Peaceful Country Retreat, Ultra-convenient Location - Must be Sold!
- 5 Beds
- 4 Baths
- 3 Cars
Situated on the border of both Kurrajong and Kurmond, 5 mins from North Richmond, in the heart of the beautiful Hawkesbury, Tennyson is a peaceful rural pocket, moments from local shops with school bus at the end of the street to quality private and public schools.
Wake up to the ultimate in rural serenity with fresh country air and the soothing sights and sounds of nature. Wind down at the end of a busy day as you relax with a glass of wine or cuppa or melt away the day's stresses and invigorate your senses in the magnificent 12m x 4m solar heated, therapeutic mineral pool whilst enjoying restful views over lush, fertile countryside to the mountains beyond.
Privately tucked away in peaceful, highly sought after and tightly held rural enclave, this unique property spans approx. 5 acres of fully arable, gently sloping pasture, huge water storage with highly filtrated water for drinking, automated and zoned irrigation system, huge dam and connection to the coveted Tennyson Water Scheme.
Beautifully presented and meticulously maintained by the current owners, this extremely versatile property with secondary accommodation, has been enjoyed as their much loved family home for many years. Recently operated as a highly successful, Council approved bed and breakfast and Japanese farm stay, an alpaca farm and currently home to internationally renowned Dreamwood Border Collies, the property offers an idyllic rural lifestyle with potential income if you so desire. The possibilities are only limited by your imagination!
Fully set up and ready to go for the alpaca or horse enthusiast, there are 10 fully fenced paddocks and holding yards with shelters separated by wide gated lane ways, extra-long road frontage, smooth concrete driveways and multiple entry points providing easy access for a large truck, float or trailer.
Extensive animal infrastructure includes a 5 bay 18m x 9m x 5m high rural shed with 3m covered verandah, 3 remote control roller doors and 2 bays for animal welfare which could easily be converted into horse stables, 3 phase power, hi-bay lighting, extensive shelving, fully insulated roof with whirlybird heat extractors, 650mm misting fan, wash bay with hot and cold water. There are 4 alpaca shelters, multiple dog enclosures with individual kennel spaces, power points and lighting and is a Council registered animal training and boarding facility.
The main residence offers a Northern aspect and single level, double brick construction which has been designed to provide two wings with separate entry and divided by an internal lockable door, perfect to cater for in-laws, guests or the growing family. The owners have created a wonderful indoor/outdoor flow with two separate glass enclosed outdoor entertaining areas, one to enjoy the sunset and the other to bask in the morning sun. The right hand wing includes 2 bedrooms, master with parent's retreat and ensuite with spa bath, spacious lounge/theatre room with LCD projector, surround sound speakers and slow combustion fireplace. The main kitchen offers quality polyurethane cabinetry with granite bench tops and splash-back, Miele dishwasher, Smeg oven with roof vented range hood, two dining areas, large laundry and plenty of storage cupboards. The left hand wing offers 2 additional bedrooms, second kitchen with cook top, oven and sink, open plan living and dining area, stylish modern bathroom with 2nd laundry facilities. Reverse cycle split system air conditioning throughout the home ensures year-round comfort and enjoyment for the whole family.
The secondary Council approved tourist and visitor accommodation offers spacious open plan living and sleeping quarters, split system air conditioning, ensuite with adjoining dressing room, large storage room to the rear and parking bay.
Situated approx. 1 hour from the Sydney CBD, approx. 40 mins from the M7 and M2 motorways, Rouse Hill Shopping Centre and only a short drive from local shops, quality private and public schools, the property is within easy reach of the Hawkesbury's many attractions including a vast selection of scenic bushwalks, riding trails, boating and fishing activities.
This is a once in a lifetime opportunity and with so many features to list, an inspection is a must to fully appreciate.
- Air Conditioning
- Built-In Wardrobes
- Close To Schools
- Close To Shops
- Close To Transport
- Large Dam
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2.02 ha / 4.99 acres
3 garage spaces
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