Seldom does a property strike such a brilliant balance of luxury, sophistication, space and lifestyle. However this astounding home designed by Grouse Fleming Bates Architects working from a brief influenced by luxury hotels, absolutely achieves this.
Positioned in one of the most exclusive and prestigious streets in Toorak and set on 16, 400 sq ft (approx.), the five bedroom, five bathroom residence boasts stunning hand cut Limestone exterior, rare Collomindina marble and solid Jarrah timber throughout the interior, glass floor and ceiling centrepiece throughout each level, and a unique curved design that creates superb space.
The exceptional marble entrance introduces the superb formal living and formal dining space - beautifully finished with hand woven pure wool carpets and hand sewn silk curtains - and the outstanding marble floor executive office overlooking the beautiful entrance gardens.
The brilliantly proportioned living zone encompasses kitchen with adjoining butler's kitchen, Miele ovens and dishwasher, perfectly complimented by marble bench tops and island bench - truly a gastronomic nirvana. Floor to ceiling windows in the family dining area provide striking views of the serene rear garden. Similar views are also enjoyed from the relaxing casual family room and garden room, offering gas fire place and exceptional functionality with bi-fold doors creating privacy. Joining these outstanding areas is the well-appointed formal family living room, serving to complete an open and grand living zone.
The palatial main bedroom takes luxury to another plane. Raised level Jarrah flooring holds the bed and reading/study corner, while a lower level lounge is complete with gas fire place and mounted television set. The stunning dressing room finished with Jarrah and marble is matched only by the phenomenal marble en suite, complete with dual vanity and in ground spa bath.
Balcony views of the rear gardens connect the fourth bedroom with third and fifth (both boasting spacious walk in robes and marble en suites), while the second bedroom showcases east views of the entrance gardens, expansive dressing room and marble en suite.
The luscious landscaped rear garden remains ever green with water tank collection, and showcase a gorgeous pool and spa with adjoining terrace, tranquil green lawns, and offers peace and privacy with beautiful hedges and soaring trees.
Additional features of this remarkable offering includes a sprawling rooftop terrace with glass lookout taking in rare views of the city skyline, an underground level comprising home cinema, maid's quarters with main laundry and additional kitchen, lift access to each level, and 21 zone air conditioning and heating climate system, three phase power, and secure intercom entrance.