This rare research house is part an art gallery, part a Balinese resort – and everything is fabulous.
The six-year-old owner “spent a fortune” on rejuvenating the home’s interior and creating lush gardens with a swimming pool, Jellis manager Craig Eltham, Aaron Yeats said.
And it’s now selling 22 Brenda Rd, with a price guide of $ 2.3-2.5 million and an auction slated for Oct. 17, giving a buyer the chance to mark the ultimate home for a stay.
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“The owner loves Bali – his intention was to move to Bali before the coronavirus hit – so the property has that very tranquil, resort-style feel,” Mr. Yeats said.
“He also loves street art and has put some beautiful pieces in it. “
In addition to adorning the walls, part of the ceiling, and the floor space with artwork, the seller added an artistic touch to the home – evident in the designer light fixtures and red Smeg fixtures in the guard. -eat butler.
This is one of three kitchens in the house, complementing a granite main kitchen with Miele and Zug appliances, including a teppanyaki grill, and an outdoor kitchen on an open-air patio that you would expect to find. in a villa in Bali.
The same goes for the master bathroom, where a Laufen tub overlooks an agave and bamboo garden.
The hotel-style master bedroom – one of four sleeping areas – also enjoys a view of the garden. It has large walk-in closets and a private bathroom with a ‘triple’ rain shower and smart toilet.
Mr Yeats said the seller trucked in mature plants to create the land. “Every few weeks a load of plants would come in,” the officer said.
“He also installed the pool and reportedly spent about half a million dollars on landscaping. “
An automated sprinkler system and 60,000 L water tanks make garden maintenance easy and durable.
Smart home audio and lighting systems can also be controlled by an iPad or phone, while a 26kW solar system with Tesla batteries further adds to the appeal.
A freestanding garden studio with an outdoor bathtub could be glamorous accommodation for family and friends, or the ultimate home office. A large shed, chicken coop and vegetable plots are also found on the 4,426m² private block – every corner of which is used, according to Yeats.
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