A rare opportunity to purchase a secluded yet conveniently located property within a 30 minute commute to Hobart and 5 minutes to the amenities at Snug and the marina at Kettering.
This beautifully presented and maintained, spacious and sustainable home is situated in a very private and quiet location. Surrounded by beautiful, flat landscaped gardens including fruit trees and upraised vegetable gardens.
Offering a self sufficient lifestyle.
The north facing, architecturally designed double brick home is fully insulated in the ceiling, exterior walls and floor. The brick walls within the house acting as heat banks to release the heat at night. The honeycomb blinds, double glazed windows and LED lights throughout give this warm home the benefit of all year round energy efficiency.
The home has a very flexible floor plan and there is potential to use the property as an extremely appealing bed and breakfast (STCA) with one bedroom having a separate external entrance.
Currently the home has 3 generous bedrooms. Master with walk in robe, built in robes and ensuite. Second bedroom with ensuite and built in robes. The family bathroom is conveniently located across the hallway from the third bedroom with built in robes.
There are 4 living areas.
The formal lounge has a slow burning wood heater, white sassafras wooden ceiling and an Egyptian crystal chandelier.
The family room at the rear of the property has a reverse cycle air conditioner and stacker doors to the rear garden area. This room captures the afternoon sun. This room could easily be divided to provide a fourth bedroom plus study.
There is a media/study room conveniently located off the open plan kitchen/dining room.
The conservatory has sliding doors out onto the garden and is currently used as a casual family lounge and informal dining area.
There are quality fittings and unique features including leadlight windows throughout this home adding to its warmth and character.
The designer celery top pine kitchen has Italian granite bench tops. Quality appliances include induction cooktop, Bosch double oven and dishwasher. A large roll up cupboard is used for appliances and charging phones.
The gardens have been carefully designed and strategically planted to encourage the abundant birdlife to visit the garden with bird attracting plants and bird feeders throughout.
The garden and area around the house is gated and completely wallaby proofed fenced.
Sit back and enjoy the peaceful ambience this property offers on the large entertainment deck which has panoramic views across the countryside to the D’Entrecasteaux Channel and Bruny Island.
The private road to the property is mainly sealed allowing easy access all year round.
There is a mixture of sloping paddocks. The beautiful bushland has tree ferns and a walking track along the winter creek which runs through the property.
There is plenty of storage with a large powered 6metre x 6 metre workshop and a 3 bay garage.
Water for the garden is provided by the dam with multiple taps throughout the garden.
The large roof area has been taken full advantage of with 24 solar panels for energy efficiency but also a large catchment area for the 10,000 gallon tank providing water for the house. The overflow from the tank is fed into the dam.
Innovative thought that has been put into this house to make it sustainable without loosing any comfort.
This house needs to be inspected to be fully appreciated and would suit the astute purchaser looking for a unique, quality property in a quiet but conveniently position location.