• Contemporary two-storey executive home
• Panoramic coastline and mountain range views
• Mature rural holding with private rainforest
• Eco-friendly fully automated and air-conditioned
• Refrigerated wine cellar, outdoor spa and fire pit
• Completely self-sustained power and water
• On-site orchard with tropical and citrus varietals
• Rustic one-bedroom guest cabin
• 20 mins from Port Douglas
It is challenging to imagine a property offering more seductive views than those enjoyed by Mount Somerset, in beautiful Far North Queensland.
Nestled on an elevated 76 hectares (190 acres) of pristine land close to the Great Barrier Reef and Daintree National Park, this immaculately presented south-east facing property has been purposefully positioned to drink in spectacular views over the Coral Sea, nearby rural townships – including Port Douglas – and the majestic mountain ranges beyond.
Designed and built by the high profile vendor, the newly constructed three-bedroom, three bathroom master residence is a contemporary executive-style home set over two-storeys.
With 470m2 of internal and external living space, the home is of the highest quality with light-filled, glass bordered interiors designed to make the most of the property’s impressive coastline backdrop out one side and the peaceful tranquillity of the nearby mountain ranges, rainforests and their assortment of flora and fauna on the other.
A generous open plan gourmet kitchen boasts all expected conveniences while the bar, dining room and living zones open onto 60sqm entertaining decks front and back via floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors. Each one of the trio of oversize bedrooms comes complete with ensuites and walk-in robes. Other key amenities include a refrigerated 1,200-bottle wine cellar, outdoor spa, guests powder room, wood fired pizza oven, fire pit and double lockup garage with additional storage.
With advanced home automation and in-built entertainment, communication and security systems this impressive residence allows you to make the most of all modern conveniences while minimising your environment courtesy of the self-sustainable dual solar battery banks and solar roof panelling.
The property also has 100,000 litre rainwater storage tanks, filtered to the kitchen, as well as on-site septic system. There are automated security gates ensuring complete privacy.
Presenting the perfect opportunity for a luxurious tropical lifestyle or to holiday rent at the top end of the market if so desired, the sale of the property comes with a raft of inclusions the likes of which feature a rustic one-bedroom cabin with enclosed lounge room and outdoor kitchen, a Toyota 4WD landcruiser, almost 5kms of well maintained gravel driveways and walking trails, a mature fruit orchard with mangoes, avocados, lychees, pawpaw and six citrus varieties and further development potential in the form of large cleared areas perfect for the construction of an additional dwelling, swimming pool, tennis court, heli-pad and / or gymnasium.
Located near the township of Miallo just 20 minutes from the delightful resort town of Port Douglas.
To arrange an inspection of this sophisticated property bursting with potential, contact Nicolette van Wijngaarden on 0411 144 877.