Rural Lifestyle Property Property for Sale
- About this property
Lifestlyle Dwelling/Small Farm Block - PauaekeProperty ID RAG22918An opportunity to secure your own piece of Raglan paradise. Rural and private with glorious ocean views. This home sits high on the foothills of Mt Karioi, providing sweeping views of the Tasman Sea and the bush-clad mountain. A character cottage offering two bedrooms. Downstairs you are greeted by the warm interiors of rimu, polished pine and gorgeous recycled leadlight windows carefully sourced from historic houses and villas. A modern kitchen with walk-in pantry, bathroom and large main bedroom are downstairs. Upstairs is a mezzanine floor used as a second bedroom or study. Fully insulated and with a wood burner wetback and solar and gas hot water system, this property is warm and toasty. A deck, courtyard and covered garden loggia provide options for outside living in the summer, complete with a private plumbed outside bath for bathing under the stars.
The property has a 5 bay barn with built-in cabinets and workbenches - two with mezzanine floors, perfect for storing all your farm equipment. Two bays have been converted into private rooms, one with ensuite, perfect for extended family or explore the accomodation potential. There is also a utility space with bench, sink, washing machine and dryer.
The property is totally self-sufficient and completely off the grid. Two kilowatts of solar panels provide energy to the control centre which houses batteries and inverter. A 6 kilowatt Honda generator provides backup when necessary. The water supply is unlimited and sourced from the mountain spring behind the property. It is gravity fed around the farm to 7 water troughs and via a filtration system to the large holding tank on the property.
Other features include 3 acres of pine trees just waiting to be harvested; a mountain stream running along the boundary; small orchard and plant nursery; chicken and duck coops; lamb shelter; woodshed and fenced-off duck pond all situated on 15.9275 hectares. Too many features to list and too good not to view today!
ParkingMore Than Two, Lockup, Off Street Parking
InteriorOther Rooms Study / Sleep Out / Workshop Hot Water Electric / Gas Kitchen Standard Dining Openplan Bathroom Combined Bathrooms Stove Gas Bottled Interior Ceilings: Rimu / Insulation: Ceiling & walls / Joinery: single glazed Features Walk In Wardrobe Heating Gas / Kent Style Fire Lounge Combined Lounge Dining
ExteriorRoof Long Run Exterior Condition Very Good Views Harbour Sea Section Contour Mixed
ChattelsDrapes, Garden Shed, Stove, Garden shed, , Excluded Chattels: 2 red curtains in kitchen. Cabinet & cupboard in kitchen. All outside statues and sculptures.
OtherSolar power supplemented by 2 x 45kg gas bottles, wetback fireplace in winter + gas when needed.