343 Baldrys Road,
Main Ridge, VIC
A Private Paradise By Greens Bush National ParkStaged within a magnificent Messmate Forest with trees dating back 500 years, this tranquil 30 acre (approx.) property is wrapped in nature with direct access to Greens Bush National Park, paddocks for horses and livestock, two dams and a versatile barn all overlooked from a beautiful contemporary four bedroom north-facing country home.
The property greets you from the long driveway winding through ten cleared acres that is well set out with two post and rail paddocks with shelters, a large paddock with goat and sheep proof fencing, kitchen garden, tree house with deck, zip line, fire pit, three bay machinery shed and dog run. The remaining 20 acres of natural bushland feels like an extension of the National Park with trails for bush walking and horse riding while being a haven for wildlife including two resident Powerful owls through to a kaleidoscope of butterflies during the warmer months.
The north-facing residence has been designed so that every room connects with the scenery and is extended with decking and a balcony ensuring every principal room can flow between indoors and out. Designed in two north-facing pods linked by a glazed walkway, the home features a dining wing with polished concrete flooring, wood combustion fireplace, kitchen and eating area leading out to a north-facing dining deck. A window splashback opens the kitchen to the forest and features a stone island with breakfast bar, induction cooktop, Asko dishwasher and water filter.
The living room is crowned with a vaulted ceiling and warmed with an open fireplace and features garden access and polished floorboards. Two ground-floor bedrooms, each with walk-in robes and outdoor access feature ensuite access to a bespoke bathroom with venetian plaster, brass fittings, and a beautiful mix of marble and timber.
Upstairs, two further bedrooms with built-in robes, the main with balcony, enjoy a stunning matching bathroom with walk-in shower and forest outlooks.
Split system air conditioning units, underfloor heating in the bathrooms and a European laundry are further features of the home; while the property includes bore water for the paddocks, fabulous and versatile barn with stable, laundry and shower, garaging for equipment/ride on mower and a versatile top-floor living space with power and floorboards.
This fabulous property captures everything you could wish for in a country lifestyle from tranquility to scenery, functionality and versatility; while offering a wonderful environment for horse and nature lovers with direct access to Greens Bush National Park and Main Ridge Pony Club. Surf and bay beaches, shopping villages, farm gates, restaurants, wineries, golf courses and schools are all only a short drive away. Live in seclusion while being surrounded by everything the Mornington Peninsula has to offer.