Little Wood - Straw Bale Sustainable Living on 1.5Ha
House - WOODEND VIC
Tucked away within a very private and beautiful treed setting, this property is the ideal tree changer and is less than 2km from Woodend V-Line station and the shopping village.
Located at the end of a lovely long driveway the residence is sited to enjoy a terrific orientation to the north. A large open plan living area showcases a ceiling height of 4.5m featuring clerestory windows and incorporates the lounge, dining and kitchen with Belling cooker, handmade terracotta tiles and a double porcelain sink. Stunning timber floors, a cedar feature wall and a magnificent handmade curved Mediterranean tiled wall make a stunning back drop to the Metro wood heater and exude warmth and charm.
Three bedrooms include a large main bedroom with en-suite bathroom and walk-in robe, there is also a mezzanine level which can be used as a study/office or fourth bedroom. Main bathroom with claw foot bath and European laundry.
Built of hand rendered straw bale and featuring local timbers milled entirely on site, the home is charming and practical and one of a kind with a verandah and decking accessing a fenced area at the rear ideal for a secure play space or for the pooch.
Other features include double glazing, stunning 100 year old stained glass windows, 1.5kw solar system to grid from a 5kw inverter and a 7.2 energy star rating, pizza oven, double carport, separate barn/outbuilding with concrete floor, power and mezzanine storage and lined storage areas. Garden shed, wood store and rain water storage tanks (approx.175,000 litres in total), dam and new Taylex septic treatment system, fenced in veggie garden, chicken coop, fruit trees and berries.
- 3 bed
- 2 bath
- 2 Parking Spaces
- Land is 1.50 hectare
- 2 Carport