Built in the late 1980s, this two bedroom, 1 bathroom home is an off-grid retreat with plenty of creature comforts, perfect as either as a weekender or permanent home. Set on approximately 5 acres in beautiful Wheatsheaf, the property offers privacy and peace within minutes of the townships of Daylesford and Glenlyon, 25 minutes to Woodend and 15 minutes to Malmsbury train station.
Enjoy views of the large dam and surrounding bush from verandahs on three sides of the home and the two decked entrances. The kitchen features a Chef 4 burner gas stove, Rayburn wood stove, and a pantry. With underfloor insulation, cork floors, and a Ned Kelly wood heater, the home is cosy all year round. The back verandah is canopied and perfect for enjoying lazy summer days.
The exterior features a 4 x 6 m carport, stone walls, a greenhouse, chicken enclosure, woodshed, a 22,000 litre water tank, and a gravity-fed dam with a jetty and a water pump. The off-grid system includes 18 solar panels, solar back up generator, solar hot water with instant gas backup and booster on roof.
Escape the rush in this comfortable and private setting.