“THE ROOK” on 62.54 Ha (154 Acres)
Acreage Semi-rural - BULLENGAROOK VIC
Outstanding small scale working farm and lifestyle property.
Situated between the vibrant and progressive townships of Gisborne and Bacchus Marsh in the quiet farming hamlet of Bullengarook “The Rook” presents as an outstanding small scale farming enterprise and lifestyle property which boasts a beautiful contemporary family home in a classic rural setting, stunning views to surrounding hills and valleys, an abundance of water, fertile pastures and terrific farm infrastructure all within an hour of Melbourne CBD via the Calder highway.
Perfectly sited for privacy and aspect the home sits amid park like surrounds at the end of a long and meandering driveway surrounded by century old eucalypt trees, expansive lawns and a lake like ornamental dam. The home offers four large bedrooms, the main with large walk in robe and beautiful ensuite bathroom, whilst the others have built in robes and share a large, stylish and well-designed family bathroom. There are two large living areas as well as a study and fantastic shaker style country Kitchen with stone benchtops, modern appliances, walk in pantry and loads of bench and cupboard space. Large windows in every room offer stunning rural views and the style is contemporary country with polished timber floors, stylish and practical décor, stone feature walls and a fantastic double sided slow combustion wood heater for warmth and ambience.
Set up for sheep, the farm is equally suited to cattle, horses, alpaca, goats and a range of alternative farming pursuits. Water is in abundance from an excellent potable bore, four dams and a winter creek and the pasture has benefited from regular pasture improvement and well managed stock levels. The farm has very good fencing, farm vehicle and truck access and there is a fantastic large multipurpose farm building which incorporates a full tradesman’s workshop, hay and farm machinery storage shed and well planned and constructed shearing complex.
General farm infrastructure includes two stables, terrific tack room, dog run and fox proof chook shed and the rear of the property abuts the stunning Lerderderg state park (Pyrete section) with native wildlife in abundance incredible vistas, winter creeks and a beautiful winter waterfall.