One of Sydney's most sought after deep-waterfront trophy homes designed in 1868 by architect â€˜Thomas Rowe' set on approximately 3,326sqm of sprawling park-like grounds. Rich in history, a harbourside estate grand in scale and an imposing historically significant Victorian Italianate sandstone manor.First class boating facilities include a private sea pool, boathouse, jetty for water vessel drop off and pick up, and three deep water moorings. A Moreton Bay Fig frames the most spectacular uninterrupted panoramic northerly Sydney Harbour views to the Manly skyline and beyond.Traditional two-story layout of stately proportions with up to eight bedrooms, including a private master wing, and two studies or dressing rooms. Fully self-contained two-bedroom live-in caretakers flat and former stables transformed into home offices with a custom wine cellar. Grand formal and casual entertaining rooms, soaring ceilings, glass-embraced sunroom, two chef's kitchens.Preserved classic details - soaring ceilings, bay windows, slate roof, turned timber staircase, original marble fireplaces. Double garaging with internal access, second driveway with an abundance of guest parking within the courtyard. Privately and tightly held in the exclusive â€˜Elizabeth Bay Loop' moments to Beare Park, Elizabeth Bay Marina, CBD, Opera House and Sydney's best restaurants.Exceptionally rare freestanding house in Elizabeth Bay - one of its largest landholdings.Inspections by Private Appointment.Floor Plan on request.