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"THE MANSE" - CIRCA 1884
- 3 Beds
- 2 Baths
- 4 Cars
- Not often does a outstanding home such as this appear for sale.
- Approx. 30 square Rendered Bluestone Residence
- Quaint Chapel, ideal renovation project
- Beautifully manicured grounds
Handcrafted from original bluestone then rendered over 2 years in 1883 & 1884, the homestead was constructed for the Presbyterian minister of the day & moved into private ownership in the 1950's.
The property has been meticulously renovated to keep in line with era along with adding many modern conveniences for today's comfortable living.
Comprising of 3 bedrooms with a large ensuite to the main, formal lounge room at the front of the property, formal dining room plus a modern renovated kitchen & family room.
The home has a grand facade with tessellated tiles, iron fretwork & a large veranda. When entering the home you step into another era with 12 foot high ceilings in the central hall which services the living areas & bedrooms, polished floor boards through out along with ornamental cornices & marble fire places.
Externally the grounds are beautifully established with specimen trees such as Fig, Peppercorn & Lilly Pilly along with an abundance of fruit trees in the orchard. There is undercover car spaces for 4 vehicles & a beautiful entertainment area off the breakfast meals room which captures the morning sun.
For the handy man there is a quaint chapel (circa 1939) at front of the property which was re-located from Drumborg in the Western District. It has been re-stumped, new roof & electricity is connected. It would be an ideal project to renovate for your own use or as a potential bed & breakfast.
The 13.4 acres the home resides on is zoned residential & well set up for a small hobby farm or could be further established for horses.
The DC Farren oval in Mortlake is located directly opposite the property and seen as the heart of the community where many meetings & local sporting events occur - the local schools & industry also offer a great community feel.
Situated on the Hamilton Highway with many local service businesses.
30mins - Warrnambool
1hr 30mins - Ballarat
2hr 30mins - Melbourne
Local facilities include
St Colman's Primary School
Mortlake College P-12
Abbeyfield Aged Care
Award winning Clarkes Pies factory & shop front.
A once in a lifetime opportunity is presented here - now is the time to act and arrange your private inspection!
5.2609 ha / 13 acres
4 garage spaces
All information about the property has been provided to Ray White by third parties. Ray White has not verified the information and does not warrant its accuracy or completeness. Parties should make and rely on their own enquiries in relation to the property.
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