Timeless Elegance and Classical Beauty
118 Papatahi Road, South Wairarapa.
Privately tucked away in one of South Wairarapa's finest locations, the exquisite Papatahi Homestead has been crafted and re-crafted using only the finest materials, The outcome is a masterpiece where the architect has skilfully added to this magnificent heritage home and element of timelessness, safeguarding the property for future generations.
Entering this home one cannot help but feel a sense of arrival. Attention to detail is evident at every turn, The very best of New Zealand heritage has been cultivated with sophisticated European design elements seldom seen,
With grand reception rooms to entertain and private chambers suited for more intimate affairs, both formal and informal affairs are a delight. Accommodations occupying the first floor are spacious, beautiful and offer delightful views over the parklike grounds and lake Wairarapa. A large country kitchen provide for open plan dining and informal meals. French doors into the garden turn family meals into picnics where you can enjoy the pleasures of the wonderful Wairarapa weather.
The park, a hallmark of early New Zealand homesteading, overlooks the lake with sweeping lawns and an abundance of flower beds blending seamlessly into this stunning countryside. Also located with in the 6 hectares of grounds is a separate cottage for guest or staff requirements and a number of outbuildings.
The internationally renowned Martinborough vineyards are a few minutes drive away and the magnificent and wild Palliser bay coast with its fabulous surf beaches, just down the road. An easy commute to Wellington city and the international airport is just over an hour, either by road or train. Understated elegance, classical beauty and modern convenience make Papatahi Homestead an obvious choice for discerning buyers.
Land Area: 6 Hectares/two titles
House sqm: 670
Informal open plan Dining/kitchen
Additional small two bedroom cottage