A sweeping driveway leads to a contemporary ranch-style brick/Colorbond executive residence with wide covered wrap-around verandahs and private views over 6.7acres (2.7ha). Manicured lawns and a semi-circle of beautiful, natural bush deliver total privacy. The impressive dimensions are enhanced by the natural light from feature windows throughout seamlessly blending the interior with its surrounds. At the home's heart is a spacious kitchen with expansivetimber benchtops, ample storage space, s/s gas cooktop, electric wall oven, dishwasher, breakfast bar and walk-in pantry. Beyond, the family meals area flows through to the warm and inviting living zone with slow combustion heating, an office/computer room and an enormous rumpus room. The home's elevated rear aspect delivers alfresco verandahs with commanding views over the salt-water in-ground pool and spa.
There are four spacious bedrooms, king-size Master with WIR and ensuite and three queen bedrooms each with BIR sharing a centrally located family bathroom with vanity, bath, shower and separate toilet. The home boasts an abundance of built-in storage and a well-proportioned laundry with external access. Additional features include ducted reverse-cycle air-conditioning, tiled floors in all family areas, floating floorboards in bedrooms, solar hot water 2 x 25000lt water tanks for domestic use, enviro-cycle waste management system and school bus at gate.
The grounds offer excellent shedding including a 12m x 12m colorbond double garage with concrete floor, 3phase power, toilet and 10,000lt water tank plus a roomy carport at each side. There is a fully fenced dog run with kennel plus pool pump house and storage. Approximately half the acreage is cleared to manicured lawns, the remainder natural bush. Fully fenced and gently sloping away from the road, this property would be ideal for horses or alpacas, the cleared acreage allowing for easy erection of internal fencing. Asmall dam delivers stock/paddock water. For those seeking a more self-sufficient lifestyle there is ample room for vegetable gardens and chickens and unlimited scope for the keen gardener.
A dress-circle location only 2.5ms from Clarence Town's shops, school and amenities and with the region's commercial centres of Raymond Terrace (25mins), Maitland (30mins) and Newcastle (50mins) away, this appealingand versatile property offers the very best of rural lifestyle living within easy reach of everything urban.