Hidden from the world in a private peaceful environment full of bird life, this lifestyle property lies at the end of a long driveway in popular Tamahere. It is cocooned in whispering solitude, has nature at every turn and enjoys a beautiful gully aspect. There is plenty on offer, including a large 264sqm country home. Thoughtfully designed for large scale living and entertaining, the home interacts with the outdoors through various exit points. Living areas, dining conservatory and central kitchen overlook the lush gully. Children and adults can enjoy their own social spots, take advantage of two offices, and relax in comfy bedrooms with sunny window seating. The larger office could be used as a fifth bedroom. Parents are treated to huge master wing which has room for lounging and outdoor access. A built-in ironing board and loft storage feature in the walk-in robe adjoining the ensuite. The main bathroom is a grand affair offering the luxury of a large spa bath, bidet, shower and toilet. A picturesque outlook makes kitchen work a pleasure. This extremely functional space has a gas hob, wall ovens, Bosch appliances and double dishwash drawers. Pitched ceilings add architectural interest and comforts include a woodburner (on wetback), heat pumps and ceiling fans. Generous storage features throughout. The country-sized laundry is great for a big family. A guest powder room and double garage round off this generous brick home. Ensconced in the grounds is a salt water swimming and outdoor entertainment complex. Fruit trees and berries flourish on the property and the grandkids have had a lot of fun playing in the big paddock. The vendors are downsizing and offer their family-friendly lifestyle haven to a new generation of owners. It lies close to Tamahere Model Country School, minutes from town, and in zone for Hillcrest education. School and public buses service the area.