House of the week: 37 Berner Street, Merewether

Custom built to a flawless standard this stunning family entertainer blends a Hamptons-influenced style with contemporary coastal living.

Designed to embrace the in/outdoor lifestyle this private home offers comfort and functionality,  as relaxation and entertainment take centre stage.

The quality French provincial kitchen features 40mm lambs tongue Caesarstone bench-top, and glass door wine cabinet, gas cooker and semi-integrated dishwasher.

Five bedrooms, an executive office, four bathrooms and a spectacular kitchen are spread across three levels.  A ground floor office with adjoining bathroom would suit a professional or could serve as sixth bedroom or nanny's quarters

Free-flowing spaces offer the perfect retreat to lounge, dine and relax, while entertaining terraces at the front and rear provide the perfect backdrop for entertaining. 

The self-chlorinated saltwater pool has coloured LED lights, lions head fountains, below ground built-in pool blanket and fourth bathroom with shower and w/c.

Sliding doors and louvered windows invite beautiful northeasterly light and refreshing summer breezes in, whilst a custom gas fire keeps the house warm in winter. 

An impressive list of features is headlined by an over-sized double garage with extra storage for a trailer, jet-ski or small boat.  This distinctively detailed home is set in a prized location with Merewether Beach, coastal walks, parklands, bars and eateries are all within a leisurely stroll.