A unique master built and awarding winning residence, although only 29 years old, it is styled in the affluent English Cotswold style of the 1840’s, situated on the Upper North Shore and in one of Warrawee’s most prestigious Avenues.
The residence is proudly positioned on a north facing, private parcel of land in a low density residential area on approx. 4679 sqm. This un-subdivided landholding at the end of a peaceful cul-de-sac is only 270m from Warrawee rail and 400m from Knox Grammar School. Wahroonga Village, Wahroonga Station and Abbotsleigh are within walking distance.
Secure electronic gates and gatehouse are the start of the private property that leads into the grand circular driveway, where 3 garages can accommodate 6 cars and room for extra guest parking.
The double stain glass doors of the main residence open to reveal the grand foyer, complete with sweeping staircase and domed leadlight skylight.
The foyer is flanked by the formal dining and lounge rooms, resplendent with parquetry floors, high timber paneled ceilings and wainscoting.
The foyer continues into the sunken billiard room, home theatre and a 1,100 bottle below ground wine cellar, doorways leading to the covered terrace, gym, conservatory and the professionally landscaped gardens.
On the ground floor you will discover an open plan family living with gas fireplace, adjacent to the spectacular dining conservatory, a gourmet granite kitchen with underfloor heating, a butler’s pantry and walk in cool room. Large internal laundry, 2 powder rooms, a casual home office and a formal library office with marble gas fireplace.
There are two internal staircases that lead to 6 bedrooms, all with ensuites or share bathrooms, including a self-contained apartment with its own entrance and a lounge/media room with a gas fireplace.
The incredible master suite features a large bedroom with a private balcony, a sitting room, his and hers separate walk in robes and separate bathrooms (both with underfloor heating and a spacious dressing lounge.
The covered terrace overlooks the secluded north facing backyard, with championship north/south size tennis court, indoor/outdoor pavilion with bathroom, putting green with a sand bunker, 10m mineral salt pool, professional landscaped gardens with water feature and cast iron fountain and a travertine paved alfresco entertaining area with BBQ, pizza oven and outside gas fireplace.
Other features included at “Springfield” are back to base security, Valet intercom system, Valet ducted vacuum, large attic storage area, watering irrigation system, fully ducted reverse cycle air-conditioning, Telstra cables and the kitchen has a Zip hot/cold water tap, insinkerator and rubbish compactor.