Offered for the first time in over 60 years, encompassed by exquisitely landscaped gardens in one of Bellevue Hill's most prestigious and tightly held street. This grand family home is an oasis of peace, privacy and tranquility. Set upon a sunny 858sqm approx. corner block capturing elevated views across Double Bay and Bellevue Hill to Sydney's iconic city skyline.Upon entry, an impressive entrance hall foyer boasts high ceilings, decorative cornices and travertine paved floors. Generously proportioned interiors, spanning one expansive level, lend themselves to large scale family living and entertaining. An elegant formal sitting room opens onto a sun-washed alfresco terrace directly overlooking the salt water pool, capturing leafy views across Double Bay to the City Skyline. This gracious family home enjoys an open plan eat-in kitchen adjoining a sunroom/informal dining room, a separate formal dining room, plus a relaxing informal lounge with open fireplace and a good size study/5th bedroom.Accommodation comprises of four spacious bedrooms, including a large master retreat with marble ensuite bathroom, all with built-in robes and extending onto a private and sun-drenched courtyard garden, plus an additional family bathroom and separate powder room.On the lower level, with independent, as well as internal access, a versatile space, ideal for a teenage retreat/nanny's quarters or storage, bathroom, laundry and extensive wine cellar opening directly onto a covered poolside outdoor entertaining terrace.Additional attributes to this magnificent home include; double garage with internal access reverse-cycle air-conditioning, plantation shutters and ample storage. Enjoy as is or explore the potential to add a second storey and create your dream family home in this blue-ribbon setting (STCA).Exclusively located in one of Bellevue Hill's most desirable streets, within walking distance of Double Bay shopping village, Sydney's finest schools, restaurants, cafes, Redleaf Beach and transportation.