‘Barford’ is a National Heritage home situated in exclusive Bellevue Hill minutes from the CBD and within walking distance of the Rose Bay Ferry. It offers sweeping views across Rose Bay, Sydney Harbour and beyond the Heads of Manly yet affords total privacy.
Commissioned and owned by Sir Warwick Fairfax in 1929 it is considered to be one of Australia’s most prestigious homes. ‘Barford’ was designed with the yearly solstice in mind maximising ones enjoyment of the sun without direct exposure to the piercing rays. The house is set in some of the largest grounds in the area, at approximately 4039 sqm, with extensive manicured lawns and long established gardens. The property also boasts uninterrupted panoramic views across Rose Bay, Sydney Harbour and beyond the heads of Manly.
An additional self contained house features three bedrooms and two bathrooms, plus two one bedroom flats, each with it’s own private entrance.
The grounds and household staff are on hand to maintain the gardens, tend to the pool and tennis court and keep the house in order. The housekeeper is also available to cook meals. Includes two staff for 8 hours a day, 7 days a week. Security is maximised with two separate entry gates and a state of the art alarm system.