Enjoying a position of supreme privacy in the heart of Kinglake, this estate-like property marries township accessibility with a heightened sense of seclusion.
The brick veneer home is built to last, with a custom Jarrah timber frame. The home is comprised of 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, kitchen/dining, formal lounge, 2 toilets, and laundry. Features include spotted gum flooring, double glazed windows, reverse cycle air conditioning, fan-forced Saxon wood heater, SMEG oven, and induction cooktop and soft closing drawers to kitchen. The home is serviced by a 24 panel 5kw solar system that eliminates the current owner's electricity bills.
The house elicits a Mediterranean feel with an ornamental vine running the length of the front verandah. The lounge also spills out onto a paved entertaining area set in a courtyard with gardens close at hand for warm summer evenings.
The fenced backyard includes fox-proof chicken run, wood shed, and 3 m x 4 m equipment shed. The property supports 100,000 L of water storage in 3 tanks, and also possesses an 8 m x 8 m remote-controlled double lockup shed that could be used as a garage or studio workshop.
The house and ancillary is cleverly setback at the end of a sweeping drive, maximising the enjoyment of the acreage. The property is well drained and slopes towards a frog pond with an entertaining deck and fern arbour surrounding. A lovingly crafted garden of extensive ornamental and fruit trees includes:
Tahitian limes, Arnold blood orange citrange, fig, mandarin emperor, juniper berry, kiwi fruit, black currants, nectarine, Japanese Mariposa blood plum, 2 x apple, 3 x pear, 2 x cherry, elderberry, persimmon fuyu, 27 x olive trees. There is also a house garden of raspberries, blueberries, lemon eureka, red currants, and quince Smyrna.
There is also a vegetable garden showcasing zucchini, cucumber, red cabbage, black Spanish radish, beetroot, Dutch carrots, Greek basil and much more.
For a residential experience unlike any other, enquire today on 5786 2033.