3 Torresdale Road, Toorak
Arising from the quiet streetscape with a powerful presence, this French Provincial masterpiece by renowned Architect, Phillip Mannerheim has been crafted to the highest specification with world class finishes and state-of-the-art technology.
A wrought iron balustrade inspired by Petit Palais Museum in Paris complemented by a flaring geometrical staircase accentuates the sense of extravagance in the stately foyer entrance, leading into a grand family room overseen by a lavish kitchen/dining area dressed with Miele & Wolf appliances, a butler’s pantry incorporating a glass door crisper refrigerator, Calcatta Marble benchtops and splashbacks. An automatic sliding door integrates this expansive area with a sundrenched entertaining terrace featuring a glistening solar heated self-cleaning pool with the latest filtration system, an antique wall fountain, a custom bar with fridges and a built-in barbecue.
Venture further into the home and a voluminous formal lounge/dining room inspired by Frances Petit Palais has been painstakingly handcrafted with limestone walls with feature arch work, a French vaulted ceiling with a skylight and a handcrafted French chandelier adds elegance to the peaceful family retreat/library.
A generous collection of three bedrooms with walk in robes, and feature luxurious marble ensuites. The palatial master bedroom is graced with a glamorous dressing room with his & her walk-in robes. The study located downstairs offers the flexibility of a fourth bedroom option and has close access to the central bathroom.
The family will congregate for movie nights in the basement theatre room which has star light ceiling incorporation sensational 2000 star lights, projector system, fully equipped bar with an ice maker, double bar fridge, dishwasher and a climate controlled 440 bottle cedar wine cellar.
Further appointments include but is not limited to: A five car garage with an automatic turn table, lift, gym/rumpus room, powder room, bluestone driveway with automatic wrought iron gates, double glazed windows, 3500 litre underground water tank, extensive French gutter cornices throughout, handmade European Oak stained feature doors, French Oak Chevron floors, laundry with Miele appliances & an integrated drying cabinet, underfloor heating in bathrooms, extensive CCTV security system and a sophisticated integrated home automation system with a mobile application controls virtually every aspect of this contemporary property which stands at the forefront of technological innovation.
Located within moments of Toorak Village, Kooyong Village, Heyington Station, Toorak Primary School, St Kevin’s College and St Catherine’s School, this is one of Toorak’s most spectacular properties to hit the market.
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