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Revealed: A peek into the houses the Big Four Bank bosses call home

Westpac CEO Brian Hartzer’s glass mansion in Vaucluse. (Image: Jeremy Piper)

The paypackets of all big four bank bosses copped haircuts last year, with recently-resigned NAB CEO Andrew Thorburn taking home $2 million less than he did in 2017.

But don’t feel too sorry for them – they’re probably not too worse for wear, judging by the comfortable pads they go home to.

Here’s a look at the houses the country’s top four banking executives live in:

Commonwealth Bank CEO Matt Comyn

The relatively new boss of Australia’s biggest bank goes home to a Federation house in the leafy eastern suburb of Randwick in Sydney, where houses sell for the median price of $2.25 million.

(Source: Daily Telegraph)
(Source: Daily Telegraph)

Westpac CEO Brian Hartzer

Westpac’s boss’ modern, clean-cut glass mansion is nestled in the exclusive Sydney suburb of Vaucluse and boasts harbour views. The median house price in Vaucluse is upwards of $5 million.

(Source: Daily Telegraph/Jeremy Piper)
(Source: Daily Telegraph/Jeremy Piper)

According to Domain, the designer house was purchased under Hartzer’s wife Georgina’s name in Vaucluse for $12.75 million back in 2014.

Views from the deck of Hartzer’s Vaucluse home. (Source: Domain)

ANZ CEO Shayne Elliott

ANZ chief executive Shayne Elliott goes home to Toorak, an affluent inner-Melbourne suburb where the median property price is $3.21 million.

(Source: Daily Telegraph/Nicole Garmston)
(Source: Daily Telegraph/Nicole Garmston)

Elliott’s Edwardian-style house was purchased in 2012 for $4.5 million, according to Domain.

Former NAB CEO Andrew Thorburn

Thorburn resigned as NAB’s chief executive last Friday along with chairman Ken Henry after it became apparent that their positions were untenable.

Thorburn goes home to a house in the inner-Melbourne suburb of Middle Park, purchased two years ago under his wife Kathryn’s name for $7 million.

(Source: Daily Telegraph/Nicole Garmston)

The average Toorak home goes for $2.45 million, according to realestate.com.au.

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