If you are after a property that is in a handy location to Bendigo approx. 35 minutes with Castlemaine only 15 minutes approx. that offers peace and quiet this maybe for you. This 5 acre property is set up with a permit to run dogs, currently set up for greyhoundâs with day yards, training runs, inside yards, double carport plus an old army style shed which could be converted into extra accommodation, fantastic space for the teenagerâs. Plenty of water with two dams both with petrol firefighting pumps, rain water tanks for the house, solar panels 1.5kw. The home has 3 generous size bedrooms, updated bathroom, recently renovated kitchen with excellent cupboard space with gas cooker. Open plan kitchen/meals/living area, excellent heating and cooling. From the front verandah you can sit and enjoy looking over your block, the back porch is ideal for the barbecue off from the kitchen/meals area. This property could be transformed for horses, ideal for a young family, or just waiting for anybody wanting to have some space around them.
Down a private long driveway sits a very peaceful haven. waiting for those who are looking for an off grid, alternative home. Over half a metre of insulation is just one of the benefits of living in a custom built Straw Bale home along with the non toxic environment that absorbs moisture, the depth and soft curves of the window sills and the exterior walls. There's an undeniable ambience with this Eco friendly home that is one of the ultimate alternatives for those looking to leave very little footprint on the planet. A 2 bedroom , 2 bathroom , open plan living home, powered with 5kw of Solar panels and a large back-up battery system and generator. Heating comes from a cozy wood fire and oven and there is no shortage of firewood. The kitchen is a good size with a huge pantry for storage of not only ample food, but appliances and cleaning tools. The living , dining room are spacious and have serene views out to the natural bush setting. Both bedrooms are a large enough for queen beds and robes. The Master bedroom having a walk in robe and ensuite. Bedrooms and living areas all have tailor made curtains and carpets. A separate bathroom leads into the large laundry with an external door to the back veranda. The veranda is enclosed with shade cloth making a beautiful breeze way / fernery. A carport at the side of the home also houses a garden shed with the battery backup and room for storage. This area could also be used for outdoor entertaining and family bbq's The front veranda overlooks the bulk of the land and down to the very full dam and shedding. All up 20 acres which is partly cleared and landscaped and the remainder mainly light bushland with an undulating rise and fall. The 3 meg dam is full after good rainfall this month. Not only valuable for the garden but also a peaceful space to sit and appreciate the landscape and the wildlife. Only a 10 minute drive to Heathcote and situated within kilometres of some of Heathcotes finest Shiraz wineries. The perfect private getaway. " And He Huffed and He Puffed and He Huffed and He Puffed and He Could NOT Blow This House Down. "