Nestled in the main st of Avoca and set on 2446sqm of land, an outstanding opportunity to purchase a property deep in history. Subdivided in 1856 the land was a central figure in the booming Gold Era of Avoca, with fossicking for gold taking place at the close by river, the coaches carrying gold would pass through the property on its way to the bank in High St.
The current owners have transformed the residence into a unique property ensuring that its heritage is captured throughout its transformation.
Spread over 2 levels, the main residence on street level comprises of 3 Main bedrooms of which 2 have there own bathrooms, the large rumpus room which was once Denny Lascelles Stock and Station agency complete with its original floorboards and double doors opens to High st and all it has to offer.
The open plan kitchen/Meals area has a stylish elegance and feel, complete with modernized cabinetry, upright stove/oven, island bench and dishwasher. An amazing feature is the oversized balcony which in itself is another entertaining precinct for those wonderful summer evenings, accessible by double sliding doors and captures amazing views of the property and its proximity to the river and open parkland.
The fourth bedroom found on the ground floor is set in such a tranquil environment with its own garden setting, its own kitchen, toilet and bathroom – it is really more of a retreat then a bedroom.
Comfort is ensured throughout the year with spilt heating and cooling along with a wood fire Canara.
Externally the 3-car accommodation can be accessed from it’s double gates on high st or from the rear of the property via Dundas St. The well maintained grounds still have some original holding pens from 100 years ago when sheep and cattle were auctioned off when it was the stock and station agency, the pens would be ideal for children wanting to keep a pony or even a horse as there is enough open space to do so .
The property offers an abundance of storage with 4 oversized undercover facilities beyond the car accommodation to store machinery, tools or even wine given the cool temperature it provides
Given its location and proximity to Ballarat, Maryborough and the Pyrenees wine region the property offers a relaxed environment to work, rest and enjoy the very best that regional Victoria has to offer. Only upon an inspection can you really feel the ambiance of this property and what it has to offer.
- Dish washer
- Floor Boards
- Rumpus Room
- Split System Air Conditioning
- Split System Heating