Nestled on the side of a hill in the Macquarie River goldfields is this unique, secluded retreat on 70 hectares with spectacular Eastern views and river frontage. An ideal place for writers and artists to work or for families to take time out to reconnect with nature or to experience living in the bush before they buy.
Located just 30 minutes from the regional cities of Bathurst and Orange, explore the local wineries, visit the early gold mining towns of Hill End and Sofala, see where gold was first discovered at Ophir or try panning for gold yourself.
Comfortably furnished, this home has both a gas and a wood stove, dishwasher and front loader washing machine. There is an outdoor kitchen with a wood fueled stove and BBQ as well as a gas BBQ on the deck. For your communication needs, A Telstra mobile connection and a satellite broadband service are available on the premises.
This home is ideal for children and pets and is wheelchair accessible. There are toys and games to play, a trampoline and a recently constructed tree house. Our DVD collection provides a selection of movies for children and adults. Your pets can sleep inside at night, or the large deck can be cordoned off to keep them safe.
Upstairs is a library, office with futon sofa bed and two bedrooms with queen sized beds. Downstairs is the children’s room with double decker beds and trundle with a queen sized bedroom next door. Another bedroom with a double sized bed is off the lounge area.
The bathroom has a shower and a large bath with the laundry off the kitchen. Please note water restrictions apply during the dry season for use of the bath as we use rainwater.
No recreational motor bikes or quad bikes are allowed on this property. Shooting and hunting is also prohibited because we love our wildlife and they too have a right to live in this very special place.
This property has been used as an executive retreat for small groups. Long stays are welcomed.