For Sale | House | 90 Matata Road, Takaka 7110 | $1.25m


  • 3 Bed
  • 2 Bath
  • 2 Car
  • 13.8 ha (approx) Land Area

In 2009, this house was awarded Silver at the regional Master Builders Awards. WOW! 10 years on & it is still a winner! Elevated, private & great views. At the top of the drive, there is a large 2 bay shed - part workshop & part garage, on to the orchard of apples, pears, black boy peach, mulberry bushes, figs, persimmons & damson plum. Up the steps, this area is planted with a huge variety of exotic trees – magnolia & rhododendron plus raised veggie gardens, a covered area of gooseberries, blue berries & strawberries. The solar panels, water tanks & irrigation are located here. A total of 5 water storage tanks on the property – 3 for the house & 2 supplying the garden – fed by rain water, a spring & creek. UV filters are installed to ensure a clean water supply.

At the front of the house, is a lawn & more veggies & a variety of citrus trees planted nearby. The inviting wooden seat offers you a view across to the horizon beyond. A path leads to a cosy wood fire built into the rocks. Entering the house, you are met with cathedral ceilings of 7m with huge beams & large hanging lights, spacious living, heated by an inbuilt wood fire. The kitchen is well appointed with plenty of cupboard space & a large walk-in pantry. The Raeburn wood fire is a feature & partially provides the hot water for the 5 radiators located throughout the house. At the far end of the kitchen is another cosy living area. One dble bdrm with fitted wardrobes & bthrm with spa bath. At the end of this hallway is the 2nd bdrm, which has French doors to the outside & a view of the sea from the bed! The stairway from this bdrm leads up to an office/handicraft room. The very large water cylinder is also located here. Back downstairs again through to the dble garage & the 2nd office. Off the garage, is another lge dble bdrm with an ensuite & small kitchen. This also has French doors out to a private courtyard area. Perfect for guests, family or AirB&B. The interior is lined with macrocarpa, the exterior is linea board on a fully engineered concrete foundation with a Colorsteel roof, aluminium joinery exterior & wooden interior with dble glazing, insulated walls, ceiling & underfloor. Completely energy self-sufficient with solar panels, generator, ample water supply & storage tanks & a fully functional worm farm for the septic system.

This property is proudly listed by:

First National Real Estate Golden Bay 50 Commercial Street
Golden Bay NZ 7073

Open for Inspection
By Appointment

Additional information

Property Type House
Property ID 16010103740
Street Address 90 Matata Road
Suburb Takaka
Postcode 7110
Price $1.25m
Council Zoning Rural 2
Council Rate $3,175
Living Area 230 sqm (approx)
Land Area 13.8 ha (approx)
City District View