1219, Ballarat-Daylesford Road, Dean, VIC 3363
Spacious Historic Oasis
As you arrive at Hillcrest Farm c.1895 through the high privacy hedges, you feel the history of the home welcome you. This homestead on 7.6 acres, with panoramic views over the surrounding countryside is exceptionally rare.
The current owners of this stunning property have created the ultimate lifestyle property which is a self-sustainable sanctuary. Your family and friends deserve to live the ultimate lifestyle that this home will give you. Sit back enjoy the incredible views and only leave home when you need to.
From the moment you meander through the front gate, the daily grind disappears as this is the property you’ve dreamed of. The home is welcoming and exceptionally comfortable, with a mix of original features and modern fresh tones. Outside, covered verandas are the perfect place to sit and watch the seasons change or snuggle up with a book in the cooler months.
As soon as you enter this magnificent Victorian, through the central hallway it is apparent that the sash windows fill the home with abundant natural light. The high ceilings and polished timber boards are testament to the build quality of the time. The four over-sized bedrooms, the master with floor to ceiling wardrobes, share a family bathroom and separate toilet. The living spaces offer a country style kitchen that flows through to a spacious dining and family area, with a wood fire for those quieter cosy times.
Outside is a beautiful sun-bathed entertaining area, surrounded by fruiting trees. There is a dedicated fire-pit area, bar area, built-in brick BBQ with vintage pizza oven and an undercover spa, ensuring year round fun with family and friends.
Spectacular gardens burst with colour, flowering meadows, wild daffodils, manicured lawns and established trees are ready for your enjoyment.
Adjacent to the homestead is “Lesters’, two impressive separate living areas which have retained their old world charm and have endless options- studio space, yoga retreat or more. There is plenty of shedding including the Old Potato Shed which could be utilised for vintage-style events.
There is an abundance of beautiful outdoor spaces, inclusive of a newly established organic vineyard, picture perfect Greenhouse, cute as a button chicken house, potting shed, holding yard, 1 megalitre dam, 26 solar panels, 3 x 22,700litre water tanks and room for livestock with a fully fenced paddock.
The farm offers scope for a diverse income whether you want to create a market garden, run as a B & B, breed livestock, farming, wedding venue, work from home or start your own home based business (subject to council approval), the options are endless.
Fresh country air, spectacular views, serene beauty and the ultimate in privacy all while still being within easy reach of all your lifestyle amenities.
**** IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE VICTORIAN GOVERNMENT DIRECTIONS, ONLY FULLY VACCINATED PERSONS CAN ATTEND OUR OPEN FOR INSPECTIONS *****