It’s been on a number of actuality TV reveals and the design was impressed by a mixture of Michelangelo, Cher and the movie Gone with the Wind however now one of many Hills district’s most vibrant mansions is because of begin a brand new chapter.
The mansion generally known as Longuevue has hit the market as a mortgagee in possession sale and can go up for public sale in November.
No worth information has but been printed for the property however the 5 acre (2Ha) land allotment and almost 2000sqm of inside floorspace recommend it may promote for above the $6.66 million document sale within the suburb.
Described as an “architectural masterpiece”, the outside of the home has a Georgian-theme reported to be a up to date tackle the enduring plantation home featured in Gone with the Wind.
The home was depicted within the 1939 traditional movie as the house of protagonist Scarlett O’Hara. That home, inbuilt 1836, is positioned on the outskirts of Atlanta, Georgia within the deep south of the USA.
Contained in the Kenthurst home is a ballroom and theatre room, together with a labyrinth of rooms unfold throughout two ranges and a number of wings.
Promoting agent Ben Jobberns of Guardians Realty mentioned the home is so giant that it took almost a day to attract up a map of the floorplan.
The entrance door is nestled behind a row of Greek-style pillars and opens to a grand lobby with a golden staircase, extra columns and chandeliers.
Paintings has been painted on the ceiling above the eating room as a nod to Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel in Vatican Metropolis.
There may be additionally an uncommon dome mentioned to be a duplicate of a characteristic in one in every of singer Cher’s US houses.
The kitchen is likely one of the largest rooms and has a cool room hooked up, together with a walk-in butler’s pantry.
The primary bed room has his and her walk-in wardrobes and a deluxe ensuite.
Mr Jobberns mentioned the house was breathtaking and he anticipated it to promote to a household searching for an escape from the internal metropolis.
“Demand for govt acreages has been very robust currently,” he mentioned. “Extra individuals are in search of area, they need one thing extra.”
Among the different acreage options embrace a full-size tennis courtroom, self-contained studio condominium, swimming pool and landscaped gardens.
The home was featured on the 2018 season of My Kitchen Guidelines as an “elimination home” that judges Pete Evans and Manu Feildel referred to as their residence. The proprietor was paid $1500 per day for movie crews to be on the property, in line with media experiences on the time.
Property information confirmed the house was just lately listed up for lease at $3800 per week.
The very best worth for an acreage in Kenthurst was the $6.66 million paid for a seven-bedroom home on Annangrove St in 2017.