Natural Mallee and Traditional Style
- 2 Beds
- 2 Baths
- 4 Cars
This solid stone home has been lovingly renovated and extended over the years creating a wonderful warm country feel. Placed in the centre of 15 acres of natural mallee scrub this property would be The perfect place to escape to, perfect to run as a studio office,gallery or hobby farm. The home has been re-roofed and all the wiring replaced while the lid was off, all work carried out by qualified trades-people. The large red gum beams, that span the width of the home, were sourced from a Victorian timber mill before being carefully handcrafted and put in place with the ceilings crafted of imported Baltic pine.
The light fittings are Colonial Dutch Indonesian lamps, converted to 240 volt, all of this adds to the warmth and charm of this unique home. The floor has been covered with imported stone tiles and complemented by crafted Mintara slate steps that lead into the home. There are large timber framed clear glass windows in place to make the most of the light and give excellent views of the outdoor pergola area and surrounding gardens. The games room, an addition during the extensions, is large enough to take a pool table and still have plenty of room for entertaining. There is a small ensuite attached to this room and the feature of the room is a floor to ceiling lead light window, of their own design, pieced together by prospect lead lighting studio. The kitchen has been constructed from Baltic pine with plenty of bench space for the busiest of cooks. The whole kitchen was designed and built around an original butchers block after being rescued from a local Waikerie butcher shop garage sale. The open plan kitchen serves the dining and family rooms while there is a large timber framed door that leads to the fernery for those alfresco lunches and morning teas.
The interior of the home is open and inviting with high ceilings adding to the open feel of the home there are two main sleeping zones and in the bathroom is a fully restored cast iron claw foot bath with fully tiled floor. The front verandah of the home overlooks Cadell Valley and is the perfect place to sit and relax as the sun goes down in the evenings and watch the town light up in the distance. The verandah of the home also houses its own cellar perfect for your own wine collection.
The whole home is situated on 15 acres of beautiful natural Mallee scrub and has plenty of shed space undercover parking and a small area has been fenced to raise a couple of cattle for the dinner table. Step back in time with this beautiful old stone home with all the features of yesteryear and all the conveniences of today.
Call Sharon for your private inspection, you will love the experience.
6.0703 ha / 15 acres
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