Located at the foot of the Grampians with stunning views of the mountains, is this original soldier settlers cottage on five acres only two kilometres from the town centre of Dunkeld, a destination for serious foodies and walking enthusiasts.
The home is set at the end of a tree lined driveway amongst lush gardens, lawns and gum trees. The home comprises of a possible five bedrooms, some of which could be utilised as sitting rooms. Two are off the living area, one has a built in wood heater. The remaining three rooms are off a hallway with polished timber floors and one has direct access to outside.
The living, dining and kitchen is all open plan and incorporates the views and natural sunlight perfectly. The kitchen is functional with gas cooking, good bench space and a walk in pantry. The living area is warmed by a large wood heater and the dining area spans the length of the home on polished timber floorboards with full glass windows looking out over the front garden.
The main bathroom is central to all areas and features a bath, shower, toilet and vanity. A second bathroom is located off the spacious laundry and is complete with a shower and vanity while the toilet is separate.
Outside, the original stone cottage is still on site alongside a single garage and storage lean to. A rotunda is featured in the front garden made from the Dunkeld quarry stone ideal for the warm summer evenings. There are two main holding paddocks, one with a dam while the property is serviced by around 14,000 gallons in rain water.
Whether you are looking at a tree change, a weekend escape from the city or upsizing for the growing family, then this property is exactly what you are looking for. This home has a warming ambience and it’s location is a rare find. Inspections by appointment only.