OVERLOOKING THE NORTH ADELAIDE PARKLANDS AND THE CBD.
Stately Coach House - Floodlit North/South lawn tennis court - Sun-bathed heated swimming pool - Central outdoor year-round entertaining area - Substantial cellaring - Six car garaging
This magnificent residence, masterfully restored and tastefully refurbished, is beautifully balanced and ideally situated within established private botanic grounds of approximately 2,508sqm.
Built for South Australian Federalist Sir Josiah Symon, the residence invites living and entertaining on a grand scale, with its breathtaking architecture, exquisite craftsmanship, luxurious finishes and impressive formal and casual areas.
The warm family home cleverly combines the classic and contemporary, with its interior spanning approximately 800sqm over two impressive levels.
A stunning and gracious Ballroom is an amazing showpiece of turn of the century architecture, and is distinguished by its elegant original timber-panelled ceiling and walls.
Other formal areas include a bay-windowed Billiard Room, elegant Study/Library, spacious formal Sitting Room and grand, formal bay-windowed Dining Room, with significant marble fireplaces. All of the formal rooms look out to the delightful, low maintenance botanic gardens.
The spectacular and spacious informal areas include a superb large stainless steel commercial Kitchen and adjacent casual meals area, their ideal Westerly orientation providing natural light and warmth in the cooler months. They overlook and open to the lawn tennis court, heated tiled pool, and central covered entertaining deck with the charming Coach House as a backdrop.
The upstairs accommodation is exceptional, with six Bedrooms, a Study and a self-contained Nanny Suite. Four modern Bathrooms with the highest quality fittings service the formal and informal areas.
The grand bay-windowed Master Bedroom, overlooking the Parklands, boasts a very generous Dressing Room and Ensuite Bathroom with dual basins.
This elegant landmark family residence presents the perfect combination of historical elegance and modern luxury, with wonderful convenience and cosmopolitan lifestyle at its doorstep.
A rare opportunity to secure one of the State's most admired landmark residences, steeped in history and grandeur, with stunning modern facilities for entertaining and family enjoyment.
AGENT: JAMIE BROWN 0413 000 887