This spectacular, spacious yet private 5 plus bedroom home with gated entry, is set on a landscaped and useable 2,127sqm overlooking a full size tennis court and pool complex. A once in a lifetime opportunity is on offer to secure a large family home in a prime Orakei Road location, completely renovated 5 years ago, with stunning views of the City skyline.The impressive entrance foyer leads to ample formal and informal living options, opening to covered terraces and a perfect setting for entertainment. There are spaces for all the family including the flexibility of a self contained area for teenagers, guests or a nanny. Close to top schools and zoned for AGS and EGGS, this gorgeous entertainer will allow your family to be settled for the foreseeable future and enjoy the lifestyle that this quality property offers.Garaging for up to 5 cars or toys, workshop or games area, along with carefully planned and maintained grounds, complement this spellbinding hideaway.If you would like to receive our fortnightly email, Talking Point, which includes new listings and current market news, please Click here or email your Remuera Agent, David Rainbow or Joneen Smith, and put PLEASE ADD ME TO YOUR EMAIL DATABASE in the subject line.ABOUT REMUERA:Remuera is conveniently located within easy driving distance of Auckland's CBD, the Domain, Hospital and Eastern Suburbs beaches. An eclectic mix of mainly old character homes and upmarket new homes makes it an attractive area that has been home to many of Auckland's most influential families since 19th century. Remuera is well regarded as a safe white collar suburb, and is commonly sought after by families who want their children to attend a wide selection of New Zealand's top public and private schools. A slow drive along expensive streets like Seaview Rd, Arney Rd and Victoria Ave gives visitors a taste of life at the top. Remuera's Library is a landmark building in the centre of a bustling strip of upmarket fashion and homewares stores, interspersed with a healthy dose of restaurants and cafes. Most of Remuera is located within the coveted Epsom Girls and Auckland Grammar School zones. Residents love the open green spaces and a large selection of parks, reserves and walking tracks. Remuera Shopping:Remuera village is well patronised by locals from the surrounding areas. The centre has an excellent range of shops from grocery stores, fruit and vege shop to stationers, banks, and travel agents. Speciality stores complement these essential shops. Remuera has a fantastic library housed in an historic building. Other services include several doctors' surgeries and specialists, as well as legal, accounting and secretarial services.Transport:Remuera is served by buses and taxis and has a train station.Eating Out:Remuera has a number of cafes and restaurants offering ethnic cuisine to contemporary New Zealand fare.