‘Claremont’ A Trophy Home of Classic Elegance With Harbour Views, Pool and Studio
'Claremont' 1 Bennett Avenue Darling Point
4 bed | 4 bath | 1 carView | Saturday 10:00am-10:45am By Appointment
An elegant residence in a tranquil blue-ribbon position, ‘Claremont’ is a grand c1910 plantation style residence with heated pool, sun-drenched gardens, spacious alfresco entertaining areas and versatile separate studio. Spanning three levels with views across Rushcutters Bay and Elizabeth Bay to the city skyline, Harbour Bridge and Opera House, ‘Claremont’ is a rare offering in an elite neighbourhood with 250 metre (approx.) stroll to harbourfront Yarranabbe Park.
Immaculately maintained and updated for indoor-outdoor living by architect Michael Suttor as well as firm Tonkin Zulaika Greer, the home combines traditional and contemporary styles with a spacious double-size living area, dining area (seating 10 people) and family area - all flowing outdoors to the garden and pool. The entry level also features a granite and ash timber Gaggenau/Miele gas kitchen (with sunny breakfast nook), wide entry hall, powder room and stairs to the basement laundry, wine cellar and garage.
Upstairs are a huge master bedroom (with dressing area, ensuite, wide balcony with panoramic views), second double bedroom (with built-in wardrobes and ensuite), third double bedroom (with built-in wardrobes and adjacent sunroom) and another bathroom, while the open-plan top level includes fourth double bedroom, living zone, study, storage and view balcony. The gracious and timeless interiors feature soaring ceilings, polished timber floors, marble fireplace, air conditioning, multi-room intercom system and security system.
With DA approval for a separate self-contained one-bedroom apartment, the dual-level garden building currently features a studio/home office and terrace on the upper level, and a covered alfresco area and bathroom at garden level. Enjoy a prestigious lifestyle with a short stroll to harbour parklands, CYCA, marinas and minutes to excellent schools, Double Bay village, Edgecliff shops/trains and the city.
Grand freestanding family home on a level block in an exclusive enclave
Views to Rushcutters Bay, Elizabeth Bay, city, Opera House, Harbour Bridge
Sun-filled garden with alfresco entertaining area and gas heated pool
Secure remote controlled garage with direct internal access
Close to schools, Double Bay, Edgecliff and 10 minutes to the city