12B Benton Road, Healesville VIC 3777
ONE-OF-A-KIND HEALESVILLE HIDEAWAY
Conceived with a vision and executed to perfection, this one-of-a-kind residence in the vibrant township of Healesville, is an individually-titled haven of grand design and distinction.
Owner-built with impeccable quality, the private master creation rests on approximately 703sqm and is wrapped by Merbau cladding and decking with ARC fencing. Double glazing and 6.2-star insulation provide a superior level of comfort inside, complemented by 7-metre-high cathedral ceilings, Goulburn River Stone concrete flooring and the gorgeous use of Tasmanian Ash hardwood. Flaunting an innovative, free-flowing floorplan, you are welcomed by an open bedroom with sliding built-in wardrobes and a cosy sitting area with an Illusion gas log heater. Further along, you’ll discover a relaxing lounge with a built-in bar. The central kitchen and dining area is illuminated by a Velux skylight fitted with a solar blind. It’s equipped with a 900mm Smeg freestanding cooker and rangehood, an ASKO dishwasher, a double-bowl country sink and elegant stone benches, including a waterfall-edge breakfast bar. Two additional bedrooms are complemented by two exquisite bathrooms. This ensemble encompasses an external studio with its own ensuite, as well as a sun-drenched bedroom with direct access to an alfresco deck. This bedroom conveniently adjoins the main bathroom, which boasts a luxurious freestanding bathtub, a separate shower, toilet and vanity plus an integrated European-style laundry.
Outside, the surrounding decking culminates in a grapevine-wrapped pergola and an entertaining area with a glass-fenced spa. The backyard below is screened by tall hedges and hosts lush lawns, fruit trees, a vegetable garden and a secure dog area.
Further features that enhance this remarkable residence include solar electricity with a battery, hydronic floor heating, two reverse cycle air conditioners, wooden ceiling fans, instantaneous gas hot water, a greywater tank, an outdoor sink with hot/cold water, a double carport and a shed.
Hidden down a concrete driveway, off a newly made road, it is only minutes from everything that makes Healesville so special, including boutique shops, cafes and restaurants, supermarkets, bus stops, parks, schools, breweries, wineries, distilleries and the RACV Country Club.
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