Two full scale houses on 20 magnificent acres with dual road frontage and panoramic views.
$1,680,000 - $1,800,000
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Configured for maximum privacy and independent living, this magnificent 20 acres of gently undulating pastures with some stands of native hardwood bushland, and beholding spectacular views is bisected by a tree lined seasonal creek and dam; with separate road frontages and two full sized residences accessed by Fogarty Road and McInnes Road respectively. A side laneway conveniently connects both ends of the property.
The first residence located at 360 Fogarty Road is in the Federation Style, secluded among landscaped gardens and sweeping lawns. Offering light filled formal and informal living areas with all the embellishments of the era – high ceilings, picture rails, decorative cornices, ceiling roses and skirting boards, feature doors, and timber sash windows with decorative lead lights. There is a formal loungeroom and formal dining in the grand tradition, with a very spacious informal living incorporating a well planned timber kitchen with hostess appliances. In addition, an upstairs rumpus room hosting two double sized bedrooms and bathroom provides a welcome level of independence for family members. There are a further two bedrooms and large study on the ground floor, plus a renovated family bathroom and laundry.
Adjacent to the residence is a two car garage with concrete floor and power and auto remote access. Further amenity is provided by a 10m inground swimming pool (salt chlorinated/ solar heated), a 4.5kw solar array and high speed NBN connected. An array of useful shedding, orchard trees and well fenced paddocks complete this end of the property.
The second residence, located at 195 McInnes Road is firmly in the Cape Cod style with all the rugged individuality and the angular presence of its pioneering past. Offering a combination informal living and dining room with a fully equipped kitchen adjacent. A vast formal loungeroom takes in panoramic views right to Arthurs Seat, with a rumpus room providing yet another very spacious living area. There is a ground floor bedroom complete with ensuite bathroom, whilst upstairs comprises of a second bedroom, with bedroom 3 having the luxury of a large private retreat (which could be used as bedroom 4 if needed) and the second bathroom.
Outside, a three bay American style barn is concrete floored and powered, with some useful shedding and the bonus of a large workshop/ store room underneath the residence. Gently sloping paddocks accessed from the side laneway will cater to your choice of livestock.
This unique opportunity can provide a fabulous rural lifestyle for family or an investment opportunity for living in one residence and leasing the other. Your choice. Conveniently located for access to major shopping hubs and services, this is the ideal lifestyle opportunity with all the delights of life in the country and the amenities of urban living within easy reach. School bus pick up/ drop off points for schools in Beaconsfield/ Berwick/ Pakenham/ Drouin and Warragul are at the Maryknoll General Store less than 1km away. Inspect with absolute confidence!
- Key Features
- Built in Robes
- Pool (In Ground)
- Solar Panels