Property ID 14609
Spectacular Country Residence on 40 acresKergunyah' is a paradise for families, nature lovers and artists alike.
An architectural blend of Heritage style with contemporary flair, the home has a lovely flow between formal and family spaces and comprises 70 squares under roof, 5 large bedrooms with robes, 2 bathrooms, a powder room, 3 living areas plus library. All with quality carpet or spotted gum' floors.
The stunning renovated kitchen/dining is more than about good looks. With granite benchtops, a 900mm Smeg dual fuel range, original AGA stove, Miele dishwasher, walk-in pantry and breakfast bar for meals on the go; it's a workspace to satisfy the largest of families and keenest of entertainers. The adjacent covered meals deck and in-ground pool complete the package.
Two slow combustion fireplaces are efficient winter warmers, while split system air conditioning and ceiling fans are there to boost heating and cooling needs.
With expansive glazing, French doors and an 8 foot verandah all around; it's very much an indoor-outdoor house with every space able to enjoy fresh air, natural light and beautiful views to the surrounding picturesque landscape.
While the farmhouse is comfortable and undeniably beautiful, by far the greatest joy is to be out in the great outdoors where new life, art and sustainability have been breathed into the grounds. Everything is drought tolerant - a mixed exotic and native garden in contemporary style. Heritage gates provide the accents.
A formal pottager, hen house and mature orchard provide seasonal produce to serve at your table.
A separate air conditioned garden studio, with its own bathroom & kitchenette, provides a peaceful workplace or additional accommodation for visiting friends or family.
The working part of the property comprises good fencing, a huge 24m x 12m shed, separate machinery shed, hayshed with tack room, steel cattle yards, 14 water tanks, and 3 interconnected dams.
Wedge Tailed Eagles, Red brow Finches, Rosellas, and Blue Wrens all live here, while Yellow-Tailed Black Cockatoos are seasonal visitors. The location, tranquility and size of this magnificent property adjacent to Steiglitz Historic Park, make it ideal as a boutique hotel, B&B, artists retreat or reception venue offering accommodation. (stca)
Located a short drive from café's and amenities, with a 15 minute easy accessibility to Bannockburn Super-school' or 30 minutes to the private colleges of Geelong, freeway access to Melbourne or the Surf Coast. This property is a family delight.
Land DetailsLand area 40 Acres