Bridges’ final bid was well above the price guide of $2.4 million to $2.5 million the recent purchase ends a search over more than six months to find a suitable property. Bridges reportedly outbid chef Luke Mangan for the five bedroom home and is expected to escape there with husband Steve Willis and their two year old son, Axel from their busy life in Sydney’s eastern suburbs.
The stunning 9 acre property is nestled in the lush green hills of Kangaloon and has an in-ground pool, full sized tennis court with their own kitchen and a separate guest barn and artist studio.
Spacious outdoor areas are perfect for entertaining with casual and formal dining rooms inside, together with ducted heating and a slow combustion fireplace in the main living room.
Full panoramic views of the surrounding countryside are enjoyed from outdoor terraces, with impressive landscaped gardens featuring established trees and purpose built vegetable gardens, designed by architect Michael Bligh.
The grounds include a tennis court with tennis pavilion, a solar-heated swimming pool, guest barn, art studio, purpose-built vegetable gardens and a dam.
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