Prestige Property: 17 Truro Place, City Beach, WA
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Prestige Property: 17 Truro Place, City Beach, WA

A contemporary exercise in raw refinement.

By Terry Christodoulou
Fri, Aug 20, 2021Grey Clock 2 min

Located at the highest point of south City Beach comes this inspiring, Hillam architects designed residence atop an expansive 948sqm plot.

The striking, three-storey, 6-bedroom, 7-bathroom, 9-car garage residence is a bold architectural statement utilising a restrained palate of materials including a mixture of raw and polished concrete, natural stone and local hardwoods.

A yellow string bark pathway leads to a ground floor entry foyer which leads to the ground floor living, cabana, bedrooms and gym wing while showcasing the staircase replete with Jarrah hardwood steps and reo bar stair rods.

Upstairs to the first floor, the orientation of the living spaces is designed to absorb the views of the Indian Ocean. The flow continues into the kitchen, family living, butler’s pantry, herb garden, theatre room and connected alfresco entertainment space – alongside private access to the master suite.

The kitchen is fitted with a unique blend of aged chestnut and satin black timbers, concrete and porcelain worktops alongside designed appliances from Sub Zero, Wolf, Siemen and Miele.

The family living space retains the restrained aesthetic with chestnut timber cabinetry, textured concrete and stone mosaics decorating the space. The full-height glazing opens to the ocean views, pool area and balcony entertainment space.

Elsewhere on the first level sees the master suite which is replete with dressing room and an enormous master ensuite complete with a 7-metre long lightwell, Falper sinks and custom cut, bookmatched tiles.

Pietra Oscura Natural matte porcelain tiles ooze luxury across the main levels, with areas of underfloor heating, touch curtains and motorised blinds adding the long-list of mod-cons available.

The ground floor sees a granite alfresco area with pool, spa, and cabana zone as well as a large office enjoys.

Accommodation is providing in the form of three bedrooms that flow to the rear with combinations of ensuite, bathrooms and walk-in-robes while an additional guest suite is available here.

The basement sees yet another guest suite with walk-in-robe, and ensuite alongside a music room, cellar area, and a 9-bay parking garage.

The residence enjoys close proximity to Perth’s beaches, open air cafes while still being 10km from Perth’s CBD.

The listing is with Edison McGrath’s Christopher Dee (+61 413 133 499); POA. edisonmcgrath.com.au

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Open for inspection for the first time this Saturday, 24 Point Street Bulli offers rare absolute beachfront, with never-to-be-built-out north facing views of the ocean. Located on the tip of Sandon Point, this two-storey property is a surfer’s dream with one of Australia’s most iconic surf breaks just beyond the back wall.

On the lower floor at street level, there are three bedrooms and two bathrooms, including a family bathroom and an ensuite in the master suite. A fourth bedroom is on the upper floor, along with the main living area, and is serviced by its own bathroom. 

While this would make a spectacular holiday home, it is well equipped for day-to-day living, with a spacious gourmet kitchen and butler’s pantry set into the articulated open plan living area on the first floor. A separate media room to the street side of the property on this level provides additional living space. 

Every aspect of this property has been considered to take in the light and views, with high ceilings internally and spacious, north facing decks on both levels to take in views of rolling waves. If the pull of the ocean is irresistible, it’s just a 100m walk to feel the sand between your toes.

The house is complemented by a Mediterranean, coastal-style garden, while the garage has room for a workshop and two car spaces.

An easy walk to Bulli village, the property is a 20 minute drive from the major hub of Wollongong and just over an hour to Sydney.

 

Open: Saturday August 6 2pm-3pm Auction: Saturday September 3 Price guide: N/A but expected to exceed $5.3m paid in March for 1 Alroy Street 

Contact: McGrath Thirroul – Vanessa Denison-Pender, 0488 443 174