5 Northern Rivers mansions you'd love to own
YOU may not be able to afford to buy one, but at the very least you can take a look inside some of the most luxurious mansions for sale on the Northern Rivers.
MAGNIFICENT RESORT STYLE ESTATE
246 Martins Lane, Lennoz Head
PRICE: Over $4.9 million
DETAILS: Nestled on 40 spectacular acres between Ballina and Byron Bay, you will find the absolute best of Northern NSW. A truly luxurious homestead that offers peaceful countryside living, just ten minutes from Lennox Head's Seven Mile Beach and the famous tee tree scented waters of Lake Ainsworth - Paperbark
BEACHSIDE HOME WITH DESIGNER INTERIOR
25 Banzai Street Kingscliff NSW 2487
DETAILS: Showcasing a sophisticated use of architectural elements within a contemporary beach house design is this four-bedroom home just metres from the sands of Kingscliff beach.
The minimalist look of polished concrete flooring, spacious zones and stainless-steel louvres combines seamlessly with contemporary beach house aesthetics of soaring glass, fresh white walls, natural light, cross-flow ventilation and a coherent integration with styled outdoor spaces. This climate responsive house utilises the natural elements of it's beachside location.
COUNTRY LIVING AT ITS BEST
20 Newells Rd, Main Arm
DETAILS: Tucked away at the end of a quiet country lane is a 12.27ha (30 acres) quality property boasting many attributes. Lush paddocks, forest backdrop, spring fed dam and some of the best escarpment and rural views in Byron Shire. A large two storey timber home sits on an elevated knoll with covered verandahs all round to capture the breezes, views and outdoor lifestyle.
ABSOLUTE BEACHFRONT - THE RETREAT
DETAILS: One of Australia's most iconic coastal estates has become available - offering arguably the opportunity of a lifetime.
Known as the Retreat, this private and exclusive residence compliments an extraordinary 8000 sqm of absolute beachfront land with a phenomenal 75 metre frontage.
ARCHITECT'S OWN HINTERLAND HIDEAWAY
239 Rosebank Rd, Rosebank
DETAILS: This architect designed and owned award winning home is nestled on eight perfect acres into a north-west facing ridge line with stunning views over the surrounding mountains and hinterlands.
Enjoying multiple living areas, the generously proportioned main house benefits from soaring cathedral ceilings and is designed and finished to an outstanding level.
With many outdoor areas, including 56m2 of covered verandahs as well as open decks, there is every opportunity to relax and appreciate the views and abundant native birdlife, which is encouraged by the extensively landscaped 'home paddock'.