House for sale
1 Tynwald Road,
New Norfolk, TAS
10 7 3
Expressions of Interest
Historic Riverfront MansionSitting on the banks of the Derwent River, just 30 minutes drive from Hobart, this stunning 1830's mansion has had only 5 owners in an approaching 200-year history of settlement of Tasmania.
'Tynwald' currently operates a licenced restaurant with a fully licenced commercial kitchen, and offers both bed and breakfast and self-catering accommodation. The mansion is set amid over 14 hectares of beautiful riverfront land on several titles in the picturesque Derwent Valley. Within the grounds there is the original mill dating from 1820, the first flour mill in the district. "The Granary" C1822 formerly the grain store, has been converted to a self-catering cottage.
The rich history of this elegant mansion has been retained with stained glass windows, functional fireplaces, timber work and some rooms with pressed metal ceilings. All rooms are furnished with genuine antiques, giving it a special ambience. The veranda that wraps around the mansion features lace fretwork and views across the grounds to the Derwent river below.
With 10 bedrooms in total, and 7 bathrooms currently configured as 7 guest suites in addition to private owners space in the upper level.
The ground floor also boasts an a la carte restaurant and drawing room, a study/office, a grand entry hall as well as a country ambient breakfast room featuring the original flagstone floors, plus a commercial kitchen with a walk in cool room and pantry.
The manicured gardens surrounding the home feature a lawned pool area and a full size tennis court as well as garaging for 3 cars and workshop, while modern power infrastructures includes gas powered hot water and a 7.5kW solar system on the garage roof.
The Derwent Valley is a flourishing tourist and antiques trail with wineries and distilleries as well as being the gateway to the South-West, Mount Field National Park & the Maydena Mountain Bike Park.
Buy to enjoy as a grand home, continue as a thriving restaurant & B&B with the opportunity to further develop the land attached to this home as an expanded business or residential development. The options here are endless.
Last updated: 08:39PM on Feb 7th 2018