Linwen c1850 and 1978 on 8.6 Hectares (21 Acres)
House Sold - ROMSEY VIC
As you wind down this lovely long driveway with immaculate paddocks to the sides, nothing could prepare you for the joy at the end of the road. Linwen is a classic Australian rural homestead of bluestone and brick set amidst stunning mature trees and outbuildings with a sensational view over pastures and farmland beyond.
You will be spell bound from the moment the residence comes into sight. With a large roofline, shady verandahs, beautiful grounds and outdoor entertaining areas, you could be forgiven for forgetting to wander indoors.
The residence is accessed via a large formal entrance hall which houses a magnificent open fire place/sitting room with stunning timber floors.The original period detail is breathtaking in its grandeur and grace and the home boasts four bedrooms, two bathrooms, a large lounge, separate sitting room/snug. A magnificent sized dining room with spectacular timber windows taking in the garden with the kitchen to one end, the kitchen is all things classic and welcoming as a country kitchen should be and there is a convenient mudroom and laundry. Electric split system heating and cooling throughout with two solid fuel heaters and open fires.
Doors spill out onto shady verandahs and a magnificent entertaining deck with spectacular views and a large fire pit/barbeque area is formalised with stone walling.
The huge benefit of a town water supply, bitumen road frontage, original outbuildings and good fencing. There is a terrific established garden, vegetable garden, rose garden, orchard with espalier apples and pears and a chicken coop.
A most desirable country offering an easy drive to the Melbourne CBD and Airport.
- 4 bed
- 2 bath