3726 Cape Tribulation Road, Cape Tribulation, Australia
Update: Reduced from $15-million to $8.8-million Designed by multi award-winning architect Charles Wright, Alkira is a world-class one-of-a-kind 73-acre eco estate set in the heart of the Daintree at Cape Tribulation. Completely private and secluded for absolute relaxation, all while being close to necessary amenities and within walking distance to the beach. The unique design of the residence crowned it as the 2014 winner of the Queensland Architectural Award. Perfectly suited to the eternally mild climate that this region affords the central living areas connect seamlessly with nature. A large open air living area connects the 5 en-suited bedroom wings which protrude elegantly out over the lake which envelopes the home and feature timber lined rooms and Chillagoe marble bathrooms. The kitchen is subtly designed and yet thoughtfully appointed for serious entertaining. A stroll through the grounds offers a myriad of plant life and stunning scenery. There is a plunge pool for a convenient dip as an alternative to the lake or nearby ocean beach. According to the listing, the current owners are looking for a buyer that will understand and completely appreciate what has been created here. It originally came on the market for $15,000,000 AUD and was recently reduced to $8.8-million. It’s listed with Unique Estates.