Setting the standard as one of the Bellarine Peninsula's most elegant country estates within an exceptional location on the fringe of the ever expanding Drysdale township and within easy reach of the recently launched Portarlington Ferry service allowing daily commute to Melbourne's Docklands. The position of this outstanding property enables easy access to famous Peninsula vineyards, golf courses and beaches whist a comfortable 25 minute drive to Geelong CBD.
With Whitcombes Road, Drakes Road and Martins Road frontages, this exclusive property holds a secure aspect within an elevated rural setting. Formally introduced via Drakes Road, the property is flanked by mature olive trees leading to the impressive 65 square (approx) residence of grand proportions. With 2 levels of sheer luxury on offer, the home is beautifully appointed throughout with high ceilings, imposing split staircase and wonderful formal / informal living including lounge /dining (marble open fire) and 4 generous bedrooms (2 with ensuite) full dressing room and spa.
Brilliantly appointed European standard kitchen (more than ample storage space and butler's pantry) leading to the informal living and beyond to extensive outdoor entertaining area (fully paved) featuring automated awning and inground spa.
Meticulously designed to exhibit its immaculately presented private gardens, showing great attention to detail, with parklike surrounds encompassing just over 3 acres of gravelled pathways, birch groves, extensive lawns, timber arbours and water features.
3 recently constructed and highly desirable individual cottages (1 bedroom and open plan) overlooking the picturesque ornamental dam and natural scenery. The cottages are strategically placed to ensure privacy.
Numerous outbuildings include machinery shed, workshop area, biodynamic and award winning olive grove, olive oil and olive retail sales door along with valuable mains water (in addition to tank supplies) completing this rare country estate. Olive varieties include Correggiola, Frantoio, Hardys Mammoth, Kalamata, Manzanillo and UC13A6.
Contract of Sale terms - 10% deposit on signing - settlement 180 days (vacant possession)