Exuding old world charm, this stunning stone and iron federation home is the crowning glory of this delightful lifestyle property.
Situated in a popular, central location, less than 10 minutes drive from the Pacific Motorway, 1 1/2 hours Sydney CBD, 1/2 hour Hunter Valley Vineyards region, 20 minutes Toronto, Lake Macquarie and 40 minutes Newcastle CBD.
Within walking and riding distance of the Watagan National Park on a quiet country road, the 100 acre property is an amazing rural playground. Partially cleared, suitable for horses or playing fields, the balance of the land is an ecological playground with walking or riding trails, 2 creeks and a picnic area/camping ground, offering a world of adventure and exploration or a peaceful haven to relax and enjoy the local bird life and sounds of nature.
The stunning country home has been restored and extended in keeping with its heritage, offering 4 spacious bedrooms, the main with walk in robe, ensuite and French doors leading onto the wrap around verandah, 2 1/2 bathrooms, enduring original features such as timber floorboards, timber windows and doors, including French doors and lead light features, timber ceilings, decorative cornices, chair rails, dado work, timber lined ceilings, Axminster carpet in the large living areas, cedar decorative hearth with Jetmaster fire and big timber country kitchen, double insulated with back to the grid solar power, the home would be a delightful place to live or use as a “weekender”.
Framed by easy care, irrigated cottage gardens offering a magical atmosphere to enjoy your domain, mature fruit trees, rose garden, summer house, fountain features, walking paths, a poetry house or studio overlooking the landscaped dam, a lovely place to work from home or enjoy a cup of tea.
The property also features an approved 2 bedroom tourist cottage, privately set from the main home, a source of income or place for visiting family and friends, a machinery shed, triple garage and a bunker/cellar.
A unique and enchanting family property.