Featuring a unique and eye-catching construction of stone and vertical timbers this home sits comfortably on 3094 sqm of near level botanical gardens. Compromising internal celery top pine tree posts, oak floors and stairs plus raked ceilings and a leadlight window, which is only some of the character fittings throughout the home! Mount Wellington views pervade from nearly every avenue of the home, and are highlighted by the seasonal changes which provide a constant kaleidoscope of visual highlights.
The home has been beautifully constructed with stone and vertical timber boards and it radiates warmth and homeliness. Handcrafted timbers and heat-retaining stone feature walls combine with an open floor plan to craft a delightful family residence nestled on the slopes of the mountain in tightly held Fern Tree, while only fifteen minutes from the CBD.
On the ground floor is the timber kitchen with bamboo tops and modern appliances. The dining area/lounge features doors to the substantial deck from which to enjoy the spectacles on offer, which include a myriad of birdlife. The bathroom has a separate shower and toilet, plus the laundry. The big surprise of this home is a room that has a built-in spa in the floor, along with expansive windows. Alternatively, this room would be ideal for use as a study. Two bedrooms, both with robes complete this level.
Upstairs is the spacious master bedroom with raked ceiling and skylight, separate toilet with ample storage, which is perfect for storing linen. Separate again is the shower room plus built-ins.
There is so much detail to this property, for example, there is a separate studio with pine-lined walls and oak floors, which is privately set away from the home. This area would be ideal as a home office, studio or teenage retreat. Adjoining this space is a small workshop. Also on offer are the double carport plus generous off-street parking, tonnes of storage underneath and the property boasts a gutter guard.
Conveniently located on town water, but also enjoying the benefits of several water tanks, which hold up to 44,000 litres of rainwater. This property offers the opportunity to create a superbly comfortable and energy smart low impact home.
Fully fenced this home has so much to offer and is situated on a large parcel of land and provides an opportunity for those interested in self-sufficiency, with a solid greenhouse and wildlife proof veggie patch on offer. There is ample room for a growing family to spread their wings and enjoy outdoor life, while only being 15 minutes drive from the conveniences of Hobart CBD.
Council Rates: $2,000 approx p/a
Water Rates: $180 approx p/a
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