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Oratia offers a distinct rural/urban edge, and nestled in the Oratia Valley, this sunbathed character 1930’s home and garden, is a true delight. The wide entrance gives only a glimpse of what this special home has to offer. The interior comprises 3 bedrooms, the Master being extra spacious and flowing onto a sunny decked area. The living is open plan with huge lounge dining and kitchen. There is a mix of carpet and native flooring in this fully insulated home. The ceilings have a high stud and the windows. Welcome the sun and light. The bathroom comprises a claw bath along with modern amenities.
Easy access from the living area takes you down to the gardens and Pagoda. Palms, Ferns, Shrubs Vines make this secret private garden a surprise. Bird life abounds, with Kingfisher Tui, Keruru, and Quail ever present. To the rear of the house is a freestanding double garage behind which is a large workshop/office/entertainment room, currently housing a Heritage “Oratia General Store”, a personal project and interest, containing an exceptional collection of vintage items and products, collected over a lifetime, some no longer in existence, that will bring back memories for many of us and amaze the younger generation.
A very special and unique place. Oratia District School is nearby. Parks and recreation all a few minutes drive. Driving distances are approximately 8 minutes to Titirangi Village or Glen Eden Town Centre, with the Rail Station, 12 minutes to Henderson Westfield Mall and 30 mins. off-peak to the CBD.
Oratia sits on the edge of the Waitakere Ranges Heritage Area, bridging metropolitan Auckland with the wild forests and beaches of West Auckland. First settled in the 1860’s Orchards, and Vineyards were planted, and the area was known as “The FruitBowl of Auckland”. C.V. is $840,000
The sign at the entrance says “Living in the Past”. It is now time for the owner to look to the future and allow another lucky family to enjoy this tranquil special lifestyle and special home.