Nestled on a tranquil 2.5 acres this single level brick veneer residence is a hidden gem. Drive up the circular driveway through the tree ferns and feast your eyes on this amazing country homestead. This home is the perfect family sanctuary cosseted from the world yet is close to services and beautiful Kinglake National Park.
This Park like property features natives, ornamentals, and established fruit trees all fully irrigated from the pristine drinking water bore that also supplements the rainwater collected in 45000 litres of storage. Walk through the front door across the lovely slate floors into the entertaining and living area and you will feel the lovely open ambience of this well-appointed family home. Looking through the large sliding glass doors from the dining area you will see the beautifully paved outdoor entertaining space and kitchen gardens full of herbs and veggies ready to provide for your family.
Looking north through the apple tree arbor to the grassed area and gardens beyond you will see the 14 x 4 machinery shed, chook house and workshop as well as the 12 x 9 fully insulated workshop including a 4-ton 2 poster hoist and epoxy floors - the ultimate man cave. Back towards the home you will see the 3-kilowatt solar array, heat pump hot water service, green house and 6m woodshed.
Moving through the large glass doors the kitchen features a 900mm Electrolux induction range, Miele dishwasher, loads of storage and bench space including a walk-in pantry - perfect for cooking your bounty from the gardens or preparing a dinner for friends. Step into the adjoining formal dining area and lounge to relax and take in the view from the gorgeous bay windows or kick back and watch a movie on the high-definition roof mounted projector.
The parent's wing has a very spacious main bedroom featuring a walk-in wardrobe and ensuite with shower and beautiful views through the gardens. Adjacent to the entertaining area there are 3 generously sized bedrooms complete with built in wardrobes and huge windows that accentuate the large and airy feel of this home. This end of the home also includes the main bathroom, additional toilet, and large laundry. On top of all this, there is also a large office featuring double doors opening onto the formal entry. Complete with a huge wood heater and reverse cycle air conditioner, you will be cozy in the winter and cool in the summer as you enjoy your slice of country paradise.