A landmark building prominently situated on a large corner block on Macarthur’s main thoroughfare. Thoughtfully and sympathetically transformed into a charming family home retaining the features of yesteryear. Also suited for B & B purposes. Spacious living areas included 3 brms, lounge, drawing and sitting rooms and renovated kitchen and bathroom.
LOCATION: Prominently situated at 55 High Street and the corner of Eversley Street, Macarthur. The property has sealed road access and is located midway between Hamilton (36km), Port Fairy (49km), Portland (67km) and Warrnambool (68km) within easy commuting distance – perfect for a regionally based occupation.
SERVICES: Centrally situated on Macarthur’s main thoroughfare and within easy walking distance to Macarthur’s amenities. Macarthur is an attractive rural township offering basic trade and retail services, sporting facilities(tennis/bowls/swimming pool/playground), hotel,medical facilities including the hospital, a primary school and a great sense of community.
TYPE: Bluestone with galvanized iron roof (Circa 1880’s)
BEDROOMS: Currently set-up as 3 bedrooms, the main bedroom has a large built-in robe, 2nd Bedroom with reverse cycle air conditioning then 3rd bedroom with built-in robe.
LIVING AREAS: Massive formal lounge room with 15’ – 16” ceilings opening onto air locked front tiled foyer. The lounge includes gas heating and an adjoining powder room plus a separate cloak room/ liquor room/cellar off the lounge with safe. Adjacent is the sitting room with reverse cycle air conditioning and polished floorboards. There is a 3rd sitting room/nook /smokers room with OFP and marble surrounds, with adjoining strong room ideal for a cellar or safe storage purposes.
KITCHEN: Traditional style kitchen with IXL wood stove,new stainless steel Westinghouse electric oven and hood. The kitchen is sympathetically renovated with a small island bench and hardwood bench top, new glass and timber cupboards. Adjacent to the kitchen there is a traditional style pantry/storage room.
APPLIANCES/HEATING: Reverse cycle air conditioning units x 2, Electric hot waterservice, Westinghouse electric oven & range hood, IXL wood stove, 2000 Gallon freshwater tank plus 8000 gallon underground tank.
BATHROOMS: Huge bathroom featuring a claw foot bath, twin period style vanity and separate shower recess. There is a large separate toilet plus external toilet at the rear of the house.
GARAGE: Original large laundry accessed off the back verandah with a westerly facing deck for outside entertainment overlooking the garden. Also included a 12m x 6m lockable steel garage/workshop with concrete floor. Two other garden/wood sheds.
COMMENTS: A landmark Macarthur building, which has been sympathetically transformed into a spacious home, retaining the features of yesteryear. A charming family home ideally also for bed & breakfast purposes.
OWNERS KEEN TO SELL! - PRICE REDUCED.
Highlight Feature: Bluestone Home, Bed & Breakfast potential, Transformed Historic Home
Year Built: 1880
Land Area: 2,126 sqm
Parking: 2 cars