SOLD BY MICHAEL BARR AND DAVID WHITE
This stunning federation, French provincial home is set three private acres, surrounded by approximately 170 fruit bearing trees of various species, manicured grounds, Separate self-contained cottage and an impressive infrastructure designed to support the orchard are just a few of the surprises this property has in store.
Relaxing and inviting, this French Provincial home effortlessly translates the elegant yet rustic style reminiscent of the idyllic chateaux.
The charming facade blends seamlessly into the natural surroundings and the slight elevation provides an outlook over the orchard and lawns. Separation is provided by the central fireplace that warms the heart of this sturdy home, the kitchen, dining and living zones all flow out to a generous 3/4 wrap-around veranda. High ceilings and a light, bright colour palette create a feeling of space, while beautiful timber floors and accents provide a touch of class.
Oversized rooms are the standard with this property, boasting a large main bedroom and en-suite as well as a walk-in robe. Additionally, two sizeable rooms both with built-in robes are serviced by a main bathroom. A separate laundry harbours a concealed ladder giving access to the loft space, currently used as a storage area with lights and power.
Outside the home, the expansive grounds are lined with a myriad of fruit bearing trees with busy bees working to pollinate the trees and create some produce of their own. Towards the rear of the property, a chicken coop to house some laying hens and a pump house which provides water for the orchard direct from the creek which bounds the property. Near the creek at the rear of the property is a large 3 bay shed with side access and an open carport which provides room for machinery. Behind the carport near the main residence, a store room and industrial freezer room dedicated to preserving the goods this amazing property offers.
Detached from the main home is a single bedroom cottage which offers an added rental income or a hideaway for teenagers or extended family. The Cottage is 90m2 inside with a large open plan living adjacent to the fully self-contained kitchen. The cottage has its own large bedroom with built in robe, laundry and bathroom as well as a single undercover car park.
The owners have invested a significant amount into infrastructure to support the orchard with subterranean irrigation and isolation valves ensuring the orchard always has enough water. As previously mentioned, the property has two large sheds, one with a carport attached and the other adjoining the chicken coop.
The home and the cottage each have their own rain water tanks (cottage 5000 gallon tank – main house 3000 gallon & 15,000 gallon in ground) . The sewage system is a Taylex system which services both the house and the cottage.
The house has a Beasley Solar Hot Water System as well as a 3kw solar system which almost eliminates any power bills.
Located only 15 minutes’ drive to Noosa Heads, the property is within easy driving distance of everything an astute buyer could ask for. Lake Weyba is 7 minutes down the road and the nearest shopping centre, Noosa Civic is an 8 minute drive. A variety of schooling is also nearby with Eumundi State School being only 6 minutes away as well as many private schools in close proximity.
For more information, please call Michael or Lee or come along to an open home to inspect.
Mulberry Tree – Longan – Tahitian Limes – Calamancia Lines – Olives
Pecan Tree – Mandarins (6 Varieties) – Cumquats (4 Varieties) – Finger Limes
Davidson Plumb – Navel Oranges – Ruby Star Grapefruit – Chocolate Sapote
Carambola (5 Star Fruit) – Blood Oranges – Bananas – Passion Fruit
Blue Berries – Paw Paw – Dragon Fruit – Figs – Lemons – Feijoa & Jaboticaba – Kaffir Lime – Various Veggies & Herbs
Bee Hive & Bee Keeper & Honey Processing Accessories open for negotiation