Prime Beachfront Location... Unique location with unbelievable views of the ocean & surrounding covenanted land to the West, a picture of the raw beauty that is Birdlings Flat famous for its Gem stones, beachcombing, fishing , sunsets & sunrises. This immensely strong well-crafted & intriguing home of 326m2 is spread over 3 levels & has many interesting & practical design features including extensive use of Canadian Oregon beams & stairs & Rimu T&G flooring & offers many & varied living options. The top story offers 4 dble bdrms all with views, the master is very large with breathtaking views & has en suite bthrm & walk-in robe, there is also a family bthrm. The middle level has the main lounge with lovely ambience, uninterrupted views & woodburner for those cooler evenings, a dining area, farmhouse style kitchen & office area, conservatory, patio & utility area. Abundance of storage cupboards throughout this home offers many options. There is another woodburner on wetback & the fires have stainless fireboxes so you can utilise the endless driftwood available. The lower level is the sort of garage/workshop space men can only dream about with 3 phase power, inspection pit, room for approx. 5 cars & its own bthrm with shower. Positioned for all day sun & set on a very well est 1086m2 site, fully fenced with gabion rock fences, raised vege beds, a glasshouse, 5 storage sheds & the original 2 bdrm cottage which needs work but use your imagination here ie studio, sleepout or extra accommodation. Approx. 10 mins drive to local cafes, gallery, craft shops & information station, CCC service centre, native plant nursery, 2 vet clinics, petrol station & hotel. About 40 mins to Akaroa & approx. 40 mins to Chch. Local primary school is at Little River with a school bus at the end of Hillview Rd & the zoned High schools are Akaroa Area School or Lincoln High both with a bus service available.