Hard to Find, Easy to Love

228 Papanui Road, Merivale - Christchurch City

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2 Car Spaces
Listing ID IL2289

This gracious character home offers “profile plus” located in the heart of the Merivale precinct. It has been recently refurbished to a high standard including new gib, new Eco Star tile roof, extensively rewired, well insulated and Rimu flooring.

Offering a supremely flexible floorplan, our sellers are currently using the property as a family home plus professional rooms. Downstairs features a spacious foyer, consulting room, reception / waiting area, plus generous open plan lounge / kitchen / dining area. Upstairs there are 3 bedrooms with ensuite off the master together with a separate bathroom and toilet, living room or alternate bedroom.

The 835sqm site provides on-site parking for 7 – 8 vehicles (including the garage) plus a sun drenched private deck and cottage garden.

The property location provides zoning for sought after schools including Christchurch Boys’ and Christchurch Girls’ High, Heaton Normal Intermediate, and Elmwood Normal Primary plus close proximity to private schools such as
St Andrews, St Margarets, Rangi Ruri, and Cathedral Grammar.

The “Commercial Core” zoning provides a multitude of potential uses including medical and other professions.

Moving onto their next chapter, our sellers are totally single minded in their determination to sell !

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Land Size 835 sqm
Tenure Freehold
Approx year built 1929
Property condition Excellent
Property Type House, Home & income
House style Character
Garaging / carparking Double lock-up, Auto doors (Number of remotes: 2), Off street, Free standing
Construction Weatherboard
Joinery Timber
Roof Tile
Insulation Walls, Floor, Ceiling
Flooring Carpet
Window coverings Drapes
Heating / Cooling Heat pump, Electric
Electrical TV points, TV aerial
Property Features Smoke alarms
Chattels remaining Blinds, Fixed floor coverings, Light fittings, Curtains, Drapes, TV aerial, Dishwasher, Waste Disposal, Range-hood, auto door opener and remote control, heat-pump x 3, 2 gas heaters, Gas hob, Alarm
Kitchen Modern, Dishwasher, Separate, Separate cooktop, Separate oven, Rangehood, Waste disposal, Pantry and Finished in Other (Stone)
Living area Separate dining, Formal lounge
Main bedroom Double and Walk-in-robe
Ensuite Separate shower
Bedroom 2 Double and Built-in / wardrobe
Bedroom 3 Single and Built-in / wardrobe
Additional rooms Office / study
Granny flat Separate
Main bathroom Separate shower, Exhaust fan
Laundry Separate
Views Urban
Aspect North, West
Outdoor living Entertainment area (Partly covered), BBQ area (with lighting), Deck / patio
Fencing Fully fenced
Land contour Flat
Grounds Landscaped / designer, Manicured
Water heating Gas
Water supply Town supply
Sewerage Mains
Locality Close to shops, Close to schools, Close to transport
Auction 01 May 2019
Open Home Dates & Times
  • Sunday 28 April 2:30pm - 3:15pm

Phil Holt

+64 274 330 319

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