- 42 acres cleared fully fenced.
- 30 sq. house 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 3 reception areas, 3 toilets.
- 3 sheds including stables, accommodation and office space.
- Separate accom. bedroom, bathroom, toilet and kitchenette fully self contained.
Magpie Ridge is the epitome of character class and country charm on 42 acres located only 17 minutes to the Yarra Valley and only 1.25 hours to Melbourne CBD. The main residence is a 30 sq. character weatherboard home positioned to take advantage of the scenic vista of the surrounding Glenburn Hills and National Parks. Beautifully situated amongst established gardens including a variety of roses and orchard trees, the house plot is a neat, fenced half acre that creates a perfect balance between rural living and ease of maintenance.
The home consists of 4 bedrooms (including Japanese influenced tatami room), 2 bathrooms, formal entryway/library, lounge, kitchen/meals area, living room, and laundry utility room with shower, toilet and vanity. The home presents old world charm with modern convenience and a beautiful balance of living zones and space with light and ambience. Some of the many features of this gorgeous home include: 10 ft. ceilings, high energy rating, fully insulated, R/C A/C, Ultimate wood heater, ceiling fans, panel heating, granite bench tops, 900mm stainless steel oven, en suite and walk in robe to main bedroom, main bathroom with cast iron bath, and built in robes to all bedrooms. Every bedroom has been carefully designed to have its own external access to private decking areas and has been generously proportioned throughout including 3 toilets for larger families and guests. To the side and rear there is a large wrap around entertainment decking which further frames the beautiful character and design.
Externally the property provides a double carport and an excellent array of shedding including the main shed currently fitted as a dojo, office and self contained accommodation perfect for studio or extended family. Measuring 9m x 12m it comes complete with full insulation, concrete base and power, bedroom, bathroom and kitchenette. Other shedding ancillary comprises 3 stables and tack room as well as the original shed utilised from the farm over 70 years ago.
Outside you will find the land of 42 acres is well kept with excellent pasture, full fencing including electric and eletrobraid fencing throughout, split into 12 paddocks (most with troughs) and excellent laneway access throughout the entirety of the property. Equestrian and stock facilities include round yard, horse arena (sand base), and cattle yards with crush and head bail. Ample water storage includes 3 stock dams, main 120,000L concrete tank, backup 25,000L header tank with 3 additional storage tanks. Take a stroll to the top of the hill and you are presented with 360 degree panoramic views of the Great Dividing Range, National Park, State Forest and Highlands as far as the eye can see.
To experience this property for yourself, give us a call and book your private appointment today.