Scenic Mountain Homestead with Separate Studio and Cottage

Positioned perfectly amongst beautiful established gardens, sprawling lawns and stunning native bushland, this impressive 3-4-bedroom timber constructed homestead has it all, set upon approximately 10.41 hectares (25.72 acres) of rural lifestyle land. Magnificent views to the Yengo National Park reveal the iconic ‘Big Yengo’ and distant mountain ranges beyond, the setting is ‘Absolutely Stunning’. The property is so convenient with access from a tar sealed road yet so privately tucked away. Located approximately a 50 min drive from the M1 motorway interchange Wahroonga/Sydney. 

The gorgeous homestead constructed from Cypress pine comprises spacious open plan living areas and dining, a well-equipped gourmet kitchen with light filled expansive windows taking full advantage of a northerly aspect and looking out into the delightful gardens. A central hallway leads the way to the bedrooms, study and main bathroom. The huge master bedroom incorporates an en-suite, walk in wardrobe and has access onto the extensive verandah. All the secondary bedrooms are oversized, have built in robes and facilitate verandah access. The study/optional 4th bedroom has a built-in desk and book shelves to the ceiling. An internal laundry with built in cupboards has easy access to the outdoors. 

The property features a guest cottage with en-suite, ideal for a potential Airbnb facility, positioned privately from the house, also taking advantage of the lovely garden setting. Additionally, there is a well-constructed substantial self-contained studio located distantly from the homestead which has been previously used for running a business. Offering two separate office rooms, very spacious throughout, amenities, kitchenette, extra storage in an attic which has pull out stairs for easy access, ducted reverse cycle air conditioning for comfort and north facing verandahs. The studio has the added benefit of a 6kva solar system. A farmshed/work shop with a mezzanine level will accommodate all your equipment and storage needs, having power and water connected, could also be suitable for a games room, the choice is yours! 

The design of the home has been very well thought out with insulation qualities in mind. The house is fully insulated throughout making the home easy to heat and cool down adapting to all seasons throughout the year. 

The home has many fine features including timber lined high cathedral ceilings, brush box polished timber floors, ducted reverse cycle air conditioning with separate zones, slow combustion fire place in the living areas, ample cupboard storage throughout and extensive wrap around verandahs. A beautiful north facing outdoor entertainment area looks out over the delightful grounds and glimpses of the sparkling swimming pool with separate spa, located amidst a meandering garden setting, surround by a timber deck. A grass tennis court sets the scene for a set or two. Entertaining your family and friends will be an absolute pleasure, it really is like having your own bushland resort, a real ‘Paradise on Earth’. The list of inclusions for this magnificent property just keep rolling out…   

Internet options to the property include NBN satellite, mobile with Optus and Telstra ADSL. 

The native fauna and flora are prolific in this location with many species of birds and wild life in the area. Stunning species of native trees and shrubs including banksia’s and Geebung to name a few. If you are looking for a unque weekender bush retreat, permanent rural lifestyle property or business venture suitable property, this property has many options to suit your needs. Just a short drive to Kulnura general store with café and post office facilities plus Jerrys café, local mechanic, massage therapist/chiropractor, fresh fruit and vegetable store, two medical centres, pharmacy, rural produce and hardware, irrigation and mower/chain saw shop, rural engineering supplies, golf courses, pony club, community tennis courts and sports field all within 15-30 minutes’ drive from the property. Primary and high schools are serviced by local school bus leaving from the letter A only 10-minute drive away. 45 min drive to Gosford and Westfield Tuggerah shopping centre. 

Things You Will Love About This Versatile Bushland Oasis… 

  • Beautiful timber homestead, studio and cottage on 10.41 hectares (25.72 acres)
  • 3-4 bedrooms
  • Optional study/4th bedroom with built in desk & book shelves
  • Huge master bedroom with ensuite, walk in robe & verandah access
  • Oversized secondary bedrooms with built in robes & verandah access
  • Spacious open plan living and dining area
  • Large gourmet kitchen with Gaggenau gas cook top, grill, steamer, electric oven and ample cupboard storage plus pantry
  • Central hallway to the bedrooms and main, modern bathroom
  • Internal laundry with built in cupboards
  • Polished brush box hardwood floor boards
  • Timber lined cathedral ceilings
  • Ducted reverse cycle air conditioning with separate zones
  • Slow combustion fire place in living area
  • Fully insulated
  • Mains power connected
  • NBN satellite internet connection
  • Water bore supplying crystal-clear spring water
  • Established landscaped gardens
  • Separate guest cottage with ensuite (Potential for Airbnb)
  • Self-contained free standing 90m2 office/studio with 6Kva solar system
  • Two separate rooms, amenities, kitchenette + attic
  • Ducted reverse cycle air conditioning
  • Farm shed with mezzanine (Power & water connected)
  • Sparkling swimming pool and spa with timber deck surrounding
  • Abundant wild life and native flora, and magnificent mountain and bushland views 

Bucketty is a very active and friendly small bush community located on the scenic tourist route 33 to the Hunter Valley, approximately one hours drive from Hornsby.

Expressions of Interest - Closing Date for Submissions 6th June, VENDORS WILL CONSIDER SUBMISSIONS PRIOR TO THE CLOSING DATE

For further details please contact Garry Musgrove M:0429 663 026 or Kurt Musgrove M:0497 281 475

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Address 5385 George Downes Dr, Bucketty
Price SOLD for $1,100,000
Property Type residential
Property ID 137
Category Rural
Land Area 10.41 ha

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