This superbly designed masonry home was crafted by Simon Carnachan and epitomises his architectural brief to create a "sensation of living without walls". A truly unique and spectacular position overlooking some of New Zealand's most scenic water vistas across the Mahurangi Coast to Kawau Island and the Coromandel beyond. Superbly positioned on 5.3 hectares of north facing New Zealand native bush and pasture, this luxurious residence offers the ultimate lifestyle, with more than 350mÂ² of spacious living. Four bedrooms, three bathrooms, two offices and large living rooms that cater for both formal and informal entertaining with unparalleled indoor-outdoor flow. The kitchen will delight with granite bench tops and all the modern appliances you could wish for. All the bedrooms have built in wardrobes and the master has a dressing room, spa bath and generous shower. There is a self contained guest suite with its own entrance and patio ideal for visitors to relax. The double garage has mezzanine storage and a workshop with a covered walkway between the garage and home. This private sanctuary with ancient Pohutukawa and Puriri trees is only five minutes to beaches, regional park and 20 minutes north of Albany with buses to private schools.