Innovative and contemporary, the sustainability advantages of this remarkable home teamed with the enviable location makes it one of Ballarat's greenest homes. Floor to ceiling north facing windows create a warm and natural flow and the home comprises three double bedrooms with BIRs, including the master with ensuite and WIR, second family bathroom and large European laundry. The open plan living and dining, and beautifully appointed kitchen with stone benchtops, stainless steel oven and dishwasher reinforces the welcoming sense of home. Sliding doors provide seamless access to the private recycled black butt deck which is shaded by a motorised awning. The use of recycled timbers in the garden creates the perfect canvas for the garden beds and lawns which have been prepared along the 'Dry Gardening Australia' guidelines with fruit tree planting, an automated grey watering system and a 4,500L underground rainwater tank. Other features include polished concrete flooring, quality fixtures and fittings throughout and SLUG with direct access. Scoring a 6.8 Star energy rating and boasting a long list of highly sustainable specifications including a 3kw solar PV grid-connect system, internal and external LED lighting, thermal and sound proof internal and external wall insulation, timber framed double glazed windows, solar boosted hydronic greenheat system, four zoned R/C air-conditioners and low carbon footprint water efficient premium appliances. Sitting on the fringe of Lake Wendouree, just off Sturt Street in the heart of Newington and a short stroll to some of Ballarat's finest schools, this home has minimised its environmental impact through clever design with stunning results.