Lifestyle Property for Sale

286 O'Carroll Road Maungakaramea, Whangarei District 0146

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  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 5 Cars
  • Building: 425m²
  • Land: 16 ha (41 acres)

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Lifestyle Property for Sale in Maungakaramea

Huge Solid Home, Carport, Shed and Cottage on 16 Hectares

  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 5 Cars
  • Building: 425m²
  • Land: 16 ha (41 acres)

Enticingly mysterious the rambling drive passes uncommon exotic flora, lily ponds and darting wild pheasants as you journey to the main residence, presiding over the estate from its commanding hilltop position.

Cupolas and Moorish inspired fretwork with high stud ceilings offer something daringly different set the theme for this stunning mansion of sound construction built in 2004 (CCC 2018). The entrance-way opens into a capacious lounge with snug, through to the dining and kitchen opening onto wrap around decks to enjoy the breathtaking views of the soaring hillside. A wide stairway leads down to an additional lounge or library. Symmetrically designed with two wings - master bedrooms with ensuites in each, additional double bedrooms, a study or 5th bedroom, main bathroom with separate toilet and a dedicated laundry. Would lend itself to being shared by extended family or run as an accommodation. The main house has been appraised for rent at $600.00 - $650.00 per week.

A four bay carport provides covered parking.

A short walk from the main house is the spacious one bedroom cottage, built in 1998 with kitchen and living in open plan style, bathroom, and laundry. Ideal for visitors, Air BnB or rent out for income.The cottage rental appraisal is $320.00 to $350.00 per week.

Close by is the 3 bay Rod Douglas half-round barn for parking and workshop and mezzanine storage.

Main Dwelling: 325m2, Carport: 102m2, Cottage: 97m2, Shed: 77m2 plus mezzanine:

The estate further includes a shade house and a potting shed. Fruit trees and a vegetable garden providing seasonal produce thrive in the fertile volcanic soil. The two paddocks of approximately two hectares each offer grazing.

Enjoy private walkways through the mature native forest- a notable landscape area - with streams, fantails, tuis and wood pigeons.

24 km to Whangarei city centre and only 4.1 km to Maungakaramea village with its local amenities, sports facilities and highly commended Maungakaramea school.

So much on offer here! Call today to view. Full property file available via email.

  • Family Room
  • Study
  • Electric Hot Water
  • Modern Kitchen
  • Openplan Kitchen
  • Open-Plan Dining
  • Separate Bathrooms
  • Separate WCs
  • Ensuite
  • Combined Lounge/Dining
  • Separate Lounge/Dining
  • Ceilings: Timber & Gib
  • Insulation: Ceiling & Walls
  • Joinery: Single Glazed
  • Good Interior Condition
  • Brick Base
  • Partially Fenced
  • Brick Exterior
  • Very Good Exterior Condition
  • Decking
  • Two Storey
  • Mixed Section Contour
  • Northerly Aspect
  • Bush Views
  • Rural Views
  • Tank Sewage
  • Tank Water
  • Above Ground Level
  • Cottage: Ply Clad With Colorsteel Roof
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Open Plan Kitchen/Dining/Lounge

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  • F/Floor Cover
  • Light Fittings
  • Drapes
  • Extractor Fan X 3
  • Shade House
  • Heated Towel Rail X 3
  • Rangehood
  • Gas Cooktop
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Pots By Driveway X 4
  • Ceramic Horse.

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16 ha / 41 acres


Garage + four bay carport + off street parking







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