Ever longed to escape to the country and live the perfect peaceful rural life and still only be an hour drive to the city. This is a rare opportunity to live that dream on, what is undoubtedly the best 80 acre (approx.) in the area, and still only 5 minutes to the township of Yea. You will find yourself enjoying the blissful harmony of your surroundings with magnificent views to the nearby hills.
Set back off Whittlesea-Yea road, this stunning property has everything you could ever want, with fully usable pastoral land, large paddocks that lead into a laneway system that can be easily controlled by one person; 5 dams with the main dam on a seasonal creek that never empties with 2 megalitre license connected via pump to a 22,000 litre tank that provides water to troughs in any paddock without a dam. In addition, the house has 2x60,000 litres tanks providing an abundance of water.
There are plenty of sheds, including a large hay shed capable of storing 120 rounds of hay, 4 bay machine shed, double garage with electric roller doors and tool room, and a mammoth full height shed (originally a helicopter shed) that is capable of housing your campervan, and a few cars. For those with horses, this property is ideal with 2 stables with professional fronts, tack and feed room and a day yard with shelter and plenty of room to ride including a flat cleared arena.
Surrounded by wonderfully well established gardens, including the vegetable garden, this solid brick home has been built on a suspended concrete slab. With rear open wooden decking, a separate external WC, leads to an undercover 6 person spa and is ideal for entertaining with friends and family in the tranquil surrounding. Adjacent to the house is an outdoor retreat which is perfect as guest room, teenage retreat or utilised as a studio.
Inside the walls are rendered, and tall high ceiling with exposed wood beams ensures that the house is perfectly tempered even in the hotter months, with wood heaters for the colder months. Set on tiled floors the open plan living and dining room connects through archways to a separate sitting and meals area, adjacent to the kitchen. Perfect for the family, the kitchen features an abundance of storage with plenty of cupboard space, walk-in pantry; large Glem bi-energy stainless steel oven and cooktop with Bosch dishwasher and connects to covered brick verandah that runs the full length of the house. Shaded by vines leaves you can and sit and enjoy the serenity while plucking lady finger grapes straight off the vines.
Offering spacious living with 3 large bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a separate toilet, the massive main bedroom with double WIR connects to the outside under-cover spa. Other inclusions in this fantastic home is a small home office/study, and loads of storage, with large linen closets, generous laundry with plenty of cupboards and under house storage , and even includes the perfect spot for the wine connoisseur to store an impressive collection.
A property of this size so close to the Township of Yea with its excellent range of restaurants, shops and schools and other amenities, in one of the north easts best rural locations makes the property of “Blair Hill” well worth your time to inspect.