- Beautiful acreage only ten minutes from central Bendigo in ever popular area of Mandurang
- Flexible, family friendly floorplan including multiple living spaces for every use
- Lifestyle property including pool, established gardens and olive grove
A picturesque family home set in one of Bendigo’s most highly regarded and tightly held locations of Mandurang, offering the opportunity to purchase a lifestyle not to miss. Located just a short drive to Strathfieldsaye or Kennington for local amenities including schools, supermarket, restaurants and cafes, while still just a ten-minute drive to Bendigo CBD and all it offers. Set back off Tannery Lane with private access down a circular stone driveway from Tannery Heights Drive, this beautiful home boasts over six glorious acres of land backing onto Sheepwash Creek. Designed with family living in mind, the four-bedroom home offers ample living space and is a true entertainers delight.
Central to the home is the open plan living/kitchen/dining area with attractive architectural features including natural slate flooring, cathedral ceilings, wood burning fireplace and banks of windows that dissolve into the bushland scenery beyond. A large, light-filled study is found off the living area, offering families a flexible area to meet many needs.
A commercial-feel kitchen is custom designed for everyday use with extensive storage, stainless steel bench-tops, modern appliances, walk-in pantry and huge island bench at the very heart of the home, it is the perfect place to gather. Through glass sliding doors a paved alfresco patio provides a beautiful spot to entertain overlooking the native bushland beyond, while a further paved area by the pool is the ideal place to lounge with friends. The striking feature in the yard is the 12x4 metre salt chlorinated pool; framed in fully irrigated grass, stone edging and innovative fencing providing seamless views to the established native trees and gardens.
To the left of the home is the parents’ retreat, including a formal lounge or sitting room with glass sliding doors to patio, master bedroom with walk-in robe and ensuite bathroom. A hallway leads off to the right of the central living area which includes a mudroom/laundry with built-in storage and direct access to the double carport and front yard. Also found here are the three additional bedrooms, updated family bathroom and separate toilet. A further living room is found at the far end of the home, wrapped in windows and flooded with natural light, you get the feeling of truly bringing the outside in. The craftsmanship of the feature stonewall and wood burning fireplace is the centrepiece of the room and ensures year-round comfort.
The land surrounding is naturally undulating with established native trees and clearings leading onto Sheepwash Creek at the rear. Paved walkways, and bush tracks will lead you to go on adventures on your very own piece of land, leading to the creek or fire pit area, the options are endless. Modern cottage style gardens wrap the property with eye catching dry stone retaining walls, vegetable boxes and stable planting of over forty olive trees towards the front of the allotment. Several outbuildings for storage include a carport, powered shed and chook pen.
Within just a short drive to Strathfieldsaye and all its amenities, and approximately ten minutes to the Bendigo CBD, the location is optimal to achieve the balanced lifestyle of rural and town living.
- 2.5 meg water right piped directly to the property for pool and irrigation use
- 2 x 40,000 water tank for home use
- Split system heating and cooling
- Ceiling fans throughout
- 900mm oven, gas cooktop and dishwasher
- Built-in storage throughout
- Garden bed and lawn irrigation system
- Chook pen
- Two outhouse sheds, one with power
- 12x4m solar heated pool, self cleaning and salt chlorinated
- Solar boosted hot water system