Picture Perfect Queenslander
Imagine the perfect Queenslander residing in the most idyllic setting, then pinch yourself whilst you take a step back in history as you enter this epic home built circa 1895 and sited on ten acres. The traditional layout of the home is intact and brings a sense of nostalgia. Ornate pressed metal ceilings sit majestically above, VJ walls and beautiful honey coloured hoop pine timber floors add warmth whilst the 11 foot ceilings create a feeling of space.
Four spacious bedrooms open off the wide romantic hallway, beautiful floor to ceiling sash windows feature in the two front bedrooms and the other two bedrooms open directly to the wide covered verandah. A large country kitchen with modern additions, seamlessly blends the old with the new. An original wood oven in working order stands proudly opposite a generous free standing stainless steel electric oven with 5 bay gas burner and Blanco stainless range hood. An entertainer's dream, food preparation is made easy on the vast, beautiful solid granite bench tops, a double farm porcelain sink with pull out kitchen tap boasts charm and versatility.
Freshly painted inside and outside, vibrant white throughout gives a youthful air to the Queenslander, only adding to the delicate history of the building. The 10 acres slope down to the homestead where the property levels out - ideal for horses or cattle. The land is mainly cleared, fully boundary fenced and has a level 20 x 40m level horse riding arena. A pretty white picket fence with a rose clad arbour offers entrance to the fenced house yard and cottage garden. A fruit salad orchard is home to olive trees, avocado, limes, lemons, orange, grapefruit, peach, pecan and macadamia trees and an abundant water supply is on hand with two dams and three 5,000 gallon tanks, an Eco safe sand filtration septic system is in place and is serviced annually. A large six bay shed with two enclosed bays is perfect for car accommodation, storage, workshop and is fully powered. NBN is connected, the school bus drives past the front gate, only 10 minutes to the country township of Cooroy. Enjoy hinterland living at its finest and book an inspection now.
37 Happy Jack Creek Road, Ridgewood, Queensland 4563 ( get directions )