Semi-rural Acreage for sale
Semi-rural Acreage in St Albans, NSW
6 4 6
LIFESTYLE OF PROVENCE LESS THAN 1.5 HOURS DRIVE...Idyllic private family estate set in untouched bush land and extensive award winning landscaped gardens with fountains and sandstone terracing. Endless verandah and outdoor living area with a beautiful Northerly aspect and views over the MacDonald River and beyond. You will find this amazing property just along the road from the historic village of St Albans; the delight of this location is its' original character and natural beauty unmarred by development while being just on the outskirts of Sydney.
A labour of love and vision by its original owners the Estate offers exciting potential for luxury holiday leasing if desired of all 3 of the charismatic individual residences:
* Grand Sandstone Main Residence featuring soaring cathedral ceilings; a blend of the charm of Provence and the easy living of a great Australian homestead. Sparkling swimming pool.
* Second, Sandstone guest house, Garage & Cellar
* Third "The Barn" all the character and workings of a barn with the contemporary luxury of steel and marble (self contained accommodation & studio)
* All this set on 12 hectares fronting the MacDonald River
The residences capture the best features of Australian Colonial homestead architecture with the romance of villas of Provence. The main residence constructed in the early 80's of recycled Sydney sandstone with a soaring cathedral ceiling supported by massive original hewn timber rafters, creates an amazing, vast yet cosy main living and entertaining space, the heart of the estate. This amazing living area flows through sets of French doors to the wrap around covered verandah for all season alfresco dining and entertaining, sparkling swimming pool and terraced gardens. The luxurious first floor master suite is completely private and another three bedrooms and study are accommodated in a separate wing. The full scale chef's kitchen completes this realm of easy family living and entertaining on a grand scale.
The adjacent main guest house is constructed in the same sympathetic style as the main residence and features a tranquil and charismatic guest suite occupying the entire first floor.
Ground level features garaging, wine cellar and storage.
'The Barn' - Ground level is the working heart of the estate; studio, machinery and equipment storage. First floor is another fully self-contained guest suite with marble the predominant theme.
Approximately 12 hectares (30 acres) fronting the MacDonald River, popular for its swimming holes and suitable for kayaking, fishing and irrigation for the property. A dam provides additional water and features water lilies and irises. A mixed landscape of natural bush land providing complete privacy with around 2 acres of arable land keeping mowing to a minimum and allowing you to enjoy the time spent at this amazing property. The award winning landscaped gardens feature beautiful sandstone fountains, stairs and retaining walls. The garden changes throughout the year with a new experience every season for you to enjoy.
A once in a lifetime opportunity to bring families together in resort luxury and natural tranquillity with abundant space for friends to visit for a weekend or stay for a holiday.
Contact us to arrange your inspection by appointment and experience all that this property has to offer.
Rhys Coles - 0406 704 040
John Conroy - 0412 980893 - In Conjunction with Sydney Sotheby's International Realty
WFR Office - 02 45664660
All information contained herein is gathered from sources we believe to be reliable. However, we can not guarantee its accuracy, and interested persons should rely on their own Inquiries.
Property Code: 321
Last updated: 03:10PM on Nov 15th 2017