Escape the world and enjoy your own piece of regional paradise. Perfectly located, around an hours drive to Melbourne, Geelong & Werribee and 40 minutes to Ballarat; this picturesque property offers the kind of lifestyle that most people can only dream of.
The north facing, solid natural stone home with wrap around elevated decking, enjoys stunning, panoramic views across to the You Yangs, Geelong and beyond. Located on approximately 55 acres of rolling hills and including individual paddocks for horses and sheep as well as your own private bushland oasis with large dam and natural stream.
The home itself is spread across 2 levels, with the upstairs boasting an extra large, open plan, light-filled, living, dining which opens onto a large deck to fully appreciate the stunning views. The wood heater adds all of the ambience and warmth that you will need on the colder days and nights. The kitchen area includes a WIP, gas oven and stove top as well as a fully functioning wood oven and cook top. Upstairs capitalises on the breathtaking views from almost every angle.
The master bedroom off the central living area, enjoys its own views, as does the ensuite with corner spa bath and oversized shower, linked by the walk-through robe. The study / library area is perfect for those working from home, or simply seeking a quiet space to read or listen to music. The generous laundry with substantial storage cupboards, completes the upper level of the home.
Downstairs is potentially an independent living area featuring 4 large bedrooms, 2 with BIR’s, one with a free-standing wardrobe and the other with plenty of room for a cupboard. The bedrooms wrap around a central living area, complete with modern kitchenette which looks out to the natural rockface & green flora that is just beyond the large glass sliding doors & windows. A downstairs bathroom, wood heater, wood storage cupboard, under stair storage and internal access to the oversized double garage, complete this level of the home.
The property is serviced by mains electricity, a 5kw Solar System, high speed fixed wireless broadband internet, 2 rainwater tanks and septic system. There is exceptional 4G service throughout the property. Outside the house, there is a separate 12mtr x 7.5 mtr shed (approx) with concrete floor and power for additional vehicles and storage and an all-weather driveway for easy access to the home. There is a stable, large chook shed and run, and 7 fully fenced paddocks including reticulated water points for troughs which are linked to a 5,500L tank which is filled from the large dam.
The Lerderderg National Park is only a short stroll away and Melbourne CBD is within easy reach with a 38min train ride from Bacchus Marsh.
A healthy lifestyle awaits the new custodians of the property with bushwalks, motorbike riding, collecting firewood, horses, running sheep and cattle, or simply sitting on the elevated deck and drinking in the panoramic views across to the You Yangs, Geelong and beyond.
Sunday can include a quick counter lunch at the country pubs of Greendale, Blackwood, or Ballan, all of which are only a short 10-15 minute drive away, fine dining at the Plough Hotel in Myrniong (8 minutes), or take your friends to St Annes Winery which is only 10 minutes.
If you are into water sports, Pykes Creek Reservoir boat ramp is only 10 minutes away where you can go fishing, swimming, paddle boarding, water skiing or wakeboarding.
A wonderful opportunity to make the most of life and enjoy all that the Australian countryside has to offer.
Local Primary school at Myrniong with a local bus. A short bus ride to Bacchus Marsh Grammar and buses also available to a choice of Ballarat Secondary Schools.
PROXIMITY TO SERVICES
The Plough Restaurant Myrniong 8 mins
Myrniong Primary School 8 mins
Greendale Pub 8 mins
St Anne’s Winery 10 mins
Pykes Creek Reservoir 11 mins
Ballan 15 mins
Blackwood Hotel 17 mins
Bacchus Marsh 17 mins
Wallace Hotel 24 mins
Ballarat 41 mins
Melbourne Airport 48 mins
Werribee 53 mins
Melbourne CBD 1hr
Geelong CBD 1hr 5 mins