2730 Colac-Forrest Road, Forrest
|4 Beds||2 Baths||Approx 2.7 Hectares||8 car spaces|
OPEN FOR INSPECTION - Monday 5th April 11am - 12noon
Set 3.5kms from the popular mountain biking hub and eco friendly township of Forrest this superb property on approx 7 acres offers an ideal rural lifestyle. Close to the large regional towns of Colac and Geelong and only 35minutes drive to Apollo Bay and all the Great Ocean Road has to offer.
On arrival the white picket fence and long driveway leading to the colonial style house overlooking the expansive acreage creates a picturesque setting with a distinguished estate vibe. The classic wrap around Australian verandah offers a timeless charm; inviting one outside to simply sit and enjoy the beautiful surrounds in privacy.
This spacious four-bedroom single level home is well designed and ideal for a family or able to accommodate many guests. The lounge with wood fire and sitting room are positioned on the northern side and offer gorgeous views of the outdoors. Adjoining this area is dining room and well-appointed kitchen with walk in pantry. The verandah is easily accessed from all sides of the home. The kitchen opens to a large covered outdoor area, ideal for easy entertaining.
There is ample storage throughout, all bedrooms have built in robes. The master bedroom with walk in robe and ensuite is flooded with natural light enjoying views of the outdoors and features French doors leading directly onto the verandah.
The land is a mixture of approximately 1 acre of dedicated native bushland featuring large eucalypts and grass trees at the rear with the remaining acreage home to an orchard, vegetable garden, hot house and shade house both with sprinkler system and beautiful established trees. The property also boasts a garage, woodshed, workshop/storage, huge water capacity 160,000 litres with sophisticated plumbing system, solar panels and batteries enabling significant cost savings.
This established homestead and grounds invites you to enjoy your morning coffee in the treetops while listening to the birds and watching the native wildlife.
• Large 4 bedroom house with 2.7m ceilings
• Multiple living areas
• 2.746 Hectares – 6.78 Acres
• Picturesque environment
• Solar System: 13 panels, 4.1 KW & 2 x 3.5 Batteries
• 160,000 Water Capacity
• Hot house, Shade house, orchard and veggie garden
• NBN (Fixed Wireless) & Mobile Phone Reception
• Wood shed
• Large secure workshop/storage area underneath house. Bench 12m x 1m
Orchard, Hot House, Large sheds/garages, 160,000 water storage, 13 solar panels & 2 batteries