This spacious barn, offering 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, a commodious lounge room complete with a Coonara for those cosy winter nights, a chef's equipped kitchen, home office, laundry with a great deal of storage and a spacious second lounge room complete with a bar and room for a pool table. Built on 1.16hectares with a vast range of trees. The property is situated on the historic tracks of the 'Beechy Rail Trail', a well known attraction due to its use in the 1900's.
For families with children attending school, there are a wide range of primary schools and secondary schools just 18 kilometres away, and there is a bus service available and the bus stop is just 100 metres away from the home. If your family is into their sports, there is a tennis court just 100 metres away from the home, which has a functioning tennis club. Perfect for a weekend family hit or for a competition experience. If you enjoy your footy and netball, the family friendly Otway Demons Football Netball club is located in Gellibrand.
This beautiful property has a lot to offer any family that wishes for a relaxing life, and enough room to play with their family, in a quiet and tranquil environment away from loud city noises and instead flushed with harmonies of wild birds. This block would be fitting for a family that wants to ride motorbikes through the uncultivated country or get animals as there is a fenced off paddock that is secure. And forget driving a long distance to be able to go to a local market, instead walk next door to the community hub and there is a market held there, which is full of homemade produce and local craftsmanship.
Let's talk tourism and AirBnB potential, placed in the beautiful Otways, the location of this home is ideal in distance to local attractions, including Otway Fly Treetop Adventures, which is only 26 minutes drive. If you are looking for a more shopping based experience, in 16 minutes you'll reach the town of Colac, which has a lot to offer with a broad range of restaurants and retail stores. If you are looking for a more local experience, just 7 minutes by car, you'll reach the town of Gellibrand, where you'll find a local store, recreational sports ground, and good old fashioned country pub. A serene day at the beach is not too much to ask for as a quick 1 hour drive, will land you on the white sandy beaches of Lorne, or if the beach isn't your scene, then there is an extensive list of waterfalls that offer a fresh and calming experience, with these ranging from around a 30 minute drive, perfect for a day trip. For families or couples that make the frequent trip to Geelong, this is a quick hour drive and you'll hit the busy city of Greater Western Geelong. If you have a sweet tooth or just have a passion for chocolate, then the Great Ocean Road Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery, is the place for you, which you can reach in just an hour. Going the other direction you are within close proximity to the magnificent rock stacks, The Twelve Apostles, formed on the Southern Ocean of Victoria's coastline.
- 5 bay garage (3 open bays and 2 lockable/sealed areas)
- Cubby House
- Chook Shed and Run
- Storage shed and water available in fenced paddock