Luxury holiday accommodation with all inclusions.
Holding an historical landmark position, on over 3200m2 of terraced, landscaped gardens and situated high on the hilltop with expansive views over the Pacific Ocean and Brisbane Water, sits Oskars, a magnificent Tuscan style retreat and one of Killcares most iconic homes. Oskars is ideally positioned to capture year round sunlight and the most spectacular sunsets, just a few short minutes from Bells, the restaurants of Hardys Bay and the areas best beach, Killcare Beach.
Expertly extended and remodelled into a luxury coastal estatefrom the original cottage which was hand built by German adventurer Oskar Speck in the 1950s, this substantial residence is a testimony to artistic craftsmanship and offers complete privacy in the most serene and beautiful environment.
The house flows over two wings and includes a newly renovated self-contained contemporary garden apartment.
In the Main wing, the first floor contains the main living room and terrace, brand new kitchen with European designer appliances.Upstairs is the master bedroom suite with en-suite,built in wardrobe and a balcony that commands an elevated position with views across the magnificent gardens, the bay and stretching all the way down the coast from the Palm Beach Lighthouse to distant Manly.
On the ground floor is the garden apartment, which opens to a large private garden terrace. Able to be accessed internally or externally, the apartment features a spacious living room, gas fireplace, a fully equipped European kitchen, two bedrooms and two bathrooms with underfloor heating.
The South wing has a sumptuous TV/lounge room with gas fireplace, two large bedrooms, a bathroom, lavatory and kitchenette. Upstairs is a charming attic bedroom.
Large French doors open to paved courtyards and spacious balconies, capturing the panoramic views from every angle. A light-filled atrium creates an atmospheric space for intimate dinner parties and connects the two buildings in a unique fusion of old and new, melding to create one elegant structure.The stunning 25 metre azureinfinity edge pool with a heated spa have magnificent bay and ocean views to each side.
The magical gardens, designed by landscape architect Michael Cooke and lovingly maintained, attract a myriad of birdlife and are a passionate dedication to the propertys heritage. A stroll through the meandering paths uncovers numerous secluded spots to take in the expansive vistas or a chance to while away lazy afternoons enjoying the peace and serenity the gardens have to offer.
Ample grounds provide for up to four car parking spaces. A convenient 85minutes drivefrom Sydney or 25 minutes ferry ride from Palm Beach, this home is also a short distance to Killcare Beach, Marina and the scenic village of Hardys Bay. This remarkable residence offers a piece of Central Coast history that is truly unique, making it the ultimate place to escape to for a romantic weekend or family holiday retreat.
All linen and towels provided at this property.
- Air conditioning and heating throughout the property
- A new infinity edge pool
- Main house ground level consists of open plan kitchen, dining and lounge room, upstairs main bedroom and bathroom
- Lower level extension of main dwelling downstairs includes a living room, two bedrooms, two bathrooms and kitchen
- The original cottage consists of lounge room, kitchenette, bathroom and two bedrooms, upper loft room with bunk bed and single bed.
- Sony Bravia 65 Ultra HD LED LCD Smart TV
- Escea gas fireplace
- Neff, Miele and Billi kitchen appliances
3 x queen beds, 1 x king, 1 x double, 1 single, 1 x bunk bed.
Abseiling, Barbecue, Birdwatching, Bushwalking, Camping, Canoeing, Rock Climbing, Cooking, Diving, Driving, Fishing - Beach, Fishing - Charters, Flora, Fossicking, Golfing, Horseriding, Kayaking, National Park, Photography, Meditating/Relaxing, Sailing, Sightseeing, Snorkelling, Surfing, Surf Ski, Wind Surfing, Tennis, Marine Animal watching, Walking, Whale Watching.