The City of Christchurch, New Zealand
Scarborough Hill is located at the eastern fringe of the city of Christchurch which is the South Islands largest city sited between the Pacific Ocean and the fertile Canterbury Plains. The City is undergoing a major rebuild following the series of seismic events of 2010 and 2011 and is now entering an exciting stage of redevelopment providing significant opportunities for employment, enterprise and a strategically well positioned location from which to enjoy the wider South Island. The city is very well serviced by regular domestic and international jet air services and arterial road networks.
Scarborough Hill divides the seaside village communities of Sumner and Taylors Mistake and commands views over their beautiful sandy beaches that provide for safe all year round recreation. Scarborough’s elevated location, its proximity to the sea, the generally mild maritime climate and the village like way of life combine to make it one of the most desirable locations to reside in New Zealand.
The Scarborough promontory, often noted for its spectacular terrain, provides a comparatively unique opportunity for you to acquire property located in a very special environment that offers expansive panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and spectacular Southern Alps that frame the productive farmlands of the Canterbury plains and the nearby city of Christchurch.
Enjoy these unobstructed views while immersing yourself and your family in Sumner’s special village lifestyle that provides a comprehensive variety of entertainment and recreational opportunities along with the diverse choice of cafes, bars and restaurants. Sumner is extremely well catered for with community services, schooling and public transport, Sumner living is truly unique in the Canterbury region and there are few places comparable further afield.
Scarborough Hill rises spectacularly and abruptly from the Pacific Ocean then slopes gently upward to the considerable recreational reserve areas of the Port Hills that provide a vast array or terrain for you to explore either on foot or by mountain bike on any one of the multitude of trails that have been established.
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Facing north and protruding into the Pacific Ocean, Scarborough Hill enjoys optimum all-day sunshine and warm, dry climate enhanced by the moderating effects of the seas
Winter and night-time temperatures are consistently higher than at nearby inland locations. The environment is virtually frost-free.
In such temperate conditions, it is possible to grow many varieties of sub-tropical plants and fruit trees including olives and palms, rose gardens grow all-year round all which greatly assists in establishing your landscape and garden areas.