10 Duckworth Place, Naturaliste WA 6281

Naturaliste, WA, Busselton-Dunsborough & Surrounds
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Luxury Escape - "The Jewel of the Cape"
Situated high on the northern side of exclusive Mt Duckworth and midway between the iconic beachside resorts of Yallingup and Dunsborough, this property offers 360 degree views of the Indian Ocean and National Park around to Geographe Bay and Mt Duckworth.

The "Jewel of the Cape" is one of the very few places in Australia to watch the sun both rise and set over ocean vistas from the comfort of your rooftop entertaining terrace.

The Home:
This architect designed entertainer's luxury retreat with expansive rooftop terrace offers panoramic views across its 6.7437ha (16.66ac) of land to the Indian Ocean in the West and Geographe Bay to the East.

The home offers the following features:
• Entering via Duckworth Place, curved granite entry walls with substantial elegantly designed galvanised steel double gates leading you through the 1ac vineyard of established Shiraz grapes,
• Winding bitumen driveway leading up to 4 car secure garage,
• A formal entry via one of three private walled courtyards providing tranquil lush green outdoor entertaining spaces protected from Summer & Winter winds,
• 5 large bedrooms and 3 bathrooms including 2 luxury ensuites with heated floors and one master WIR/dressing room,
• Home is divided into family and guest wings with a large lounge room for each wing separated by luxurious dining room overlooking the northern courtyard and pool,
• 6m x 12m resort style pool with surrounding timber decking and glass balustrading,
• 2 large gas fires in each lounge built into 3m high architectural granite fireplace surrounds,
• Large gas BBQ built into granite outdoor kitchen with surrounding jarrah timber seating deck,
• Formal lounge, kitchen & casual dining area opens via bi-fold doors to the grassed northern courtyard pool area, whilst affording expansive Indian ocean views from lounge and kitchen to the west,
• Library with built-in black lacquer bookcases and bi-fold doors opening out to tranquil pond with lush green plantings throughout your 15m x 15m private southern courtyard with dining pergola,
• Kitchen opens out to a large oval timber breakfast deck on the western side of the home, affording ocean views,
• Large guest lounge and bedrooms overlook the grassed eastern courtyard with mature trees and native plantings,
• 6m x26m (156sqm) cool white travertine rooftop terrace with 6m x 8m dining pavilion. Glass balustrading and low level lighting allows for panoramic 360 degree views to Yallingup in the west and Dunsborough, Busselton and Bunbury to the east,
• Cloakroom, storeroom and small cellar under main roof,
• White travertine stone and jarrah timber floors with stylish wallpapers and paintwork throughout the home,
• 3 x 135,000 litre water tanks and 2 x 90,000 litre tanks connected to local community bore water and rainwater collection from all rooftops,
• Lush green, 7 year established expansive gardens and grassed areas protected from fauna and winds by courtyard walls and reticulated from generous tank water supply,
• 200 tree 14 year old established olive grove,
• 3 x reverse cycle air-conditioning units and 2 x reverse cycle split systems offering climate control throughout the home,
• Tranquil mood lighting throughout the home & gardens including all courtyards with halogen and external floodlighting.

The Property:
Being Sussex Lot 2 on Plan 22559 and being the whole of the Land in Certificate of Title Volume 2129 Folio 61 of 6.7437 Ha (approx 16.75ac).

The property is located near to the top of Mt Duckworth (behind Yallingup) and has areas of well drained sandy soils with large stands of native trees planted on boundaries and native Peppermint trees in groves throughout the Estate.

Although irrigation is in place, neither the 14 year old 1 ac Shiraz vineyard nor the mature 200 tree olive grove require ongoing watering. The vines are also protected by vermin proof fencing and are of a maturity requiring relatively little maintenance.

The 3 x 135,000 litre steel and 2 x 90,000 litre concrete water tanks are connected to the local community bore water system and are further charged through winter via rainwater collection from all rooftops.

The Mount Duckworth Community Association Inc supplies water to these tanks from a community bore near the bottom of Mt Duckworth hill. This system is maintained via modest community rates. The purchaser of the Estate will be required to join the Association and be responsible for its annual levy.

Don't miss this Rare Opportunity:

This 16.75 acre secluded estate offers the ultimate in luxury retreat living at an asking price substantially below replacement value, with "all the hard work done" including establishment of expansive courtyards, gardens & trees.

Walk in, Relax and Enjoy !!
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Property Details

General Features

  • Property Type: House
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 3

Louis De Chiera

Stocker Preston

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10 Duckworth Place Naturaliste, WA, 6281
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