House for sale
4 Manuka Drive,
5 5 7
Charismatic Grand ManorThis captivating residence brings together a mix of a grand manor appeal with modern day comforts and technologies to produce a sophisticated home, infused with character and ease, complete with an open vista of the stunning Merri River and rolling country side of North Warrnambool.
This home is expansive with numerous formal and informal entertaining spaces, using both the outdoors and indoors to appease the entertainer, yet providing private and secluded areas, including a sound/audio room ideal for a home theatre or budding musician.
The main entrance provokes grandeur as you enter to an impressive three tired mezzanine chamber with towering cathedral ceiling lined with Baltic timber lining boards and a massive solid Murray River red gum pillar greeting the ceiling. Slate floors, a solid lime stone block wall and meandering timber staircase complete the earthy vibe that transcends the home.
Gracing the first level is a total of five unique bedrooms all with distinct ceiling personalities, three complete with their own ensuite, and four bedrooms with their own walk in robe. The grand master, spacious and luxurious, is kindly complete with spa, speakers system and private balcony.
Unwind in the fully enclosed sunroom complete with bar, stone benchtops and river views, with three walls of floor to ceiling windows, a dining, lounge area and a further complete bathroom making it ideal for any entertaining occasion.
The gardens cascade down to the river adored with fruit bearing trees, Australian natives and weeping willow hanging gracefully over the private jetty which has graduated vehicle access allowing easy boat launching.
By day, the home is awash with filtered natural light streaming through the Tudor style windows and by night, every switch can be dimmed according to individual needs. Features include extensive hydronic heating, three split system reverse cycle air conditioners, slow combustion wood heater for 30 squares, two instant gas hot water systems, sheds, three large fresh water tanks supplying all of the house and an entertainers kitchen with sunken lounge.
The seven car garage has been designed to accommodate a boat, full height caravan and several cars with a dedicated workshop area with workbench and loads of storage. A large below ground cellar will adequately lodge liquor at an even temperature intended to accommodate a substantial collection of wine and spirits is all part and parcel of this magnificent home.
Last updated: 12:02PM on May 16th 2017