A Sustainable Refuge for Uncertain Times

466 Taumata Road, Taipa, New Zealand
  • Property type: Lifestyle
  • Offer type: Sold
  • Lot Size: 6,910 sqm
  • Property Size: 100 sqm
  • Legal: Lot 1 DP 430918
  • Rates: $1,668


Delightful, cozy, fully off-grid, 100 sqm Skyline cottage offering 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom on a beautifully landscaped 6,910 sqm (1.5 acres) block that offers plenty of sun, in a private relaxing location with a perennial stream meandering alongside the northern boundary of the property.

– 100% Off-Grid and only 3 years old (15 x 300 w solar panels, 4.5 kw inverter and a 3,000 W generator),
– Double Glazed Aluminum Joinery and Walls and Ceiling Insulated throughout,
– A Carport/Shed and new Firewood Shed,
– Veggie patch and Orchard (citrus, macadamia, peach, fig, nectarine, persimmon, olive, pomegranate,
– 2 x Composting Toilets (one of which is a Natures Head)
– Combined 90,000 Litres of Tank Water (house and garden supply),
– Abundant firewood to feed the large antique Waterford Coal Range.
– Perennial Creek alongside northern boundary.
– Separate, fully fenced paddock to the west for livestock with pond,
– Supportive and friendly neighbours,
– Native birds

– Efficient energy use “Gram” Chest Freezer and Fridge,
– Washing Machine and Tub,
– Outdoor Spa (cedar Hot Tub) heated with a wood burner and filtered with mini electric pump,
– Delightful coal range with wetback,
– Gas cook-top with 4 x 9 kg gas bottles,
– Professionally installed hidden electric Dog/Cat Fence (hiddenfence.co.nz),
– A multitude of other useful Chattels.

Please note that the dwelling was initially consented as a 100sqm Skyline shed that contained a 1 bedroom unit plus a double garage. Subsequent renovations by a builder to convert the double garage into further living space have not gone through the consent process. The dwelling will be sold on an As-Is-Where-Is basis.

Situated on Taumata Road only a 12 minute drive to the bustling village of Taipa (or 7 min to the State Highway) you can enjoy, peace, calm and tranquility yet be in easy reach of urban amenities and the gorgeous beaches of Doubtless Bay.

Be quick…order now…this won’t last.

Contact Sean J Vercammen on 0272 188 188 to view