15 Minutes to Noosa, Waterfront Property
The Lake House is situated between Noosa and Cooroy on the lake front of beautiful Lake Macdonald. Cooroy is only five minutes drive away and has all major amenities including a hospital, dentists, doctors, supermarket and an excellent variety of shops and restaurants including a French patisserie. More comprehensive facilities can be found in nearby Noosa. Cooroy station provides a link to Brisbane. The Bruce Highway is approximately 10 kilometres away providing access to the Sunshine Coast airport (35 minutes) and Brisbane (90 minutes).
Description:The Lake House is an elegant and very private property situated on a no-through road with wide water frontage to Lake Macdonald. The house is an example of timeless elegance in the Queenslander style with an abundance of natural light. The property has been presented to a very high standard and is a comfortable family house with spacious wrap-around verandas. The versatile layout means that the house and its guest wing can provide family and guest accommodation with spacious entertaining, recreational and office areas. The pool has been designed for both healthy exercise and family entertainment and creates a luxurious resort atmosphere for the property. The gardens are delightful and lawns lead down to the lake edge through a beautiful selection of native flowering trees and palms.
Lake House, situated in 5 acres of gardens, is approached through automatic gates along a gravelled drive, over a Japanese bridge and lily pond, to a parking area in front of the house. A small spur leads to garaging for 5 cars, with electronic doors, and to a large shed. Areas for additional parking are available. The very private, north facing gardens lead down to the lake with extra wide frontage and views. The lawn is decorated with beds containing frangipani, palms, pili pili trees, hibiscus and a magnificent mango tree. The display gardens are well stocked with bromeliads, hibiscus, ginger, strelitzia, roheos and gardenias
There are substantial covered decks surrounding the house and annex, and a dining area with a table for 14 guests overlooks the lake. Two other smaller dining areas are available. The resort sized swimming pool is a major feature of the property designed for both serious swimmers and family fun. A gazebo and large undercover lounge areas provide shade for bathers and additional dining areas.
There is an excellent and varied selection of schooling in the area as well as sporting facilities including a number of fine golf courses at Noosa, Coolum and Noosa Springs. The surrounding countryside offers extensive walking and riding through a well-linked network of paths. Lake Macdonald is very peaceful and provides opportunities for canoeing, paddle boarding and fishing. Power boats of any kind are prohibited. 20 varieties of bird life have been seen on the lake including sea eagles, black swans, cormorants, pelicans and kingfishers.