House of the week: Sapphire Blue Real Estate - Lochiel | Escape to the country

House of the week

  • 4 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • 3 car spaces
  • Lochiel – address on request
  • $749,000
  • Agency: Sapphire Blue Real Estate 6495 7111
  • Contact: Stephen Torr 0414 675 934 and Kara Luimes 0422 497 046
  • Inspect: By appointment

Custom designed and newly built, this family home effortlessly fuses rural charm with contemporary luxury, maximising views of the stunning Lochiel hills from every vantage point. Nestled among an undulating 11.7 hectares (28.9 acres), there is an abundance of space for livestock, horses and gardens; enjoy the privacy, tranquillity and fresh country air.  

Beautifully crafted, this quality four-bedroom home impresses from the moment you enter. The open plan living, kitchen, dining offers a wonderful sense of light and space, with high ceilings, minimalist country elegance, cosy wood fireplace with additional gas heating option, and large windows to capture the picturesque scenery. The kitchen is well appointed with stainless steel appliances, gas cooking and plenty of storage, and the spacious designer bathroom features large shower and freestanding bath. The master suite offers a large walk-in-robe, en suite and french doors leading out to the undercover wrap-around verandah.

Separate to the main house with private driveway access is a quality, fully self-contained 9x12 metre shed/studio, featuring modern bathroom, fireplace, kitchen fixtures, insulation and high roller doors for truck/boat access. There is also potential to convert the space into a separate dwelling with rental potential, or run a business from home. Other features include: 2x tanks 23,600 and 104,000 litres featuring three-way system, gravity fed water to main house, 3x paddocks with new fencing and central pen, spring-fed dam, dual septic, 12x solar panels, double garage with patio plus single carport.