Positioned on a generous parcel of land in a prestigious dress circle address, this gorgeous home blends period elegance with contemporary style, functionality and quality to provide a beautiful retreat set high above the Harbour on Curraghbeena Point.
Designed to capitalise on the abundant natural light and uninterrupted sweeping views across the harbour to the Eastern suburbs afforded by its elevated northerly aspect, this spacious four bedroom home, spanning three levels, offers an enviable lifestyle opportunity in an exclusive setting.
With a radical and inspired transformation Cudosia, built circa 1918, offers a sanctuary of space, serenity, peace and privacy. With an elegance that is unsurpassed, the attention to detail is paramount every exquisite detail, every fine touch has been carefully considered to produce a home of exemplary standing.
The Parterre gardens with classic water features intrigue the eye and lead to the impressive entry. The lobby reveals the brilliance and subtlety of the interiors vast, open-plan living and entertaining areas, sparkling with light and teasing you towards the dramatic Harbour views and stunning traditional fretwork of the wrap-around veranda.
The opulence is mirrored in the retained period features with the magnificent marble mantelpieces, highly polished Kauri floors, Australian Cedar Staircase, breath-taking chandeliers and soaring patterned ceilings. With an artist's touch, a clever contemporary fusion includes inspirational bathrooms with heated floors, spacious modern kitchen, soft creative colour themes, and separate dedicated outdoor entertaining areas each with their own integrated kitchens complete with bar fridges. This takes the pleasure of living here to another dimension.
A chef's island kitchen at the heart of the home flows to a series of expansive casual and formal living areas spilling out to the original verandas while landscaped outdoor spaces comprise sunny terraces and private courtyards .
Designed with the chef in mind, the substantial kitchen , with solid mahogany cupboards, marble benches, steam oven, semi-professional stove and butler's kitchen is perfect for those that love to entertain .
The ultra-spacious upper level offers a central study area, King sized bedrooms, (two with large verandas) and two luxurious marble bathrooms. The master suite with spectacular views is a haven of calm. Leave the French doors open in summer and enjoy the prevailing breezes.
The inspirational en suite has been cleverly designed to introduce an abundance of light and sparkling water views from every angle. Luxuriate in the spa bath and soak up the vista or enjoy a long shower and be mesmerised by the Harbour. Plus for your convenience there is also a large dressing room with plenty of storage space./rThe lower level of the home with it's stunning sandstone walls, spills out onto perfectly manicured terraces and houses a fully self-contained apartment ideal for guests or as a teenage retreat.
Additional attributes include reverse-cycle air conditioning, back to base alarm, video intercom, cctv monitored security, Bose ducted sound system, full garden irrigation with extensive lighting, cellar space for wine, triple car garaging ( fully alarmed) and massive storage including a large attic store room and a separate garage store room with potential to convert to a gym/office or studio.
This substantial home is immaculate in every sense of the word with the utmost attention paid to it in sumptuous detail. In a commanding and idyllic location in a highly sought after enclave on exclusive Curraghbeena Point this impeccably renovated residence offers a refined and exceptional lifestyle suited to executive living./rWithin easy reach of leading schools, Musgrave Street Ferry, City buses, Mosman Village, Sirius Cove beach and parks.
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