For Sale $1,400,000 - $1,500,000
European Inspired Country Home Set Amidst Enchanting Gardens.
Macedon Ranges living at its best with this stunning spacious European style two storey home sited on 4 acres and surrounded by a very romantic and enchanting garden. Boasting an inviting central lounge room with soaring cathedral ceilings and exposed beams in beautiful pale timbers. A large Jetmaster fireplace keeps the room cosy in winter and 3 muntin style windows to the north and south capture all available natural light. The lounge room is filled with character and separates the two wings of the home.
The west wing houses the kitchen, meals, family room and sunroom. The cosy family room and meals area have a fan-forced solid fuel heater displayed in a beautiful traditional hearth, as well as a reverse cycle air conditioner. The country kitchen comes complete with a stainless-steel Miele dishwasher, gas cooker and electric oven. The sunroom offers a comfortable place to enjoy the picturesque garden through fabulous bay windows. Off the living areas is a lovely north facing paved al fresco area with vine clad pergola.
The second bedroom is also located in the west wing with walk in robe as well as access to the central bathroom. Upstairs is the third bedroom which also has an ensuite and is accessed via a mezzanine landing. Off the landing is a wonderful space for a library, sewing room or nursery. The accommodation options are many.
A very private and secluded main bedroom is located in the east wing and comprises a double sized walk in robe and luxurious ensuite with his and hers vanity and a large twin shower. The study or fourth bedroom is located upstairs and contains gorgeous dormer windows from which to view the surrounding parklands and gardens.
External features include a double RC garage, large shed (with its own 10,000 litres water tank), horse yards, ample water supply with a rain water tank capacity of 60,000 litres, garden sprinkler system and fire pump connected to the larger dam. And for the male members of the family, there is a ‘man cave’ with small pot belly stove and handsome stone feature wall.
Surrounding the residence are enchanting gardens which are a visual feast to the eyes and are a mass of colour during the changing seasons. There are many traditional cottage plantings as well as three raised vegetable beds surrounded by a rose wall enclosure. To the south of the house and at the base of a sloping lawn is a large tranquil dam with resident waterbirds and yabbies. The lightly wooded areas around the property attract many species of birds, kangaroos, koalas and echidnas. “Woodland Pond” is conveniently located minutes to Woodend’s boutique shops, cafes, supermarket and Vline station.