Days Bay

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Buyer Enquiry From $745,000
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Land Area: 506m² approx

Sun, Views, Privacy & Potential

The launch of this home for sale offers a spectacular opportunity to live with sunshine, shelter, privacy and uninterrupted views in sought after Days Bay. Add to that list 'uncannily sheltered' and you begin to realise this is a very special spot. The beach, parks, cafes and restaurants are a few minutes walk away, as is the East West Ferry terminal. Forget the car and enjoy the 20 minute ride to Wellington city.. The 1960s character home, set across two levels, is accessed via a short path down from the road. There is plenty of scope for value-add improvement but it is eminently habitable in the meantime. Dream home, dream location - buy now, start planning and make that dream come true!

A short walk down a floral edged path brings you to the front entrance hall with a pretty lead light window and excellent coats cupboard. Turn to the left for a truly awe inspiring view.

A well proportioned room with freshly polished timber floorboards. The panoramic harbour view is simply stunning. Fling open the big ranch sliders to enjoy your sunny, sheltered deck all year round. An open fire and heat pump will keep you cosy on the cooler days. Tui and Kereru will delight you as they enjoy the bush setting. Handy shelving and a cabinet are concealed behind the stained glass stairway door when it is open.

1. Could there be a better view to behold every morning? And at night, the lights of the cruise ships, city and hill suburbs opposite provide an enchanting image as you tuck in to a night of sweet dreams. This is a large room, on the lower floor, with two double fitted wardrobes and two sets of French doors providing direct access to the deck.

2. A double, also downstairs. with access to the lower deck and a superb harbour view. Fitted wardrobe.

The downstairs bedrooms have excellent year round afternoon and evening sun. Further heat, when required, is provided by a heat pump in the hallway.

3. On the living floor, a double with direct access to the deck and fabulous views. Polished timber floor.

1. The family bathroom is located downstairs. There is a shower over the bath, plus an extractor fan and heated towel rail. There are two fitted cabinets.

A second toilet is conveniently located upstairs, within the laundry.

Upstairs, opposite the front door. .The second W.C and a linen cupboard containing the hot water tank are also in the laundry.

Open plan to maximise the cook's enjoyment of the view, the kitchen is original, but spacious and serviceable. A skylight captures the early morning light. The dining room enjoys the same panoramic view as the lounge via French doors between the two spaces and virtually floor to ceiling glazing to the front. There is direct access to the deck which spans the west facing elevation of the property.

With the property nestling on a hill, your gardening commitment is limited to trimming trees and managing borders. Decking extends across the front of the property on both levels, providing excellent outdoor living with the best ever view. Enjoy the changing vista of cruise ships, ferries, planes and so much more. The bird life and birdsong are enchanting. These decks are the perfect spot for your morning coffee, your nightcap and everything in between. Relax and restore - simply wonderful!

The existing garage is at the top of the property, located on council land. Use of the land is granted through an Encroachment Licence. New owners can apply to Hutt City Council to take over the licence. An annual fee applies. **Note that the garage is deemed unsafe for vehicles in its current condition**

This home has good storage. An old shed is located along the pathway to the house. Inside, there is a large linen cupboard in the laundry, a coats cupboard in the entrance hall and a cabinet/shelving unit in the lounge.

Muritai School (incl. intermediate), Hutt Valley High School. Wellesley College, a private School for Boys (inc. intermediate) is located approximately three minutes walk away.

Open fire, 2 Heat Pumps, Eco Panel.

Floor, Ceiling.

Kim Slessor
Kim Slessor
Sales Consultant
Mobile: 027 230 3328