Nor West News : September 8th 2011
7 NOR-WEST NEWS, SEPTEMBER 8, 2011 Classic bungalow beautifully restored The charm of a classic Californian bungalow can be found at 11 Duke St, where a tasteful makeover has preserved the best of the original features. Polished timber floors, high ceilings, leadlights, bay windows and French doors highlight this Riverhead home, while its modern amenities include gas fire in the lounge and DVS. Built in the 1920s, the house features a spacious front porch with a big double bedroom by the front entrance. The lounge has picture windows looking out to the pool and rural views. Open plan with the dining area, the modern kitchen has a dishwasher and solid timber cupboards and drawers - and plenty of them, plus ample bench space. The dining area has french doors out to the big sun- drenched deck that leads to the pool area. The main bedroom is huge, with french doors to the deck, king size walk-in wardrobe and en suite. The third double bedroom has a study attached, the renovated bathroom is fully tiled, and the laundry has plenty of storage. The double garage includes a rumpus - or office, studio or sleepout - and there are two water tanks. In a cul de sac backing onto rural land, the property comprises 1975 square metres of level grounds featuring mature hedges for privacy, fruit trees and palms. On the market at $650,000, 11 Duke St can be viewed at the open homes 10.30- 11.30am Saturday and Sunday. For further information, phone Harcourts Kumeu agents Ron Irwin or Marg Collins on 412 7666 business, 027 240 8599 or 021 403 233. N thW t N North West Local Riverhead identity Ron Irwin is working alongside his sister Marg Collins to find a buyer for this house who will love it and the district as much as the previous owners have. Remember if it's Real Estate in Riverhead it's Ron Irwin you should call first. Riverhead is a sought after place to be, especially with the recent opening of the new motorway connections to North Shore and Auckland making travel times so much easier. A major attraction in Riverhead is clearly "The Riverhead" which is gathering awards for excellence on the re-development of the hotel, and just signifies the desirability of the area.
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