This grand five bedroom home, on an expansive 1030m freehold section, built circa 1918 is located in arguably Takapuna's most sought-after street. Just a short stroll to beautiful Takapuna Beach this fabulous architecturally designed home features a rendered double brick construction, an elegant sweeping driveway with charmingly landscaped gardens and a welcoming atrium style entrance and foyer. Gracious character filled formal living and dining areas on the ground floor feature oak wall panelling and polished oak floors. There is a sensational gourmet entertainer's kitchen with huge island and large informal dining room which both flow effortlessly to a private sunny swimming pool complex. Four generous bedrooms on the upper level and a fifth bedroom is located within the top storey with views back to Takapuna and the beach. Three beautifully tiled bathrooms (including ensuite), garaging for four cars and plenty of off street parking. Easy access to motorway for the CBD.