There is absolutely nothing quite like this property, the intrigue, the serenity, the privacy … completely refreshing and captivating!
This original cottage is nestled in the historical village of Bellbrook, high on banks of the stunning Macleay River. The 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom home rests on 1 acre of land amongst beautiful gardens and stunning rural and mountains views.
Sitting back on any of the 3 verandas, you will enjoy the beautiful fragrances flowing from the garden, the vibrant colours and the wonderful sounds from the abundant birdlife that is attracted to this cottage garden. Why not stroll along the manicured paths which freely lead you to many different points of interest throughout the estate. There is something new and interesting to look at with every turn.
Built in the 1880s from local hardwoods, the home has been partially renovated to include an open plan kitchen (with antique fuel stove), lounge, dining area; the main bedroom boasts an ensuite and recent improvements include a new roof. The cottage comes complete with a powered artist’s studio and workshop, privately set tea house and a double lock up garage. The extensive established gardens also include fruit trees and a vegetable patch providing plenty of privacy and organic produce. Put your feet up, let the creative juices flow and enjoy the peace and tranquillity.
The village of Bellbrook offers its own Doctor, general store, post office, primary school, hotel, holiday cabins, community hall, tourist gallery and tennis courts. There is also some of the most amazing fresh water fishing to be had, swimming, bushwalking and 4×4 driving in the area. Bellbrook is only 40 minutes west of Kempsey or 3.5 hours north of Newcastle.
Holding a slightly elevated position on the edge of the village, the cottage is 2 mins walk to everything and 5 mins walk to the river. The property comprises of 2 titles enabling possible future subdivision (subject to council approval). Don’t forget if you are escaping from the City, apply now for the State Government $7000 relocation grant.
Call or email me anytime to discuss this property or to book your inspection … you will be impressed!