Expressions of Interest closing Friday 26th November 2021 @ 5pm
Original 1950’s fully renovated weatherboard home in fabulous garden setting. An outstanding property just 18 minutes to Albury Wodonga. Offering convenience, quality living, privacy and productivity.
120 acres - 48 ha (approx.)
Situated in the popular Indigo Valley/ Barnawartha North area just 18 minutes to Albury-Wodonga via the Hume Freeway. 30 minutes to Albury Airport and three (3) hours’ drive to Melbourne.
“Spring Bank” has been lovingly refurbished over the past 20 years to create a magnificent property in a most popular area of North East Victoria. The 1950’s weatherboard home has a charming entrance with a wide veranda enclosing the home. Grand twisted concrete pillars supporting the verandas give a feel of comfortable opulence.
Upon entering the home, the many features of the era are evident. These include 11-foot ceilings, polished Murray pine floors, open fire place and ceiling roses.
The spacious living includes the formal lounge and dining room, family room and modern kitchen complete with Essa stone bench tops, an abundance of bench space and storage quality appliances throughout.
The family room has a slow combustion wood heater and French doors leading to an entertainment deck and the garden beyond. Adjacent to the living areas is a gorgeous Conservatory currently being used as a study which overlooks the garden and has a north facing aspect.
The home comprises Three (3) double bedrooms all with built in robes and overhead fans. There are two (2) bathrooms both completely refurbished. The well-appointed laundry has Cesar stone bench tops and an abundance of storage.
At the rear of the home there is a huge decked area, partially under roof with sitting area, dining area, fire pit and a Plunge swimming pool with an adjoining hot tub. Fully fenced. This area is an entertainer’s delight in all the seasons.
A double carport under roof and a fourth (4) bedroom or gym completes this beautiful home.
Garden and surrounds:
The garden surrounding this home is approximately two (2) acres and can only be described as “park like” with a well-designed variety of garden rooms and rock edged garden beds. The current vendors have created a magnificent garden with spacious lawn areas and relaxing sitting areas, that offers peace and tranquillity. There is a myriad of established trees both native and European with Silver birches, Liquid ambers, maples and a large variety of fruit trees. These include plums, apples, quince, cherries citrus and nuts. Well mulched garden beds include agapanthus, rose, salvias to name just a few. Only an inspection will the true beauty of this garden be discovered
The land at “Springbank” can be described as strong creek flats, predominately loam soils with a small area of lower hill country. The pasture is improved in some paddocks and is rye and clover throughout with other sections of native pasture. The property is currently utilised as cattle fattening block and would readily convert into same under new management.
The “Springbank” water supply can be described as quality and in abundance with multiple choices for water, the home and surrounds is supplied via an automatic bore as well as rainwater. Stock water is also provided via the 4 dams and kookaburra creek. the bore water is automatically pumped to a header tank with a gravity feed back to the gardens and house.
The “Springbank” improvements are all in good order and are ample for a property of this size, they include;
• Quality shedding including open, lock up and hay style sheds as well as other garden style sheds.
• Bore and infrastructure as relates to the bore.
• Pumps and equipment as relates to the watering systems.
• Steel cattle yards with head bale.
• Tennis court.
• Plunge pool and spa.
- Air Conditioning
- Split-System Air Conditioning
- Split-System Heating
- Outdoor Entertainment Area
- Outside Spa
- Secure Parking
- Swimming Pool - Above Ground
- Tennis Court
- Built-in Wardrobes