From the moment you enter this pristine property, located in Woolshed Valley, it’s like going into another world. Peaceful, idyllic, and serene - surely the ideal escape from today’s fast-paced living. This superb rural lifestyle property, located just 10 minutes from the historic town of Beechworth, is the perfect place to kick back. Relax and enjoy absolute quiet and blissful tranquility as you take in picturesque views over the valley to the surrounding National Park, Mount Sugarloaf, and Kelly's Lookout.
The property comprises 40 acres of fenced land zoned Farming FZ1 with direct access to Reedy Creek along the southern boundary. With water security, a growing issue, this property provides the considerable benefit of a 40 megalitre dam. Plus irrigation license and annual drawing rights from the creek of 40 megalitres, allowing you to grow crops all year round.
Construction of a 280 square metre rammed earth residence with extended roof-line has commenced. It is perfectly positioned to frame those beautiful views of the valley, dam, and feature granite outcrop. The floor-plan comprises three bedrooms including a large master suite plus a study, two bathrooms, open plan living, and dining areas, kitchen with large walk-in pantry, 3m ceilings, a large walled courtyard opening from the living, dining, and study, plus spacious alfresco and terrace areas to enjoy the views. A local builder is available to complete construction, with building and planning permits in place and you can add your own touches to the blank canvas.
Live off-grid with a fully approved, stand-alone 11Kw solar power system, 24Kwh lithium batteries and 13Kva generator, which is more than enough to power the house and the potential for a solar pump at the dam.
A selection of this property's features include:
* 40 acres of pristine land zoned FZ1 with large dam + creek access
* Large 40 megalitre dam + irrigation license + annual drawing rights of 40 megalitres
* 21m x 7m 6-bay Colorbond machinery shed on a slab, 2 enclosed bays with roller doors
* 5m x 2.7m Colorbond shed on slab, plant room for solar system
* 4 x 22,0000 litre stainless steel water tanks on a concrete pad
* 11m x 9m Colorbond barn shed with the phone line in place
* 6m x 6m hay and machinery shed with additional 44,000 litre concrete water tank
* Approved off-grid solar power system in place
* Approved septic system in place, plumbed to the house
This outstanding rural lifestyle escape is only 20 minutes to the Sydney-Melbourne freeway, 35 minutes to the regional centres of Wodonga and Wangaratta. It’s just a one-hour drive to Bright, and the gateway to the mountains, for all your biking, skiing, and alpine hiking.
The historic town of Beechworth is North East Victoria’s best-preserved gold rush town. The town features carefully restored colonial buildings and a lovely mix of galleries, handcrafts, gourmet restaurants, and cafes serve great food and coffee, plus character-filled old pubs and lots more.
Exploring the local area, you’ll find a range of boutique, family-owned vineyards, National Parks, Woolshed Falls, (property is 3km downstream), Beechworth Gorge, the historic Rail Trail and of course, the gold diggings. The property has a unique link to the gold rush era – ask us more when you come to inspect.
Keen to make this tranquil rural haven your own? Come and discover what makes this property so very special. Call RAVIDA REAL ESTATE on 0438 001 225 today to arrange your inspection.