It was the inspiration for Pride and Prejudice and is so big you could sleep in a different room every day of the year. It's also a bargain.
Grown-ups can have tree houses, too, and that was the aim for the owners of this Nelson home.
There are endless arguments about which makes most money sense and no easy answer.
This close to Christmas, finding the time to quote our job was about as likely as a possum learning to drive a digger.
The idyllic town on the shores of Lake Taupo is big on all things outdoor.