174 Mt Gisborne Road, GISBORNE VIC 3437
MOUNT GISBORNE - Two residences plus a cottage on 20 Ha (50 acres)
Two residences plus a cottage only 3km from the centre of the Gisborne Village shopping centre with spectacular panoramic views overlooking Gisborne to Mount Macedon.
Originally selected in 1857 when Gisborne was first established, Mount Gisborne was purchased by the current owners 43 years ago when Gisborne was just starting to bloom as a sought after inner-country commuter town after the opening of Melbourne (Tullamarine) Airport in 1970.
The main residence circa 1972, is a 255m² Vindin Suares Derwent (brick veneer) Farmhouse with 3 living spaces, 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, very privately located in an established and elevated garden setting at the end of a 650m driveway.
The second residence, circa 1900, is a 146m² weatherboard homestead comprising 2 living spaces, 3 bedrooms and 1 bathroom.
The third residence is a modest 88m² 2 bedroom weatherboard cottage which, subject to council approval, could be replaced with a grand new contemporary residence to take advantage of its northern aspect and beautiful long views.
Other features of Mount Gisborne include a 3 car brick garage, a detached 6m x 9m solar heated indoor pool, further garaging, stables, machinery shed, former shearing shed, other shedding and good water supply.from tanks and 3 dams.
The volcanic well drained soils of Mount Gisborne would suit many uses including horses, cattle, sheep or other agricultural pursuits.
The property features established Cypress tree windbreaks and some beautiful stands of scattered mature native trees and three dams.
Only approximately 35 minutes easy drive (37kms) to Melbourne Airport or 50 minutes (54kms) to Melbourne CBD
- 9 bed
- 4 bath
- Land is 50 acres