House for sale
121 Mcfarlanes Road,
3 1 8
'Springbank' Stunning, Historical Lifestyle PropertyHere is an opportunity to become a custodian of Victorian history with this incredible lifestyle opportunity. Breathtaking views, amazing water catchment, improved pastures and impressive infrastructure all set on approx. 160 acres with a further road licence of approx. 6 acres. Peace and privacy is assured with a no through road access to the property and no neighbours nearby. Whether you are interested in equine activities, grazing stock or just a place to simply call home and enjoy - this property lends itself to multiple possibilities.
The extensively renovated home surrounded by very well established open gardens and trees comprises 3 bedrooms, a study, 3 living areas and spotted gum decking overlooking 2 of the 3 feature dams. Relax in the comfort of wood heating, a gas log heater, quality carpets, polished timber flooring and plenty of natural light teaming in through the large windows.
The house is connected to the NBN via fixed wireless which provides excellent internet streaming. Other services are mail delivery, Ballarat school bus run and garbage collection.
There are magnificent views from all aspects of the house. The abundant water on the property, in conjunction with the open, treed garden attracts a large variety of birdlife which has given the owners great enjoyment as each new season brings change. The property can be appreciated with the changing seasons offering new colours and the passing bird life.
Externally, the shedding and infrastructure is outstanding, with a 12 x 8m workshop with power, gantry and concrete floor, a modern 3 stand raised board shearing shed with ramp and yards, a garden/woodshed and a double carport.
One of the best features of the property would have to be the significant historical value of the restored Bluestone outbuilding with polished concrete flooring, power and provision for slab heating. This gorgeous building which housed the first cream/milk separator in Victoria, has huge potential as self-contained accommodation, an entertainment venue, additional office space, games room - the choice is yours.
There has never been a more important time in Australia to have access to good water and this property has it well and truly covered with a massive lake with a 49.7 Megalitres irrigation licence which will remain with the property, with additional dams scattered across the farm. This lake has guaranteed the farm its water supply over the years. Cattle and horses are catered for with cattle yards, crush and a ramp, a round yard and a horse holding yard. The sheltered paddocks, water and grazing capacity would make for the perfect horse stud. The veggie garden, chook yard, and 2 orchards are other great benefits of calling this place home. The new owners of this property would become the holders of what is one of the best lifestyle/farming properties in the district. Just 15 mins to the Ballan Train Station, 1 Hour from Melbourne, less to Geelong and 30 minutes to Ballarat. Contact the agent for further details.
Last updated: 12:19PM on Dec 4th 2018