For Sale $2,000,000-$2,200,000
Grand Barrabool Hills Home With Outstanding 360-degree Views
Among the beautiful Barrabool Hills in Gnarwarre near Geelong, this outstanding 8.0ha - 20 acre (approx.) property offers a delightful rural lifestyle with brilliant 360-degree views. The 2-storey homestead has a return verandah, and double front doors open to a hallway with polished timber floors. On the ground floor there’s a large lounge/entertainment room, an adjacent room (currently for billiards), a compact kitchenette, three bedrooms, main bathroom, laundry, and double garage. Upstairs, the master bedroom has a walk-in robe and ensuite, and access to an east-facing verandah. The delightful open-plan kitchen/lounge/dining area provides a central living hub - the luxurious kitchen being equipped with granite benchtops and Euro-style appliances. There’s also an additional bedroom and powder room, separate WC, reverse-cycle heating and cooling throughout, and an in-built vacuum cleaning system. A large, west-facing, paved terrace leads to a solar-heated swimming pool (22 metres x 4 metres) with a full-sized, mod-grass tennis court beyond. Surrounding the house are immaculately-tended gardens, with English box hedges, rose gardens, and paths lined by neat rows of conifers that deliver you to a pergola, a gazebo, or numerous other vantage points with thrilling views. Other key features of the property are a secure 10-acre paddock to the west, secure fencing, a large machinery and storage shed, a dam, and water tanks with 150,000 litre storage capacity. All this just under 10 minutes to Geelong Ring Road, 15 minutes Geelong and 60 minutes approx. to Melbourne.