76 Waiohine Gorge Road Carterton

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  • Area: 4.87ha

Captivating Lifestyle

76 Waiohine Gorge Road Carterton

Property Snapshot

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  • Area: 4.87ha

Enveloped in an intoxicating aura of rural seclusion, this charming grand villa is set among 4.8ha (more or less), and offers beautiful views of a stunning rural landscape, comprising outstretching farmland and the Tararua Ranges.
Renovated to a good standard, the use of natural timbers throughout creates an inviting atmosphere. A spacious hallway connects four generous bedrooms and two bathrooms to an expansive rimu kitchen and open-plan living areas. Multiple living spaces and a large dining area make this the perfect-sized home for all the family.
The sparkling in-ground pool provides welcome reprieve from the hot Wairarapa sun during the summer months. The wrap-around verandas keep the inside of the home cool and provide great shade for relaxing, entertaining and enjoying the scenery.
This home also offers a separate, self-contained guest bedroom and bathroom - great for when the family or friends come to stay, or for use as a home office. With this grand home, there are so many options.
The nearby Waiohine River is easily accessible by car, bike, horse or on foot - to take advantage of jetboating, fishing and swimming. The communities of both Carterton and Greytown are a short scenic drive away and commuting to work in Wellington is a breeze, with Matarawa train station on the doorstep.
If you are wanting to embrace the wholesomeness of country living while still being within striking distance of local amenities, primary and secondary schools, cafes and shops, then take a serious look at this enchanting property.
Historic lifestyle properties like this one rarely come on the market, so don't delay in finding out more.

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Locality Guide - Carterton

Location Description

Carterton is in the Wairarapa, 10 minutes' drive south from the major town of Masterton in the lower North Island. Many residents work in Wellington and live in Carterton for the lifestyle. They commute each day on the train that leaves from the centrally located railway station. The journey takes one and a quarter hours. Carterton has one supermarket and five dairies and a small range of medical and community services.

Visitors Centre

Information can be found at:

Carterton Events Centre
Holloway Street
Phone: (06) 379 4081


The Carterton Railway Station was built in 1880. It is being turned into a museum to house items relating to the Wairarapa Railway.

Carterton has many specialist gardens and nurseries.


  • Video Ezy
    (06) 379 5930

  • Paua Shell Tourist Attraction
    (06) 379 6777

  • Awaiti Gardens
    (06) 379 8478

  • Stonehenge Aotearoa
    (06) 377 1600

  • Pukaha Mount Bruce Wildlife Centre

Restaurants in Carterton include:

  • Balter Bar and Kitchen
    (06) 379 9252

  • Buckhorn Bar & Grill
    (06) 379 7972

  • The Gladstone Inn
    (06) 372 7866

  • Wild Oats Cafe
    (06) 379 5580

  • Clareville Bakery
    (06) 379 5333

  • Indian Taj
    (06) 379 5600

  • Residents also travel to nearby Masterton for entertainment.


A bus service from Featherston links Carterton with Masterton and Palmerston North, 4-5 times on weekdays. It is run by:

  • Tranzit Coachlines
    (06) 377 1227

Tranz Metro's Wairarapa Connection train service links Featherston with Upper Hutt and Wellington in the south and Masterton in the north. Details of the service can be found at


Carterton has the following services: dentist, osteopath, chiropractor, midwife, physiotherapist and natural therapist, accountant and lawyer.

  • Carterton Medical Centre
    (06) 379 8105

  • Carterton New World Supermarket
    (06) 379 8016

  • Carterton RSA Memorial Club
    (06) 379 8069

  • Carterton Community and Railway Museum
    (06) 379 7822


The early childhood facilities in Carterton are:

  • Just Us Kids Preschool Ltd
    (06) 379 5375

  • Little Ferns
    (06) 379 9260

  • South End Kindergarten
    (06) 379 7723

  • Carterton Kindergarten
    (06) 379 8102

Primary Schools

The primary schools in Carterton are:

  • Carterton School
    (06) 379 4010

  • Dalefield School
    (06) 379 7416

  • Hadlow Prep
    (06) 370 0008

  • Ponatahi Christian School
    (06) 379 8840

  • South End School
    (06) 379 4000

  • St Marys School
    (06) 379 7171

Secondary Schools

Children generally travel down to Greytown to attend high school

  • Kuranui College
    (06) 304 9116

They can also attend one of the high schools in Masterton:

  • St Matthew's Collegiate School
    (06) 378 2191

  • Makoura College
    (06) 378 6074

  • Rathkeale College
    (06) 370 0175

  • Wairarapa College
    (06) 377 1002

  • Chanel College
    (06) 377 0069


  • Hot Air Ballooning
    (06) 379 8223

  • Howard Booth Squash Rackets Club Inc
    (06) 379 7654

  • Carterton Bowling Club
    (06) 379 8806

  • Carterton Golf Club Inc
    (06) 379 8457

  • Carterton Indoor Swimming Club
    (06) 379 7408

  • Carterton Rugby Football Club
    (06) 379 8001

  • South End Bowling Club
    (06) 379 7350

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