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This grand villa for sale in Waiwhetu is a rare opportunity

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Like something from a bygone era, this grande dame is filled with beautiful character features and offers an unparalleled lifestyle


  • Address: 38 Tyndall Street, Waiwhetu, Lower Hutt City
  • Land Size: 7023 sqm
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Parking: 10

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Located on the boundary of the Eastern foothills reserve in the Hutt Valley, 20 minutes approximately from Wellington City, this large character residence presides over 7,023 sq m of lush park-like grounds and mature plantings.

Built in the early 1900s, this 650 sq m home offers spacious living options, very large bedrooms, a sun-drenched conservatory, huge basement, garaging, storage and attic space.

The home has many features including a large open entrance foyer with an impressive timber staircase and flooring throughout. There are also five ornate fire places, an impressive 12-foot stud ceiling height and sash windows – all lovingly restored to ‘as new’ condition.

The formal lounge and dining rooms can accommodate a very large family for all those Christmas functions and memorable family occasions. Additionally, there is a spacious family/media room for more casual living. The kitchen features a large central granite island with multiple cooking amenities and stunning lighting detail. A separate laundry room adjacent offers storage and access to the outdoors.

The four large double bedrooms are all located on the upper level – the generous master bedroom enjoys walk-in dressing room facilities and semi en-suite. The additional three spacious double bedrooms all offer built-in wardrobes, an additional en-suite and balconies to enjoy the magnificent garden vistas.

Sitting on a manageable 7,023 sqm site, with great sun, this home also has ample off-street parking for multiple vehicles. There is double internal access garaging and additional storage room, a workshop and rooms for future development – hobbies, nanny accommodation, additional living for extended family etc.

Seldom available, these sought-after grand properties enjoy the benefits of a bygone era lifestyle on the fringe of the city. This delightful family property won’t last long. Be quick for this one! Call Vanessa or Paul now to view.

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