This striking, French/Mediterranean-style home is situated in a choice part of Akaroa with outstanding views of the harbour, a vast array of yachts, charter boats and visiting overseas luxury liners. Surrounded by indigenous bush, and many species of local bird life this property offers the ultimate in privacy, with manicured paths which meander through the groves of citrus fruits, walnut trees and native plants on the 15,230 sq m grounds. Saturated in all-day sun, this light-filled three-bedroom property contains a master with walk-in wardrobe and en-suite, two living areas, a gymnasium, two bathrooms, a designer kitchen, formal dining, sun room, garden room, separate double garage with automatic doors and a car port. This luxury home is being sold fully furnished, including flat screen TV's , imported furniture, linen, appliances, crockery, cutlery, artworks, etc. Expansive grounds feature numerous water fountains and a welcoming, two meter high bronze elephant. There is a heated swimming pool with automatic cover and a retractable glazed coloured aluminium roof and a spa pool. As well as this there is a wonderful Swedish Sauna. The property has its own water supply with 35,000 litres beside the house and a further 120,000 litres reserve up the hill. With double glazing, underfloor heating, heat pumps and two log fires, this home is warm and cosy all year round. This is a magnificent home with unrivalled features in a picturesque location and would suit a range of purchasers.