House for sale
20 Hunts Lane,
Dixons Creek, VIC
3 2 2
$1,300,000 to $1,375,000
80 Acres Within the Famous Wine RegionWelcome to a truly magnificent property in an area with plenty of impressive history. Situated on approximately 80 acres, just 10 minutes out of Yarra Glen and near Dixons Creek Primary School, “Hillcrest” is a remarkable property that offers incredible privacy while being right in the heart of Melbourne’s famous wine region.
From the gateway, which is located off a quiet country lane, young ornamental pear trees line either side of the start of the long gravel driveway leading past the some of the enclosed paddocks up to the home; in its elevated position against a backdrop of majestic forest trees, overlooking the neighbouring vineyard with exceptionally stunning views across the rolling hills of the Great Dividing Range.
Offering amazing potential with 15 acres of cleared gentle slopping space for those who are looking to start their own boutique winery or run livestock or horses with 4 fenced paddocks, 2 with electric fences. There are plenty of forest trails and paths to explore and various shedding including a massive 18m x 12m (approx.) shed or mancave with concrete floor, 3 phase power, office, large workshop and coolroom with adjoining double carport and an additional double carport just behind the house as well as a number of level spaces for a fleet of vehicles.
For those that love to grow their own produce or want to be self-sustaining there is a fenced veggie garden as well as a collection of various fruit trees including Espalier apples, pears, plums with an abundance of water totaling over 128,000 litres (approx.) across 5 tanks in addition to a 2 Megalitre dam.
And if entertaining is your thing, then imagine yourself sitting with a glass a wine relaxing in the large covered outdoor spa taking in those spectacular views, or out at the fully powered gazebo with friends or family overlooking neighbouring pasture and the rolling hills to as far as Mount St Leonards. With decking running around the house you will always have a spot to sit and enjoy the sun and views.
Once inside, a sense of warmth and comfort envelopes you within this charming 3-bedroom weatherboard home. The home is incredibly light and bright with full height windows that draws the outside in with sliding doors at various points, providing access out to the covered timber decking making it ideal for entertaining in any season.
A spacious open kitchen, living and meals area, with pitched ceiling presents a warm ambience connecting the whole house together, and is perfectly warmed by a Eureka wood heater and has the inclusion of a Mitsubishi split-system. The kitchen, a focal point in most houses, enjoys plenty of storage with beautiful wood cabinetry and large pantry cupboard, and includes a Miele dishwasher, electric oven/cooktop and breakfast bench.
The master bedroom, a parent retreat, has its own good-sized lounge/sitting room with feature leadlight window, and comprises a walk-in robe and a full ensuite. Two additional generous-sized bedrooms contain built-in robes and share the family bathroom with walk-in shower, vanity and a separate toilet. Other features include a security system, ceiling fans, an outdoor laundry and utility/store room.
With so much on offer this property really is the perfect lifestyle of which dreams are made, nestled with scenic elegance amongst the Yarra Valley's thriving vineyards and boutique cellar-door restaurants and cafes. Only an hour's commute to Melbourne's CBD; 20 minutes to Lilydale; and only 10 minutes to the conveniences of Yarra Glen with its speciality shops, what more could you ask for. Make time to inspect this amazing property and make it your own.
Last updated: 08:03PM on Jul 31st 2017