Sold 28/02/2012 Undisclosed
Illiac - Somers In The Hamptons - Absolute Beachfront
Iconic 'Hamptons' style Beach house, in a prized & tightly held elevated beachfront location. A rare opportunity in private cul-de-sac, with quiet , unspoiled beaches.
Step down through sculptured, coastal gardens to sand & sea at the bottom of the garden, in this magical, seaside hamlet. Enjoy the unique, eco-luxury lifestyle & abundant native flora & fauna, this secluded cove offers, all just 1 hr ex-Mel. & minutes from Point Leo SLC, Somers Yacht Club & the vineyards, restaurants and golf courses that the Mornington Peninsula is famous for.
Architect designed by Stephen Akehurst to international standards incl. cliff-top horizon pool, wrap around entertaining deck/BBQ pavilion with outdoor fireplace. Boathouse with kitchenette, WC/shower facilities, pergola & beachside alfresco dining/lawn/games area with a private jetty & steps to the beach. Light & airy , open plan living spaces with soaring ceilings & French doors opening onto deck. Californian timber beams and tongue & groove paneling throughout to suit the beachside vernacular.
Comprising: 4 BDRS, all with private decks, master suite with Wenge W.I.R., kitchen, dining & formal fireside dining. 2 Limestone bathrooms inc. contemporary free-standing bath, large laundry/mud room. Mezzanine Studio or 5th BDR with upper deck & spectacular views across Phillip Island to Seal Rock & The Nobbies & paneled study with French limestone fireplace.
Outstanding finishes & facilities, inc bespoke limestone kitchen, Miele appliances, English porcelain sinks & tapware. Recycled Black-Butt wide board floors, artisan dry-stone walling & 5 fireplaces throughout property. Western red cedar shingle roof, 3 car garage, attic storage, B & O sound system, central heating/air-con, security, electric gates, water tank, irrigation & garden lighting & marine grade fittings.
A seaside home built for the generations.
Wake up to the tranquil sounds of lapping waves-end the day with sunset, drinks, beachside or above it all on the pool deck, as you survey the bay & your panoramic, 180 sea-views to West Head on this rarely found waterfront property. It doesn't get better than this.
Contact; Michael Phoenix 0408 675 361
Land size: 1965m2 (approx)
FOR PRIVATE SALE
Inspection Strictly By Appointment