- House of the week
- Sutton Forest
- 7943 Illawarra Highway
- Agent: Richardson & Wrench Bowral
- Contact: Michael Maloney
- Phone: 0414 482 150
- Inspect: By Appointment
Once-in-a-while a special property is offered for sale -‘Kooyong’ is such an estate. Featuring a grand, Richard Rowe-designed home that connects across multiple levels to the outside vista of the Michael Bligh-designed garden. The gently rolling, 125 grazing acres is suitable for cattle or horses.
This property is ideal for stylish living, with a marvelous entertaining area. The expansive outdoor spaces feature a fireplace, tennis court plus a lake with a folly.
Constructed of brick and render, this charming four-bedroom home exudes character. It features high ceilings, French doors, an iron roof, open fireplaces, wrap-around verandahs and magical outdoor entertaining areas, all spread over one level.
A north-facing, open-plan, expansive room contains a custom-built kitchen with walk-in pantry overlooking dining and lounging space with open fireplace. Additional living spaces include wet bar, media room, study and separate lounge room with open fireplace.
All five bedrooms have ensuites. There is a double-garage and carport with a self-contained apartment above it, just perfect for your many visitors.
There are steel cattle yards, nine dams and fenced paddocks as well as a bore that feeds the decorative lake.
The property is set in a picturesque environment with stone walls and mature gardens. ‘Kooyong’ is a unique property with scenic surrounds just 20 minutes drive from Bowral.