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Residential House For Sale, Whittlesea Victoria
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BROOKLANDS - Historic Homestead - 32 Acres - Set-up for Thoroughbred Horses
This beautiful Historic Homestead – Circa 1910 – Set on 12.9ha (approximately 32 acres). 'Brooklands' is now for sale!
Brooklands is a beautifully restored home keeping in with the circa and retaining all the magnificent original features. It is set in the valley of the Great Dividing Range and centred between Wallan and Whittlesea.
The property has sealed road frontage and a creek running through the rear. With rolling pastured undulated land is currently set up for horses. It is the only property in the area with a bore with an unlimited supply of water
* 6 paddocks
* Stable complex
* Round yard
* 4 day yards
* Post & rail fencing
* Unlimited water from bore
* Pump on creek and large lake (reticulated to 5 paddocks)
* 25,000 gallons tank water.
* All paddocks have all been re-sown
Tasteful and extensive renovations have been completed to this historic home. It comprises 4 bedrooms, grand formal dining (or 3rd living area ), huge family / lounge room with French Doors to return verandah, timber kitchen with double oven, dishwasher, pantry and meals area. The kitchen is just exquisite being handmade with solid red gum bench tops and solid Tasmanian pine cupboards. Period features include:-
* 13' ceilings
* Ornate cornices
* Ceilings roses
* Baltic pine (original 100 year old wood) floors
* 5 open fire places.
* Original claw foot bath
For those who appreciate the finer looking garden, this English Rose is just a treat. You are surrounded by beautiful roses, water features, fish pond, huge poplars and a superb peppercorn tree that shades the fully screen gazebo which has an outside 8 person spa. All set in majestic gardens. Near the Gazebo is the 8 metre diameter bluestone and brick rotunda which facilitates the built in wood fire and wood BBQ, a separate gas BBQ and a solid red gum bar. This home is as tastefully designed outside, as it is in.
YET THERE IS MORE!
A complete restored (originally the shearing shed), modified and completely self sufficient 2 bedroom cottage with large living area, full kitchen, bathroom, heating and air-conditioning. It has a separate septic tank and carport. This would either suit as managers / trainers residence or even for relatives. It would also be ideal as a B&B ( STCA approval required ). In fact we have had many weddings here and the property would no doubt be well sort after as a business offering wedding ceremonies in the gardens.
Your choices are really many with this magnificent property. An inspection will no doubt impress, so call owner now to arrange an inspection.
Contact the owner
0420 283 823
03 9716 2181