The living is easy in this impressive 8 bedroom ocean block coastal compound perfectly positioned to enjoy lovely Lake Gerar views and located within a level stroll to the sand and surf. The gracious 6BR main house is situated on an oversize 75x100 lot featuring a quintessential, wraparound front porch, sizeable living room with wood burning fireplace, generous dining room, large kitchen facing the lake, butler's pantry, den, 1/2 bath and a first floor master suite with full bathroom. Upstairs you will find 5 additional bedrooms, three baths and a sitting area plus a second floor terrace with lake views. The cozy, detached cottage is perfect for overflow guests and features 2 bedrooms, full hall bathroom and outdoor shower. Perfect for a family or as a holiday retreat, this property is ideally positioned to enjoy the proximity to the beach, cafes and restaurants and premier shopping.