An Elegant Escape

71 Winchester Street, Merivale - Christchurch City


Property ID: PI66529

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Beautifully designed and immaculately presented, this magnificent post earthquake home represents the finest of executive living in a blue-chip location. Zoned for sought-after schools, including Elmwood, Heaton, Boys' High, Girls' High and Burnside High, and within strolling distance of Merivale Village and Hagley Park, a superior contemporary lifestyle is yours to savour - sweetened by the knowledge that you'll be returning home to this luxurious retreat.

Enjoying the supreme privacy of a rear section with private driveway, the home is set in stunning, landscaped grounds that offer magical spaces for outdoor entertaining and relaxation. Spacious open-plan casual living (with gas fire) and dining spill out to a sunny terrace. The well-appointed kitchen alongside will delight even the keenest entertainer, with induction cooktop, scullery and island breakfast bar finished in acrylic solid surface. A cleverly positioned study nook is perfect for homework or home office. There's separate formal dining too, and an elegant separate lounge also opens to the main terrace - and to an enchanting outdoor sitting area. An additional living space upstairs adds welcome flexibility for families. Palatial and light, the master bedroom boasts WIR and tiled en suite, a guest bedroom with en suite and two more double bedrooms share a chic family bathroom. a separate laundry and triple internal-access garage complete this superb package.

This magnificent home offers an exceptional lifestyle in a high-calibre location. Don't miss the opportunity to make it yours - contact the agent without delay!

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Property Information

Property Type


Property Features

Security system, Smoke alarms, Vacuum system, Other (Fibre, Novo sound system in multiple areas)


Tray roof and rubber membrane



Property condition


House style

Executive, Contemporary, Other (Architect Dennis Winter)

Garaging / carparking

Three plus car garaging with drive through, Off street parking, Internal access, Auto doors (Number of remotes: 2)


Specalisied concrete panel cladding and cedar


Aluminium, Double glazing


Walls, Floor, Ceiling


Carpet, Tiles and Timber

Window coverings

Drapes, Shutters, Blinds

Heating / Cooling

Other (Gas Fire, Heating (water pipes in slab heated by heat pump), Heated Mirrors (x3), Heat pump (x2), Under tile bathrooms (x3))


Satellite dish, TV points, TV aerial, Phone extensions, Smart wiring

Chattels remaining

Blinds, Fixed floor coverings, Light fittings, Rangehood, Waste disposal, Garage Door Remote, Curtains, Drapes, Dish drawers (Fisher & Paykel), Induction cooktop (Bosch), Oven (Bosch), Convection Oven (Bosch), Fridge/Freezer Double Door (Fisher & Paykel), Washing Machine (Bosch), Clothes dryer condenser (Bosch), Gas fire, Heated mirrors (x3), Heatpump (x2), Undertile heating in bathrooms, Electric gate, Speakers x13 (ceiling, 1 wall, 1 floor), External Speakers (x4), Downstairs TV, Amp, Novo sound system, Heated towel rail (x3).


Designer, Modern, Open plan, Dishwasher, Separate cooktop, Scullery, Separate oven, Rangehood, Double sink, Breakfast bar, Pantry and Finished in Stainless steel and Other (Acrylic solid surface)

Living area

Open plan, Formal lounge, Separate living, Separate dining, Formal dining

Main bedroom

Double, Built-in-robe and Walk-in-robe


Separate shower

Bedroom 2

Additional Info (Downstairs. En-suite: Separate shower, under tile heating, heated mirror, heated towel rail and exhaust fan.), Double and Built-in / wardrobe

Bedroom 3

Additional Info, Double and Built-in / wardrobe

Bedroom 4

Additional Info (Double & WIR)

Main bathroom

Bath, Separate shower, Exhaust fan






Urban, Private



Outdoor living

Entertainment area (Partly covered and Paved), Clothesline, Garden, BBQ area (with lighting and with power)


Fully fenced

Land contour



Landscaped / designer, Manicured, Other (Debbie Rimmer Landscape Design)

Water heating

Electric, litres: 350 & 45 (under bench in kitchen)

Water supply

Town supply




Close to transport, Close to shops, Close to schools

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items excluded

Garden Pots, Gun Safe, Safe in Main Bedroom, Bull Rush Garden Feature, Bench Seat, Spa (negotiable)

Cameron Bailey
Cameron Bailey

P03 352 6166

M027 555 7079