Situated just a 10-minute drive from Maitland, this 17.51-ha (52 acres) estate is nestled in a picturesque rural setting abounding in space and versatility. Offering superb grazing land for cattle or horses, six dams and multiple sheds it is ideal as a working farm. The expansive property, which is within easy reach of the Hunter Valley’s finest wineries, also lends itself the perfect lifestyle property. Separate is also a self-contained cottage and sparkling inground pool.
A tree-lined driveway leads to the incredibly private single-level home. Poised with commanding views over the countryside, it is a comfortable retreat for families. Step inside to a flexible layout and a choice of living areas, including a front lounge with a combustion fireplace. Decorated in soft neutrals, the interior also showcases timber details throughout and a leadlight feature window. A large corner pantry and breakfast bar are included in the farm-style timber kitchen.
The home effortlessly flows outdoors to a large, fenced yard. A separate pergola provides another spot to soak up the scenic rural vistas that stretch across the valley to the mountains. The view can also be enjoyed while relaxing poolside. There is plenty of space to add a tennis court, STCA or orchard. Attached to the house is a triple garage with easy internal access.
A self-contained one-bedroom cottage is a bonus and can be used as a workers’ accommodation, home office or additional retreat. The property is equipped with solar panels for back-to-grid offset. There are three sheds – the largest measuring 6m x 12m with a height clearance suitable for caravans and can accommodate four extra cars. There is also a cattle crush and three water tanks – 2 x 10,000 litres and 1 x 20,000 litres. In addition, the multiple segregated paddocks all have access to dams.
Just a short drive Green Hills Shopping Centre and the New Maitland Hospital, this wonderful acreage offers the best of both worlds. A hard-to-beat location, it retains its country charm with easy access to city conveniences. The property’s dual access also provides an option to build a larger home on the south side of the estate, STCA.
– Brick and tiled home set on a 52-acre estate just outside of Maitland
– Dual road access, tree-lined driveway, sweeping rural outlook
– Multi-zoned kitchen with front lounge, family room and entertainment area
– Three bedrooms all with built-in wardrobes, renovated family bathroom