This unique architectural riverfront estate, dubbed “Tukal”, is located on Dock Lane in Beaulieu, Brockenhurst, Hampshire, UK.
It was designed in the early 1960’s by architect Seymour Harris so that he could drive his Aston Martin up a ramp straight into the first-floor parking bay and turning circle.
The Contemporary style mansion is situated on 10 acres that include a lake, gardens and a private mooring pontoon on the Beaulieu river. It features approximately 19,408 square feet of living space on 3 floors.
The ground floor features a large reception hall, two staircases, the master suite, 4 additional bedroom suites (two of them share a jack-and-jill bathroom), a studio, 2 powder rooms, a balcony and an amazing circular indoor swimming pool with walls of windows and skylight.
The 1st floor features a gourmet , breakfast room, formal dining room, home office, home theater/party room and a large terrace. The walkout lower level features a game room and staff accommodations with 3 bedrooms, 2 living rooms, a and 5 bathrooms.
KitsuneFox: syzygy - posts I have made here do not receive much attention. I may do a detailed writeup of the now lost Edgemont Park in PA, one of the first electrified trolley parks in the world, but still debating. I'm missing 1 key bit of information.
Aug 17, 2021 10:38:20 GMT
syzygy: BRUTAL! Cars as if were matchboxes in a model town... Brilliant infos you share here in shoutbox - why not you post these?
Aug 16, 2021 17:36:00 GMT
KitsuneFox: In the early morning, before sunrise, of Augusts 11th, 12th, and 13th is reported to be the best viewing time for the Perseids meteor shower.
Aug 10, 2021 10:32:11 GMT
KitsuneFox: Davidson Seamount is the tallest known fully underwater mountain in the world, measuring 7,480 feet base to peak.
Aug 5, 2021 0:02:27 GMT
syzygy: ...and about other hills and humps... stone cold wisdom! ( :
Jul 28, 2021 14:13:17 GMT
KitsuneFox: Mount Wycheproof in Australia is the shortest recognized mountain on the world. It stands at 141 feet base to peak. A mineral named 'Wycheproofite' is mined near the location, and is the only known place it's found.
Jul 28, 2021 10:13:47 GMT
syzygy: Cool! Great extra info series about "all stars" highest mountains on Earth!
Jul 22, 2021 6:25:22 GMT
KitsuneFox: Mount Chimborazo in Ecuador is the highest mountain on Earth, as measured from the center of the planet. The peak is over 6,800 feet further away than Mount Everest, and is the closest land on earth to outer space.
Jul 22, 2021 0:13:35 GMT
SpiderX22: Big news in the Aircraft in Flight database (in Transportation) -> HUGE changes. Thanks RaveyThirteen for your post -> will be changing ownership of the collection (hopefully for me lol) -> look forward to this!
Jul 20, 2021 21:02:26 GMT