travertine terrace overlooking a solar heated self-cleaning swimming pool, seamlessly integrating enviable indoor and outdoor living spaces for effortlessly impressive year-round entertaining.
An elegant European-styled entertainers' kitchen showcases extensive marble finishes with quality soft close cabinetry throughout, and comprises an island benchtop with breakfast bar, high-end Miele appliances including twin wall ovens, plumbed coffee machine and 900mm gas cooktop, and an adjacent oversized butlers' pantry with Miele dishwasher and second 900mm cooktop.
Privately elevated on the upper floor, a spacious retreat living room leads to five oversized bedrooms, each equipped with luxe marble ensuites and walk-in wardrobes, with the secluded master suite also showcasing an adjacent fully-fitted dressing room, separate walk-in wardrobe, and an enviable resort style ensuite with luxurious freestanding soaker bathtub. Complementing the upper level, the ground floor also offers an additional secluded master suite at the front of the home, alongside a full guest bathroom and a spacious private office with direct external access for utmost privacy.
Providing effortless transitions between levels, the home is equipped with a German-designed internal elevator, with impeccable Italian construction. On the lower basement level, a spacious entertaining space / mixed use area offers flexible options for hosting parties or for use as a home gym, leading to a fully equipped cinema with acoustic insulation and reclining cinema seating, alongside a full guest bathroom and a temperature controlled wine room.
With double glazing on all windows providing an exceptional acoustic buffer, and all bathrooms equipped with premium Grohe German tapware and Toto Japanese toilets, the residence also features CCTV, intercom, alarm system, mesh security screens, full
laundry, walk-in storerooms, plush pure wool carpets, full height drapery, copper hinges / handles / light fittings, ducted vacuum, ducted zoned heating and Daikon air conditioning for year-round comfort, with two separate units and additional split systems in the basement level, and a polished concrete underground garage with secure parking for 8 - 10 cars.
Set amidst pristine landscaped gardens with terraced manicured hedging and bluestone pavers, the residence is placed in a tranquil residential street within easy walking distance of trams, vibrant Balwyn shopping and dining, Fintona Girls' School and Balwyn High School, just moments from leafy parklands and an array of Melbourne's finest independent schools.
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