Set on a substantial ½ acre (approx.) of leafy grounds, as well as offering breathtaking panoramic views of the Yarra Valley experienced from almost every room, this four-bedroom plus study residence has been expertly designed over two thoughtfully conceived levels. Showcasing lofty vaulted ceilings with clerestory windows, bluestone feature walls, floor-to-ceiling windows and spacious indoor and outdoor living, the result is a home that offers unhindered entertainment and relaxation.
Set back from the road to ensure the feeling of complete seclusion is enjoyed, step inside and experience an overwhelming wow factor with an interior bridge entry overlooking the main living area, which features an awe-inspiring 17 foot high void with timber-lined ceilings and exposed beams. It's only the beginning of what you will find to be a truly extraordinary home.
The lower level has been devoted to generously proportioned living and entertaining. The carpeted lounge showcases a built-in wood fire heater, split system air-conditioning and like the dining domain, steps outdoors to the fabulous entertaining zone which cascades down to an expansive decking, perfect for hosting larger events or why not simply relax and soak up the views and relish the bird life. Back inside, a separate living area is ideal for casual reclining and is fitted with built-in storage cupboards.
The kitchen offers a stainless steel Euromaid electric double wall oven, gas stove, Miele dishwasher, surplus cupboards (including overhead), series of drawers, corner pantry, built-in chopping board, concealed bin, provision for microwave and a breakfast bar.
You will return home every day for complete rest. The home places the sleeping accommodation on the upper level, beginning with the master which is fitted with a walk-in robe, built-in desk and full ensuite with a skylight strategically placed over the shower. The additional bedrooms share the main bathroom, boasting a 1600mm shower with overhead skylight. The study features a built-in desk, double built-in storage, air-conditioning and leads out to a balcony offering stunning views.
The highly functional laundry is huge and is enhanced with ample cupboards while a comprehensive list of inclusions are summarised as; panel heating throughout, ceiling fans, LED lights, double linen cupboard, security alarm system, water tank, sheds (x2), established gardens, pathways leading to the lower level for easy access, huge backyard with chook pen and fruit trees, double carport and extra parking off the long driveway. A studio/home office affords the family another versatile space and features; concrete flooring, vaulted ceiling, power, water and phone line.
The property offers an outstanding opportunity. Located within the Neighbourhood Residential Zone – Schedule 1 (NRZ1), the 2566m2 (approx.) block comes with plans and permits for a chic three-bedroom dwelling at the front of the existing home.
The home is situated only a short stroll from the Warburton Trail, local bus stop, as well as offering momentary access to Lilydale Railway Station, Lilydale Village, St. Patrick's Primary School, Lilydale Primary School, Yarra Hills Secondary College, Mount Lilydale Mercy College, cafes and restaurants.
This magnificent haven offers one lucky family an appreciable lifestyle change while equally presenting lucrative investment appeal.